Apr 11

ARISS contact Ecole des Charmilles, Thyez, France

The ARISS contact on Thursday 11 april 2019 at 12:55 UTC (14:55 CEST) 64 deg with OR4ISS and Ecole des Charmilles, Thyez , via ARISS telebridge ground station ON4ISS (Aartselaar, Belgium) was successful. Astronaut David St-Jacques KG5FYI answered 17 questions from students.


Jeanne Mazille, teacher at the school of Thyez in Haute-Savoie and Patrick Pignot, the Mont Blanc climbing companion
of David Saint Jacques, KG5FYI, help students asking their question.

200 people attended the ARISS contact with enthusiasm, among them 150 children between 6 and 10 years old. Among the guests were City Hall officials and the regional Deputy.

Media source:
ledauphine.com
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dG2pKOKAbRM&feature=share