Ham Hears Mars Orbiter 45 Million Miles From Earth Slashdot

Richard L. James writes “As reported on the Mars-net email list Flight Refuelling Amateur Radio Society’s resident satcom + WLAN guru Paul J. Marsh (M0EYT) has managed to detect and receive NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter on X band at a staggering range of 45 million miles from Earth using a home made receiver setup and a RFspace SDR-14 software radio.”