June 4th, 2016
NEW ISS CONTACT TO SCHOOL IN AUSTRALIA
New Telebridge contact will take place Monday, June 6, 2016 at 08: 39 utc, with the school Glenmore State High School, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia.
The young people of the school will have the opportunity to ask questions American astronaut Tim Kopra KE5UDN as a liaison to Earth will be the W6SRJ American.
The connection will then be heard in the United States on the usual rate of 145,800 narrow band FM. The Glenmore is a modern secondary school with students aged 7 to 12 years.
First ISS reflection from Europe to North America
After two weeks of preparation Tim, G4LOH in Helston, Cornwall, England Grid IO70jc and Roger, VE1SKY Bridgetown, Nova Scotia, Canada Grid FN74iu used FSK441 to try a Brendan Quest style reflection off the International Space Station (ISS).
Employing AMSAT satellite software, both stations aimed at the calculated grid HO11nl for a 144.175 MHz QSO attempt with a mutual window of less than 1 minute.