Archive - Jun 2011
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- NASA managers will hold a news conference on Tuesday, June 28, at the agency's Kennedy Space Center in Florida to discuss the status of the final space shuttle launch.
The ARRL reports that the International Space Station could be on-the-air on 2m FM or packet for Field Day weekend June 25-26.
Finally heard the ISS digipeater switched back on 145.825 MHz today at 1958UTC 21st june 2011 over UK, but digipeater call was RS0ISS-3 and not the usual RS0ISS-4, also the signal was very weak although the pass was close to my QTH at 658 km.
Something has changed on board, but not sure what?
LU-5DFO saw the ISS again over la plata city, before sunrise,Tue 2011-06-21 from 09,45 to 09,55 ours UTC. speed 7680 m/s altitude 388 km minum distance 568 km mag -3.1 with clear sky