[amsat-bb] Re: Cape-1 not Heard in IO92
G0MRF at aol.com
Sat Apr 21 09:36:26 PDT 2007
I also tried the morning passes over the uk today. I hoped that the
satellite would recover having been in sunlight for long time before AOS. However,
The last time I heard Cape 1 was at 22.14 on Wednesday April 18th with the
satellite heading north from the UK having just emerged from eclipse over Spain
on orbit 24. It sent its call - Which I misread as K5USA, followed by a
string of seven zeros which faded into the noise.
Jonathan. Can you tell us what the satellite is programmed to do in its
What should we be listening for now?
In a message dated 21/04/2007 13:57:18 GMT Standard Time,
g7hia at btinternet.com writes:
Hi Jonathan and the list,
Listened for 31126 (Cape-1?) this afternoon on the expected 13:00 UTC pass
in range Central England.
Used day 110.701138 keps taken from Space Track this morning. Minitored for
over 30 minutes, nothing heard.
17 el X Yagi RHCP Radio YAESU FT847
73 John G7HIA
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