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Re: EDUCATORS AND STUDENTS CALL NEW SPACE STATION CREW



    Submitted by Arthur N1ORC - Amsat A/C #31468

>Dwayne Brown 
>Headquarters, Washington                   Nov. 15, 2004
>(Phone: 202/358-1726)
>
>
>EDUCATORS AND STUDENTS CALL NEW SPACE STATION CREW
>
>     Educators and students from Forest Oak Middle School, 
>Gaithersburg, Md., will chat tomorrow morning with the new 
>International Space Station crew, Expedition 10 Commander 
>Leroy Chiao and Flight Engineer Salizhan Sharipov.
>
>The call is 9:20 to 9:40 a.m. EST. Department of Education 
>Deputy Under Secretary for International Affairs Joseph A. 
>Esposito will make opening remarks. Veteran astronaut Carl 
>Walz will also be at the school to visit with students.
>
>This activity supports NASA's efforts to encourage students 
>to study and possibly pursue careers in science, technology, 
>engineering and mathematics. It is an integral part of NASA's 
>Teaching from Space Program that builds partnerships with the 
>education community to create unique learning opportunities 
>through the use of agency research and educational 
>technology.
>
>The downlink airs live on the Web and on NASA TV, available 
>in the continental U.S. on AMC-6, Transponder 9C, C-Band, at 
>72 degrees west longitude. The frequency is 3880.0 MHz. 
>Polarization is vertical, and audio is monaural at 6.80 MHz. 
>In Alaska and Hawaii, NASA TV is available on AMC-7, 
>Transponder 18C, C-Band, at 137 degrees west longitude. The 
>frequency is 4060.0 MHz. Polarization is vertical, and audio 
>is monaural at 6.80 MHz.
>
>For NASA TV information and schedules on the Internet, visit:
>
>http://www.nasa.gov/ntv
>
>For information about NASA's education programs on the 
>Internet, visit:
>
>http://education.nasa.gov/
>
>-end-
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