[amsat-bb] STMSat-1 confirm downlink 437.000 MHz
WB4SON at gmail.com
Fri May 20 18:37:34 UTC 2016
Hi Trevor -- yep lots of conflicting info out there. @STMSAT11 is the
person who wrote that tumbler article in December. VERY surprised that the
coordinated 437.800 frequency is not being used. Good news is that
"official" information is now getting out there.
73, Bob, WB4SON
On Fri, May 20, 2016 at 12:17 PM, M5AKA via AMSAT-BB <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> STMSAT-1 @STMSAT11 Tweeted:
> Downlink still at 437.000MHz. No need to melt glue; mechanized
> antennae----I'm not aware of any confirmed reception reports yet.
> Looks like antenna deployment being controlled by the sun melting glue
> quoted on Tumblr was a red herring.
> 73 Trevor M5AKA
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