• [AMSAT-UK] Spring issue of OSCAR News now available

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    Spring issue of OSCAR News now available

    Posted: 13 Apr 2021 07:26 AM PDT https://amsat-uk.org/2021/04/13/spring-oscar-news-2/

    E-members of AMSAT-UK can now download the March 2021 edition of OSCAR
    News, issue 233, here.

    The paper edition edition will be sent to postal members and should arrive
    in the next 2-3 weeks.

    In this issue:

    • From the Secretary’s Keyboard

    • Minutes of the Annual General Meeting

    • Changes to AMSAT News Service Bulletins Distribution

    • QO-100 Wideband Transponder – 2021 Operating Guidelines and Bandplan

    • First QO-100 satellite contact from Indonesia

    • AO73 FUNcube-1 in Space

    • A Gain and Power Upgrade for the AMSAT-UK Filtered S Band Driver Amplifier

    • The current state of space debris

    • CHESS – A cubesat constellation for atmospheric analysis of earth

    • It is getting even busier up there!
    AMSAT-UK FUNcube Mission Patch

    Membership of AMSAT-UK is open to anyone who has an interest in amateur
    radio satellites or space activities, including the International Space
    Station (ISS).

    E-members of AMSAT-UK are able to download the quarterly publication OSCAR
    News as a convenient PDF that can be read on laptops, tablets or
    smartphones anytime, anyplace, anywhere. Join as an E-member at Electronic (PDF) E-membership

    PDF sample copy of “Oscar News” here.

    Join AMSAT-UK using PayPal, Debit or Credit card at


    E-members can download their copies of OSCAR News here.

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