ARISS CONTACT AT ZESPOL SZKOL TECHNICZNYCH,
Complex of Secondary Schools is located in one of the oldest and most beautiful
The Complex of Secondary Schools holds a QUALITY CERTIFICATE ISO 9002 and is equipped with the modern technological equipment gained thanks to the European Union support finances. There are modern training centers: computer use, modern controlling techniques using microprocessor controller units for welding, numerically controlled machines, computer aiding of technological processes. They take part in national and international programs or projects like Leonardo da Vinci and Socrates.
, contact with OR4ISS was
established by station SP9PKS located at ZST with NASA astronaut Michael E.
Fossum KF5AQG onboard the International Space Station. Using the amateur station
aboard the ISS Service Module, the astronaut answered 19 questions prepared by
students. During the pass, the signal from ISS was loud and clear and readable
over most of
The conversation was conducted in English. The questions were read by the students at ZST where an audience of about 65 students, teachers, parents, visitors and media participated to the ARISS event. Tadeusz SP9HQJ represented PZK, the Polish Amateur Radio Union.
Two newspapers and four broadcast radio stations covered the ARISS event: Dziennik Zachodni and Wiadomoci Powiatowe newspapers, Radio Zet, Radio Zote Przeboje, Tok FM, Antyradio, and local station Radio Fest.
Live Streaming video was available on: http://pl.justin.tv/sp9amh
was the seventh ARISS school contact in
Direct link to the audio from the contact:
Official link to the audio from the contact on the RadioZET:
News in RadioZet at local time:
Information about this event (Polish):
Congratulations to ZST in Mikolow Team and to SP9PKS!
Armand Budzianowski, SP3QFE,