Tracking DANDE

Anyone with an amateur radio license can track and listen to the satellite given the required ground station equipment.

If you would like to downlink beacons from DANDE and send them to the DANDE team, sign up for a login account on the DANDE beacon portal page.



DANDE Telemetry System Information: 

Beacon Downlink Frequency: 436.750 MHz FM (UHF band)

Callsign: dandecosgc

Data Rate: 9600 baud

Modulation: G3RUH

Transmit Interval: every 15 seconds

RF Power Output: 0.75 W

Antenna Polarization: Liner


Here you can find our most recent TLE's (Two Line Elements). If you find an error with the TLE, please notify This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The DANDE Team is now using Celestrak TLEs in official tracking: CELESTRAK TLE



 Here is the executable Beacon Parser (only available on Windows PC)Link to Beacon Parser



Interested in receiving data?

DANDE’s End User Guide will serve to inform outside organizations on DANDE’s available data, explain the procedure and guidelines to gain access to this data and explain the format of data. This document will be finalized and published when decisions on how to store data are made. In the meantime please send all data inquires to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Although all data will be made available upon request, please be advised that data for DANDE’s Accelerometer, Neutral Mass Spectrometer, and Attitude Determination and Control Systems are under export control regulation and may require additional approval in order to gain access. Data for all subsystems may be requested, but restrictions for science data has not yet been determined. Specific requirements will be explained in the finalized End User Guide.