Big Island Monthly Siren Net

The Big Island Monthly Siren Net is set for Monday, 01 March 2021, with roll call beginning at 1130 a.m. (HST). Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio News update are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content provided by Dave Pacheco (AH6OD). Accessed on 28 February 2021, 1146 UTC, Post 1902. Source (email message from … Continue reading Big Island Monthly Siren Net

Maunakea VOAD Repeater Test Saturday

The next test of the Maunakea VOAD Repeater (146.72-MHz/PL100.0) will be held on Saturday, 06 February 2021, 1200-1300 HST. Kevin Bogan (AH6QO), Chair, Hawaii VOAD Comms Committe, has the schedule: Kevin Bogan 3:55 PM (37 minutes ago) to Kevin, bcc: me To: HiCoARES, Big Island, KHRC, MKSS, OMKM, DECs, BIARC, BigIslandRADIO, 40meter.net, bigislandarrlnews, others   Winter Storm Vigilance   … Continue reading Maunakea VOAD Repeater Test Saturday

ARC/ARES EmComm Drill

The American Red Cross/ARES EmComm Drill is set for Saturday, 14 November, 2020, starting at 0900 HST. Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news update are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by HiCoAres@groups.io. Accessed on 13 November 2020, 2032 UTC, Post 1721. Source (email message from Jim Sugg): https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#inbox/FMfcgxwKjTPjDwLfFKBRJHwCQbZJCSvf Please click link … Continue reading ARC/ARES EmComm Drill

Maunakea VOAD Repeater Test update

Here's the latest information about Saturday's test of the Maunakea VOAD Repeater. Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news release are those of the reporters and correspondents. Content supplied by Kevin Bogan (AH6QO), Chair, Hawaii VOAD Comms Committee. Accessed on 28 July 2020, 1445 UTC, Post 1562. Source (email message from Kevin Bogan-AH6QO): https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/h/77fyr3v91ml9/?&th=1739583d408d770a&v=c Please … Continue reading Maunakea VOAD Repeater Test update

Total evacuation for Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens subdivisions.

Accessed on 04 May 2018, 0456 UTC, Post #545. Source: http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com/2018/05/03/hawaii-news/updated-total-evacuation-of-leilani-estates-and-lanipuna-gardens-ordered-after-lava-emerges-from-road Comment: Remember all of those emergency drills Amateur Radio operators experienced over the past few years?  Lessons learned from those practice emergency communications exercises will probably come in handy in the coming days as lava erupted from the Kilauea East Rift Zone Thursday morning … Continue reading Total evacuation for Leilani Estates and Lanipuna Gardens subdivisions.