[amsat-bb] [Starcom-bb] One More Time for the Slow People [ LituanicaSAT-1 ]
Joes Ham Mail
n5jf at att.net
Sat Jun 7 19:56:23 UTC 2014
Thanks Paul for the link that was info I was interested in as well really appreciate the help OM. 73 Joe N5JF <><
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> On Jun 7, 2014, at 2:50 PM, Paul Stoetzer <n8hm at arrl.net> wrote:
> The LituanicaSAT-1 team applied for an OSCAR number a couple of weeks
> ago. They are still waiting for it's assignment. Hopefully it will be
> before it reenters! It's tradition that a satellite has one name
> before launch and a different one upon launch and activation.
> You should use the CelesTrak keps as they are updated more frequently.
> The atmospheric drag at the satellite's altitude requires frequent
> updates. The LituanicaSAT-1 keps are located in the cubesat.txt file.
> not amateur.txt. The name is LITUANICASAT-1.
> A detailed tutorial of how to add new satellites to SatPC32 is located
> here: http://www.dk1tb.de/FAQ_e.htm#NewSat
> Paul, N8HM
>> On Sat, Jun 7, 2014 at 3:22 PM, Les Rayburn <les at highnoonfilm.com> wrote:
>> I'd really like to work a contact or two through the new bird while it's
>> still up. Can someone walk me through how to add this to SATPC32 and/or Nova
>> for Windows? I've downloaded the latest KEPS, but have no idea which one
>> might be LituanicaSAT-1.
>> Frankly, the naming conventions are confusing, especially for newcomers.
>> What, exactly was wrong with OSCAR-1, OSCAR-2, etc?
>> Thanks in advance, for both assistance and patience.
>> Les Rayburn, N1LF
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