[amsat-bb] PSAT

Paul Stoetzer n8hm at arrl.net
Thu May 28 19:04:07 UTC 2015

WB4APR recommends no more than 25 watts.

The prelaunch orbit estimate I saw was a 700 km x 350 km orbit with an
expected orbital lifespan of 3 years. I'm not sure how close that is
to the final orbit.


Paul, N8HM

On Thu, May 28, 2015 at 2:58 PM, Red Willoughby <redski at bellsouth.net> wrote:
> A couple of questions:
> How much power (to a dipole) is recommended for uplinking on 28.120 PSK31?
> Also, what is it's altitude?
> And, how long is its expected lifespan?
> Thanks in advance.
> Red
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