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Signal from Tomsk-TPU-120 CubeSat 17 Aug 2017 22:24 #339

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Dear Sirs,

Russia’s first 3D-printed satellite Tomsk_TPU-120 is to be thrown from the outer surface of the International Space Station on 17 August 2017 during 17:45 to 23:50 MSK (14:45 to 20:50 GMT). The satellite will be transmitting telemetry to Roscosmos and a radio signal to amateur radio stations on Earth.

The satellite will be orbiting from four to six months. Various sensors will record the temperature of the board, plates and batteries, electronics data. It will also transmit greetings to Earth inhabitants, recorded by students of the University in 10 languages: Russian, English, German, French, Chinese, Arabic, Tatar, Hindi, Kazakh and Portuguese. The greeting signal will be transmitted once a minute at the frequency 437.025 MHz.

Radio amateurs will receive special name cards confirming receipt of the signal. Let us know your names and post addresses at .

Best regards,

Kristina Nabokova

Foreign media relations officer
Vice-Rector for External Affairs Division
Tomsk Polytechnic University

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