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AzaadiSAT & AzaadiSAT-2 Updated: 08 Feb 2023   Responsible Operator Rajesh Kannan VU2OW
Supporting Organisation Space Kidz India  
Contact Person kc2kby@airtelmail.in.nospam  
Headline Details: A 12kg 8U spacecraft. Purposes: 1. To create awareness about Amateur Radio and Nano Satellites among School and College Students. 700 students from different parts of India are participating in designing, building, and signal reception of this mission. 2. To successfully transmit health telemetry and beacons for radio amateurs around the world. 3. To Serve Digital Packet Store and Forward System. 4. To take low-resolution images using an onboard camera and transmit it over SSTV. Also will transmit Radiation Sensor and IMU data as part of the telemetry for amateur and educational purposes. Proposing a UHF downlink using 1k2 FSK with SSTV using AFSK. Also LoRA using 1k2 download. Planning a launch from Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota, Andra Pradhesh, India at the end of April 2022 into a 500km SSO orbit. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dwlJXtJ5OjUtDAGe6m8FO4yoMtC2I1_i/view?usp=sharing **Now advised for an August 7th 2022 launch into a 356 km orbit with 37.21 inclination** ** Original mission was lost due to a launch failure in Aug 2022. AzaadiSAT-2 is a replacement mission planning a launch on Feb 10th 2023** **A downlink on 437.400 MHz has been coordinated**
Application Date: 11 Sep 2022   Freq coordination completed on 30 Jan 2023

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