AMSAT received a request for assistance, and while it might be a non amateur satellite some of our readers might consider helping out Prof. Barnhart.
de KM1P Joe
Request from USC Space Engineering Research Center (SERC) for contact and SOH beacon downlinks from DODONA
LAUNCH and ORBIT (to be updated once we are released):
In-Orbit Transport Container: DOrbit “ION”
Date: Launch January 13th 2022, Deploy On orbit: 1-23-2022 to 1-24-2022 ~1200UTC
Altitude: 525-540km, Inc. 97.5066
Output Power: 1 Watt
Call Sign: WM2XBB
Baud Rate: 19200 baud
Modulation Index: 2/3
Normal Frequency of Transmission: 60 second downlink every 10 minutes, continuous over the orbit.
E-mail to send notification of receipt of any signals, DODONA Satellite [email protected]