[amsat-bb] ARISS - Audio for Saturday's Contact

John Spasojevich johnag9d at gmail.com
Wed Mar 2 01:15:11 UTC 2016

Please join us in listening to the ISS contact with participants at the

Powys Secondary Schools, Mid Wales, UK, Saturday March 5th. AOS is
anticipated at 1053 UTC

The duration of the contact is approximately 9 minutes and 30 seconds. The
contact will be a direct between NA1SS and GB4PCS in Wales. The contact is
expected to be conducted in English.

Audio from this contact will be fed into the:

EchoLink *AMSAT* (101377)

IRLP Node 9010 Discovery Reflector

Streaming Audio at: https://sites.google.com/site/arissaudio/

Watch the contact live at:  https://principia.ariss.org/Live/

Audio on Echolink & web stream is generally transmitted around 20 minutes
prior to the contact taking place so that you can hear some of the
preparation that occurs. IRLP will begin just prior to the ground station
call to the ISS.

Please note that on Echolink there are automatic breaks of 1.5 seconds in
the audio transmission. These occur every 2.5 minutes during the event.
Breaks on IRLP are manual and occur approximately after every third

** Contact times are approximate. If the ISS executes a reboost or other
manoeuvre, the AOS (Acquisition Of Signal) time may alter by a few minutes


John - AG9D

ARISS Audio Distribution

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