May 26th, 2016
ARISS contact planned for Venta School, Carp, Ontario, Canada
An International Space Station radio contact has been planned for Jeff Williams KD5TVQ with participants at Venta School, Carp, Ontario, Canada. The event is scheduled Monday 30 May 2016 at approximately 19:01 UTC.
The amateur radio contact will be a telebridge contact operated by IK1SLD in northern Italy. The downlink signals should be audible over parts of Europe. Interested parties are invited to listen in on 145.800 MHz narrowband FM.
SSTV GAGARIN 55 12-15.04.2016 145.800 Mhz
Op: DG0OJG RX:UVD1P Antenna:Dipol
An ARISS programme was organised at H.A.L. School Lucknow India on 12th May 2016 in coordination with HAL Scouts Group Amateur Radio Club Lucknow (VU2LKO) in which the students asked questions directly with Astronaut Tim Kopra KE5UDN who is on board International space Station.
The briefing about the programme was started from Amateur Radio Club, Washington DC K6DUE by the programme mentor Mr Eskil SM5SRR from Sweden at 1240 Hrs IST through teleconferencing.