Yearly Archives: 2013

LEOP concluded, succesful first contact!

HUMD-OPS team and friends durign the launch

Yesterday was an intense day for all the Humsat-D team. We arrived to the HUMD-OPS Control Center at 6:00 UTC to follow the launch and the payloads separation sequence. The Unisat-5 satellite separation occurred at 07:25:48.330 UTC, a great success

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“First contact” rehearsal

First contact procedure

Today the HUMD-OPS team performed the last rehearsal of the first contact with the satellite. We executed all the planned procedures, from the ground station setup to the telemetry retrieval from the very first moments of the satellite after the

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