FALCONSAT 3
Mission information
Name
FALCONSAT 3
NORAD ID
30776
Status
Satellite alive
Operational

Satellite is in orbit and operational

Image
FALCONSAT 3
Description

A US Military (DARPA) picosatllite that tests ambient plasma and micro propulsion attitude control systems. In september 2017 the US Airforce, who were in control of the satellite, transferred control to AMSAT for amateur use. The satllites remaining life was expected to last for a further 5 to 6 years.

Type
Transceiver
Downlink Mode
FSK
Downlink Frequency
435103000
Baud
9600
Uplink Mode
FSK
Uplink Frequency
145840000
Most Recent Observers
Observer Latest Data
Apomahon-KM18ub 2021-02-28 00:54:10 UTC
Aistech_Colombia-FJ25sa 2021-02-28 00:29:52 UTC
VK4JBE-UHF-QG62mm 2021-02-27 23:52:51 UTC
Martin 9V1RM - UHF-OJ11wh 2021-02-27 23:38:55 UTC
JH4XSY-PM95vu 2021-02-27 18:44:50 UTC
Data Frames Decoded - 30 Days
There is no decoded data for this satellite in the last 30 days.
Decoder: FALCONSAT 3 AX.25
Script Name
ax25monitor
Decoder Fields
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Orbital Elements
Latest Two-Line Element (TLE)
TLE Source
Celestrak (active)
TLE Set
1 30776U 07006E   21058.43405033  .00005077  00000-0  12649-3 0  9998
2 30776 35.4345 86.7541 0002776 315.1329 44.9174 15.39684232776132