[amsat-bb] SO-67 repeater temporarily suspended
lochner at sun.ac.za
Sun Jun 19 13:36:54 PDT 2011
Last week Thursday flash memory of a CAN controller on Sumbandila
was corrupted by a probable radiation event. It does not affect
satellite health but prevents activation of the amateur radio
Similar problems occurred in October 2009 and December 2010 and were
The fix will take many days. Activation of the repeater for Field
Day in the USA remains a priority but is unlikely at this stage.
73 de ZR1CBC, Johann.
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