Slow-Scan Television Transmissions from ISS Set for February 21-23

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) has announced that continuous slow-scan television transmissions are scheduled from Saturday, February 21, at about 1030 UTC until Monday February 23, at about 2130 UTC.The AMSAT-NA website has a pass prediction calculator.


W5KUB Amateur Radio Roundtable

You are invited to Amateur Radio Roundtable, a new series of weekly webcasts.  The webcast will be Tuesday nights at 8:00 PM Central Time (0200 UTC Wednesdays) at W5KUB.COM

Amateur Radio Roundtable is an informal discussion of all aspects of ham radio with the intent of allowing viewers to watch this live webcast or be a guest via Skype or Google Hangout.  A question and answer session with viewers will follow each topic.

This week’s show will cover subjects; such as, near space balloon launch, SDR, digital modes, DXing, home brewing, etc

To watch Amateur Radio Roundtable:  Go to, click on Live Events and sign in.  If you have a W5KUB account, use your User Name and Password.  If you don’t have a W5KUB account, sign in with a call or name without a password.

To be a guest on Amateur Radio Roundtable:  Guests will need a Google+ account, microphone, and camera.  Guests will be provided with a link (midway through the show) to make a virtual appearance in the Roundtable.

If you have a specific subject that you would like to present in a future show, send an email to

Join us for fun and interesting ham radio programming.  See you on the webcast!

Tom Medlin, W5KUB