[Coco] KA9Q?!?!?! WHY DIDN'T SOMEBODY TELL ME ???
kiteman at vom.com
Wed Nov 1 05:26:35 EST 2006
From QRZ, here is the scoop on PHILIP R KARN, JR:
On 31 Oct 2006 at 23:17, KnudsenMJ at aol.com wrote:
> In a message dated 10/31/06 5:54:47 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> puritan_2076 at yahoo.com writes:
> I was looking for something else and found an OS-9 faq with a question about
> TCP/IP. I was curious, so I clicked on that question. It mentioned a program
> called KA9Q that was on rtsi.
> I've been meaning to ask this for years, but --
> I worked with a young guy named Phil Karn back in the early 80s. I could
> swear that KA9Q was his (Extra-class) Ham call. He was just the sort o guy to
> develop something like KA9Q -- he was a pioneer in Ham satellite radio,
> building his own gear, and generally staying on the cutting edge. I disremember
> where he went after Bell Labs. --Mike K.
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