Moonbounce Enthusiasts Enjoy Conference, Brittany Coast


The site of the gigantic antenna in France that received the first live TV broadcast from the US via the Telstar satellite served as the backdrop August 25-26, as more than 100 moonbounce (EME) enthusiasts from 18 countries gathered to compare…

Source: www.hamradiotoday.com

Nice summary of the 16th Annual International EME Conference held 25 – 26 August 2014 at Parc du Radome in Northern Brittany.  The large dish antenna at this site was the receiving end of the first TV satellite link between the U.S. and Europe back in July 1962.  The conference attracted about 100 participants from 18 countries.  Those attending the event participated in two dozen moon-bounce-related topics.  Aloha de Russ (KH6JRM).

See on Scoop.itKH6JRM’s Amateur Radio Blog

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