2021 Propagation Summit

Contest University will host Propagation Summit on January 23, 2021. All times are USA EST. 11 AM – “Update on the Personal Space Weather Station Project & HamSCI activities for 2021” – Dr. Nathaniel Frissell, W2NAF Noon – “Solar Cycle 25 Predictions & Progress” – Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA 1 PM – “Maximizing Performance of HF … Read more…

SKYWARN Training: January-February 2021

Training is free and open to all ages! Our new webinar format allows you to take SKYWARN courses from the comfort of your own home, wherever you are across SE Texas. Date/Time Location Point of Contact January 21st 6:30 – 8:30 PM Basic Skywarn Weather Spotter Class Virtual Class – Participate from home! Register here: … Read more…

NASA TV – January 1st week 2021

NASA TV JANUARY 2021 Jan. 1, Friday 2 p.m. – Premiere – Down To Earth: The Astronaut Perspective (All Channels) Jan. 6, Wednesday 9:45 a.m. – Release of the Northrop Grumman Cygnus CRS-14 cargo craft from the International Space Station; release scheduled at 10:10 a.m. EST (All Channels)

2021-2022 Officer Elections

Elections were held during the October meeting. Congratulations to the newly elected officers for the term January 2021 through December 2022: President – Terry Quick (KA5TBB) Vice President – Terry Moore (N5LOW) JSCARC would like to thank Keith Grimm (KG5HOK) and Fred Gimenes (KG5WNN) for their service to the club as President and Vice President … Read more…

ARISS SSTV Event Scheduled for Early October

An ARISS Slow Scan TV (SSTV) event is scheduled from the International Space Station (ISS) for early October. The event is scheduled to begin on October 4 at 14:00 UTC for setup and operation and continue until October 8 ending at 19:15 UTC. Dates and times subject to change due to ISS operational adjustments Images … Read more…

ARISS SSTV Event Scheduled for Early August

August 03, 2020 — A Slow Scan TV (SSTV) event is scheduled from the International Space Station (ISS) for early August. Date and times for the event are Aug 4 (12:25-18:10 UTC) for setup and operation and Aug 5 (08:15-18:25 UTC) for operation and close down. This is an MAI-75 experiment activity developed by the … Read more…

2020 Field Day Recap

Field Day brought many challenges to the table this year. Typically, the biggest worry leading up to and during the event is what twist Murphy will throw at you! Or in simpler terms, what time the lunch and dinner meal is getting served. But not this year… Before we get into the dits and dahs … Read more…