Archive for date: February 13, 2011

Ideas for expansion of the QRSS beacon…

February 13, 2011 | Amateur Radio | By: Mark VandeWettering

I haven’t even got this on the air yet, and I’m already imagining all sorts of interesting possibilities to improve and change the basic beacon design. (This is a credit to Hans for creating something simple enough to build, and yet interesting enough to inspire.) I’ve been brainstorming a bit this morning, and thought that […]

Bummer! No Wednesday deployment of ARISSat-1

February 13, 2011 | Amateur Radio, Amateur Satellite | By: Mark VandeWettering

The Southgate Amateur Radio News is reporting that ARRISSAT-1 will not be deployed during an EVA from the ISS this week as previously planned. It now appears that it will remain on board until July. No Wednesday deployment of ARISSat-1 | Southgate Amateur Radio News. 3. AMSAT learned on Friday morning, 11 FEB 11 that […]