[amsat-bb] LituanicaSAT-1 Transponder Off
aviatorius at gmail.com
Mon Jun 2 23:25:54 UTC 2014
I confirm the transponder was turned on during 2300z pass over our ground
station. It will remain on for today provided there will be no malfunction
in the satellite. CW beacon and packet telemetry where switched off to save
73 de LY1LM
On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 10:06 AM, Laurynas Mačiulis <aviatorius at gmail.com>
> Hello guys,
> Thanks for your reports! We figured out that due to some software error we
> have had a watchdog timer reset and due to that the transponder got shut
> down. We will try to put it on back again for today. Good news is that the
> battery is charging slowly again due to decreased current draw.
> On Mon, Jun 2, 2014 at 4:29 AM, Paul Stoetzer <n8hm at arrl.net> wrote:
>> Good evening,
>> It appears that the LituanicaSAT-1 FM transponder was off over North
>> America at 0121Z. Strong signals were heard from the FM morse beacon.
>> I will listen to my recording and decode the telemetry.
>> Paul Stoetzer, N8HM
>> Washington, DC (FM18lv)
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