[amsat-bb] Ao27

Paul Stoetzer n8hm at arrl.net
Tue Jul 7 12:48:59 UTC 2015

By the way, please do not transmit unless you hear the FM repeater
functioning. Any interference while the command team is attempting to
upload new code will significantly prolong the recovery process.


Paul, N8HM

On Tue, Jul 7, 2015 at 7:30 AM, Paul Stoetzer <n8hm at arrl.net> wrote:
> It has not yet been recovered. The command team turned the transmitter on to
> test it out on June 28th, but they still need to upload the secondary
> bootloader and then the high level code necessary to operate the satellite.
> The issue in the past has been that the satellite crashes when they try to
> run high level code. We will see if they've managed to work around that
> problem (probably radiation damage to a section of the satellite's memory).
> 73,
> Paul, N8HM
> On Tuesday, July 7, 2015, Chris <vk6fcbg at yahoo.com.au> wrote:
>> Hi All
>> Attempted with no success, to work AO27 recently (0620 ish UTC) however
>> working conditions here were not the greatest. I conducted an attempt in
>> co-ordination with VK6MLB.
>> Intending to keep an eye out on the next run of passes tomorrow, hopefully
>> with some more success.  Interested to know how others went with their
>> attempts
>> 73ChrisVK6PII / VK6FCBG
>> Sent on the go with Vodafone - Galaxy s5
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