[amsat-bb] XW2A satellite?

Paul Stoetzer n8hm at arrl.net
Tue Jan 30 14:53:25 UTC 2018

It's generally been on full-time. The CW beacon on 145.660 MHz or the 9k6
GMSK telemetry on 145.640 MHz should always be heard if there's no activity
on the transponder.


Paul, N8HM

On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 9:48 AM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:

> I should know this, but don’t.
> My students tried to tune in XW2A but it was not on Heavens-above but it
> was
> shown as having been heard by someone else today on the AMSAT Status page.
> But its downlink is outside of the AMSAT subband, so do they not turn it on
> except over China, or is the downlink on 145.675 operational?  We did not
> hear anything.
> Bob, WB4APR
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