[amsat-bb] Re: LUSAT-1 Heard

Ib Christoffersen oz1my at privat.dk
Sun Jun 9 03:27:39 PDT 2013

Very strong signal as described here in Copenhagen.
AOS 1024 UTC max elevation 25 degrees.
73 OZ1MY/Ib

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Emne: [amsat-bb] LUSAT-1 Heard

LUSAT-1 (LO-19) CW Beacon on 437.125 KHz quit transmiting on Dec-2012 after
23 years of operation, only a very weak carrier from local osc could be

Recent reports state that LUSAT was again heard, today we received a regular
signal compatible with LUSAT on 437.125 +/- Doppler in two passes.

By the strong level and QRG of the signal it corresponds to LUSAT.

Modulation is CW without a morse logic, just some dots, regular spaces and
sometime a dash, no information is decoded, not always the same sequence or

Waterfall at http://amsat.org.ar/lusatsdr.jpg 
Audio at http://amsat.org.ar/lusat2013.mp3

Any further heard or reports appreciated.

Amsat Argentina
lu7aa at yahoo.com
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