WRESAT

Preparations



More information to come here – in the meantime, enjoy the images below.

 

Frames from a WRE film

Tests

WRESAT undergoing tests.


Canberra Airport

At Canberra Airport, WRESAT is unloaded from the RAAF C47 Dakota which has brought it from WRE at Edinburgh in South Australia.


Canberra Airport

WRESAT leaves Canberra Airport enroute to Orroral Valley.


RF Tests

WRESAT at Orroral Valley Tracking Station for RF compatibilty tests.

 

A photo from Clive Broomfield

RF Tests

WRESAT at Orroral Valley Tracking Station for RF compatibilty tests.

This photo was taken inside the RF enclosure.

Left to right are:-
(1) Rear left Ken Threlfall.
(2) Clive Broomfield at the rear.
(3) Brian Chapman.
(4) Colin Meivel.
(5) Norbert ?.
(6) David Tarbet.

Photo: Clive Broomfield.


 

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