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NASA TV Airs Space Station Soyuz Move



SUBMITTED BY ARTHUR N1ORC - AMSAT A/C #31468

>November 14, 2005
>
>Allard Beutel
>Headquarters, Washington 
>(202) 358-4769
>
>James Hartsfield
>Johnson Space Center, Houston
>(281) 483-5111
>
>MEDIA ADVISORY: M05-181
>
>NASA TV AIRS SPACE STATION SOYUZ MOVE
>
>The residents of the International Space Station will take a spin 
>around the block in their Soyuz spacecraft Friday. NASA TV airs live 
>coverage of the move starting at 3 a.m. EST. 
>
>Expedition 12 Soyuz Commander Valery Tokarev and station Commander 
>Bill McArthur will move the craft from the Pirs Docking Compartment 
>to the nearby Zarya module. Tokarev will undock from Pirs at about 
>3:40 a.m. EST. It will take about 40 minutes to complete the trip and 
>dock at the Zarya port. The move clears Pirs for a spacewalk in early 
>December. 
>
>NASA TV's Public, Education and Media channels are available on an 
>MPEG-2 digital C-band signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 
>degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical 
>polarization. In Alaska and Hawaii, they're on AMC-7 at 137 degrees 
>west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal 
>polarization. A Digital Video Broadcast compliant Integrated Receiver 
>Decoder is required for reception. For digital downlink information 
>for each NASA TV channel and access to NASA TV's Public Channel on 
>the Web, visit: 
>
>http://www.nasa.gov/ntv 
>
>
>
>For information about the Space Station and the Expedition 12 on the 
>Web, visit, 
>
>http://www.nasa.gov/station 
>
>
>
>For information about NASA and agency programs on the Web, visit: 
>
>http://www.nasa.gov/home 
>
>	
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