[amsat-bb] Re: KKS-1 observation
bq5t-ogr at asahi-net.or.jp
Fri Feb 20 20:57:32 PST 2009
Thank you for your report.
KKS-1 was seen the change the day before yesterday,
and seems to have become mode 0 almost today.
There was a report of receiving it,
Commandstation said that he would transmit the command
at February 21st 3:33UTC.
However, there was no change in the beacon.
There is no announcement from Commandstation
about the reason etc. for restoration now.
Will I hope the reception cooperation in the future.
de Taka JG1KOE
> Hello All,
> Just heard KKS-1 go over (2009-02-21 0220 UTC). During the past
> infrequent times I have listened to it, it just repeats the same message
> for the full pass.
> This time it gave:
> Message 6 twice,
> Message 1 three times,
> Message 2 once
> Message 3 once fully, then once without the last 5 characters
> No message 4
> Message 5 four times fully, then once with the last 2 characters missing
> and back to message 6.
> The 6 messages are detailed on their website.
> I wonder if something is starting to fail?
> 73 de David VK5DG
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