Archive - 2004 - Story

December 29th

Last ISS transit of the Moon for 2004

ISS News

Early this morning , ISS crossed the moon , looking like something from the movie ET !
(OK that was a flying bicycle .... but you'll see what I mean ;o) )
You can see the videos here (top of the page )
John Wirral

G7MIZ – Wed, 2004 – 12 – 29 10:40

December 25th

Progress M-51 a perfect docking

ISS News

This night the Progress M-51 docked perfectly to the International Space Station over Central Asia.
Launched on December 23 at 22:19:34 UTC, arrived to the aft port of the Service Module Zvezda on December 25 at 23:58 UTC. Thanks to NASA TV was possible to see all the operations.
Progress contains 5,000 pounds of fuel, food, water and other materials.
Chris van den Berg said two days ago: The foodsupplies for the 2 crewmembers are almost exhausted and if the docking will fail the crew has to return to earth on 30.12.04.

IK1SLD – Sat, 2004 – 12 – 25 20:18

December 22nd

ARISS Event -- Wednesday, Tulsa, OK


Scott H. Stevens, N3ASA:
The next ARISS contact by Expedition 10 aboard the International Space Station will be with students at Tulsa Air and Space Museum, Tulsa, OK on Wednesday, 22 December.
The event is scheduled to begin at approximately 15:11 UTC. This contact will be direct between stations NA1SS and WA5LVT.

IK1SLD – Wed, 2004 – 12 – 22 08:02

December 16th

ARISS Event -- University of Cork, Ireland


Scott H. Stevens / N3ASA:
The next ARISS contact by Expedition 10 aboard the International Space Station will be with students at University College Cork, Cork, Ireland on Friday, 17 December. The event is scheduled to begin at approximately 13:53 UTC.
This contact will be a telebridge between stations NA1SS and VK5ZAI, Kingston, Australia. It should be audible to anyone in the area listening in on the 145.80 MHz downlink. The participants will conduct the conversation in English.

IK1SLD – Thu, 2004 – 12 – 16 11:54

December 11th

ISS Status Report - Dec. 10, 2004

ISS Status Report

International Space Station crewmembers this week continued research and maintenance activities and prepared for arrival of the next Progress cargo craft.
On Wednesday, Station managers reviewed preparations for the upcoming launch of the unpiloted Russian ISS Progress 16 resupply ship from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan. They confirmed that work is progressing well for the scheduled liftoff at 4:19 p.m. CST Dec. 23.

IK1SLD – Sat, 2004 – 12 – 11 06:08

December 9th

Leroy Chiao active on voice

ISS Amateur Radio


our fellow member Scott WA6LIE reports a nice voice contact with Leroy Chiao onboard ISS.
Let's give Leroy a warm welcome to the Amateur Radio, and please let him know about this website...

iz6byy – Thu, 2004 – 12 – 09 17:51

December 3rd

IW8CQD Silent Key

With great sadness I have to inform you that one of our members, our dear friend IW8CQD Antonio Cutilli, after a long illness, passed to silent key. I received the sad email from his family thanks to Francesco.
I would like to remember Antonio (ISS Achievement Award #4) with his great passion for Mir and ISS and a real ham spirit.....

IK1SLD – Fri, 2004 – 12 – 03 16:30

November 25th

Next ISS Crew named: Krikalev the new Commander

ISS News

Phillips and Krikalev are the eleventh crew for the orbiting research complex. Krikalev will serve as Station Commander, and Phillips is Flight Engineer and NASA International Space Station Science Officer. Designated Expedition 11, they will be on board the Station when the Space Shuttle makes its first Return.....

IK1SLD – Thu, 2004 – 11 – 25 04:16

November 23rd

Presse release Polignano contact, Nov. 19 2004


Press release by Peter Kofler, IN3GHZ, ARISS mentor:
Friday 19 November 2004 at 14:34 UTC, i.e. 15:34 local time, the school center "Direzione Didattica Statale 1° Circolo� in Polignano a Mare near the city of Bari in south-east Italy performed a radio contact with US astronaut Leroy Chiao, KE5BRW, on board the International Space Station.

IK1SLD – Tue, 2004 – 11 – 23 18:36

November 20th

school contact nov 19


i found this doc earlier so they have bewem doing vioce contacts with schools not just packet LOL


kb0zuu – Sat, 2004 – 11 – 20 05:28

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