[amsat-bb] Re: OT: How to receive Nasa Select?
w5ggw at cox.net
Fri Dec 29 12:31:05 PST 2006
Jason White wrote:
> I would love to be able to watch NASA Select from my shack again. Back
> when it was on analog C band I used to keep an eye on it during ISS
> passes. Now I believe it has moved to an MPEG 2 K band transponder. Does
> anyone here catch the downlink using "FTA" (Free to air) equipment? If
> so, I'd appreciate if you could contact me directly and let me know what
> kind of equipment is required, or any suggestions. The dish and feed
> don't bother me, it's the MPEG-2 receiver that I'm unfamiliar with.
> (And, yes, I know the commercial satellite TV carriers have it, but that
> would cost money :) )
I watch NASA TV off of the web during most events these days. I just go to
for watching it on windows, and there are other similar capabilities for
watching it use realplayer etc.
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