12 January ISS contact to 3 schools in Belgium: Audible only in USA

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  1. IW2BSF

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    12 January contact ISS with 3 schools in Belgium !

    An International Space Station radio contact has been planned for astronaut Thomas Pesquet KG5FYG/FX0ISS with Coll├Ęge Saint-Guibert, Gembloux, Belgium and Euro Space Center, Transinne, Belgium.

    The event is scheduled Thursday January 12, 2017 at approximately 13:47 UTC , which is 14:47 CEWT.

    The telebridge contact will be operated by K6DUE, located in Maryland, USA.

    REMEMBER contact audible ONLY in USA not in Europe !

    Three schools will participate to this ARISS contact:

    - Saint-Guibert College (students at their college in Gembloux)
    - Kindergarten and primary school Sainte-Lutgarde (students on Space Camp at Euso Space Center)
    - Saint-Laurent school (students on Space Camp at Euro Space Center)

    73 de IW2BSF - Rudy

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  2. MI6HRA

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    Who took that photo? lol
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  3. G4TMZ

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    They used a Quadcopter.
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  4. IW2BSF

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    yes...in the space , hi !

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