American School of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Multipoint telebridge via ON4ISS

A Multipoint Telebridge Contact via Amateur Radio, developed for distance learning while worldwide education institutions are closed due to COVID-19 that took place on Thursday 30 juli 2020 at 16:41 UTC with OR4ISS and ARISS telebridge ground station ON4ISS (Aartselaar, Belgium) was successful.. ISS Commander Chris Cassidy, amateur radio call sign KF5KDR, answered 12 questions from students of American School of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

American School of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Toni PY1AX and Kenneth Horrocks greeted Chris Cassidy on behalf of the school and Chris was delighted to greet the school from Rio. He still remembered his visit to the American School of Rio de Janeiro in November 2016. The moderator for this ARISS contact was Brian Jackson VE6JBJ in Airdrie, Alberta Canada, ON4ISS operators were Jan ON7UX with the assistance of Stefan ON6TI.

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Youtube stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSyfzEHYwrE
ARISS News Release No. 20-09