2019-12-06 Received ISS SSTV again 1 year ago
This week had an opportunity to receive ISS SSTV pictures. The Russian on the ISS were transmitting SSTV images as part of the Inter-MAI-75 project. The pass had a partial first image, a nice decode of one full image and the start of a third image. Even the good receives are a bit noisy/unsharp, I'm not sure whether that's an artifact of the PD120 mode or some local noise ending up in the image. This is one of the rare occasions where living close to Russia is a good thing: the Russians time the passes to optimize reception in Russia.