2012-03-12

Scarborough Amateur Radio Club, Inc.

General Meeting

12 March 2012

Vice-President Luc Seguin VA3LMS called the meeting to order at 7:15 PM.

Welcome to our guest speaker, Major Rick Shirran VE3NUZ from the Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN).

Rick gave a presentation about SATERN and its role as part of the Salvation Army Disaster Services.

SATERN welcomes amateur radio operators who are interested in helping during disaster relief efforts. You don’t need to be a member of the Salvation Army to join.

For more information about SATERN, visit their website at http://satern.org/

For more information about the Salvation Army Disaster Services, visit http://www.salvationarmy.ca/eds/

The SATERN net is on Monday to Saturday at 1500 UTC on 14.265 MHz. There are also regional nets on 40, 60, and 80 metres. The SATERN IRLP Net is on Mondays at 2100 Eastern Time, Conference Node 9032.

Meeting adjourned at 8:45 PM.

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