We had radio contact with the ISS – An unforgettable experience!
Sascha, David, Julia,
Lona, Stefano, Jose, Yll, Tobias and Laura. 9 children
and youngsters prepared for this moment with ultimate care. Together with many
patients of our
For all participants, the radio contact with the ISS was an absolute climax, a unique experience. Thanks to Rolf Eberhard – HB9TSO, the children and youngsters could surpass themselves, concentrate on their voice and speach therapy with unprecedented force and energy, train English pronunciation, prepare for an important event without ever allowing to be distracted. Not evident after heavy brain injury!
The day before the big event, David,
Pascal and Brian were admitted to the Hosital. They also became subject to “Radio
fever” and were given an important task. David helped setting up the right
frequency, Pascal was standing by for switching on request from one antenna to the
other and Brian efficiently assisted our two adult interpreters for the
translation of the astronauts’ answers. Right from his admission to the
Karin Zollinger, lic. phil.
Affoltern am Albis
Translated from German
73, Gaston Bertels, ON4WF