July 22, 2013 AT 5:00 am

Tracking of Low Earth Orbit Satellites

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Tracking of Low Earth Orbit Satellites.

In this article, I’ll demonstrate a method for modifying a naval telecommunications dish to track moving targets in the sky, such as those in Low Earth Orbit. My dish happily sits in Tennessee, while I direct it using my laptop or cellphone here in Europe. It can also run unattended, tracking moving targets and looking for downlink channels.


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