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
N2ACQ-FM07ag 2020-12-02 00:33:23 UTC
sam210723 VHF/UHF-QF56pj 2020-12-01 23:50:00 UTC
VK3YYZ-UHF-Omni-QF11eq 2020-12-01 23:48:57 UTC
VK5KJP-UHF-PF95gd 2020-12-01 23:47:41 UTC
VK2BYF-UHF-QF55hd 2020-12-01 22:13:07 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 (SatNOGS)
TLE Set
1 30776U 07006E   20336.29208969  .00008658  00000-0  22030-3 0  9992
2 30776 35.4350 291.9568 0003857 258.1177 101.9118 15.38871622762547