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    09/21/2012 | Everett Gracey, WA6CBA (SK)

    Everett Gracey, WA6CBA, of Grass Valley, California, passed away on August 26. He was 90. In 1979, Gracey -- along with Ken, K6HCP, and Jacqui Holladay -- founded Mirage Communications. He was also the founder of RF Concepts.
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    02/11/2012 | NASA Selects AMSAT Fox Satellite to Join Program

    NASA has selected AMSAT's Fox satellite to be a part its Educational Launch of Nanosat program
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  • 10/06/2009 | Astronaut Fernando “Frank” Caldeiro, KE4RFI (SK)

    NASA Astronaut Fernando “Frank” Caldeiro, KE4RFI, passed away on October 3 after a more than two year battle with a brain tumor. He was 51. Caldeiro was a member of the Astronaut Class of 1996 and most recently was assigned to the WB-57 High A
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    08/25/2009 | Space Shuttle Discovery to Launch with Three Hams on Board

    Tuesday's launch of the Space Shuttle Discovery (STS-128) was scuttled when thunderstorms -- including a lightning strike just five miles from the launch pad -- popped up unexpectedly Monday evening, continuing into Tuesday morning. The shuttle, wi
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    05/29/2008 | Amateurs Assist with Florida Fires

    Amateur Radio operators in Brevard County, Florida responded in a support role during a recent spate of wildfires that ravaged the towns of Palm Bay and Malabar. The fires, all of which were deemed "suspicious" by fire authorities, began on Sund
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