Top rated QSO with NA1SS
Dr. Satoshi Furukawa (NA1SS) speaks with students at Merritt Island High School, Merritt Island, FL, U.S.A. on 30 August 2011 at 1811 UTC. Dr. Furukawa answered the following questions in the recording (which begins well after the start of the contact):
5. Since you are a medical doctor, what kind of tests and experiments are you currently performing on the ISS?
6. Are you able to communicate with your family and friends during your stay on the ISS?
7. What would happen if you ran out of supplies on the ISS?
8. What risks do you encounter on a daily basis on the ISS?
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Dr. Satoshi Furukawa - Merritt Island H.S. Contact -30 Aug 2011
Col. Doug Wheelock works U.S. stations on 05 November 2010 at 2019 UTC. Stations worked include the following: KB4RLZ, KC5FML, KD0EXV, ?D5YPC, KC5FML, K5JF, N9WEG (twice), ?DGY, W5KUB, ?HFR, K4MF, KD5WU? in Jasper, AR, K4RUE, KB9OIS, KB3NXQ, N1LLG, Dave in Clinton, MO, W0DR, W3TL, ? in Indianapolis, N9CUE, ?KRF and N3PKC.
Col. Doug Wheelock (NA1SS) works U.S. and Canadian stations on 27 October 2010 at 2242 UTC. Stations worked include the following: WD4ZAM, N5JF, N4PIQ, KO4MA, KI4WF, KI4WRC, KI4WRM, KB9SXC, KD0CNC, N4TDP, KJ4ECD, N1XED, K3CNH, ?A2VMA, (inaudible), N1GN, VE3DJ, VE1CAW and ? in NE PA.
Col. Doug Wheelock (NA1SS) works U.S. and Canadian stations on 19 September 2010 at 2059 UTC. Stations worked include the following: VGO (in IL), KE7MHG Mobile, VE3EFX, VYS (in MO), N3SNZ, N3MVF, K1WY, KC3MN, N8LPQ and K2DSL.
Maximum elevation was fairly low (16 degrees), so quality suffers at times, and I apologize for that.
Dr. Cady Coleman Speaks to Students at Foster Heights Elementary, Bardstown, KY, U.S.A. on 28 January 2011 at 1612 UTC
Dr. Cady Coleman speaks to students at Foster Heights Elementary, Bardstown, KY, U.S.A. in a scheduled ARISS contact on 28 January 2011 at 1612 UTC via K4SSA.
Students asked the following questions:
1. What do the stars look like from space?
2. How far do you go into space?
3. What does it feel like to be in space?
4. How do you make your food in space?
5. Have you ever lost anything in space?
6. What is your favorite thing to eat while in space?
7. What do you do for entertainment?
8. Are there windows that you can see out from? If so, what do you see?
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Dr. Cady Coleman contact with Foster Heights Elementary
Caught the last part of the school contact starting with question 9. Also the following locations and partial callsigns after the official contact: Knoxville, KC9QKU, KS5UBA?, WA?ZZG, NA5GPA, N3IYI, W8KRF. See below for the school info and questions.
Sundance Elementary School first opened in 1980 as a K-5 elementary
school in the Poway Unified School District in San Diego, California.
Our diverse student population of nearly 500 students encompasses almost
20 different languages. Our motto is “Work Hard, Be Kind, Dream Big,
Col. Doug Wheelock (NA1SS) works U.S. stations on 03 November 2010 at 2102 UTC. Stations worked include the following: N5TRS, ? in Beaumont, TX (Portable), N3OIO, WA4NVM, WB3E, K8TV, K8AJ and AG3B.
Col. Doug Wheelock (NA1SS) works U.S. stations on 12 November 2010 at 2326 UTC. Stations worked include the following: KE5SNS, AB9NZ, NZ9Z, WB9NRK, AA9SJ, KC3MN and WR0U.
NA1SS heard in Borculo, The Netherlands 26-08 23:02 UTC.
Local time: 27-08 01:02.
Callsigns: MD0MAN - DK2GPS - ON3ATI - PB0AHX
Douglas Wheelock talks about the Isle of Man.