Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Owen Kay Garriott (11, 22, 1930 – 4, 15, 2019)

SK  4, 15, 2019
Owen Garriott W5LFL was the 1st Amateur Radio Op. to transmit from space. I remember hearing him load and clear. I was one of the thousands of earth based stations calling him but I was not lucky enough to complete a contact. I did send a SWL card to him and received one back from him. He will go down in Ham Radio History..... Jack WB9OTX
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