EAARO are proud to have been donated two ex-military radio ground stations for accomodating thier observatory control room facilities. In addition the control cabins are supplied with a pair of Hydraulic Scissor Lift antenna platforms with motorised mounts which we intend to employ for a variety of observations including satelite tracking.
EAARO Partners with BIS on KickSat Project
EAARO are proud to announce their
partnership with the British Interplanetary Society by providing their Ground Station facilities to the Kicksat Project
Spacecraft Field Tests in Hertfordshire
EAARO are about to begin field tests with ther first Sprite Spacecraft and will begin by developing an antenna/ amplifier design for optimum reception of the Sprite's On BoardTransmitter. 250 of these spacecraftshould be orbiting earth when they
are launched into a Low Earth Orbit as part of a Space-X mission planned for later this year. EAARO plan to betracking these sprites from their UK Observatory in Cambridgeshire.
AMSAT-UK 2013 Colloquium EAARO Presents