Status Report

Space Expo Noordwijk / ESA TV Exchanges / 24-07-2007

By SpaceRef Editor
July 23, 2007
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The next transmission of the ESA TV Service will be:

24-Jul-07 08:40 – 08:55 GMT

Space Expo Noordwijk

ESA TV Exchanges

Background information on the transmission:

Replay 1: 24 July, 15:00-15:15 GMT

Replay 2: 28 July, 10:30-10:45 GMT

Opened in 1989, Space Expo Noordwijk is Europes first permanent space exhibition. Space Expo is also the visitors centre for ESA’s ESTEC Establishment in the Netherlands, the largest ESA centre.

Today’s Exchange provides a glimpse at the Space Expo experience: See what it was like for the first men on the Moon. Experience the simulated launch of an Ariane rocket live. Discover the world of satellites with the test models of European space missions. Find out all about astronauts and see how they live and work in space.

The script is online as a PDF file under

A WMV preview clip is online under

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:

Sirius 2 at 4.8 degrees East, Transponder B1, Horizontal (Europe by Satellite)

F=11727.5 MHz, Symbol rate 27500 MS/sec, FEC 3/4

Audio pids: International sound=201 English=202

For the latest transmission schedule, go to For enquires on transmissions, send a mail to [email protected] or call +31 71 565 3838. For ordering video tapes and questions on footage via ftp-transfer, please contact [email protected].

SpaceRef staff editor.