[amsat-bb] Live video feed of ARISS contact with Pima County 4H/Vail Vaqu...
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AJ9N at aol.com
Wed Jul 15 15:37:08 UTC 2015
Here is the scheduled time for this contact that I have posted several
times to the SAREX BB.
Pima County 4H/Vail Vaquero's 4H Club, Tucson, AZ, direct via W7LB
The ISS callsign is presently scheduled to be RSØISS/OR4ISS
The scheduled astronaut is Mikhail Korniyenko RN3BF
Contact is a go for: Wed 2015-07-15 18:01:42 UTC 67 deg
One of the ARISS Mentors
In a message dated 7/15/2015 8:32:22 A.M. Pacific Daylight Time,
amsat-bb at wd9ewk.net writes:
A slight correction... 10am in Arizona is 1700 UTC. Arizona, except for the
portion of the Navajo Nation reservation in the northeastern part of the
does not change its clocks for daylight time in the summer. It's UTC -7
for local time, all the time. We really don't need the extra hour of
when it is so hot in the deserts during the summer.
Looking forward to this video presentation, and to hear the ISS as it
over. W7LB is the ground station for this contact, and Larry Brown is a
long-time AMSAT member and supporter. He has had a hand in other
scheduled ISS contacts in Arizona, and his experience should help make
this a success.
On Wed, Jul 15, 2015 at 4:57 AM, John Brier <johnbrier at gmail.com> wrote:
> Apologies if this was mentioned already, but I hadn't seen it.
> Join the Vail Vaquero's 4-H Ham Radio Project at Empire High School
> for an out of this world experience as they make contact with a
> Russian Cosmonaut aboard the International Space Station (ISS) on
> July 15 at 10:00 am [MST/Arizona, 16:00 UTC, I believe]
> Bring your family and friends!
> The contact will be at Empire High School in Vail. The address is
> 10701 E Mary Ann Cleveland in the theater.
> If you are unable to make it, there will be a live video feed of the
> The presentation starts at 10am and the pass will begin at 11:03am
> (Arizona Time)
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