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ARISS Status March 8, 2010

ARISS

Topics in this report:
1. Upcoming School Contacts
2. JAXA Astronaut Enjoys ARISS Contact with Alma Mater
3. ARISS to Receive Boselli Award
4. Astronaut Training Status

1. Upcoming School Contacts
An Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) contact has been scheduled with Ikaruga Elementary School in Taishi Town, Hyogo, Japan on Tuesday, March 9 at 07:28 UTC. In the classroom, students learned about their local environment as well as that of the earth on a global scale, and studied environmental issues such as global warming. They also researched the ISS to prepare for this contact. This acti