DX Contact Via Amateur Radio Satellite OSCAR 7

Paulo PV8DX made this video of a CW contact with Joe EI5EV over a distance of 7383 km using the amateur radio satellite OSCAR 7.

Although OSCAR 7 is over 38 years old and it’s solar panels have been severely degraded by radiation it still provides some excellent DX contacts.

Watch HAM – PV8DX and EI5EV

AMSAT OSCAR 7 Frequency Information

Video of 2E0HTS Working the OSCAR-7 Satellite

10th Anniversary of OSCAR 7′s Return To Life

OSCAR 7 in Space