ISS Expedition Crew Special Event - Space Center Houston -Feb. 10th 2011

Friday, 4 February 2011 19:58 by G7EIX

The International Space Station Expedition Crew Special Event featuring crew members Alexander Skvortsov, Tracy Caldwell-Dyson, Mikhail Kornienko, Douglas Wheelock, Fyodor Yurchikhin and Shannon Walker will be held Thursday, Feb. 10, at 6:30 p.m. in the Space Center Houston theater.

The event will consist of an awards presentation, crew presentation with slides and video and question-and-answer session for the crew. This event is open to JSC employees, contractors, friends, family members and public guests.

If you have worked the Space Station on 2m over the past few months then I suggest you take your QSL cards along as there WILL be opportunities for Autographs.

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Space Station Crew Uses HAM Radio to Call Earth

Wednesday, 8 December 2010 00:34 by G7EIX

Inside the International Space Station, Expedition 25 commander Doug Wheelock gave a tour of the Russian segment of the orbiting complex, including the Soyuz.

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Inside the International Space Station, Expedition 25 commander Doug Wheelock gave a tour of the Russian segment of the orbiting complex, including the Soyuz spacecraft docked there. Wheelock showed off the station's HAM radio, using the call sign "NA1SS," to talk with people on the ground as the station flies overhead at 17,500 miles per hour. Wheelock, and Flight Engineers Shannon Walker and Fyodor Yurchickin all will return home to Earth this Thursday, Nov. 25.

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