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Re: ARISS Event - Rescheduled Flanders Science Festival



Group,
This is the second time ARISS has posted the announcment that the School
contact WILL take place on October  10th this year. Perhaps like NASA, they
also have a "year end" issue with their computer. :-)

Also, there is no explanation in the FAQs about what a "Telebridge" is. I
assume it is some internet link, in which case one wonders if it really has
anything to do with amateur radio. We certainly won't be able to "listen in"
on 145.800 as I have done in the past - shame.

73 to all
Hugh M0WYE

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ransom, Kenneth G. (JSC-OC)[BAR]" <kenneth.g.ransom@nasa.gov>
To: <SAREX@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Thursday, November 09, 2006 7:29 PM
Subject: [sarex] ARISS Event - Rescheduled Flanders Science Festival
contact, Fri (Nov 10) at 14:37 UTC


> An International Space Station Expedition 14 ARISS school contact has
> been planned with students at Henri d'Haese" primary school in
> Gentbrugge, Belgium who were part of the Flanders Science Festival. The
> contact was aborted due to delays in the Progress docking and has been
> reschedule for Friday, 10 Oct 2006. The event is scheduled to begin at
> approximately 14:37 UTC.
>
> The contact will be a telebridge between stations NA1SS and W5RRR. The
> contact should be audible to anyone in southeastern portions of the
> United States. Interested parties are invited to listen in on the 145.80
> MHz downlink. Additional listening options are listed below. The
> participants are expected to conduct the conversation in English.
>

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