[amsat-bb] Re: CubeSat GeneSat-1 launch 11Dec06 with OSCAR telemetrydownlink

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Fri Dec 1 05:56:27 PST 2006

Is this the first launch to orbit from Wallops?
If so, isnt that a major event? 

I havent heard anything about it.  Last attempt to reach orbit
from Wallops (about 100 miles from here) I was able to stand on
my roof and watch it go up... Then down... In flames.  

Anyway, we will be watching!

> -----Original Message-----
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> [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On Behalf Of Ralph Wallio,
> Sent: Friday, December 01, 2006 8:03 AM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] CubeSat GeneSat-1 launch 11Dec06 with 
> OSCAR telemetrydownlink
> Triple-CubeSat GeneSat-1 is scheduled for launch 11Dec06 
> 12:00UT with TacSat-2 from NASA Wallops
> Flight Facility near Ocean City MD.  AX.25 1200bps FM/AFSK 
> telemetry transmissions on 437.075MHz
> will start immediately after deployment which will be at
> A GeneSat-1 web page will be available starting 06Dec06 via 
> www.Genesat1.org with latest orbital and
> telemetry information.  There will be a telemetry reception 
> and reporting contest and electronic QSL
> cards.
> Current updated GeneSat-1 information is immediately available
> http://showcase.netins.net/web/wallio/CubeSat.htm.
> TNX es 73 de Ralph Wallio, WØRPK
> W0RPK at netINS.net
> http://showcase.netins.net/web/wallio/
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