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Re: SEDSAT Status?



Dennis Ray Wingo wrote:
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> Alan and all
> 
> SEDSAT is continuing to perform as it has since launch. That is transmitting telemetry until the batteries die and then going into safe mode for ten hours and repeating the process.  The orbital geometry is such that we have had as much as 120 hours of continuous operation from the bird before the batteries die.
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> Recovery Efforts
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> IF IF IF we can do these things then we may be able to recover the bird and place it into service. If not then we have what we have.
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> Happy New Year to All in AMSAT and thank  you for the telemetry, the support, and the birds themselves.
> 
> Dennis Ray Wingo
> KD4ETA
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Will this satellite ever be full
operational?                                 Jerry w0sat
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