[amsat-bb] LilacSat-2 FM Transponder at 00:11 UTC, 29-September

Rick Tejera saguaroastro at cox.net
Tue Sep 29 02:12:00 UTC 2015

Is the downlink at 447.220 as recently reported? From earlier reports, it seemed to be around 457.200 as dome (might have Bern you) were hearing it at LOS near 447.191.
Hoping to give it a try Wednesday.

Rick Tejera K7TEJSaguaroAstro at cox.net623-203-4121

-------- Original message --------
From: Clayton W5PFG <w5pfg at amsat.org> 
Date: 09/28/2015  17:51  (GMT-07:00) 
To: 'amsat bb' <amsat-bb at amsat.org> 
Subject: [amsat-bb] LilacSat-2 FM Transponder at 00:11 UTC, 29-September 

About a dozen stations were heard making contacts on LilacSat-2 at 
00:11Z, orbit # 135.  From my QTH in Texas, EM21, I was hearing stations 
as far north as EN37.  This orbit put LilacSat-2 almost directly up the 
center of the USA.  I was able to make several contacts using 5 watts 
and an Elk antenna.

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