D-Star One, Reborn! - 12/01/2018

The amateur radio satellite D-Star One was lost on November 28, 2017 when the launch vehicle failed to achieve orbit, but the team have assembled a replacement which should launch February 1.

On January 10 it was announced that the team had completed the assembly and checks on the new satellite. On February 1 it should launch on a Soyuz-2/Fregat from the Vostochny launch site.

The satellite carries an amateur radio D-Star repeater further details at: http://www.amsatuk.me.uk/iaru/finished_detail.php?serialnum=582

Read the announcement at: http://www.orbitalsystems.de/d-star-one-second-birth/?lang=en By: Icom UK Marketing,
Email: marketing@icomuk.co.uk

D-Star One, Reborn!