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APRS Space NetworkAPRS Space Network

APRS space frequency is APRS space frequency is 145.825 MHz145.825 MHzAlso via GOAlso via GO--32 on 435.225 downlink, 32 on 435.225 downlink, 145.85145.85 MHzMHz upup

Cubesat 2008

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P-SAT Mission ConceptA transponder for the relay of remote environmental sensor and other low duty-cycle data.

3 Axis – Sun Pointing

ParkinsonSAT

OceanographicBuoys

Ground Stations

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ADCS Simulator Structure

PSat Dimensions -1 cubic foot50% PSat Mass – 18lbs

Hung from 16’ of 2x30lb fishing line

2 Operational Magnetorquing Coils#30 wire 130 turns100 mA; approx. 55 ohmsTorque of 10E-4 N-mRed LED coil indicators

Magnetorquing Coils in X and Z-Plane

Solar Panel Configuration6 Panels on the +Z face4.5 Panels on the –Z face4 Panels on X & Y faces

$50

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ADCS Test Results

Lights too close! Re-test at 16 feetResults give max error of 9 degrees, within limits

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CommsComms Satellites Benefit Others!Satellites Benefit Others!

Satellites for education need to provide access to other Student Projects

IE - Environmental sensors, WX stations, position/status reporting

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APRS Satellite Constellation

Generic Global Connectivity8 Cubesats would provide 1 hour access 24/7/365 to handheldsFor mobiles, would provide 30 minute access

All on 145.825 MHz with Generic links

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APRS Space ApplicationsAPRS Space Applications

PCSATPCSAT--1 (Prototype 1 (Prototype Communications Satellite) is Communications Satellite) is a US Naval Academy a US Naval Academy Aerospace student project.Aerospace student project.

APRS space frequency is published as 145.825APRS space frequency is published as 145.825

ANDE and RAFT in Dec 2006-2007

Cubesat 2008

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APRS on ISS!APRS on ISS! ARISS supports ARISS supports APRS on 145.825 APRS on 145.825 too!too!

Use Use digipeaterdigipeater path path VIA ARISS. VIA ARISS.

PCSAT2PCSAT2 was also on was also on ISS 2005ISS 2005--20062006

See live downlink on www.ariss.net

PCSAT2, was the second PCSAT2, was the second APRS APRS digipeaterdigipeater satellite.satellite.

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Now GONow GO--3232TECHSATTECHSAT--1b1b

GOGO--32 now supports 32 now supports APRS on its APRS on its 435.225/145.85 435.225/145.85 packet system.packet system.

APRS up on 145.85 APRS up on 145.85 (PC(PC’’s and messages)s and messages)

MicMic--E up on 145.93 E up on 145.93 (D7 and D700(D7 and D700’’s)s)

See live downlink on www.ariss.net

9600 Baud!9600 Baud!

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Tracking is EASY! (AO51)Tracking is EASY! (AO51)

No computer neededNo computer neededTwo or more solid passes to handheld every dayTwo or more solid passes to handheld every day

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Tracking ECHO (AO51) too!Tracking ECHO (AO51) too!

No computer neededNo computer neededTwo or more solid passes to handheld every dayTwo or more solid passes to handheld every dayFive or more uplink passes for mobiles, etcFive or more uplink passes for mobiles, etc

Thurs, 14 AugustThurs, 14 August

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GO32 GO32 --EZ EZ -- MOBILE SatelliteMOBILE SatellitePrediction and TrackingPrediction and Tracking

No computer neededNo computer neededTwo or more solid TX/RX passes every dayTwo or more solid TX/RX passes every dayTwo additional TX passes 100m before and after!Two additional TX passes 100m before and after!

Thurs 14 Aug is shownThurs 14 Aug is shown

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Tracking is EASY! (ISS)Tracking is EASY! (ISS)

No computer needed!No computer needed!Similar Passes every other day.Similar Passes every other day.22 minutes earlier each day???22 minutes earlier each day???

