ASTRONAUT TALKS WITH
STUDENTS AT FLEMISH SPACE DAYS,
The radio contact was established by ARISS telebridge ground station W6SRJ,
Freddy De Schuiteneer ON3FDS did an audio recording of the Space Talk. It will be attached to this News Bulletin, archived at www.ariss-eu.org/archive.htm .
ARISS is an
international educational outreach program partnering the participating space
agencies, NASA, Russian Space Agency, ESA, CNES, JAXA, and CSA, with the AMSAT
and IARU organizations from participating countries.
ARISS offers an opportunity for students to experience the excitement of Amateur Radio by talking directly with crewmembers onboard the International Space Station. Teachers, parents and communities see, first hand, how Amateur Radio and crewmembers on ISS can energize youngsters' interest in science, technology and learning.
Gaston Bertels, ON4WF