[amsat-bb] Re: ISS ham radio trio getting ready for space shuttleAtlantis

Ransom, Kenneth G. (JSC-OC)[BAR] kenneth.g.ransom@nasa.gov
Wed Aug 23 06:59:06 PDT 2006

Flight rules require the amateur radios to be turned off for any EVA and
for any Russian vehicle docking/undocking operation. No other events are

Kenneth - N5VHO

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From: amsat-bb-bounces@amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces@amsat.org] On
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Subject: [amsat-bb] ISS ham radio trio getting ready for space

ISS ham radio trio getting ready for space shuttle Atlantis 


I've heard the Amateur transmitters onboard ISS are turned off during
Spacewalks does anyone know if they are also turned off during orbital
maneuvers as well ?

73 Trevor M5AKA
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