[amsat-bb] Re: RAX-2 Launch In 30 Minutes

Rizwan 'Drake' Merchant kommandantdrake at gmail.com
Fri Oct 28 02:59:36 PDT 2011

good luck to RAX-2 from the C.A.P.E. team!

Rizwan Merchant
Call Sign: KF5BNL

On Fri, Oct 28, 2011 at 4:20 AM, Bryan Herbert <ke6zgp at gmail.com> wrote:
> They're in the final hold, weather is awesome and everything looks good to
> go for the 0948 UTC launch. Much like RAX-1, RAX-2 will have an Amateur
> Radio beacon spitting out 500mW of 9600 baud GMSK every 20 seconds from it's
> right handed circularly polarized antenna... Such a spunky lil bird... Once
> she reaches orbit and the ground stations are able to track her they will
> upload the TLE data to their site.
> http://rax.engin.umich.edu/?page_id=308
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