Courtney Duncan, N5BF, will be delivering an incredible, thought provoking Keynote Presentation at the upcoming March 12-13 QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo. Courtney will be speaking about the importance of amateur radio and other technical hobbies in advancing mankind’s biggest projects. As an example, missions to deep space, the Moon and Mars, are supported by JPL and NASA engineers, many of whom are amateur radio operators.
Courtney recently retired from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory after 35 years of working on radios for spacecraft including the Mars Rover and helicopter. He is currently President of the San Bernardino Microwave Association and active in EME Moonbounce and 10Ghz contesting.