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Rent-A-GEO proposal from Michelle, W5NYV, at ORI.
$2000/month/MHz paid for served agencies, ARRL, AMSAT-NA, ......?
In the interim, while we wait for our own ham-band-only GEO sat(s).
On Oct 4, 2019, at 6:40 AM, KC9SGV via Groups.Io <kc9sgv@...
FEMA, other served agencies, ARRL, AMSAT-NA, any company who wants advertising exposure, etc.Not the individual ham.
On Oct 3, 2019, at 9:44 AM, Charles Hargrove <n2nov@...> wrote:
Who has $2,000 per month per Mhz of spectrum on a commercial satellite?
On 10/3/2019 10:02 AM, KC9SGV wrote:
The ideal is of course "ham radio all the way".
We will get there....
Once we have $5mil and years of R&D to get such a GEO sat up.
In the *interim....*
We have the above proposal.
At $2000/month/MHz on an end of life GEO TV Comsat.
We will learn lots about aggregators and GEO ops in general.
Excellent Emcomm use in the mean time.
See more at https://groups.io/g/GEO
Charles J. Hargrove - N2NOV
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