[amsat-bb] Re: ARISSat-1 test

G0MRF@aol.com G0MRF at aol.com
Sun Feb 13 06:38:44 PST 2011

I wonder if it will sit until July?
After all the Russians KEDR name reflects the upcoming anniversary of Yuri  
Gagarin's flight into space. That was 50yrs ago on 12th April.
So many questions....
In a message dated 13/02/2011 08:28:12 GMT Daylight Time,  
orbitjet at hotmail.com writes:

Interesting comments:

"During the test, RSC-Energia decided  to keep the transmitter on 
until Friday morning. "

Hmmm curious  about a few things but... what impact this "test" has had on 
battery life,  considering the vehicle now "sits" until at least July...

Robert G.  Oler WB5MZO life member AMSAT/ARRL soon to be NAARS and  

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