Metro State University

Three 1500g balloons carrying payloads from Metro State Univeristy's Into to Space program

Flight Coordinator: 
KCØRPS
Event Date: 
Saturday, April 14, 2018 (All day)
Alt Launch Date: 
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Launch Site: 
FrequencyList: 

Preflight Net:

  • 449.225 MHz RMHAM Repeater (141.3 Hz Tone) 8 pm MDT preceding night
  • 146.940 MHz (103.5 HZ Tone) RMRL Repeater if the RMHAM machine is down
  • 146.640 MHz (100 Hz Tone) DRL will serve as a backup frequency

Recovery Operations:

  • 449.450 MHz RMRL (103.5 Hz Tone), North Flights
  • 448.450 MHz PPFMA (100.0 Hz Tone), South Flights
  • 449.225 MHz RMHAM (141.3 Hz Tone)  Try this out!!!!
  • 446.100 MHz Balloon 1 Field Simplex
  • 446.150 MHz Balloon 2 Field Simplex
  • 446.200 MHz Balloon 3 Field Simplex (if needed)
  • 446.275 MHz Car to Car drive out
  • 146.550 MHz Backup field simplex

Launch Site Simplex: 446.050 MHz

HF - Possible ops: 7.235 LSB

Tactical Calls: 
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