Archive - Dec 16, 2005 - Story

Happy Christmas greeting video from ISS!

ISS News

Hello All,

Bill and Valery wish all a happy christmas and a happy new year!
Look at this nice video from the space station:
Click for video
Look at the nice santa hats they're wearing!!!
You can view the video with a standard windows media player (or other).
It requeres a speedy internet connetcion like DSL, or cable.

73's Cor PD0RKC
ISS info: http://pd0rkc.ontwikkel.nl

From the ISS FanClub Staff:
Read more for the text of the greetings.

pd0rkc – Fri, 2005 – 12 – 16 12:17

ISS 12 Commander Shooting for WAC, WAS and Maybe DXCC from Space

ISS Amateur Radio

ISS Expedition 12 Commander Bill McArthur, KC5ACR, has proven to be one of the more active Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) operators among ham radio operators who have occupied the space station. Early in his ISS duty tour, McArthur got on the air from NA1SS for Scouting's Jamboree On The Air (JOTA) event in October, but he's also been available during his off hours to make some quick, casual QSOs on 2 meters as well. In fact, McArthur's having so much fun operating from space that he's hoping to complete Worked All Continents (WAC), Worked All States (WAS) and maybe even DXCC from space.

http://www.arrl.org/

PY4MAB – Fri, 2005 – 12 – 16 12:14
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