A test of the D-STAR Parrot Repeater on the TabletSat-Aurora satellite is expected to take place during Monday, August 11 on 437.050 MHz (+/- 10 kHz Doppler shift).
TabletSat-Aurora launched with 11 other satellites carrying amateur radio payloads from Dombarovsky near Yasny on Thursday, June 19, 2014.
The D-STAR GMSK Parrot (Store and Forward) Repeater can store up to 8 seconds of voice message and runs 0.8 watts to a whip antenna.
There are two other transceivers on the satellite, they transmit GMSK telemetry data on 435.550 MHz and 436.100 MHz. Their power can be varied by command from the ground station between 0.8 and 2.0 watts. TabletSat-Aurora is also a downlink on 8192 MHz.
Dmitry Pashkov R4UAB reports the test on his website at http://r4uab.ru/?p=7160
Description of TabletSat-Aurora in Google English http://tinyurl.com/TabletSat-Aurora-Description
Dnepr Launch for D-STAR Satellite https://amsat-uk.org/2014/06/18/dnepr-launch-for-d-star-satellite/
Satellite Tracking https://amsat-uk.org/beginners/satellite-tracking/
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