Archive for date: September 27, 2009

How to use Python to predict satellite locations…

September 27, 2009 | Amateur Radio, Amateur Satellite | By: Mark VandeWettering

Occasionally I get to talk to hams who are just getting into using amateur satellites, and many of them ask the quite reasonable question “How do I figure out when the next pass occurs?”. For most of them, I suggest that they simply use a program like predict, which is probably what most people expect […]