ARRL Logbook of the World Has Made Some Modifications..

The ARRL Logbook of the World has modified their program. Below are the latest changes.

 

  • In the Modes enumeration following approval and realease of ADIF v3.0.6 on 13 August 2017, added entries for:
    • “FT8”
    • “T10”
  • In the Satellite enumeration, added an entry  for:
    • “LO90”: LilacSat-OSCAR 90 (LilacSat-1)
  • In TQSL’s station location specification wizard :
    • Added a combination of ITU Zone 50 & WAZ 26 for DXCC® Entity 318 (China)

[RAC-Bulletin] ARISS Contact with Montreal Children’s Hospital on August 22 has been postponed..

The International Space Station (ISS) contact which was scheduled for Tuesday, August 22 with the Montreal Children’s Hospital in Montreal, Quebec has been postponed until further notice due to Russian experiments which prevent radio transmissions. 
 
Stay tuned to the RAC website for additional information as it becomes available.
 
 

Earthquakes …. Why We Need to Be Ready..

The site below will take you to a video compilation of events that occurred in Japan. I could not agree more with the authors comments. The public needs to see this sort of event to make them get prepared.  A significant event on our west coast will quickly overwhelm any government response.  The public needs to be prepared. To watch the video click on the words in red on line 2  ARES folks are you ready ????

http://www.govtech.com/em/emergency-blogs/disaster-zone/tsunami-footage–mandatory-watching.html