ARISS School Contact 11 Aug 2021 8:05 UTC direct via 8J3ONO

Picutre: Twitter. @astro_kimbrough with @astro_megan


An educational radio contact is planned with 1st Ono Group Hyogo Council Scout Association of Japan, Ono, Japan, direct via 8J3ONO.

The ISS callsign is presently scheduled to be NA1SS and the scheduled astronaut is Shane Kimbrough KE5HOD.  Contact is go for: Wed 11 Aug 2021, 08:05:06 UTC, 82 deg.

Downlink signals from ISS will be audible above Japan on 145.800 MHz narrowband FM; contact will be in English. RX only! Credit: AMSAT.

Proposed questions generated by the 1st Ono Group Hyogo Council Scout Association of Japan students:

1. Do you feel any stress during your long stay on the ISS?

2. Can you see the aurora from space?

3. Did you find aliens?

4. Please tell us the most fun thing in space.

5. How do you sleep on the ISS?

6. Is there any physical change in space?

7. What do you do with the garbage on the ISS?

8. What happens if the spacesuit gets torn?

9. What happens when you use an abacus in zero gravity?

10. Why did you become an astronaut?

11. Is there any water outside space craft?

12. What devices do you have around you?

13. Do sunflowers bloom in the ISS, when day and night switch every 45 minutes? 1

4. What do you do when there is a problem with the ISS?

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