[amsat-bb] Planetary Society light sail project

Steve Kristoff skristof at etczone.com
Sun May 3 14:05:46 UTC 2015

What are the downlink frequencies going to be? I couldn't find that info 
during a brief look at the Planetary Society website. It would be nice if 
they would provide a link to decoding software, also. Just thinking out 
loud. We're all in this together!

Steve Kristoff AI9IN
skristof at etczone.com

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Bob- W7LRD" <w7lrd at comcast.net>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Saturday, May 02, 2015 11:52 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Planetary Society light sail project

> Hello-Does anyone know of any collaboration between AMSAT and The 
> Planetary Society's efforts with their light sail project? Scheduled for 
> launch this May, sponsored by NASA's ELaNa program. They (Planetary 
> Society) mention there are only two monitoring stations one in at Cal Poly 
> and the other at Georgia Tech. whereas we (AMSAT) have potential world 
> wide monitoring capability. This light sail effort is the first of two. 
> Could a light sail be in our future? More information about all this can 
> be googled.
> 73 Bob W7LRD
> Seattle
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