Skynet 9-23-17 Apollo Soyuz Test Project & Constellation Pegasus 9PM CT


SKYNET!!!! 9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Apollo-Soyuz Test Project” and “Tour of the Constellation Pegasus”

Net Control: Billye KF5PDS
Afterglow Movie 10:30PM:
Donnie Darko

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –
Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247.
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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

The Apollo Soyuz Test Project


On Orbit – Artist’s Conception

On Orbit – Deke Slayton and Alexi Leonov

Apollo – Saturn IB Launch,c_limit/Apollo-Soyuz_Test_Project_Saturn_IB_launch.jpg

Soyuz Launch

Apollo Launch Configuration

Docked Configuration

What You Can See in the Sky?

Northwest, September Evenings

A featured constellation or object(s) or topic.

Constellation Pegasus

Photo #1 Globular Cluster (M15/NGC 7078)

Photo #2 Stephan’s Quintet

Photo #3 Stephen’s Quintet Hubble Telescope
Photo #4 Unbarred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 7331)

Photo #5 Disturbed Spiral Galaxy (NGC 7673)

Photo #6 Einstein Cross

Photo #7 Barred Spiral Galaxy (NGC 7479)

Recent Astronomical discoveries

Detecting Cosmic Rays from a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Unique Type of Object Discovered in Our Solar System

Visible satellite passages over the next couple of days.

Sept. 25th

Tiangong 1

Sept. 24th

North Korean Satellite

Sept. 24th

Sept. 28th

Sept. 29th

Oct. 2nd