Moriah Central School ARISS School Contact rischeduled for 6 June 16:54 UTC

There has been a reschedule for the Moriah Central School – Pt. Henry, NY ARISS contact, that is now scheduled for June 6, 16:54:12 UTC, 71 deg.

Also scheduled astronaut has changed: now will be David St. Jacques KG5FYI.

The contact will be a telebridge between OR4ISS and VK6MJ, the signal from ISS should be audible over Australia and adjacent areas on the 145.800 MHz downlink. The contact is expected to be conducted in English. RX only!

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Questions generated by students:

  1. What is the purpose of the International Space Station and why is it a value to all of humanity?
  1. What is the most amazing thing you have seen from the space station?
  2. What do you get to do in your free time when you are not working?
  3. What types of computer programming languages were used to write thesoftware on board the International Space Station?
  1. What is your favorite piece of hardware to use on the space station and what does it do?
  1. What types of computers are you using on board, and what operating systems do they run?
  1. Do you get to listen to music in space, and if so what do you all like to listen to?
  1. What is the most difficult and dangerous thing about living in space?
  2. How many people can fit on board the space station safely?
  3. What is your favorite science experiment on board?
  4. What do you think the importance of future space stations will be?
  5. What is the importance of Amateur Radio on the Space Station?
  6. What is the status of CIMON (Simon) the Artificially Intelligent robot that was sent to the ISS?
  1. How did you become an Astronaut? Does your training for space start right away or do you have to move up in ranking?
  1. What is your favorite food in space?
  2. Are there any manmade objects on earth you can see from the space station?
  1. Do you keep a journal of everything you do on board to remember in the future?
  1. What can scientists do on Earth to help you on the Space Station?
  2. What is the best part of working with people from different countries every day?
  1. What have you learned the most from living and working in Space?



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