[amsat-bb] Re: FUNcube-1 Object Number

Alan wa4sca at gmail.com
Tue Jan 14 06:20:35 PST 2014


This probably sets a record for the amount of time needed to unambiguously identify a satellite.  I
expect this will become more common due to the similarity of CubeSats and the launch mechanism.



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<Hi All,
<We have now concluded that FUNcube-1 is indeed  Satellite 
<Number 39444 and 
<International Designator 13066AE.
<The Celestrak cubesat.txt and amateur.txt files now show the 
<correct name 
<FUNCUBE (AO73) for this object.
<Many thanks for your patience!
<Graham G3VZV
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