High Desert Amateur Radio Club of NM

SSTV Images from the ISS
Captured by HDARC members.

A nice collection of SSTV Images from the ISS have been captured by HDARC members. The club members listed to the right captured ten of the twelve images transmitted by the ISS. The quality of the images received speak for themselves.

These first two images were captured on Dec. 26 at 11:52 AM MT
on a 24 degree pass of the ISS by Ed Poccia, KC2LM using a ground plane antenna and a two meter mobile radio on 145.8 simplex.


ISS SSV Dec 20

This image was captured outdoors, by Alec Poccia, AG5KY, using just a HT with a "Rubber Duckie" antenna, decoded using an Android phone running Robot36 software with NO direct connection to the radio.
Dec. 27 11:05 MT on a pass with an elevation of 48 degree.

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Amazing quality of this image captured on Mon. Dec. 28 at 10:17 AM.
Using a ground plane antenna and a mobile rig
during a pass with an elevation of 86 degree.
Ed Poccia, KC2LM


Jerry Aceto, K6LIE sent us this image he captured from the ISS on Dec. 29, 2019.

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Larry Elkin, N5YL captured a perfect image using a Comet ground plane antenna with a SignaLink interface and his Icom 7000 on Dec. 28.


Ed Poccia, KC2LM captured this image on Dec.29 9:29 AM MT
on a 44 degree elevation ISS pass.

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ISS Image #2/12 captured by David MacKenzie, KI5GYF during a 25 degree pass on Dec. 20th using a Yaesu FT60 HT and a stock "Rubber Duckie" antenna.


Sean McGraw, KI5KMW captured SSTV image #2/12 from the ISS with just HT.



Larry Elkin, NY5L captured these SSTV Images from the ISS.






Gerry Jurrens, N2GJ captured this image using his iPhone.

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Jim Faulkner, KO5V captured these images using a home brewed J-Pole made from 300ohm TV twin lead, and hanging from a 10' fiberglass fishing pole that is currently bungeed to his front porch.

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SSTV Operators

Jerry Aceto, K6LIE

Larry Elkin, NY5L

Jim Faulkner, KO5V

Gerry Jurrens, N2GJ

David MacKenzie, KI5GYF

Sean McGraw, KI5KMW

Alec Poccia, AG5KY

Ed Poccia, KC2LM