Automatic Link Establishmentcommonly known as ALEis the worldwide for digitally initiating and sustaining HF radio communications. ALE is a feature in an HF communications radio transceiver system that enables the radio station to make contact, or initiate a communications circuit, between itself and another HF radio station or network of stations. The purpose is to provide a reliable rapid method of calling and connecting during constantly changing HF ionospheric propagation, reception interference, and shared spectrum use of busy or congested HF channels.
Meeting reminder. The Ascension Amateur Radio Club is registered as a c 3 non-profit organization of people who share a common interest in the advancement of amateur radio, community service, scientific education and emergency communications. Club meetings are usually held on the first Wednesday of every month at local.
Before you can get on the air, you need to be licensed and know the rules to operate legally. US licenses are good for 10 years before renewal and anyone may hold one except a representative of a foreign government. Many people become Amateur Radio operators because of their interest in radio technology and experimentation.
Automatic Link Establishmentcommonly known as ALEis the worldwide de facto standard for digitally initiating and sustaining HF radio communications. The purpose is to provide a reliable rapid method of calling and connecting during constantly changing HF ionospheric propagation, reception interference, and shared spectrum use of busy or congested HF channels. It is programmed with a unique ALE addresssimilar to a phone number or on newer generations, a username.
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Cayman Amateur Radio Society. Grand Cayman: There is an open repeater on Grand Cayman that operates on The equipment is a Yaesu and the Telewave F6 antenna is mounted at ft on a tower at Northward.
In California, volunteers save lives as part of their involvement in an emergency communications network. And at the scene of a traffic accident on a Chicago freeway, a ham calls for help by using a pocket-sized hand-held radio. This unique mix of fun, public service, and convenience is the distinguishing characteristic of amateur radio.
After both are done you are ready to go for ALE operation. ALE begins by scanning two lists of agreed upon frequencies. The first set are in the data regions of each HF band.