By: Eduard Masana
Place: Escola Ntra. Sra. (Poble Nou, Barcelona)
Date-Hour: 07/11/2016 -09:00
On the occasion of the live contact between the of children the school and the members of the International Space Station, and the Space Week celebrated at the school.
Contact with the ISS - Space Week
During the 2016-2017 school year this school is carrying out activities related to the International Space Station (ISS), one of which will be a radio contact with the ISS made possible by ARISS association. This contact is programmed to the week from 14 to 18 November 2016.
ARISS is an international volunteering working group devoted to develop and put into operation the onboard amateur radio station. The main goal is to provide educational outreach to the youth of the world, in collaboration with the space agencies. Specialised satellite amateur radio operators across the world offer their expertise, their equipment and their time to establish the radio link with the space station.