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NASA Television is carried on an MPEG-2 digital signal accessed via satellite AMC-6, at 72 degrees west longitude, transponder 17C, 4040 MHz, vertical polarization. A Digital Video Broadcast (DVB) - compliant Integrated Receiver Decoder (IRD) with modulation of QPSK/DBV, data rate of 36.86 and FEC 3/4 is needed for reception. NASA TV Multichannel Broadcast includes: Public Services Channel (Channel 101); the Education Channel (Channel 102) and the Media Services Channel (Channel 103).
Originally posted by Estharik
Thanks for the info guys, I don't have cable or satellite TV out here but I had a dish laying around
I'm going to watch online, thanks again for the help and not laughing at me
Originally posted by UKWO1Phot
Launch has been delayed at the moment due to ice on one of the umbilical pipes connected to the shuttle. Apparently this happened on STS 126 and didn't cause a problem.
I think they have 40 - 50 mins to launch within todays window.