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Have you tried to contact the ISS? (NA1SS)
Sighting opportunities over our area
ISS passes over our area. (try QSO when Highest Point > 30)
ARISS general QSO frequencies:
• Downlink (listen) for all modes: 145.80 MHz
• Uplinks: 144.49 MHz (Voice), 145.825 MHz (Packet),

437.80 MHz (Cross-band voice)

NOTE: Adjust frequencies with this Doppler table

Tips from ARISS.org for contacting the ISS

Scott Kelly (no call), Tim Peake KG5BVI Contact: Engineer Scott Kelly (no call)
Contact: Engineer Timothy Kopra KE5UDN
Contact: Engineer Timothy Peake KG5BVI
Current Expedition  •  Current Crew
Crew Daily Timelines (UTC schedules)


Station Tours (2012) by Suni Williams:   1    2    3    4 

Find more about Weather in Waco, TX
WACO,  TX Weather
• AC5CV WX station
• K5YKC WX station

Click here to calculate next pass at the heavens-above site: 1) configure (or login), 2) choose 'Radio amateur satellites,' and 3) scroll to 'ISS' entries.

Current ISS Position

Live ISS video: click above, twice.
(Darkness is normal "in shadow."
See "Current ISS Position" above.)


Recommended courses for all ARES members:
IS-700.A (NIMS)
IS-100.B (ICS)
IS-200.B (ICS)
IS-800.B (NRF)
IS-271.A Weather Risks
ARRL Courses & Training

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