Contact with the International
Space Station (ISS)
On October 19, 2008 at 21:29 UTC (5:29 PM EDT)
I contacted Richard Garriott, W5KWQ, on board
the ISS operating NA1SS, the Amateur Radio
Station on board, when it was above the Gulf of
Mexico just East of the Mexican coast. On the
previous orbit I copied the following Slow Scan
TV (SSTV) picture that he sent for all to copy.
Eight months later I received the following in the mail.