FUNcube Forum

AMSAT-UK_Bevelled_LogoAMSAT-UK has announced a new FUNcube Forum to cater for the two FUNcube payloads that will be launched in the coming months.

FUNcube-1 is a complete educational single CubeSat project with the goal of enthusing and educating young people about radio, space, physics and electronics. It is planned to launch on a Dnepr from Dombarovsky near Yasny on November 21, 2013.

FUNcube-2 on UKube-1 comprises of a set of FUNcube boards that will fly as part of the UK Space Agency’s 3 Unit CubeSat UKube-1. It has identical goals and is expected to be launched on a Soyuz rocket from Baikonur in February 2014.

The FUNcube Forum is at http://forum.funcube.org.uk/