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LEO Pass GeometryLEO Pass Geometry

Only Azimuth Tracking is needed!Only Azimuth Tracking is needed!

10 dB gain Horizon-to-horizon

98% of all in-view times

Using $75 TV rotator only

RR/3 +10 dB

70%

95%

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Omni Antenna Gain 7 Omni Antenna Gain 7 dBidBi !!1%

70%

30%

SATgateSATgate!!

¾ wave vertical

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Combined Omni GainCombined Omni GainPath Gain + Antenna Gain !Path Gain + Antenna Gain !

SATgateSATgate!!

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Omni Omni SatGatesSatGatesGet about 3 minutes of data (each)

Promoting Student Ground Station Involvement worldwide!

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Omni Omni SatGatesSatGates ((AloggerAlogger))

Any APRS client can be a SatGate

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APRS Satellite Msgs/Email

Send/Receive messages or email

Anywhere on the planet via APRS satellite

MSG menu

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AMSAT Operating Areas

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What is APRS?What is APRS?APRSAPRS = Automatic = Automatic PacketPacketReporting SystemReporting System

APRSAPRS was developed in the was developed in the early 1990's for local early 1990's for local tactical tactical digital communications,digital communications,situational awareness and situational awareness and TWOTWO--WAYWAY information exchangeinformation exchange using using Amateur radio.Amateur radio.

Not just Vehicle Tracking!Not just Vehicle Tracking!

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What is APRS all about?What is APRS all about?Immediate local digital and graphical information exchange betweImmediate local digital and graphical information exchange between all en all participants in a local area or event. This includes:participants in a local area or event. This includes:

PositionsPositions of all stations and objectsof all stations and objectsStatusStatus of all stationsof all stationsMessagesMessages, Bulletins and Announcements, Bulletins and AnnouncementsWeatherWeather data and data and telemetrytelemetryDF bearingsDF bearings and and signal strengthssignal strengths for quick transmitter huntingfor quick transmitter huntingRF Connectivity RF Connectivity plots of all stationsplots of all stationsLocalLocal OBJECTS OBJECTS on a common map display for all userson a common map display for all usersLocal Local FreqsFreqs, Nets, Meetings, Nets, Meetings

Typical applications are:Typical applications are:Routine local awareness of all ham radio events and assets arounRoutine local awareness of all ham radio events and assets around youd youMarathons, races, events and public serviceMarathons, races, events and public serviceSearch and rescueSearch and rescueFamily communications and tracking and oneFamily communications and tracking and one--line emailsline emailsMobileMobile--toto--mobile global messagingmobile global messagingWeather data exchange and displayWeather data exchange and displayEfficient multiEfficient multi--user Satellite communicationsuser Satellite communications

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Scope of APRSScope of APRSAPRS consists of a very large land APRS consists of a very large land based wireless network. Almost based wireless network. Almost 30,000 users around the world.30,000 users around the world.

This network works via RELAYS This network works via RELAYS every 20every 20--30 miles called 30 miles called ““digipeatersdigipeaters..”” And Globally via And Globally via IGatesIGates to the internet.to the internet.

APRS is also used via some of the APRS is also used via some of the Amateur Satellites. Amateur Satellites.

It is also used to monitor It is also used to monitor telemetry values of weather telemetry values of weather stations for the National Weather stations for the National Weather Service (NWS) Service (NWS)

APRS has the capability to quickly APRS has the capability to quickly relay telemetry values to research relay telemetry values to research centers without the Internet.centers without the Internet.

But, only 10% try Satellites

Only 0.1% on any given orbit…

Peak User Transponder Load is < 4%

30,000 experimenters to draw from

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APRS APRS MisConceptionsMisConceptions!!

That APRS is just Vehicle Tracking instead of a That APRS is just Vehicle Tracking instead of a RealReal--Time Information Time Information Distribution SystemDistribution System..

