IDEFIX-satelliterna uppe

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The two IDEFIX AMSAT-France picosats have been sucessfully launched by Ariane 4 flight 151. Both payloads should start to transmit around the 13th of may. They are battery powered and remain attached to the third stage of the launcher.

Voice messages and 400 bps telemetry data will be transmitted on 145,840 and 435,270 MHz. A decoding software will be available in the next few days. An IDEFIX WEB site is to be opened very soon.

Stay tuned!

73 de Jean-Louis F6AGR
President AMSAT-France

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