The 435/145 MHz SSB/CW linear transponder on the Lithuanian amateur radio CubeSat LitSat-1, call sign LY1LS, was successfully tested on Sunday, March 9.
LitSat-1 was deployed from the International Space Station (ISS) on Friday, February 28 at 0730 UT by astronaut Koichi Wakata KC5ZTA.
Listen to the recording made by Mike Rupprecht DK3WN http://www.dk3wn.info/p/?p=42732
Inverting linear transponder for SSB/CW communications
• Uplink 435.135-435.165 MHz
• Downlink 145.935-145.965 MHz
The team list a CW beacon but it appears the beacon was not active during the test.
AX.25 packet radio transceiver
• Uplink 435.550 MHz
• Downlink 145.850 MHz
LitSat-1 uses a modified version of the LE005-R2 CubeSat linear transponder developed by William Leijenaar PE1RAH http://www.leijenaarelectronics.nl/leijenaar_electronics_009.htm
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