ARISS contact for German school

An ARISS contact is planned for a school in Germany with Alexander Gerst, KF5ONO on Tuesday, 14 August 2018 at approximately 1256UTC. The exchange will be a direct contact operated by DN2DLR and be conducted in German. The downlink signals will be audible in parts of Europe on 145.800 MHz FM.

Receive SSTV from the ISS

This weekend ARISS Russia is running a special slow-scan television event from the International Space Station. Unfortunately we learned the details too late to include in last week’s bulletin. The transmissions started around 0900UTC on Friday and continue until around 1830UTC, Sunday, 1 July 2018. The cosmonauts will be sending images commemorating the various satellites […]

ISS ham radio link-up for UK school

A contact between Kings High School for Girls in Warwick and the International Space Station is planned for Thursday, April 19 at 1205 UT (1305 BST).
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New ISS Crew Member’s Ham Radio Contact to Highlight a Wider Educational Effort

Recent International Space Station (ISS) arrival Ricky Arnold, KE5DAU, will take the mic of the station’s NA1SS on April 10 to answer questions posed by students at Pinson Valley High School in Alabama, where ham radio already has a foothold. Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) will sponsor the ham radio event with…

Next UK ARISS contact coming soon

On or just after Monday the 9th, the date and time for the next UK ARISS contact will be revealed. The contact is between the Kings High School for Girls in Warwick and the International Space Station. It is expected to take place in the week commencing the 16th of April,…

ARISS contact planned for schools in Vilnius, Lithuania

An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Scott Tingle KG5NZA with Vilniaus Jono Basanaviciaus Gymnasium together with Vilniaus Jono Basanaviciaus Progymnasium in Vilnius [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2018/february/ariss-event-1202.htm”]Full Original Article[/su_button]

13 US schools/groups move into Phase 2 of ARISS selections

The ARISS-US Team (Amateur Radio on the International Space Station) is pleased to announce that 13 of the 25 schools or organizations submitting proposals have been selected to advance to the next stage of planning to host amateur radio contacts in July to December 2018 [su_button url=”http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2017/december/13-groups-in-ariss-phase-2-selections.htm”]Original Article[/su_button]