Live TV coverage of two ham radio satellite launches

A Dnepr Launch

An estimated 34 satellites carrying amateur radio payloads are expected to be deployed this week.

Four will deploy from the International Space Station on Tuesday and Wednesday, November 19/20, the rest in two separate launches.

The first launch, a Minotaur-1 rocket from Wallops Island Virginia, will be sometime after 00:30 UT, Wednesday, November 20, the other will be a Dnepr from Dombarovsky near Yasny at 07:10:11 UT on Thursday, November 21.

Live TV coverage of the Minotaur-1 launch

Live TV coverage of the Dnepr launch

ISS CubeSats Deploy Tuesday and Wednesday

November Amateur Radio Satellite Deployments with frequency list


On launch days follow the chat on the #cubesat IRC channel see

Minotaur-1 CubeSats

On the FUNcube-1 Dnepr launch day check the FUNcube Yahoo Group

Live webcam at the FUNcube-1 Monitoring Station in Bletchley Park

FUNcube-1 Welcome to launch week!

For updates on all amateur satellite launches check the AMSAT Bulletin Board (AMSAT-BB) at