[amsat-bb] Re: AO-10 Report On Sat Status
sv1bsx at yahoo.gr
Mon Mar 9 04:55:39 PDT 2009
just for the history, last night I was listening for about 2 hours the
AO-10's beacon-frequency without succes (I re-installed my 9 El Yagi +
GasFet preamp - just for that.).
Nothing heard from AO-10.
BTW it was a weak carrier on .809, however without any doppler-effect and
remained there "stable" after the..... LOS of Satellite !
So, it is more than obvious that, it iwas just a "manmade" fake signal from
Therefore, it's very easy to think somebody that it has heard the
Satellite, however was it the satellite?
I wonder also if the last report about AO-10's receiving is confirmed by
I was also looking for the original post of IK2MKE, but I can't find it.
Where - when is posted? Any additional info is appreciated.
73, Mak SV1BSX
PS: the last distributed Keplerians of AO-10 are OK ? according to that
the AO-10 tonight is "in range" for
Europe @ + - 23:20 (from my Location AOS:17:46 Z, TCA 21:30 /AZ=86-EL=21,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Guelzow" <peter.guelzow at kourou.de>
To: "Chris Bloy" <chris at photofuture.co.uk>
Cc: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, March 09, 2009 1:55 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: AO-10 Report On Sat Status
> Hi Chris,
> do you have some more details?
> Frequency? Doppler shift, just a carrier? Does antenna pointing fit
> with AO-10's AZ/EL tracking, etc?
> To answer you question: Yes, it is possible....
> There have been similar occasions in the past, but I believe the last
> report is quite a while ago...
> 73s Peter DB2OS
> Chris Bloy wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I see that IK2MKE has reported hearing AO-10, any idea if this is
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