Archive - Apr 28, 2008

ISS Radio Report

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6 years 29 weeks ago
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PACKET
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ACTIVE
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2040 UTC - Another good pass over N. America (EL29)
N5VHO – Mon, 2008 – 04 – 28 19:42

ISS Radio Report

Date/Time: 
6 years 29 weeks ago
Mode: 
PACKET
Status: 
ACTIVE
Description: 
1905 UTC Packet active over N. America (EL29)
N5VHO – Mon, 2008 – 04 – 28 18:09

Home From Space, Iowa Astronaut Peggy Whitson Set for Interviews

Space News

NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson of Iowa, who returned to Earth April 19 after approximately six months on the International Space Station, will be available for satellite interviews from 6 to 8 a.m. CDT on Friday, May 2.

Whitson, the first female commander of the space station, has accumulated more time in orbit than any U.S. astronaut in history. She launched to the complex on a Russian Soyuz spacecraft Oct. 10, 2007, spending 192 days in space. Whitson previously spent 185 days in space after serving as a flight engineer on Expedition 5, which launched June 5, 2002, and returned to Earth Dec. 7. She conducted five spacewalks on her recent mission and one on her previous flight, totaling 39 hours and 46 minutes of spacewalking time, more than any other female.

PY4MAB – Mon, 2008 – 04 – 28 16:37

ARISS Status April 28, 2008

ARISS1. Upcoming School Contacts The National Air and Space Museum (NASM) in Washington, D.C. has been approved for an Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) contact on Saturday, May 3 at 15:52 UTC via the telebridge station NN1SS in Greenbelt. This year Space Day will celebrate t