[amsat-bb] Working Fox-1A
mccardelm at gmail.com
Wed Oct 7 17:48:16 UTC 2015
It looks like you saw Burns post from early this morning or the repost on the AMSAT Facebook page.
We appreciate others reposting the information.
EMike McCardel, KC8YLD
VP for Educational Relations AMSAT-NA
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> On Oct 7, 2015, at 12:31 PM, Clint Bradford <clintbrad4d at earthlink.net> wrote:
> Good news - looks like Fox-1A will be launched tomorrow.
> Bad news - Don't try to work it immediately. (grin)
> Wait for word from AMSAT engineers when it is ready for us to
> work it. Keplerian data will be forthcoming, too, from AMSAT-NA.
> But the bird needs to be "set up" - and even if you think you hear
> something from it in the next few days, please do NOT try to access
> it until we are told we can - you may interrupt a control operator's
> access to the satellite.
> Clint K6LCS
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