As it Happened: Space Hackers
The story of brother Achille and Giovanni Judica-Cordiglia, two amateur radio enthusiasts who, during the early '60s, hacked into the radio transmissions of the US and Russian space programs capturing unique audio-recordings of the progress in the battle between the two superpowers for the final frontier.
Richard - VK2SKY
Wikipedia has an interesting page on the brothers which you can view by clicking the following Link the site includes a further link to another page that debunks some of the brothers' claims. But who cares, watch the show anyway - it's not often Amateur Radio gets a mention on TV!
As it Happened: Space Hackers is screening this Friday the 18th of July on SBS at 8.30pm.
Click the following Link to view the program guide on the SBS website.
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