That APRS is dependent on GPS for its value That APRS is dependent on GPS for its value (GPS is not needed. See Objects)(GPS is not needed. See Objects)..

Using APRS clients that only do maps and ignored Using APRS clients that only do maps and ignored APRS APRS CommsComms fundamentalsfundamentals..

Failure to understand the importance of OBJECTS: . See Failure to understand the importance of OBJECTS: . See ObjectsObjects 101101

Failure to use realFailure to use real--time messaging: . See time messaging: . See Messages 101Messages 101 and and Message OperationsMessage Operations

Failure to implement the original APRS Centralized Failure to implement the original APRS Centralized Common Bulletin BoardCommon Bulletin Board

Not understanding the APRS operatorNot understanding the APRS operator’’s role of s role of Data InputData Input (Objects, Bulletins and (Objects, Bulletins and

Messages)Messages)

Not realizing the importance of Not realizing the importance of Voice OperatingVoice Operating frequenciesfrequencies in APRS. in APRS.

See APRS-tactical.html

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APRS, maps and eventsAPRS, maps and events

That APRS is dependent on GPS for its value That APRS is dependent on GPS for its value

(GPS is not required to put things on maps)(GPS is not required to put things on maps)..

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Simple DTMF memory Simple DTMF memory -- One button puts you in APRS (One button puts you in APRS (Position, Frequency and StatusPosition, Frequency and Status)!)!

DTMF on voice freq translated to packet on APRS channel (or direDTMF on voice freq translated to packet on APRS channel (or direct to APRSct to APRS--IS)IS)

Position is 10 mile ambiguity using repeater posit (Position is 10 mile ambiguity using repeater posit (or 60 mile ambiguity out westor 60 mile ambiguity out west))

Frequency in packet is Frequency of RepeaterFrequency in packet is Frequency of Repeater

If If EcholinkEcholink or IRLP, APRS packet includes node number!or IRLP, APRS packet includes node number!

APRSttAPRStt (Touchtone) (Touchtone) or any other or any other source(Dstarsource(Dstar))

See aprstt.html

& DSTAR users!

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DTMF Report shows on APRS!DTMF Report shows on APRS!CALLSIGN with date and timeCALLSIGN with date and time

Position in vicinity of repeater or Position in vicinity of repeater or APRSttAPRStt entry pointentry point

Voice Operating Frequency, Tone and other infoVoice Operating Frequency, Tone and other info

Node number if Node number if EcholinkEcholink or IRLP, or reverse patch number if Repeateror IRLP, or reverse patch number if Repeater

APRSttAPRStt (Touchtone)(Touchtone) See aprstt.html

147.105MHz T107 R30m

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Various APRS Stations Various APRS Stations (two(two--way)way)

APRS is a Network intended for real-time Tactical INFORMATION exchange. This means 2-WAY.

And Satellite

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TRACKERS TRACKERS (and Buoys)(and Buoys)

But for some very remote applications, APRS is a great way to communicate small data packets from remote locations…

One-way APRS is not normally recommended. APRS is a Network. We want good communications among all participants for maximum utility.

Satellite APRS

On 145.825 MHz

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Global Mobile and Portable Global Mobile and Portable SatcomSatcom

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Kenwood TMKenwood TM--D700AD700A

BuiltBuilt--in screen display of other APRS stations in screen display of other APRS stations and frontand front--panel send/receive messaging.panel send/receive messaging.Other APRS station locations are sent to the Other APRS station locations are sent to the attached GPS map for display.attached GPS map for display.

Dual band 144/440 MHz 50/35 WattsDual band 144/440 MHz 50/35 WattsBuiltBuilt--in 1200/9600 bps TNC including in 1200/9600 bps TNC including digipeaterdigipeater

Kenwood THKenwood TH--D7A(G)D7A(G)TMTM--D710D710

Mobile/Portable Satellite Terminals

Adds operation Freq to every posit !Adds operation Freq to every posit !Auto tunes to others with Freq!Auto tunes to others with Freq!Shows local Voice Repeaters !Shows local Voice Repeaters !

