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ESA TV: First crew ingress to Columbus / ESA TV Live / 11-02-2008

By SpaceRef Editor
February 9, 2008
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ESA TV: First crew ingress to Columbus  / ESA TV Live / 11-02-2008

The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

11-Feb-08 19:45 – 20:30 GMT

First crew ingress to Columbus


Background information on the transmission:

STS 122 Atlantis Mission Flight Day 5: Live first crew ingress in European Space Agency Module Columbus attached to International Space Station.

Satellite coordinates given below. The line-up time for all ESA SCPC feeds is minus 5 minutes.

Approximately 1 hour later, this feed will be avalailable for MPEG2 download via ftp: Server name:

Login: esa

Password/userid: ftp4esa

Please be informed that these files will be too big to access via a web browser and that you need to use a ftp download manager.

More background information can be found on

Transmission details:

Eutelsat Atlantic Bird 1 (AB1) at 12.5degW, Transponder F5, Channel E, F = 12660.75MHz, Pol = horizontal,SR = 6.1113 Ms/s, FEC = 3/4, signal MPEG2 4:2:0 in the clear For further information on these feeds, please contact the ESA TV producer Chris Courtenay Taylor: tel + 44 7774 275 951 or mail [email protected]

For the latest transmission schedule, go to For all enquires on transmissions, send contact [email protected] or call her mobile phone +32 495 209541. For ordering video tapes and questions on footage via ftp-transfer, contact [email protected]

SpaceRef staff editor.