[amsat-bb] Re: TechEdSat decay

Nico Janssen hamsat at xs4all.nl
Wed Apr 24 12:52:10 PDT 2013

TechEdSat appears to be quite sensitive to changes in the density
of the upper atmosphere. Small changes in solar activity have a
large influence on the expected decay date of this satellite.
The decay of TechEdSat is now likely to occur sometime in the
first 6 or 7 days of May.


On 2013-04-06 18:43, Nico Janssen wrote:
> All,
> Cubesat TechEdSat (38854, 1998-067CQ) may be expected to burn up
> in the Earth's atmosphere around April 25.
> 73,
> Nico PA0DLO
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