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AlincoAlinco DRDR--135T/EJ135T/EJ--41U41U

Allows direct input from Allows direct input from any standard GPS.any standard GPS.

Basic 1200/9600 bps TNCBasic 1200/9600 bps TNC

Basic 2 M Radio with optional TNC. Basic 2 M Radio with optional TNC. ((OpentrackOpentrack makes a drop in tracker module)makes a drop in tracker module)

Unlike the Kenwood radios, it requires a PC to set it equires a PC to set it up, and there is no APRS display directly on the radio.up, and there is no APRS display directly on the radio.

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YeasuYeasu VXVX--8R 8R

““APRSAPRS”” announced at Dayton?announced at Dayton?Optional GPS in Optional GPS in spkrspkr--micmicFeatures of D7Features of D7

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APRS Voice Alert! APRS Voice Alert! **Voice Alert is effectively 3Voice Alert is effectively 3rdrd Radio channel for Radio channel for the D7 and D700 APRS radiosthe D7 and D700 APRS radios

By setting the APRS Band, A, to PLBy setting the APRS Band, A, to PL--100, 100, but keeping the volume turned up:but keeping the volume turned up:

You wont hear any packets on 144.39 *You wont hear any packets on 144.39 *But you will hear a voice call using PLBut you will hear a voice call using PL--100 on 144.39100 on 144.39And you will hear* an occasional Ping packet if another D700 comAnd you will hear* an occasional Ping packet if another D700 comes es in linein line--ofof--site to you, like a proximity radar alerting you to local site to you, like a proximity radar alerting you to local presence.presence.

Great for long haul traveling and meeting other APRS users.Great for long haul traveling and meeting other APRS users.

(For all mobiles!)(For all mobiles!)

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APRS APRS –– IS IS -- Local Info/Data!Local Info/Data!Last 100 stations!

Direction & Distance

Frequency and Tone

Mobiles and HT are 100%

compatible

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Aa

The APRS NetworkThe APRS Network

Multiple Hops

And to the Internet Gateway

Digipeaters

Satellite

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APRS APRS (ALOHA circle and (ALOHA circle and digipeaterdigipeater hops)hops)[Your ALOHA circle is your 100% saturated channel range][Your ALOHA circle is your 100% saturated channel range]

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APRS APRS ( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )

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APRS APRS ( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )

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APRS APRS ( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )

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APRS APRS ( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )( Solo DF Fade Circle Technique )

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APRS APRS 3D views for Balloon tracking3D views for Balloon tracking

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APRS Event Data EntryAPRS Event Data Entry

Score Message Sent

Score Data Received

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APRS APRS IGatesIGates (Global APRS!)(Global APRS!)

An IGATE is a local APRS station that utilizes An IGATE is a local APRS station that utilizes the APRSthe APRS--Internet network to pass all packets Internet network to pass all packets heard on their local RF back to the Internet.heard on their local RF back to the Internet.(Gives global views to local activity.(Gives global views to local activity.Also act as twoAlso act as two--way gateways for ALL APRS way gateways for ALL APRS MESSAGES worldwide MESSAGES worldwide (Internet (Internet RF)RF)..

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Findu.comFindu.com mappingmappingInternet tracking developed by Steve Demise – K4HG

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APRSAPRS--Internet (APRSInternet (APRS--IS)IS)Google for “USNA Buoy” Select USNA-1

This data is LIVE

http:// Pcsat.aprs.org

Situational awareness

Google Maps

* Nearby APRS activity* Nearby APRS activity

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APRSAPRS--IS (FINDU IS (FINDU –– Near Range)Near Range)Google for “USNA Buoy” Select USNA-1

* Click to see all stations on map

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APRSAPRS--IS (FINDU IS (FINDU –– NearNear Map)Map)Google for “USNA Buoy” Select USNA-1

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