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ARRL Satellite Bulletin ARLS001 (2017)

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ARLS001 ITF-2 CubeSat Set to Deploy from ISS

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Space Bulletin 001  ARLS001
From ARRL Headquarters  
Newington, CT  January 13, 2017
To all radio amateurs

SB SPACE ARL ARLS001
ARLS001 ITF-2 CubeSat Set to Deploy from ISS

Toshihiro Kameda, JJ3GRX/W3GRX, of the University of Tsukuba's "Yui"
satellite project in Japan, reports that the ITF-2 ("Imagine The
Future") CubeSat is set for release from the International Space
Station (ISS) on Monday, January 16, at 0910 UTC.

The 1U ITF-2 was designed and built at the university. The Amateur
Radio downlink is 437.525 MHz. Updated information will be announced
on the AMSAT Bulletin Board at,
http://www.amsat.org/pipermail/amsat-bb/ .

ITF-2 is the successor to the unsuccessful ITF-1, which launched in
2014 but was never heard.
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