[amsat-bb] FUNcube-1 transponder now continuously active

John Brier johnbrier at gmail.com
Fri Mar 25 21:35:01 UTC 2016

What is the difference between FC1 transponder mode and the transponder
payload on EO-79 being on?

73, John KG4AKV
On Mar 25, 2016 3:18 PM, "Graham Shirville" <g.shirville at btinternet.com>

> Hi All,
> FC1 is now in continuous transponder mode for the holiday period. Normal
> autonomous operation will recommence from late MONDAY evening.
> As reported earlier today, the transponder payload on EO-79 has also been
> switched on and, so long as the on board bus voltage stays up above its
> safe mode setting, then this should also be active.
> Have a great FUN weekend and enjoy the birds.
> 73
> Graham
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