Minotaur-1 Deploys CubeSats

Minotaur-1 Launch from Wallops Flight Facility

Minotaur-1 Launch from Wallops Flight Facility

A large number of CubeSats carrying amateur radio payloads were launched from NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Va., on Nov. 19, 2013 at 0115 UT. In total 29 satellites were on the rocket of which 12 operate in Amateur Satellite Service frequencies.

Radio amateurs from around the world have reported receiving signals from the satellites.

Frequency Chart by Mike Rupprecht DK3WN

For the latest news check the DK3WN satellite blog http://www.dk3wn.info/p/

Also see the AMSAT Bulletin Board (AMSAT-BB) http://www.amsat.org/amsat-new/tools/maillist/

Follow the launch day chat on the #cubesat IRC channel see
http://www.cubesat.org/index.php/collaborate/ground-operators

Minotaur-1 Launch: Keplerian Two-Line Elements (TLEs)
https://amsat-uk.org/2013/11/19/minotaur-1-launch-keplerian-two-line-elements-tles/

Doppler.sqf data at http://www.dk3wn.info/p/?p=38470

Satellite tracking https://amsat-uk.org/beginners/satellite-tracking/

Frequency list for amateur radio satellite deployments in November
https://amsat-uk.org/2013/11/13/three-amateur-radio-satellite-deployments-in-november/

Live TV coverage of launches https://amsat-uk.org/2013/11/17/tv-coverage-of-two-ham-radio-sat-launches/