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
Service
Amateur
Downlink Mode
FSK
Downlink Frequency
435103000
Baud
9600
Uplink Mode
FSK
Uplink Frequency
145840000
Most Recent Observers
Observer Latest Data
N2ACQ-FM07ag 2021-06-13 02:31:52 UTC
WesternMA USA Yagi-FN32ig 2021-06-13 02:31:47 UTC
VK4JBE-UHF-QG62mm 2021-06-13 01:54:08 UTC
VK2BYF-UHF-QF55hd 2021-06-13 00:14:39 UTC
Pete (vk2pet)-QF45kg 2021-06-13 00:13:00 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   21163.30983729  .00004209  00000-0  10156-3 0  9991
2 30776 35.4330 133.2828 0003497 233.8702 126.1703 15.40732213792318