Archive for the 'EmComm' Category

Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico and how hams helped

The words of those actually there.

Compare and contrast conflicting accounts of the amateur radio response to Hurricane Maria featuring what worked well, what didn’t and why resourceful hams combat nature and management.

Kentucky Packet Network

KYPN - "Packet Radio never died, it just evolved"

Hear ye o wielders of the electro-magnetic magic, the chronicles of KYPN doth transcribe packet radio that serveth thine brethren yet toucheth the Internet not.

Sound of a Sinking Ship

Listen to the Morse code interchange between a sinking cruise ship and fellow ships.

ARRL Emergency Communications Handbook – First Look

The ARRL EmComm Handbook is packed with good things, but get’s off to a troubling start with its very first sentence.

EmComm, Phone Patch, Haiti – Right On!

YouTube helps to document helpful Haiti EmComm.

Haiti Amateur Radio Assistance

The Haiti disaster will highlight the ability of amateur radio to provide useful help.

Ham Saves Self with HT While Hunting

Entire communications path for ham requesting ambulance.

Ham radio helps bring assistance to injured hunter using cross band repeat.