Vintage Documentary of IO-26 ITAMSAT

IO-26 ITAMSAT

This documentary shows the preparation and launch of the first Italian amateur radio satellite,  September 26, 1993. It was encoded and uploaded from original video master.

IO-26 carried a Mode JD (145 to 435 MHz) Digital Transponder using the 1200 bps AX.25 protocol store-and-forward PACSAT Protocol Suite communications system.

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IO-26 Information http://www.amsat.org/amsat-new/satellites/sat_summary/io26.php