Tag: Taurus-1

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1073

This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1073 Release Date: September 21, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:05:43 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1073 Trending headlines […]

Via the ARRL: Taurus-1 CubeSat with FM-to-Codec-2 Transponder Launched

The Taurus-1 (Jinniuzuo-1) CubeSat carrying an Amateur Radio FM-to-Codec-2 transponder was launched on September 12 from China‚Äôs Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center. The CubeSat was developed by Aerospace System Engineering Research Institute of Shanghai for youth education and Amateur Radio. The transponder is similar to that used on the LilacSat-1 (LO-90) CubeSat and can use the […]