IPEX Status

12/10/2013 – 11:55PM

The payload processor and software have been activated.

12/7/2013 – 10:00AM

Japan has gotten a very clear recording of IPEX.

Check it out here: http://www.dk3wn.info/p/?p=39287

Two types of beacons can be heard in the recording, a health beacon and the morse code beacon.

12/7/2013 – 12:00AM

Image thumbnails have been downlinked from each of the five cameras along with a telemetry packet.

12/6/2013 – 8:30AM

IPEX has received over 50 packets since the launch the night before. Decoded packets indicate the satellite is so far nominal. Initial checkout is still underway and updates will be posted.

Packets are being decoded from about 1.5 degrees above the horizon