Archive - 2007

December 25th

Greetings from Earth Brighten Station Crew's Holidays

ISS News

More than 6,000 greetings had been sent to the Expedition 16 crew of the International Space Station through a link on the nasa.gov home page by Friday afternoon, and the number continued to grow at an increasing rate.

The greetings came from just about everywhere - South Carolina, New South Wales in Australia and the South Pole.

If those greetings had been sent by Christmas cards, the postal sacks would have weighed about 200 pounds. Just the postage would have cost more than $1,500. And there were still three days until Christmas.

Most of the electronic Christmas cards to Expedition 16 Commander Peggy Whitson and Flight Engineers Yuri Malenchenko and Dan Tani were touching, admiring and heart-felt. They included:

PY4MAB – Tue, 2007 – 12 – 25 14:31

Astronaut Gives Talk on ARISS at AMRASE Conference

ARISS

The first AMRASE International Aerospace Research Conference was held on December 8 in Rio de Janeiro. Brazilian astronaut Marcos Pontes was one of the speakers at the meeting. Pontes gave a presentation on his training and his participation in the Centenario Mission onboard the ISS. He also talked about the importance the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) program plays in the education of youth.

http://www.amrase.org/english.html

http://www.rac.ca/ariss/oindex.htm

PY4MAB – Tue, 2007 – 12 – 25 14:26

ISS Radio Report

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Strong sig by this pass over Austria in OE6 JN77SN.
SWL-CHMY – Tue, 2007 – 12 – 25 13:43

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Good copy over Central England 12:32-12:40 UTC Pass Merry Christmas To All 73 Chris
G0BHX – Tue, 2007 – 12 – 25 13:43

December 24th

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87 elevation degree 23:20 UTC. nothing heard. MAURICIO BERALDO PY4MAB BRAZIL MERRY CHRISTMAS
PY4MAB – Tue, 2007 – 12 – 25 00:30

ISS Radio Report

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Possible digi but could not print. Certainly something responding from the ISS. 73 Martin VK6MJ in Perth
vk6mj – Mon, 2007 – 12 – 24 23:45

Guestbook

Message: 
hi!!!! merry x'mas to everyone.
Abhay – Mon, 2007 – 12 – 24 19:08

ISS Radio Report

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ISS Quiet over Central England on this Pass 16:57-17:02 UTC
G0BHX – Mon, 2007 – 12 – 24 18:08

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Nothing Heard over Central England 13:46-13:54 UTC Pass
G0BHX – Mon, 2007 – 12 – 24 14:55

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Nothing heard over New Delhi, India
vu2mue – Mon, 2007 – 12 – 24 13:51
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