[amsat-bb] Is ISS Digipeater not always on for use?

JoAnne Maenpaa k9jkm at comcast.net
Wed Jul 22 15:51:56 UTC 2015

The Ericsson (M-PA Series) transceivers are on board in the ISS Columbus
module which is closer to the common work and living areas. The Kenwood
radio is located in the ISS FGB Service Module (Zarya).
http://www.ariss.org/contact-the-iss.html explains more.

73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org
AMSAT VP User Services

> -----Original Message-----
> From: AMSAT-BB [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On Behalf Of John
> Brier
> Sent: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 10:42 AM
> To: JoAnne K9JKM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Is ISS Digipeater not always on for use?
> This is what I understood too, but why do they use the lower power HT
> for
> ARISS school contacts? Is it because they have that headset for it that
> makes it easier to hear questions perhaps?
> On Jul 22, 2015 10:09 AM, "JoAnne K9JKM" <joanne.k9jkm at gmail.com> wrote:

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