The Philippine Space Agency (PhilSA) invites everyone to Lakbay Kalawakan: An Introduction to Philippine Space Exploration Part 3 on 29 July 2022 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM PhST. This webinar is part of the Space Information Infrastructure Capacity Building and Training Program (SIICaP). 

Part 1 introduced satellite technology and its history in the country. Part 2 focused on mission planning and ground stations. Part 3, the last installment of this webinar series, will tackle amateur radio technology onboard Philippine satellites.

The first presentation will be about the capabilities of the amateur radio unit, the payload responsible for the uplink and downlink communication to the ground stations. The second presentation from the Philippine Universities Ground Archiving and Data Reception (PUGAD) will demonstrate how messages from the Maya satellites are received and decoded.

Register now at this link. This webinar is free of charge.

SIICaP aims to promote and enhance the understanding of space information infrastructures and their applications through monthly events, such as webinars, hackathons, workshops, short courses, and resource person support.

SIICaP is a project of PhilSA ISKUELA, or the Inclusive SSTA Know-how, Utilization, Exchange, and Localization Activities. ISKUELA envisions building an inclusive, sustainable, and capable local space science and technology community through knowledge transfer and capacity-building programs.

For inquiries, please contact siicap@34.87.27.110.