Status Report

ISS Status Report / ESA TV Exchanges / 25-05-2004

By SpaceRef Editor
May 24, 2004
Filed under , , ,

The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

25-May-04 09:15 – 09:30 GMT

ISS Status Report

ESA TV Exchanges

Background information on the transmission:

Replay I: 25 May 18:45-19:00 GMT

Replay II: 28 May 09:00 – 09:15 GMT

A few days after the return of an ESA astronaut from the International Space Station, the ESA TV Service is looking at the future of this ambitious international project. With the Space Shuttle grounded, the comletion date will be delayed by about two years. The situation is commented by NASA’s ISS Manager Bill Gerstenmaier and by ESA Director Jörg Feustel-Büechl.

The programme includes an A-roll of five minutes (aplit audio – English voiceover) and a B-roll of 8 minutes with clean international sound.

The script will be on-line as a PDF document under

A Media Player pre-view file can be downloaded from

This ESA TV Exchanges feed is transmitted by the European Commission’s “Europe by Satellite” (EbS) service. You can find the complete transmission schedule and download scripts and shot lists, also for ESA TV items, from the EbS Web site at

More background information can be found on

Transmission details:EUTELSAT HOT BIRD at 13° East (DVB/MPEG-2)

Horizontal, F=12,476 MHz (MCPC, Europe by Satellite)

SR=27,500 MS/sec, FEC=3/4

For further information, visit our website at For other enquires, contact Claus Habfast, Tel +31 71 565 3838, Fax +31 71 565 6340, e-mail

SpaceRef staff editor.