SpaceRef

SpaceRef


NASA TV Broadcasts Arrival of Space Station Resupply Ship

Press Release From: NASA HQ
Posted: Tuesday, September 6, 2005

image

The 19th Progress supply spacecraft to the International Space Station docks to the Zvezda module at 10:50 a.m. EDT, Sept. 10. NASA TV docking coverage starts at 9:30 a.m. EDT.

The ship will deliver more than 5000 pounds of food, water, oxygen, spare parts and other supplies. Aboard the Station, Expedition 11 Commander Sergei Krikalev and NASA Flight Engineer and Science Officer John Phillips are in the fifth month of a six -month mission.

For continental North America, NASA TV is carried on an MPEG-2 digital signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical polarization. Beginning October 1, it will be available in Alaska and Hawaii on an MPEG-2 digital signal accessed via satellite AMC-7, transponder 18C, 137 degrees west longitude, 4060 MHz, vertical polarization. A Digital Video Broadcast compliant Integrated Receiver Decoder is required for reception. Through September 30, it's available in Alaska and Hawaii in analog on AMC-7, at 137 degrees west longitude, transponder 18C, at 4060 MHz, horizontal polarization.

For information about NASA TV, including complete digital downlink information, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/ntv

For information about NASA and other agency programs on the Web, visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/home

// end //

More news releases and status reports or top stories.

Please follow SpaceRef on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.