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 Frequency
145840000
Most Recent Observers
Observer Latest Data
VK4XSS-70-QG56oc 2020-09-24 04:44:13 UTC
EU1XX-KO33ru 2020-09-24 04:09:33 UTC
UX5UL-KO50ei 2020-09-24 04:06:27 UTC
LU1KCQ Home-FG73ie 2020-09-24 01:57:50 UTC
JH4XSY-PM95vu 2020-09-23 21:55:54 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   20267.50649947  .00002354  00000-0  62400-4 0  9997
2 30776 35.4357 12.4956 0002784 339.4963 20.5653 15.38213640751947