Recored Radio Contacts with the ISS
Pass over FN04fc (Toronto Area) . Max pass elevation was 19 deg. Good audio copy with HB 6EL, 2m Yagi and Kenwood TS-700a.
Audio was captured using the 'old "mic pointed at the speaker" trick! Uplink audio hiss time was removed
using sound editing program. Original WAV file was compressed to radio quality MP3.
This is my first ever voice reception of the ISS. TNX fer ur hard wrk es
bringing HAM to the ISS Richard! SWL/QSL cards?
Hpe to hv a 2-way contact with u next!
va3vfo at rac dot ca
ARISS Contact with Scouts from Blackland Prarie Elementary School made July 4th 2008.
NA1SS and the italian astronaut PAOLO NESPOLI and STS-120 Commander Pam Melroy from the ISS
talking to an Italian school (IK1XHI & IZ6BAJ)
freq. 145,800 MHz - FM
Time 9.30 (GMT+1)
The original audio file was 6.23 minutes long but was trimed to the last 3 minutes of the qso.
Date : 18th October 2007
Time : 23.44 -23.51
QTH : 116.1019 E 5.9094 N (OJ85BV)
1610 - 1618 UTC 15-OCT-2007
Good copy (59) of 9W2MUS from Kota Kinabalu, East Malaysia, Borneo.
Rig: Yaesu FT-847
Ant: Homebrew 6 elements CheapYagi (WA5VJB) up 5 meters
Operator: GO YEU BIN (9M6YBG)