Archive - Sep 2003 - Story

Date
  • All
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
  • 18
  • 19
  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25
  • 26
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 30
Type

September 27th

Upcoming Space Stamps from Canada

Upcoming space stamps from Canada Post will feature 8 Canadian astronauts, among them Julie Payette, the first Canadian astronaut to board ISS. Issue date: October 1, 2003.

FULL STORY

VA2VA – Sat, 2003 – 09 – 27 19:42

ISS STATUS REPORT #48

ISS Amateur Radio

Malenchenko and Lu powered up the Station's 60-foot Canadian robotic arm, named Canadarm2, on Tuesday for some in-flight training and tests. The conducted a series of maneuvers that moved part of the arm into sunlight to characterize how a force and moment sensor on the arm might work differently in sunlight than in shade. Later in the week, they performed systems checks and maintenance work on the two Russian spacesuits aboard the Station.

N1ORC – Sat, 2003 – 09 – 27 11:20

September 24th

New Shuttle Design Review

Space Shuttle

NASA's Orbital Space Plane (OSP) program is one step closer to becoming the nation's next space vehicle with the successful completion of its Systems Requirements Review. The review evaluated the vehicle's concept design for providing crew rescue and transfer for the International Space Station.

N1ORC – Wed, 2003 – 09 – 24 08:09

September 20th

ISS STATUS REPORT #03-47

ISS Status Report

Hurricane photography took its place alongside other science, maintenance, and education on the International Space Station this week, where Expedition 7 Commander Yuri Malenchenko and NASA ISS Science Officer Ed Lu completed a busy week on orbit.

N1ORC – Sat, 2003 – 09 – 20 18:34

September 19th

Shuttle return delayed

Space Shuttle

NASA officials said Wednesday that Space Shuttle will not be back on service until July or August 2004 at the latest.
They delayed this prevision after realizing that they could not make in on time to comply with all critical points suggested by the Columbia Accident Investigative Boards.

Full story here

iz6byy – Fri, 2003 – 09 – 19 09:04

September 13th

Ed Lu's Latest Letter to Earthlings

ISS Amateur Radio

Some of the most incredible sights you can see from up here are on the dark side of the Earth, when the Sun doesn't dominate the sky. I like to go down into the docking compartment.....

N1ORC – Sat, 2003 – 09 – 13 23:22

September 8th

PACKET on 1300z

from KB1GVR

09 / 08 / 03 AT 1300z PACKET ON

Raw packet: KB1GVR>MARK,RS0ISS,qAo,N0AN:=4436.18N/06826.92W-Hello via ISS

ISS PASS @ 1300z but no * yet heard by N0AN IGate and did'nt change ISS
Heard list ??? it was on the pass before but still seems like the squelch is set tight.

KB1GVR – Mon, 2003 – 09 – 08 16:02

September 6th

Status briefing on Nasa tv

Space News

NASA Associate Administrator for Space Flight William Readdy will lead a status briefing at NASA's Johnson Space Center (JSC) in Houston on Monday, Sept. 8 at 1 p.m. EDT.

N1ORC – Sat, 2003 – 09 – 06 10:04

September 1st

ARISS Phase 2

ARISS

The docking of the 12P Progress vehicle to the ISS, as described in www.cnn.com, means that the latest ARISS hardware is now on-board the ISS!

Full article at:
SAREX

VA2VA – Mon, 2003 – 09 – 01 23:09