Each of the following AMSAT-NA press releases are available in four formats:
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a Microsoft Word for Windows document file,
as a Web page, and
as a PDF file.
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Announcement of a launch agreement for the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Announcement that AMSAT-DL is in the final phase of working out the
details of a launch agreement for the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Announcement that the Phase 3-D spacecraft will not be launched on
the third test flight of the Ariane 5 launcher.
A status report on the final integration of the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Announces that the launch of the Ariane 502 test flight was a success, even though the
Phase 3-D spacecraft was not on board.
Announces that a recent ESA specification change may mean that the Phase 3-D
spacecraft may not be ready to launch on Ariane 502.
Announces a further delay in the scheduled launch date for the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Describes recent progress in assembling and testing the Phase 3D spacecraft.
Announces a new planned launch date for the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Announces the tentative launch date for the Phase 3-D spacecraft.
Announces that the Phase 3-D spacecraft is manifested to launch on the second flight of
the Ariane 5 launcher.
Gives the results of the inquiry into the launch failure of Ariane 501.
Announces the launch failure of Ariane 501.
Announces that an upcoming episode of the Discovery Channel program "Eyes in the
Sky" will feature amateur satellites, including the Phase 3-D project.
Announces the successful completion of a critical qualification test for the Phase 3-D
AMSAT-North America Keith Baker, KB1SF; Executive Vice President 1324 Fairgrounds Road Xenia, Ohio 45385-9514 USA Phone/Fax: +1 (937) 429-5325 Internet: firstname.lastname@example.org
AMSAT-Germany Werner Haas, DJ5KQ; Vice President Holderstrauch 10 D-35041 Marburg, Germany Phone: (06421) 283551 Fax: (06421) 285665 Internet: email@example.com
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