[amsat-bb] Re: Successful ISRO Launch

Burns Fisher burns at fisher.cc
Thu Apr 21 15:45:25 PDT 2011

Thanks for posting this...I'm happy that they had a PSLV success after
several problems.  I assume this is their last Russian upper stage, and not
the indigenous one that they are developing.  Things are a little tight for
them with their upper stage inventory...

73, Burns W2BFJ

On Thu, Apr 21, 2011 at 5:41 PM, Trevor . <m5aka at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:

> Good to see another successful launch by ISRO yesterday. Youthsat and two
> others went into a 800km orbit.
> The Hindu - Three satellites in good health
> http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/article1715486.ece
> >From http://www.zarya.info/Calendar.php
> YouthSat is a 92 kg satellite, developed by students of Russian and Indian
> universities to study the relationship between solar variability and
> thermosphere-lonosphere changes. The satellite has a two-year life will
> carry two Indian and one Russian payloads.
> http://events.eoportal.org/presentations/7336/10001307.html
> I've not seen any mention of frequencies in relation to Youthsat, anyone
> know which part of the spectrum it's operating in?
> 73 Trevor M5AKA
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