On Tuesday, July 3, the amateur radio satellite HORYU-2 (call sign JG6YBW) recovered from the problems affecting the 437.375 MHz telemetry and the Blog indicates the team are now attempting to take pictures using the on-board camera.
Read the KIT HORYU Blog in Google English http://tinyurl.com/HORYU-Blog
HORYU-2 Japanese Operating Schedule in Google English http://tinyurl.com/HORYU-2-Schedule
Nano-Satellite “HORYU2”, built by students from the Kyushu Institute of Technology, was launched by JAXA from Tanegashima Space Center on May 18 with the Observation Mission “SHIZUKU” (GCOM-W1). The SHIZUKU observation images acquired by AMSR2 have been released.
JAXA press release
HORYU2 operational status
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