Archive - Jun 17, 2006

ISS Radio Report

Date/Time: 
7 years 44 weeks ago
Mode: 
PACKET
Status: 
ACTIVE
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Strong signal over Ecuador... HC zone (FI06)....73 es gl de HC3AP (Cesar)
hc3ap – Sat, 2006 – 06 – 17 23:47

Wonderful!!!!

Observed ISS pass around 0305utc, 1105est cross from SW to the NE over SE Ohio.
Very bright and very easy to see with the naked eye. Wonderful to watch.

W8OSP – Sat, 2006 – 06 – 17 23:10

ISS Radio Report

Date/Time: 
7 years 44 weeks ago
Mode: 
PACKET
Status: 
ACTIVE
Description: 
Excellent 23 degree ascending pass to the west at 06:55z. Got to see the ISS for most of the pass, and heard APRS beacon and digi on 145.800.
AH6RH – Sat, 2006 – 06 – 17 08:29

Expedition 13 gets ready for STS-121

ISS Status Report

The International Space Station crew this week prepared for the
departure of one unpiloted Progress cargo carrier, the arrival of
another, and for the STS-121 shuttle mission of Discovery that will
deliver an additional crew member.

Expedition 13 Commander Pavel Vinogradov and Flight Engineer Jeff
Williams will welcome European Space Agency astronaut Thomas Reiter,
giving the station a third crew member for the first time since May
2003. Discovery is scheduled to launch to the station no earlier than
July 1.

PY4MAB – Sat, 2006 – 06 – 17 04:07