Information of possible interest to satellite enthusiasts.
Information, ideas, and links
- Home Planet - A very nice freeware prediction program, aimed at the amateur astronomer,
but with limited satellite tracking included. Needs lots of disk space !
- WeFax 2.3 - Info from Marius Rensen's "Radio FAX" homepage. Free software by Christian Bock for decoding/displaying NOAA/Meteor APT pictures with a PC sound card. Info on building a complete setup. (Runs on Win 3.1 in spite of what it says on the FAX web page.). See QST magazine, August 1997 for more info.
- DOVE Telemetry Decoder - by Bruce Forsberg, WB6IZG. Free. Requires a 145.825 MHz FM radio (scanner or similar) and "packet" modem (TNC).
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Revised August 6, 1997