Parachute Mobile – Mission 33 – October 20, 2018

This will be our last mission of the year and it will be a Special Event in conjunction with Pacificon, ARRL’s Pacific Division Convention, in San Ramon, California.  If you happen to be at Pacificon come by our table and say hi.  We’ll have a GOTA station so you can make a contact with a skydiver.

Time

We hope to have the first jump around 10 A.M.  Go to parachutemobile.org on mission day for jump updates

Frequencies

FM QSOs on 146.430 simplex
HF QSOs on 14.250 USB

EchoLink

NE6RD-L.  The node only allows 10 log ins at a time.  Once you make a contact please log out so others can log in.

APRS

Track each skydivers by their call sings.  Mark, AF6IM; Rob, KC6TYD

Live streaming video

Watch all the action unfold online:   http://www.ustream.tv/channel/mfwright

QSL Cards

If you make a contact with a skydiver please email skydivinghams@gmail.com.  State the name of the jumper, the jump number, and the time you made the contact.

As always we do not have control of the airplane or weather so this event is subject to delay or cancellation.