D-Star One v1.1 Phoenix

The amateur radio satellite D-Star One, which was lost on 28th November 2017 when the launch vehicle failed to achieve orbit is being replaced and should launch on 1st February 2018.

Earlier this month it was announced that the team had completed the assembly and checks on the new satellite. On 1st February 2018 it should launch on a Soyuz-2/Fregat craft from the Vostochny launch site.

The satellite will carry an amateur radio D-Star repeater - http://www.amsatuk.me.uk/iaru/finished_detail.php?serialnum=582