SCARS Weekly Newsletter, June 15, 2015

The SCARS Schedule for the Month of June . . . Ham College Episode 3 . . . Ham-Com 2015 – Epilogue . . . What is Field Day . . . Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF, SK . . . Officers, and odd-links . . . Upcoming Hamfests within 250 miles _…_._ The SCARS Schedule for the…

The K7RA Solar Update – 6-12-2015

06/12/2015 Solar activity strengthened during the past week. Average daily sunspot numbers increased from 34.3 to 112.4, and average daily solar flux rose from 97.8 to 131.4. The middle latitude A index for June 10-11 can only be guessed, due to some sort of outage depriving us of K-index data over a 27 hour period.…

Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF – SK

Don Wilbanks posted the following in the Facebook Amateur Radio Newsline group this morning. Bill has been ill for a very long time and in and out of the hospital for much of the last year or so. SCARS sends its condolences to his bride and entire family. A dear friend has left us after…

SCARS Weekly Newsletter, June 8, 2015

The SCARS Schedule for the Month of June . . . Ham College Episode 2 . . . Ham-Com 2015  – Meetings . . . What is Field Day . . . Photos from Dayton Hamvention’s Flea Market . . . Upcoming Hamfests within 250 miles _…_._ The SCARS Schedule for the Month of June…

It’s Museum Ships Weekend!

[Note: Tom, KH6AAA – SCARS Member, will be on-the-air from the Battleship Missouri!] 06/05/2015 The 2015 Museum Ships weekend gets under way at 0000 UTC on June 6 (June 5 in US time zones) and continues for 48 hours. More than 100 museum ships are expected to be on the air. Most museum ships will…

The K7RA Solar Update

06/05/2015 For seven days from May 28 through June 3, average daily sunspot numbers dropped from 56.1 the previous week to 34.3. Average daily solar flux barely changed from 97.6 to 97.8 over the same two weeks. But both numbers show a rising trend in recent days. Predicted solar flux is 125 on June 5,…