Status Report

Highlights on Atlantis/ Columbus/ ISS / ESA TV News / 12-02-2008

By SpaceRef Editor
February 11, 2008
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The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

12-Feb-08 05:00 – 05:30 GMT

Highlights on Atlantis/ Columbus/ ISS


Background information on the transmission:

STS122 Atlantis Mission Flight Day 5 Highlights including EVA#1 and attachment of Columbus laboratory.

Please note that EVA#1 and attachment of Columbus are now 24hrs later than originally scheduled. Relay times for flight day highlights on Mon 11 and Tues 12 are changed and live coverage of Columbus ingress will now take place on Tues 12. Please see ESA website Television section for further details.

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 the file 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.