[amsat-bb] Re: ARISSat-1/RadioSkaf V ready to ship
Stephen E. Belter
seb at wintek.com
Mon Sep 27 06:05:32 PDT 2010
I agree with Mark: This is great news!
Thank you to all of the members of the team. The hardware and software components developed for ARISSat-1 should be good building blocks for future LEO/MEO/HEO opportunities. Lessons learned from this deployment will directly apply to longer duration flights.
I look forward to hearing the presentations at the AMSAT Symposium and reading more details in the AMSAT Journal.
73, Steve N9IP
Steve Belter (seb at wintek.com) My Desk: 765-269-8521
> -----Original Message-----
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> bounces at amsat.org] On Behalf Of Gould Smith
> Sent: Sunday, September 26, 2010 12:28 AM
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> Subject: [amsat-bb] ARISSat-1/RadioSkaf V ready to ship
> This was an important week for ARISSat program.
> The ARISSat-1/RadioSkaf V satellite passed the vibration tests this week.
> Documents needed for the Phase 2 Safety Reveiw were sent to the
> committee for the NASA Safety Review scheduled for Oct 12 & 13, 2010.
> We are planning on crating the two satellites (flight and backup) next week
> and shipping them to NASA Houston for shipment to Russia.
> Thank you to all the team members that have worked so diligently over the
> life of the project and especially the last
> few weeks to get the satellites flight ready and prepared to ship.
> Gould, WA4SXM
> AMSAT ARISSat Project Manager
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