[amsat-bb] Re: Arissat-1 deploy behind schedule: SCRUBBED

George Henry ka3hsw at att.net
Wed Aug 3 08:35:24 PDT 2011

Deployment scrubbed...  question of whether 70cm antenna is missing. 

(and boy, was I worried for the solar panels & the 2m antenna:  they smacked 
that thing against the strut SEVERAL times!)

George, KA3HSW

----- Original Message ----
> From: Burns Fisher <burns at fisher.cc>
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Sent: Wed, August 3, 2011 9:44:01 AM
> Subject: [amsat-bb]  Arissat-1 deploy behind schedule
> The spacewalk is current at least 10 minute behind schedule.  As nearly as  I
> can hear, they have not opened the hatch yet (at about 1444Z).   Currently
> doing leak checks etc.  There is also currently no video,  except from
> Mission Control Moscow.  They cosmonauts are wearing helmet  cams, but the
> NASA commentator indicated that the coverage would be  spotty.
> 73 from Burns,  W2BFJ

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