[amsat-bb] Recommended satellite tracking app for Android?

David Rush david at rushtone.com
Tue Aug 11 11:49:44 UTC 2015

Aha!  Thanks!  It did seem odd that it didn't do real-time, but I hadn't 
tried that.

73, David, ky7dr

On 2015-08-10 20:35, Greg Dolkas wrote:
> Tap on one of the passes, and it will bring up an Az / El compass 
> showing the pass arc and where the bird is in real time. Aim your 
> antenna as indicated, and off you go.
> Greg. KO6TH
> On August 10, 2015 7:15:15 PM PDT, David Rush <david at rushtone.com> wrote:
>     I've got AmsatDroid Free, and it's fine for seeing upcoming passes and
>     has some other useful features, but it doesn't seem to provide real-time
>     information on where to point my antenna during a pass. It provides AOS
>     azimuth, max el, and LOS azimuth, but nothing real-time, unless I'm
>     missing something.
>     I'll check out the other suggestions.
>     Thanks.
>     73, David, ky7dr
>     On 2015-08-10 16:54, Clayton W5PFG wrote:
>         AmsatDroid Free is probably the most-utilized app on my
>         smartphone. I like PocketSat3 also but it's more complex (many
>         more features.) It does a lot more advanced things you'd
>         expect out of a desktop application. AmsatDroid Free handles
>         my primary needs very well and therefore I use it regularly.
>         It also is available at every radio amateur's favorite price.
>         73 Clayton W5PFG On 8/9/2015 17:56, David Rush wrote:
>             Can anybody recommend a specific Android app that's good
>             for manually tracking a ham satellite and predicting
>             upcoming passes? 73, David, ky7dr 
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