Ground Station General Information

Satellite Name DUTHsat (GR01)
University Democritus University of Thrace / Electromagnetic Theory Lab
Team’s website  www.duthsat.gr
Status To be launched
IOD No
Science Unit MNLP

The Ground Station of DUTHSat is located at the laboratories of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the Democritus University of Thrace, at address: Vasilisis Sofias 1, 67100, Xanthi, at a Latitude of 41° 08’32.81” (41.1425°) and a Longitude of 24° 53’24.83” (24.8901°).


Ground Station Antennas

Function Details
Uplink VHF: 9-element X-Yagi, Gain 13.2 dB, Beamwidth 19.49°
Downlink UHF: 19-element X-Yagi, Gain 16.2 dB, Beamwidth 14.76°

antenna

Ground station antennae


Ground Station Equipment

Equipment Details
Rotator Unit
Yaesu G-5500 (AZ/EL)
Radios Kenwood TS-2000, FUNcube Dongle Pro+

diagramma

Layout of the ground station equipment


Testing the Antenna Tracking system of the DUTH Ground Station


Orbit Information

Launch campaign ISS
Launch date TBD
TLE TBD

RF Information

Callsigns SZ7DUTH, ON01GR
Frame None
 Uplink  VHF: 1k2 & 9k6 AFSK
 Downlink UHF: 9k6 BPSK @ 70cm (436.420 MHz)
Beacon information

Whole Orbit Data last 3 wod

Uploaded [UTC] April 11, 2017, 7:49 p.m. April 11, 2017, 7:46 p.m. April 11, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Timestamp [UTC] March 14, 2017, 12:31 a.m. March 14, 2017, 12:31 a.m. March 14, 2017, 12:30 a.m.
SU status Operational Operational Operational
V_unreg [V] 3.000 3.000 3.000
I_unreg [A] 0.000 0.000 0.000
I_3V3 [A] 0.000 0.000 0.000
I_5V0 [A] 0.000 0.000 0.000
T_COMM [°C] 0.000 0.000 0.000
T_EPS [°C] 0.000 0.000 0.000
T_BAT [°C] 0.000 0.000 0.000

Information will be updated as it becomes available