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NSSDCA ID: 1998-071A

Telecommunications Description

The NASA Wallops station and the DSN stations will provide support to SWAS. Command telemetry, and tracking are required during each pass. SWAS will require 3-4 passes per day, 8-11 minutes in duration during normal operations. SWAS is a non-TDRSS mission. S-band telemetry rates will be 18 or 900 kbps and the playback rate will be 1.5 kbps. S-band command rate will be 2.0 kbps.

Telemetry Path

Telemetry support via other (non-DSN) NASA ground station

Effective Telemetry

0.0 kbps

Telemetry Rates

1.5-900.0 kbps

Additional Information

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