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  • Fox-1C and Fox-1D Launch Window Shifted

    From ARRL de WD1CKS@VERT/WLARB to QST on Mon Jun 27 21:53:17 2016
    06/27/2016

    AMSAT[1] reports that the launch period for Fox-1C (Cliff) and Fox-1D has been moved. The new launch window will be between September 1 and November 30. Fox-1Cliff and Fox-1D will be integrated onto the Spaceflight SHERPA platform for its maiden flight aboard a SpaceX Falcon 9 launching into a sun-synchronous orbit from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Fox-1Cliff and Fox-1D carry university experiments from Pennsylvania State-Erie, Vanderbilt, University of Iowa, cameras provided by Virginia Tech, as well as amateur radio voice repeaters capable of U/V or L/V operation. - Thanks to AMSAT News Service 


    [1] http://www.amsat.org

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