[amsat-bb] EO-88 shutting off

Peter Goodhall (2M0SQL) peter at magicbug.co.uk
Mon Jun 10 00:17:50 UTC 2019

EO-88 transponder is only available in eclipse so as soon as the footprint
hits Sun it flips off, not aware of any problems with the satellite.

Peter 2M0SQL

On Sun, 9 Jun 2019, 15:46 Perry Yantis via AMSAT-BB, <amsat-bb at amsat.org>

> Last night after the AO-92 pass I got on EO-88 and it worked OK for a few
> minutes and then it shut off in the middle of the pass.I noticed that
> MacDoppler said the satellite was in darkness so maybe the batteries are
> low?????
> Perry WB8OTH
> py41 at att.net
> sent from my Apple Macbook Pro
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