joi, 12 noiembrie 2009

Moon landing

This year we comemorate 40 years from moon landing when Neil Alden Armstrong commander of Apollo 11 mission was the first man who step on the moon surface on 20 july 1969.

"That's one small step for man; one giant leap for mankind"

  • All 2009 year there was a lot of activity for celebrating this event in special in Hamradio space comunications starting with ISS space station; school contacts, special callsigns and transmissions etc. This event also involve all radio bands from HF to SHF and OSCAR satellites.
  • An example of SSTV and special audio transmision made using AO51 satellite transporder

SSTV image on AO51

Here is the Audio voice and SSTV file

The participants received a nice QSL card from AMSAT operations groupe.

Special QSL card


  • We hope that sometime we will go back to the moon with human crew despite huge costs and politics, till than for all space lovers ,,Clear Sky".