[amsat-bb] US barriers to orbit (Re: Amateur communication satellites)

Peter Laws plaws0 at gmail.com
Wed Jun 29 20:51:46 UTC 2016

On Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 2:28 PM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:
> The FCC had held up our Advance Notice (API) filing on the Naval Academy's
> last 5 Amateur Satellites (2 in orbit!) in a disagreement over whether
> Amateur Satellites built by students at the Service Academies can be
> amateur or must operate under NTIA rules in Federal Bands.

Ugh.  Thanks for the explanation, though.

Peter Laws | N5UWY | plaws plaws net | Travel by Train!

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