Space News
space history and artifacts articles

Messages
space history discussion forums

Sightings
worldwide astronaut appearances

Resources
selected space history documents

Websites
related space history websites

  collectSPACE: Messages
  Space Shuttles - Space Station
  ISS Expedition crew live and taped downlinks

Post New Topic  Post A Reply
profile | register | preferences | faq | search

next newest topic | next oldest topic
Author Topic:   ISS Expedition crew live and taped downlinks
AstroAutos
Member

Posts: 724
From: Monaghan Town, Co. Monaghan, Ireland
Registered: Mar 2009

posted 05-16-2009 06:52 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for AstroAutos   Click Here to Email AstroAutos     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
While I was watching this evening on TV the annual Eurovision Song Contest, which took place in Moscow, it was a nice surprise to see that the voting for the winner was started from the International Space Station with a recorded message from Koichi Wakata and Yuri Lonchakov.

I saw another example of this when astronauts from a recent shuttle mission had a chat with U.S. President Barack Obama from orbit.

I was just wondering how often do the astronauts send messages like this from space, live or otherwise?

All times are CT (US)

next newest topic | next oldest topic

Administrative Options: Close Topic | Archive/Move | Delete Topic
Post New Topic  Post A Reply
Hop to:

Contact Us | The Source for Space History & Artifacts

Copyright 1999-2012 collectSPACE.com All rights reserved.


Ultimate Bulletin Board 5.47a





advertisement