Settling TLEs

Thanks to Mike and Colin for their feedback on MC2 tracking.  Their best tracking element for MC2 is JSpOC-710, object J.  See the TLE below.

1 90710U 13072J   13348.62284903 +.00013465 +00000-0 +13156-2 0 00148
2 90710 120.4918 256.4723 0298653 349.1771 082.9876 14.64852722001202

Mike, DK3WN, has his decoding client up and running as well.  Thanks

COVE Autorun Success

The CubeSat On-board Processing Validation Experiment (COVE) aboard MCubed-2 has successfully run and completed its first task without any issues! COVE utilizes an advanced radiation-hardened FPGA processor and image processing algorithms that will be used for high-data-rate processing in future Earth science missions. Decoded beacons from this morning’s pass included the following information which indicates that Continue Reading »