Influence of ham radio on astronaut

Astronaut Alexander Gerst KF5ONO

Astronaut Alexander Gerst KF5ONO

In this video ISS Astronaut Alexander Gerst KF5ONO talks about how his grandfather, a radio ham, helped him bounce a signal off the moon (EME) when he was six and the influence amateur radio had on his career.

Watch Alexander Gerst KF5ONO Crew Profile