ED LU VISITS ALMA MATER VIA HAM RADIO

NASA International Space Station Science Officer Ed Lu, KC5WKJ, spoke September 4 with students at Cornell…

STUDENTS LEARN ASTRONAUT’S VIEW ON LIFE IN SPACE

Lack of gravity and future human space flight endeavors were among topics Texas and Colorado youngsters…

ISS PACKET SYSTEM FAILS AGAIN AFTER BRIEF RESTART

After being out of service for some time, the RS0ISS packet system aboard the International Space…

POPULAR AMATEUR SATELLITE SHUTS DOWN

The popular and heavily used UO-14 FM satellite has quit working, and some in the amateur…

INTERNATIONAL SPACE SCHOOL STUDENTS TALK TO THE “OTHER” ISS

Students at the International Space School http://www.intspaceschoolfnd.org/ spoke August 1 via ham radio to NASA ISS…

Question mark hovers over space wedding

Is the wedding-by-proxy of International Space Station Expedition 7 crew commander Yuri Malenchenko, RK3DUP, and his…

TEEN ASTRONOMERS SPEAK VIA HAM RADIO WITH SPACE STATION

Teenaged members of an amateur astronomers’ club enjoyed an opportunity to speak via ham radio with…

TWO-HAM CREW NAMED FOR ISS EXPEDITION 8

Another two-ham crew will take over the reins of the International Space Station (ISS) this fall.…

“THE PIANO MAN” ABOARD THE ISS

With apologies to singer Billy Joel, US astronaut Ed Lu, KC5WKJ, is “The Piano Man” in…

COSMONAUT-HAM PLANS TO WED WHILE IN SPACE

International Space Station Expedition 7 crew commander Yuri Malenchenko, RK3DUO, plans to get married next month…