I should be finished with a new ISS digipeater video by tomorrow! It features the UISS APRS program too, which shows full detail of all decoded packets and plots station locations on a map. I Had to try many attempts at organizing the multiple video sources and text narration before finally getting a good layout/flow. […]Read more "New ISS Digipeater Video by Tomorrow"
I’m back on the editing horse! And it feels so good, slow computer be damned! I worked on my UHF ISS Digipeater video that I started over a month ago. It was about a quarter done and now It’s about halfway done. There’s a section at the end where I show how I programmed my […]Read more "I’m back on the editing horse!"
I’m 33 as of an hour ago! For my birthday I would love it if you could follow Space Comms on all the things, but especially on YouTube where I want to reach 1,000 subscribers, a goal which is well over halfway complete. As of this writing, I’m at 666 subs (seriously). How high can […]Read more "It’s my birthday! Please subscribe!"
The Moscow Aviation Institute ISS SSTV event, otherwise known as MAI-75, which took place Monday and will also run on Tuesday August 16th is scheduled to stop at 16:45 UTC. That leaves only one opportunity for US and Canadian hams to receive the SSTV, during a single pass starting around 16:30 UTC, or 12:30 EDT. […]Read more "The only US East Coast ISS SSTV Pass for Tuesday is at 16:30 UTC / 12:30 EDT"
In case you didn’t know, I’m releasing new videos every week, on Wednesdays. Since I’ve started uploading videos more frequently they’ve been getting better and better. Also, If you like them a lot I have a Patreon website where you can sign up to send me a small sum every time I release a video. […]Read more "Video: Failed ISS Slow Scan TV!"
Friday at 12:43 EDT (16:43 UTC) there will be a contact between the International Space Station and a school in Rhode Island. Here are the official details: All Saints STEAM Academy (AS2A), Middletown, Rhode Island, direct via N1ASA. The ISS callsign is presently scheduled to be NA1SS The scheduled astronaut is Jeff Williams KD5TVQ Contact […]Read more "Rhode Island ISS Contact"
Above is the ground track and 10 degree elevation coverage area for the ISS during this pass. The coverage actually extends beyond this circle because the ISS is receivable below 10 degrees elevation, but this image, from Heavens-Above.com, is made mostly to aid in identifying satellites visually when the sun reflects off of them, and […]Read more "Space Station School Contact over New Mexico Friday"