Comparison of AMSAT and ARISS official statements about respective anomalies

Since January 17th, AMSAT has been troubleshooting a “low or no signal situation” with the recently launched RadFxSat-2/Fox1-E satellite. Since January 28th, ARISS has been dealing with a separate issue with their radio system failing to downlink after an EVA (space walk) rerouted their ARISS antenna cable. In my opinion, the way ARISS has communicated […]

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AMSAT Board of Directors changes

AMSAT leadership has some behavior and conduct issues that must not continue. People that have volunteered and supported AMSAT in the past have left, stopped, or dramatically curtailed their support due to these issues. We don’t have a lot of money to throw around. We depend on volunteers and goodwill and that is why leadership […]

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