Re: Introductory letter.

From: Bruce MacDonald (macdonalddevizes@tiscali.co.uk)
Date: Tue Nov 30 2004 - 13:00:24 EST

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    Welcome to See-Sat L Alberto!  Nice to have you aboard.
    
    Best wishes
    
    Bruce
    
    Bruce MacDonald
    COSPAR Site 2751
    Devizes, Wiltshire, UK
    51.5440 N 1.9849 W 125m (WGS84)
    ----- Original Message -----
    From: "Alberto Rango" <alberto.rango@tin.it>
    To: <SeeSat-L@satobs.org>
    Sent: Tuesday, November 30, 2004 2:17 PM
    Subject: Introductory letter.
    
    
    >
    > Newcomer  to  SeeSat,   briefly,  I would  like  to introduce  myself  to
    > the SeeSat  members.  Aged 62,  I  have been observing sats since 1960
    > (60 Iota 1). Contacted by Mr Pierre Neirinck in 1962, I observed more
    > professionally sats up to 1966. After 30 years of obs interruption, mainly
    > due to  my  absorbing  profession of navy officer,  I resumed sat obs in
    > 1996 after retirement from the navy,  keeping  contact  again with Pierre
    > Neirinck.  I am a traditional visual observer,  from two sites in Italy
    > (4541
    > Rome and 4641 Bari).  My  HW is made up of a radio controlled watch,
    > two Lap memory 10 CASIO  stopwatches, one good binoculars VIXEN
    > 10x50   and a very recent binoculars,  not yet  tested, ANTARES 15x70 .
    > I  have  SW   for sats passing prediction and coordinates  calculation of
    > observed points and ...a lot of...passion for sats.  I am an  observer,
    not
    > an analyst.  In total,  I observed more than 5000 transits .  I used to be
    a
    > subscriber  of  [dsat] since mid 2003.
    > It is a privilege and I am honoured to be in the SeeSat.
    >
    > Alberto  Rango
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