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[l] at 7/11/19 2:45pm
Tanan Rangseeprom HS1JAN, Project Manager of the new amateur radio linear transponder (SSB/CW) satellite JAISAT-1 launched July 5, has requested telemetry data from the 435.700 MHz beacon. On the AMSAT Bulletin Board Tanan posted: RAST President Dr.Jakkree Hantongkom HS1FVL who … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CubeSat, Ham Radio, JAISAT-1, satellite]

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[l] at 7/8/19 12:48pm
Alan BA1DU reports the Amateur Radio satellite CAS-7B (BP-1B) is expected to launch at 05:00 GMT on July 22, 2019 The launch vehicle Hyperbola-1 will run for 862.0206 seconds and then CAS-7B satellite will be deployed at 05:14:22.0206 GMT. IARU … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CAMSAT, CAS-7B, Ham Radio, satellite]

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[l] at 7/6/19 12:57pm
The TX Factor show visits the National Radio Centre at Bletchley Park where Noel Matthews G8GTZ and Graham Shirville G3VZV demonstrate how to set up and operate using the amateur radio transponders on the new geostationary satellite Qatar-Oscar-100 (QO-100). Plus, … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Geostationary, Ham Radio, QO-100, satellite]

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[l] at 6/24/19 1:27pm
Amateur radio satellites are expected to be launched between 0330-0730 GMT on June 25, 2019 on SpaceX Falcon Heavy STP-2 from LC-39A, Kennedy Space Center, Florida. Among the satellites (see links for IARU coordinated frequencies) are: • Prox 1 ( … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CubeSat, Ham Radio, satellite, SpaceX, STP-2]

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[l] at 6/23/19 12:35pm
RSGB volunteers continue to be engaged with IARU and Ofcom on WRC matters including 144 MHz and 1240 MHz bands. The RSGB has updated their special focus page with the latest documents and CEPT meeting minutes. See Proposed WRC-23 Agenda … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CEPT, Ham Radio, satellite, WRC-19, WRC-23]

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[l] at 6/22/19 1:56pm
16-year-old radio amateur Julián Fernández EA4HCD was interviewed by the newspaper El Mundo Chronicle about his FossaSat-1 PocketQube satellite. A Google translation of an extract of the article says: …at the age of seven someone told him about the International … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Alba Orbital, Amateur Radio, FossaSat-1, Ham Radio, PocketQube, satellite]

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[l] at 6/21/19 10:04am
IARU was represented at the meeting of CEPT Project Team A (responsible for some aspects of the CEPT position for WRC-19), held in Prague from June 17-21. The IARU Region 1 website reports: Of particular interest were discussions on two … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CEPT, Galileo, Ham Radio, satellite, WRC-19, WRC-23]

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[l] at 6/17/19 4:06pm
To strengthen the relationship between Thai and Japanese amateur radio operators representatives of the JAMSAT group of Japan have travelled to Thailand to visit the satellite ground station HS0AJ. They will operate from the Ground Station of the Radio Amateur … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Geostationary, Ham Radio, QO-100, satellite]

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[l] at 6/11/19 9:06am
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for astronaut Nick Hague KG5TMV with participants at Rowan Preparatory School, Claygate, Surrey, United Kingdom. The direct contact between NA1SS and GB4RPS is planned for 1:51 PM BST (1251 GMT) on … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, ARISS, Ham Radio, ISS]

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[l] at 6/11/19 7:20am
IARU Region 1 notes that there are two proposals under discussion in Europe as possible future Agenda Items at WRC 2023, which potentially could impact important amateur radio frequencies. The following sets out the current IARU position on these proposals. … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CEPT, Ham Radio, IARU, satellite, WRC-23]

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[l] at 6/9/19 1:39pm
AMSAT-UK is very happy to announce the 2019 AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium will be held October 12-13 at the Kents Hill Park Conference Centre, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BZ. We invite speakers, to cover topics about Amateur satellites, CubeSats, … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CubeSat, Ham Radio, satellite]

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[l] at 6/6/19 5:30am
Videos of the talks given at the 2019 CubeSat Developers Workshop held at Cal Poly Performing Arts Center, San Luis Obispo, CA during April 23–25 are now on YouTube. Schedule of presentations http://mstl.atl.calpoly.edu/~workshop/archive/2019/Spring/2019-CDW-Schedule.pdf Watch the videos at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCENz0fNHsDR8Kz3jM6C_VWw/videos PDF Slides … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CubeSat, Ham Radio, satellites]

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[l] at 6/2/19 10:20am
CAS-7B ( BP-1B ) satellite is an amateur radio satellite combined with educational. Chinese Amateur Satellite Group ( CAMSAT ) is working the project with Beijing Institute of Technology ( BIT ), one of the most famous aerospace universities in … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, BP-1B, CAMSAT, CAS-7B, CubeSat, Ham Radio, satellite]

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[l] at 5/31/19 10:55am
WRC-2000 saw the Galileo Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS) get an allocation at 1260-1300 MHz. This was the same ITU conference that saw 432-438 MHz being allocated for satellites that carry Synthetic-Aperture Radar (SAR) systems. In January 2006 Peter Blair … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CEPT, CPG, Galileo, Ham Radio, SAR, WGFM, WRC-2000]

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[l] at 5/24/19 9:54am
A Russian MAI-SSTV event is planned from the International Space Station for Wednesday, June 5 from 12:00-16:00 GMT and June 6 from 11:30-15:30 GMT. ARISS say they expect transmissions to be at 145.800 MHz FM in SSTV mode PD120. Based … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Ham Radio, ISS, SSTV]

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[l] at 5/24/19 8:37am
ESA have just released a new mission update for the ESEO Mission. It can be seen at https://www.esa.int/Education/ESEO/ESEO_mission_updates We are delighted that the BPSK telemetry transmitter, on our payload, was enabled for a period of just over 200 minutes in … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, ESEO, FUNcube, Ham Radio, satellite]

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[l] at 5/22/19 8:49am
  Neil Melville-Kenney, PA3N, has been a long time supporter of amateur radio space since the days of the SSETI Express mission. He is presently the ESA Parabolic Flight Coordinator and today took the opportunity to fly a FUNcube patch … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, CubeSat, ESA, FUNcube, Ham Radio]

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[l] at 5/3/19 10:05am
The RSGB have made available a recording and slides of the presentation given at the AGM on April 27, 2019 about the Es’hail-2 / QO-100 amateur radio transponders. After the formal AGM proceedings and the trophy presentations, attendees were treated … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Geostationary, Ham Radio, QO-100, satellite]

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[l] at 4/28/19 7:31am
At the RSGB AGM in Birmingham on Saturday, April 27, 2019 two awards were made in recognition of work related to the amateur radio transponders on the geostationary satellite Es’hail-2 / QO-100. The prestigious Louis Varney Cup for Advances in … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Geostationary, Ham Radio, QO-100, satellite]

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[l] at 4/25/19 8:39am
To mark the Coronation of King Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun (King Rama X) from May 4-6, 2019 the Radio Amateur Society of Thailand under the Patronage of His Majesty the King will be operating a special event station The station will be … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Geostationary, Ham Radio, QO-100, satellite]

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[l] at 4/22/19 7:28am
The April 2019 issue of the free DKARS magazine features an article in English – Simple dual band dish feed for Es’hail-2 / QO-100 by Mike Willis G0MJW, Remco den Besten PA3FYM and Paul Marsh M0EYT. Their article, on pages … Continue reading →

[Category: Daily Updates, Amateur Radio, Es'hail-2, Ham Radio, QO-100]

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