The next meeting of the SVARC will be on Wednesday April 24th at St. John Ambulance HQ on Sydney Street at the usual time, hope to see you there. The Agenda can be found in the April Newsletter. Keith Poore (VA3KPP), will be giving a presentation on JS8 CALL.
Art Horovitch (VE3AIH) plans to give a presentation on the Texas Commemorative Air Museum at the May 24th Meeting.
The VHF D-STAR repeater VA3SDG-C on 145.570 MHz. and the APRS Node VE3SVC-1 on 144.390 MHz. have been temporarily shut down in order to investigate an interference issue at the Cornwall repeater site. VE3SVC on 147.180, VE3VSW on 444.800 MHz. and UHF D-STAR repeater VA3SDG-B on 444.450 MHz. are not affected, nor are any at the Bonville site.
Please note that the UHF Repeater VE3MTA has a new call sign. As of October 19th 2018, VE3PGC is the new call. VE3MTA belonged to a past member, Robert McSween, and the call has been retired back to ISEDC.
Net Control Operators are needed for the Winter and Spring months, please let Tom or one of the other executive members know if you can help out.
The Club has filled 2 important positions:
Newsletter Editor, Steve Harvey, VE3EZB, has volunteered to take over this position.
Net Manager, Tom Todd VA3KD taken over as Net Manager on November 30th.