Archive - Jun 2003

June 29th

Field Day contact with Ed Lu

ARISS

Just had A short Field Day contact with Ed lu on ISS 12:50 UTC. I am a 1D in Eastern Mass. Ed reported 1A. He also worked one station from his home town somewhere in western N.Y. apparently.

Glenn

KB1GUE – Sun, 2003 – 06 – 29 17:02

Ed Lu ACTIVE ON VOICE

ARISS

Ed Lu is active on voice.

Although I couldn't make a contact, I did hear Ed respond to several other operators from 12:38 - 12:50 UTC.

Congrats to:
W9LDX, W9AE, N9FN, KE2T

These are the calls I heard Ed respond to.
Maybe next pass I will get in.
See you on the Birds.

73's de N9OEW

N9OEW – Sun, 2003 – 06 – 29 17:01

DTUsat

Space News

DTUsat is a picosatellite designed and built by students from the Technical University of Denmark, DTU. The satellite will be launched on June 30th 14:14 GMT onboard a Russian Rockot-launcher, a reused SS-19 ballistic missile.

http://www.dtusat.dtu.dk/

DTUSAT is on 437.475 MHz (2400 b/s)

DTUSAT sends burst of data every second min. Every 5th burst should be CW - but with a 1200 Hz tone so that it can be heard
on a FM receiver. It will send OZ2DTU DTUSAT at 13 words/min.

pe2jmr – Sun, 2003 – 06 – 29 11:44

June 28th

NA1SS on Voice over America

ARISS

Hi Everyone !

Ed is on the air NA1SS ......or at least was on the last pass 18:27 UTC.
Anyhow get out there and give it a try, he will try and get on for more passes over North America. Heard him work many stations....congratulation Egon VE6EGN I heard him call you back .

73 de VE7WFG

Bill
Armstrong BC
DO00jk

IK1SLD – Sun, 2003 – 06 – 29 00:27

Shuttles Should Be Repaired At Space Station

Space News

The commission investigating the Columbia shuttle disaster on Friday urged NASA to set up a system to allow space shuttles to be repaired at the International Space Station if necessary.

full story at: SpaceDaily.Com

kc8fks – Sun, 2003 – 06 – 29 00:20

ISS Radio Report

Date/Time: 
10 years 43 weeks ago
Mode: 
PACKET
Status: 
NOT ACTIVE
Description: 
17:00 UTC, ELEVATION 22 NO PACKET & NO VOICE
VA2VA – Sat, 2003 – 06 – 28 17:31

ISS Radio Report

Date/Time: 
10 years 43 weeks ago
Mode: 
PACKET