Status Report

Bed rest study – with extended B-roll / ESA TV Footage / 12 SEP 2001

By SpaceRef Editor
September 12, 2001
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The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

12-Sep-01 11:00 – 12:00 GMT

Bed rest study – with extended B-roll

ESA TV Footage

Background information on the transmission:

This ESA TV Footage feed will comprise of two items and be transmitted on Eutelsat W1 (please note satellite parameters below):

1) 90 Days in Bed for Simulating Long Duration Space Missions: 11:00-11:15 GMT. This ESA TV Exchanges Programme was transmitted for the first time on 7 September 2001. A script is on line under

2) Extended B-roll for Bed rest Study: 11:20-11:55 GMT. For the Production of the ESA TV Exchnage programme, the extensive interviews were made with the lead scientists from several European countries involved in this study. The extended B-roll features some of these interview recordings.

More background information can be found on

Transmission details:Eutelsat W1, 10 degrees East

Transponder B5, channel 2 (digital, horizontal)

F=11.14375 MHz, SR=5.632 MS/sec, FEC=3/4

MPEG-2 (4:2:0)

MCR: Tel +31 71 565 6322, Fax +31 71 565 6340

PID-codes (Hex): audio 24, video 21, text 0, PCR 21

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SpaceRef staff editor.