[amsat-bb] New Outernet L-Band service...
vk4tec at tech-software.net
Fri Oct 14 01:36:02 UTC 2016
Mac Software ?
> On 14 Oct. 2016, at 11:34 am, Dave Hartzell <hartzell at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I just noticed today that recently the Outernet satellite information
> service just switched from K-band to L-band.
> This allows for a much smaller patch antenna to receive the signal from
> Inmarsat, but at a lower bit rate (20 MB/day).
> This is a free service, and can be received with low-cost hardware:
> Raspberry Pi 3, RTL-SDR, LNA, and patch antenna. All available from
> Apparently APRS is being rebroadcast, as well as weather satellite
> Sent via AMSAT-BB at amsat.org. AMSAT-NA makes this open forum available
> to all interested persons worldwide without requiring membership. Opinions expressed
> are solely those of the author, and do not reflect the official views of AMSAT-NA.
> Not an AMSAT-NA member? Join now to support the amateur satellite program!
> Subscription settings: http://www.amsat.org/mailman/listinfo/amsat-bb
More information about the AMSAT-BB