Satellite Tracking And Command Station

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The University of Strathclyde Spacecraft Tracking And Command (STAC) station is a student led project with the aim of operating and maintaining a satellite ground station for communicating with CubeSat's and other educational satellite missions.

STAC Beginnings & Further Info

The antennas for the station were installed on the roof of the James Weir Building in 2010. Videos of the installation can be found on youtube.

For further technical details on the station see http://stacstation.co.nr/.

The operation of the STAC station for the last academic year was recorded in a STAC station blog which gives a great insight into the work done at the station and the existance of other ground stations around the world.