Contract activities on ISS Russian Segment
Study of physical conditions, in which precise time signal and data signal generated by GTS hardware are downlinked by means of special ground receivers.
Delivery of electronics unit GTS-2 with refurbished performance to the ISS RS, which will allow to receive signal by ground station with a higher accuracy.
Science Hardware Used:
- Electronics unit GTS-2;
- Antenna unit with attachment mechanism
to downlink precise time signals;
- RF cables;
- Spectrum analyzer kit.
- CD with payload computer (PLC) software.
Flight Equipment Used:
- Payload Computer (PLC) of OECS;
- TV Exchange Module.
Dismantling and utilization of the old electronics unit. Mounting of the newly-delivered electronics unit GTS-2 to verify in real space conditions characteristics and accuracy of time signal downlinked from low near-earth orbit.