[amsat-bb] Re: HAMSAT Birth Day and Singing once again.
domenico.i8cvs at tin.it
Sat May 5 12:10:37 PDT 2012
Dear Mani VU2WMY and Mr.Parimala Rangan with others,
To day 5 May 2012 VO-52 was working very well for me on orbit 37868
at 18:01 UTC.
The drift in frequency of the Beacon seems to be only less than 3 KHz upper
than nominal and is reducing gradually because probably the transponder is
The SSB quality is very good with no distorsion or overloading.Worked four
stations without problems.
We appreciate the timely and immediate corrective actions from
ISRO and AMSAT-India.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mani VU2WMY" <wmy at isac.gov.in>
To: "T PARIMALA RANGAN" <tprangan at istrac.org>
Cc: "i8cvs" <domenico.i8cvs at tin.it>; "Nitin Muttin" <vu3tyg at yahoo.co.in>;
<pe1rah at yahoo.com>; "VUHAMS" <vuhams at yahoogroups.com>;
<amsatindia at yahoogroups.com>; "Amsat - BBs" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>;
<ja0caw at rose.ocn.ne.jp>; <stefano.castriotta at tiscali.it>; "Salvatore
Corrente iW0DTK" <iw0dtk at libero.it>; "Salinardi Felice IK4GMH"
<ik4gmh at aribagnacavallo.it>; "Roberto Pivetti IZ4BFA" <robetti at alice.it>;
"Paolo Passerini IW2HEU" <paolopasse at yahoo.it>; "Malagoli Annibale"
<Annibale.Malagoli at edipower.it>; "IZ8PUQ Alfredo De Santis"
<iz8puq at alice.it>; "IZ8NKY Francesco Speranza" <iz8nky at alice.it>; "IZ6AVN
Mario IZ6AVN" <lacivitam at alice.it>; "IZ5FSO Pietro" <iw5ecj at inwind.it>;
"IZ4GAC Stefano" <s.lattanzio at alice.it>; "iZ4BBH Claudio"
<claudio at zanichelli.net>; "IZ0HEL Alessandro Palazzini"
<alessandro.palazzini at alice.it>; "IW6OVD Fernando Di Bartolomeo"
<fernandodibartolomeo at alice.it>; "IV3IBX Ongaro Fulvio"
<fulvioon at gmail.com>; "ik8yss Castantino Montella" <ik8yss at hotmail.it>;
"IK5TSW Luca" <ik5tsw at virgilio.it>; "ik1ran Marco" <ik1ran at alice.it>; "I6VMS
Enzo" <i6vms at fastwebnet.it>; "I6KGD Gianni" <gdcicco at libero.it>; "i6IBE IVO
BRUGNERA" <brugneraivo at alice.it>; "i5IAR Umberto Picchi" <u.picchi at tin.it>;
<gio44 at tiscali.it>; "Francesco Grappi iW4DVZ" <f.grappi at tin.it>; "Ferruccio
Paglia IW1DTU" <mhz4464 at yahoo.com>; "Eugenio Piluso" <iz8jhd at yahoo.it>;
"Ettore Gatelli i2EF" <i2ef at libero.it>; "antonio gargiulo"
<epu.ant at tiscalinet.it>; "IZ7HZR Marcello Mazzeo" <mazzeomarcello at gmail.com>
Sent: Saturday, May 05, 2012 8:01 PM
Subject: Re: HAMSAT Birth Day and Singing once again.
> Dear Mr.Parimala Rangan and others,
> We all at Upagrah Amateur Radio Club (VU2URC) ISRO Satellite Centre,
> wish 'HAMSAT-VO-52' a very Happy Birthday. Our good wishes and
> greetings for a healthy and long life to 'HAMSAT VO-52'.
> We appreciate the timely and immediate corrective actions from
> everyone connected with this wonderful project. Our good wishes and
> greetings to the entire HAMSAT project team on this great great day.
> 73 de
> Mani, VU2WMY
> Secretary & Station-In-Charge
> Upagrah Amateur Radio Club VU2URC
> ISRO Satellite Centre
> HAL Airport Road, Bangalore-560 017.
> Mobile: 91-80-98803 41456
> E-mail ID: wmy at isac.gov.in
> vu2wmy_mani at yahoo.com
> isrohams at yahoo.com
> Quoting T PARIMALA RANGAN <tprangan at istrac.org>:
> > Dear HAMS,
> > Today is HAMSAT's Birthday and completed 7-years of service.
> > Transponder-2 (Dutch) was switched ON today, 0230 UT / 5 May 2012.
> > Sorry for the break.
> > We would appreciate your feedback.
> > Thanks for your communication.
> > Regards,
> > T PARIMALARANGAN
> > Operations Director
> > HAMSAT
> > ISTRAC/ISRO
> > Ph: 080 - 2202 9011 (O)
> > 080 - 2535 0132 (R)
> > 0 - 9480333563 (M)
> > 080 - 2202 9062 (F)
> > --------------------------------------------------------------
> > From: i8cvs [domenico.i8cvs at tin.it]
> > Sent: Saturday, May 05, 2012 9:01 AM
> > To: Nitin Muttin; pe1rah at yahoo.com; T PARIMALA RANGAN; VUHAMS;
> > amsatindia at yahoogroups.com; Amsat - BBs; Mani VU2WMY
> > Cc: stefano.castriotta at tiscali.it; Salvatore Corrente iW0DTK;
> > Salinardi Felice IK4GMH; Roberto Pivetti IZ4BFA; Paolo Passerini
> > IW2HEU; Malagoli Annibale; IZ8PUQ Alfredo De Santis; IZ8NKY
> > Francesco Speranza; IZ6AVN Mario IZ6AVN; IZ5FSO Pietro; IZ4GAC
> > Stefano; iZ4BBH Claudio; IZ0HEL Alessandro Palazzini; IW6OVD
> > Fernando Di Bartolomeo; IV3IBX Ongaro Fulvio; ik8yss Castantino
> > Montella; IK5TSW Luca; ik1ran Marco; I6VMS Enzo; I6KGD Gianni; i6IBE
> > IVO BRUGNERA; i5IAR Umberto Picchi; gio44 at tiscali.it; Francesco
> > Grappi iW4DVZ; Ferruccio Paglia IW1DTU; Eugenio Piluso; Ettore
> > Gatelli i2EF; antonio gargiulo; IZ7HZR Marcello Mazzeo
> > Subject: Dutch Transponder on-baord HAMSAT VO-52 not heard
> > Hi All,
> > Beacon and transponder of VO-52 were not heard over Europe on day
> > 4 May 2012 during the ascending orbit 37853 at 17:44 UTC and it was
> > in full Sun light.
> > Yesterday 3 May VO-52 was not heard over South America by PY5LF
> > and over USA by K5OE as well not heard over Europe by IW6OVD
> > Please let us know what is going on.
> > TNX
> > 73" de
> > i8CVS Domenico
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