June 28, 2022

This Week in Amateur Radio

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Via the ARRL: MIR-SAT1 CubeSat Expected to Deploy from the ISS on June 22

MIR-SAT1 (Mauritius Imagery and Radiotelecommunication Satellite 1), the first amateur radio CubeSat from the Indian Ocean island nation of Mauritius, is expected to be deployed from the International Space Station (ISS) on June 22.

MIR-SAT1 will carry an amateur radio V/U digipeater (a downlink of 436.925 MHz has been coordinated). MIR-SAT1 will collect images of the Republic of Mauritius and i…

Read more – via American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources http://www.arrl.org/news/view/mir-sat1-cubesat-expected-to-deploy-from-the-iss-on-june-22