Re: Try AO-85 Again ...

Clint Bradford

From AMSAT-NA earlier this week ...

AO-85 Update: Do Not Access While in
Eclipse The auto Safe mode was disabled on June 24 and the transponder was turned on. A few
QSOs were made to verify that it would drop with inactivity. Currently, the battery voltage is very low and it looks like a cell is prepared to
give up the ghost. Please do not use the
satellite while it is in eclipse, even if
you hear it. Operations is not sure what will be usable if and when this cell
fails ...

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