AMSAT-UK's Amateur Radio CubeSat FUNcube-1 on Korean TV

FUNcube-1 engineering model stack with an antenna deployment simulatorArirang, a TV station in Korea, has broadcast an English language TV news item about CubeSats that features a brief clip of the AMSAT-UK FUNcube-1 CubeSat.

FUNcube-1 is planned to launch in 2013 and will provide an amateur radio 435/145 MHz linear transponder for SSB/CW communications and a 1200 bps BPSK beacon for educational outreach.

A shot of the FUNcube-1 engineering model stack with an antenna deployment simulator attached can be seen 5 seconds into this video.


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