FALCONSAT 3
Mission information
Name
FALCONSAT 3
Satellite ID
XKYJ-4339-8214-6490-1978
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
Palm Bay, FL-EL97pw 2021-09-27 18:43:23 UTC
BX2ABT-PL04pv 2021-09-25 14:23:35 UTC
PY4ZBZ-GH70vn 2021-09-25 13:38:42 UTC
ITSDLab SatNOGS-PM35ld 2021-09-25 09:25:35 UTC
BV5PD-PL03gr 2021-09-25 06:05:12 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   21270.90094672  .00008940  00000-0  20565-3 0  9997
2 30776 35.4329 161.3016 0001009 162.6505 197.4258 15.41919136808927
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