Sunday, August 23, 2015

James [M0JFP/KG7EFV] -- Tune into ISS Contact Monday 12:24UTC (05:24PDT)

    Tune into 145.800 at 11.20 (ish) gmt +1
    Should get a clear signal on your handy talkie radio (UK)
    USA may listen in using using a UK based station.
    Recording should be on later on in the day!
    Let me know how you get on??
  James [M0JFP/KG7EFV]

    ARISS contact for school in St. Gallen, Switzerland, audible in Europe at 12:24 UTC time !
    An International Space Station contact is planned for Kantonsschule am Burggraben, St. Gallen, Switzerland.
    The event is scheduled for Monday 24 August 2015 at 12.24 UTC, which is 14.24 CEST. This will be a direct radio contact between OR4ISS and HB9SG.
    The signals from space will be audible in Europe on 145.800MHz FM.
    Currently, the Kantonsschule am Burggraben, St. Gallen (KSBG) in Switzerland comprises approximately 1250 pupils and 180 teachers.
    Our school is in Eastern Switzerland, in the German-speaking part of Switzerland and near the border to Germany and Austria.
    The students who will ask the ISS team their questions are between 16 and 17 years old.
    They are in a class whose focus is on science and mathematics. Later, most of these students want to study in the field of science.
    Our school also has an observatory and the students have the possibility to attend a course on astronomy.
    best 73 de Rudy - IW2BSF
    [ ISS Stay Tuned ! ]
NOTE: UTC Offset: UTC -7:00

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