Amateur Ham Radio Satellites to Deploy from ISS

Three BIRDS-3 satellites with amateur radio payloads will be deployed from the International Space Station during the morning of 17th June 2019

The BIRDS-3 1U CubeSat satellites are NepaliSat-1 (Nepal), Raavana-1 (Sri Lanka) and Uguisu (Japan).

The three satellites operate on the same frequency - 437.375 MHz CW beacon and 4800bps GMSK

Watch the live streaming of the deployment starting at 0835 GMT 17th June 2019 -

BIRDS-3 Project site -