Skydivers: Rob, KC6TYD, and Troy, W7BIG.
QSO Frequency: 146.430 simplex
QST and Updates: We will not have “Parachute Control” directing traffic as we usually do on the QSO frequency. To get QSTs and periodic updates on Mission Day listen to the W6CX repeater located on Mount Diablo, 147.060+
APRS: Follow each skydiver during their jumps on APRS. Simply search their call signs respectively at aprs.fi: Rob, KC6TYD, or Troy, W7BIG.
Live streaming video: We will have up to 4 POV (point of view) cameras that will bring you live streaming video from the ground and from the air. Go to http://www.ustream.tv/
The skydivers wear a recording station as part of their payload, however, it does not always capture every QSO. To confirm your QSO email Rob at firstname.lastname@example.org for either skydiver. This way you’ll get you QSL card. Addresses are obtained by your QRZ.com information.
NOTICE: As always, this event is subject to change, delay, or cancellation. We have no control of the weather or the airplane. Check back often.