From: RAC Headquarters
Date: November 21, 2001
Subject: Canadian students to contact Space station Friday Nov 23
R. Tait McKenzie Public School, in Almonte, Ontario (about 50 km west of Ottawa) is now scheduled. for an ISS contact on Friday November 23, at 10:46 UTC, or 5:46 a.m. EST. The contact will take place via two metre FM, with downlink frequency 145.8 MHz . The ISS will be travelling across southern Canada from west to east, so that amateurs from all parts of Canada should be able to copy at least part of the downlink transmissions.
Neil Carleton VE3NCE, teacher and radio amateur, and Bob Clermont VE3AKV are organizing the contact. For the full story, see: http://www.rac.ca/dnews.htm