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Re: AO-40: transponder off!!



What would be the attitude entries for INSTANTRACK?

Right now the footprint has sort of a diagonal across it.
I have never seen this before.

de Bill, N4DH

At 18:42 5/30/01 +0000, Peter Guelzow wrote:

>Dear All,
>
>Du to changes of the spacecraft latitude for the ARCJET cold firing,
>the squint pointing angle is more than 30° (at ALON/ALAT = 345°/-26°)
>and not currently useful for transponder operation.
>
>Therefor we have suspended transponder operation for now and give the
>RUDAK-team more access.
>
>The S2-transponder remains OFF until further notice.
>
>The RUDAK beacon and MB on S2 are continuously on.
>
>
>73s Peter DB2OS for the AO-40 team
>
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