[amsat-bb] RadFXSat launch preliminary Keplerian elements
ray.hoad at mypbmail.com
Tue Nov 14 21:17:35 UTC 2017
From: Nico Janssen [mailto:hamsat at xs4all.nl]
Sent: Tuesday, November 14, 2017 15:09
To: Andrew Glasbrenner <glasbrenner at mindspring.com>; 'AMSAT BB' <amsat-bb at amsat.org>; Ray Hoad <ray.hoad at mypbmail.com>
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] RadFXSat launch preliminary Keplerian elements
With the launch delay of one day, the epoch of the TLE set changes
from day 317 to 318. But also the RAAN needs to be adapted. The
RAAN changes from 249.5697 to 250.5553.
73, Nico PA0DLO
On 13-11-17 17:24, Andrew Glasbrenner wrote:
> Good Morning,
> Our launch provider has decided that we can release the preliminary
> Keplerian elements for tomorrow morning's launch. These are preliminary, are
> for the entire group in our deployer, and may not be very accurate,
> especially after a few orbits. Please plan accordingly. As you can imagine,
> things for me are a bit busy for the next few days with commissioning, so
> please address any requests for help importing the elements or similar to
> the list.
> ELaNa 14
> 1 00000U 17017A 17317.46018518 -.00000000 00000-0 00000-0 0 9999
> 2 00000 97.6969 249.5697 0258300 235.3028 178.8186 14.79656332 06
> 73, Drew KO4MA
> AMSAT VP Operations
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