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Re: SEDSAT Update



Hi John,
	Thanks for the report.  I haven't heard a positive report from anyone, and the
last telemetry sent (and received) is still at 9:00am UTC on Monday. 

For those sending in the reports, if you have the ability, please report the orbit #.

Thanks!

John Gordon wrote:
> 
> Hi Chris,
> 
>         Using the Keps you issued on the BB this
> weekend I listened to the Monday morning pass
> ( Oct.26, 6:04 am EST) and heard nothing. My QTH
> is in FN30HU , Huntington, NY on L.I. I will use the
> Keps you have just issued and keep you informed.
> 73.
> 
> John...KD2JF
> xlr8@worldnet.att.net
> Amsat# 29010
> 
> At 12:16 AM 10/27/98 -0700, you wrote:
> >Hi All,
> >       I just listened on orbit 40 and heard nothing.  I haven't heard
> >many reports from other people, and no one else has heard it since I last
> >heard it at 9:11 UTC on Monday the 26th.  This isn't indicitive of
> >anything, but it just means that we haven't figured out its cycle yet
> >(which is why we need more observers!).  If it is on an even 10 hour
> >cycle, it should have made an appearance sometime after 5:11 UTC today
> >(the 27th).  However, it is probably on a slightly-longer-than 10 hour
> >cycle, as the period it is "up" after recycling is somewhere between 5
> >minutes and 90.  Need more data...
> >
> >       There are new elements (Set #5, Orbit 15) for SEDSAT, and here
> >they are:
> >
> >SEDSAT-1
> >1 25509U 98061B   98298.60531821 -.00000128  00000-0 -42068-4 0    52
> >2 25509  31.4432  29.0484 0370265 259.3596  96.5146 14.23717835   157
> >DELTA 2 R/B 1
> >1 25510U 98061C   98299.23546192  .00002084  00000-0  41021-3 0    71
> >2 25510  31.4480  25.4901 0373481 264.7756  91.0193 14.24504740   249
> >
> >------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >Christopher A. Lewicki KC7NYV 520.977.0758 Maintainer of SEDS.LPL.Arizona.EDU
> >     Program Manager, University of Arizona Student Satellite Project
> >
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