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  • Mineo Wakita, JE9PEL, predicts that ARISSat-1 will de-orbit in early April

    11/15/2011 | ARISSat-1 May De-Orbit in April

    The ARISSat-1 satellite may re-enter Earth's atmophere in early April.
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    02/20/2009 | ARRL National Convention to Feature Richard Garriott, W5KWQ

    Richard Garriott, W5KWQ, will be attending the 2009 ARRL National Convention - hosted by the Dayton Hamvention® -- as a special guest of the ARRL and AMSAT. Garriott, who took off for the International Space Station (ISS) on October 12, became the six
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    11/06/2008 | Richard Garriott, W5KWQ, Back on Terra Firma

    After 10 days on the International Space Station (ISS), Richard Garriott, W5KWQ, returned to Earth October 23 on Soyuz TMA-12. Garriott is the son of Owen Garriott, W5LFL, who in 1983 was the first ham to make QSOs from space. While Richard was o
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  • 04/28/2008 | Ten New Satellites in Orbit

    Ten satellites reached orbit April 28 aboard an Indian PSLV-C9 rocket launched from the Satish Dhawan Space Center. The primary payloads were India's CARTOSAT-2A and IMS-1 satellites. In addition to the NLS-5 and RUBIN-8 satellites, the rocket carried six
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