[amsat-bb] Euroluna Google Lunar X-Prize Quarterly Update
m5aka at yahoo.co.uk
Wed Oct 3 12:35:01 PDT 2012
The President of Euroluna, Palle Haastrup OZ1HIA, provides a video update on the progress of the Euroluna Google Lunar X-Prize team who are aiming to land a rover on the Moon.
Their first amateur radio spacecraft Romit-1 is a 2U CubeSat that will transmit on 437.505 MHz. It will be fitted with an Ion Motor capable of raising the orbit from 310 km to 700 km.
Watch the videos at http://www.uk.amsat.org/?p=10731
73 Trevor M5AKA
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