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    09/29/2015 | More Chinese Amateur Radio Satellites are Aloft

    Quick on the heels of the September 19 launch of nine satellites carrying Amateur Radio transponders comes word that three more satellites were launched by China on September 25.
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  • 03/31/2009 | German AMSAT Team Transmits, Receives Signals from Venus

    On March 25, a group from AMSAT-DL bounced radio signals off the surface of Venus, marking the first time Amateur Radio operators have bounced radio signals off another planet. According to AMSAT-DL President Peter Guelzow, DB2OS, the Earth-Venus-Earth (E
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    06/16/2008 | First Image from CUTE-1.7 +APD II Satellite

    The ground control station at the Tokyo Institute of Technology has downloaded the first color image taken by the CUTE-1.7 +APD II Amateur Radio satellite. The satellite was 620 km above the Earth at 28.905 degrees North and 146.040 degrees East when the
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