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SAUDISAT 1C

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SAUDISAT 1C is classified as:


NORAD ID: 27607
Int'l Code: 2002-058C
Perigee: 625.7 km
Apogee: 676.5 km
Inclination: 64.6 °
Period: 97.6 minutes
Semi major axis: 7022 km
RCS: 0.0953 m2 (small)
Launch date: December 20, 2002
Source: Saudi Arabia (SAUD)
Launch site: TYURATAM MISSILE AND SPACE COMPLEX (TTMTR)
Uplink (MHz): 145.850
Downlink (MHz): 436.795
Beacon (MHz):
Mode: FM_tone 67.0Hz
Call sign:
Status: Active


SAUDISAT 1C (or SO-50, Saudi-OSCAR 50) carries several experiments, including a mode J FM amateur repeater experiment operating on 145.850 MHz uplink and 436.795 MHz downlink. The repeater is available to amateurs worldwide as power permits, using a 67.0 Hertz PL tone on the uplink, for on-demand activation. SO-50 also has a 10 minute timer that must be armed before use. Thus, first transmit an initial carrier with a PL tone of 74.4 to arm the timer. The repeater consists of a miniature VHF receiver with sensitivity of -124dBm, having an IF bandwidth of 15 kHz. The receive antenna is a 1/4 wave vertical mounted in the top corner of the spacecraft. The receive audio is filtered and conditioned then gated in the control electronics prior to feeding it to the 250 mW UHF transmitter. The downlink antenna is a 1/4 wave mounted in the bottom corner of the spacecraft and canted at 45 degrees inward.
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NASA's NSSDC Master Catalog

Two Line Element Set (TLE):
1 27607U 02058C   17292.92909358 +.00000046 +00000-0 +27158-4 0  9990
2 27607 064.5542 104.3587 0036152 036.8151 323.5423 14.75378123797386
Source of the keplerian elements: AFSPC