Last Friday and Saturday evening 6 and 7 September 2019, Michel Arts (PE1NVK) and Simon Bijlsma (PA7SB) operated the Dwingeloo telescope to make it act as an ‘Earth Moon Earth’ (EME) relay station for scouting groups who wanted to try out their self-built antennas in preparation for the coming ‘Jamboree On The Air’ (JOTA) on […]
About Simon Bijlsma (PA7SB)
Enthusiastic guide since 2008. Amateur radio astronomer and radio amateur. At public events I usualy give demonstrations of 'radio meteor scatter':listening to 'shooting stars'. And 'radio JOVE'; listening to the radiowaves from Jupiter and its moon Io.
Entries by Simon Bijlsma (PA7SB)
Observing meteors During our special openings and stargazing evenings, dozens of visitors are interested in observing meteors. This is why CAMRAS volunteers Simon Bijlsma (PA7SB) and Frans de Jong (PE1RXJ) have put more information on the astronomy page for those who want to read it again or want to know more. It concerns four articles: […]
On Saturday 15 and Sunday 16 September, the third European conference on Amateur Radio Astronomy, EUCARA 2018, took place at the Astropeiler Stockert Radio Telescope in Germany. There we received a warm hospitality from the Stockert volunteers. There were 59 participants from 8 different countries, including Belgium, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Sweden, the United […]