Stay at Home Campaign

Due to the pandemic, we would like to take this opportunity to remind all of our members to remain at home as much as possible. This will hopefully give healthcare front line staff and appropriately trained emergency volunteers a better chance to fight the spread of this disease.
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Ireland Bank Holiday Monday Contest

An independent 2m contest is being held on the Bank holiday Monday on May 4th to promote 2m usage during the COVID-19 lockdown. From 2pm to 3pm local time there will be an FM contest where operators should exchange signal reports, serials and 4 character Grid Squares. And from 3pm to 4pm there will be an FT8 contest using the standard FT8 messages to exchange signal reports and grid squares. The Read More…

The Medical Net – A Special COVID-19 Net

The Medical Net which is a special COVID-19 net, is operate on Wednesdays using frequency 7.222 MHz at 0130 UTC. This net deals with correct data on COVID-19 epidemiology care, care issues, and more. Net control will be Dr. Harry Przekop, WB9EDP, a past president of the Medical Amateur Radio Council Organization (MARCO). Przekop is a specialist in infectious diseases and biomedical physics anRead More…