IMPORTANT BROADCAST INFORMATION for JULY 6th and 9th LFM


From: Jan Wee <jwee@mail.arc.nasa.gov>
Subject: IMPORTANT BROADCAST INFORMATION for JULY 6th and 9th LFM
Date: Wed, 04 Jun 1997 10:54:41 -0500


Dear discuss-lfm members, 

The following file contains vital information about the
satellite coordinates for the upcoming Live From Mars 
telecasts.  Please note that times are given in EST time!
 
More details about the programs will be shared via this
forum in the coming weeks.

Jan Wee, moderator

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                        LIVE FROM MARS 

        >>>>>> IMPORTANT BROADCAST INFORMATION <<<<<<


        **Please note that satellite coordinates listed in the Live From 
        Mars Teacher's Guide DO NOT apply to the summer broadcasts.**


    Sunday, July 6, 1997, 14:00-16:00 EST:

        * GE-2, C-Band, 85 degrees West, Transponder (channel) 21,
        vertical polarity, frequency of 4120 MHz, and Audio 6.2 & 6.8

        * NASA-TV:  GE-2, Transponder 9C at 85 degrees West longitude, 
        vertical polarization, with a frequency of 3880 MHz,   
        and Audio 6.8 MHz. 

        * PBS:  Telstar 402 R, 7 Lower, 89 degrees West, Frequency
        11895 Vertical, 6.2 & 6.8 Audio. 

        
  Wednesday, July 9, 1997, 14:00-16:00 EST:

        * GE-2, C-Band, 85 degrees West, Transponder (channel) 21,
        vertical polarity, frequency of 4120 MHz, and Audio 6.2 & 6.8

        * NASA-TV:  GE-2, Transponder 9C at 85 degrees West longitude,
        vertical polarization, with a frequency of 3880 MHz, and Audio 
        6.8 MHz.

        ** PBS:  Telstar 402 R, 7 Lower, 89 degrees West, Frequency
        11895 Vertical, 6.2 & 6.8 Audio

        
        PLEASE NOTE:   NASA-TV transmission may be preempted by Mission
                       updates.

        ** On Tape Delay; exact time to be announced.


        

Jan Wee, Education Outreach Coordinator
Passport to Knowledge 
Voice: 608-786-2767  (8am-4pm Central time)   
Fax: 608-786-1819 (anytime)

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