ISS Russian Segment Downlink of Text Messages and Earth Pictures (Zvyozdnaya Pochta (Starmail)) - 07.14.16
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Information Pending Experiment Details
A. V. Markov, S.P. Korolev RSC Energia, Russia
Sponsoring Space Agency
Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos)
ISS Expedition Duration
April 2003 - October 2003
Downlink over the available communication links of the digital data recorded on CD disk by IHI Aerospace (Japan) containing the message from private clients with the wishes, congratulations on the holidays, historic dates, as well as ground photographs taken by means of the onboard available flight photographic and videorecording equipment.
Operational Requirements and Protocols
Camera Nikon D1; Videocamera Sony DSR-PD150P; Laptop
Photography of specific areas of the ground with subsequent processing of digital images. ISS RS downlink transmission of the Customer-provided text messages of the Earth pictures.
Decadal Survey Recommendations
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Positive emotions of the clients who receive from the ISS the electronic messages with the congratulations, wishes, the pictures of some Earth areas coming as a pleasant surprise.^ back to top
Energia - Science Research on the ISS Russian Segment
Starmail stowage with CD disks.
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