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WEBSITES OF INTEREST TO AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS

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AMATEUR RADIO CLUBS (regional)

 

Bayou CW and QRP Club (Metro New Orleans):

http://www.qsl.net/w5byu/

Brewton (AL) ARC:

http://wb4aru.tripod.com

Five Flags ARA (Pensacola, FL):

Gulf States ARC (Semmes)

http://www.w4uc.org

http://gulfstatesamateurradioclub.com/

Hattiesburg (MS) ARC:

http://www.hattiesburgamateurradioclub.org

Jackson (MS) ARC:

http://www.msham.org

Jackson County ARA (Pascagoula, MS):

http://www.jcmsara.com/

Jefferson ARC (Metarie, LA):

http://www.w5gad.org/

Jim Bell Wireless Assoc. (S Central AL):

http://fortdeposit.info/hamradio/

Lillian (AL) AR Group: site on Facebook

http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=56984302978

Magnolia DX Assoc. (Saucier, MS):

http://www.mdxa.org/

Milton (FL) ARC:

http://www.miltonarc.org

Mississippi Coast ARA (Gulfport, MS):

http://www.w5sgl.org/

Montgomery (AL) ARC:

http://www.w4ap.org/html/

New Orleans ARC:

http://www.qsl.net/w5uk/

North Baldwin (AL) ARC:

http://www.facebook.com/ki4gtw

North Okaloosa (FL) ARC:

http://www.w4aaz.org

Ozone ARC (Slidell, LA):

http://www.w5sla.net

Pearl River Co. (MS) ARC:

http://www.prcarc.com

Playground ARC (Ft Walton Beach, FL ):

http://www.w4zbb.org

South Alabama RC (Covington Co.):

http://www.wc4m.net

South Baldwin (AL) ARC:

http://sb-arc.com

Southeast Louisiana (Hammond) ARC:

http://www.selarc.org/

SE LA Emergency Communications Service - SELCOM (New Orleans, LA):

http://www.selcoms.org/

Southwest MS ARC (McComb, MS):

http://www.w5wq.net

599 DX Assoc (Kiln, MS):

http://www.599dxa.org

 

DIGITAL/COMPUTER-AIDED MODES, ATV, SSTV

   

Amateur Television Info: Comprehensive list of links to clubs, equipment, websites, and references

http://hamradio.arc.nasa.gov/amateurtv.html

Amateur Television Links:

http://www.dxzone.com/catalog/Operating_Modes/Amateur_Television

Amateur Television Network (ATN):
Repeaters,nets, streaming ATV

http://www.atn-tv.org/ATN.htm

D-STAR Information:

http://www.dstarinfo.com/     

D-STAR Users:

http://www.dstarusers.org

DX Lab Applications: Suite of inter-operating applications designed to automate DX-ing activities.

http://www.dxlabsuite.com/download.htm

EchoLink: A software program that allows hams to communicate around the world by voice via the internet using their computer or a radio tuned to a linking station.

http://www.echolink.org

PSK:  PSK31 Official Homepage, links for many digital modes.
 

http://aintel.bi.ehu.es/psk31.html

Slow Scan Television links

http://www.arrl.org/sstv-slow-scan-television
 

 

Tucson Amateur Packet Radio (TAPR): Digital communication, including APRS.

http://www.tapr.org/

Winlink 2000: A full-featured radio digital message transfer system.

A step by step plan to get started

 http://www.winlink.org

http://home.earthlink.net/~bscottmd/wl2k_implement.htm

 

EDUCATION, REFERENCE, UTILITIES

All About Circuits :  Online textbooks covering electricity and electronics. Experiments, worksheets, video lectures, forums, and blogs

http://www.allaboutcircuits.com/

Buckmaster Worldwide HamCall Callsign Server:

http://www.buck.com/call

15 Meter CW Slo-chat: A group designed for people trying to learn Morse code or become more proficient, using a slower and more relaxed pace.

CB Reference (Submitted by a student from California)

 http://www.qsl.net/kd5ckp/slo-chat.htm

 

http://www.freightcapital.com/cb-radio-guide.html

ConsumerWatch: News information/recalls/safety alerts on a wide range of products, as well as topics such as disaster preparedness and hurricane, earthquake, fire, electrical, and household safety.

http://www.consumerwatch.com/

Courage HANDI-HAM System: Amateur Radio and Technology for people with disabilities provides tools for learning Amateur Radio and technical skills and earning a license.

http://www.handiham.org

The DXZone: Ham radio, shortwave, and CB radio guide.Thousand of radio-related resources.

http://www.dxzone.com/

eHam.net: A community site by and for Amateur Radio Operators.

http://www.eham.net

Electronics Club:   Learn how to solder and build projects, find out how to identify components and learn the circuit symbols.

http://www.kpsec.freeuk.com

(FEMA) Emergency Management Institute Online courses for emergency responders, including training required for volunteers of served agencies.

http://training.fema.gov

FCC Callsign Database


http://wireless2.fcc.gov/UlsApp/UlsSearch/searchLicense.jsp

Glenn Hauser's "World of Radio"   Short Wave schedules, DX listening information, anomaly alerts, receiver and reception hints, and more information about radio around the world.

http://www.worldofradio.com

Ham Universe:  Antennas, code, computers, electronics, hints, humor, news, study, music, repeaters, satellites, shortwave, SSTV, and more.

http://www.hamuniverse.com

Homing In – All About Radio Direction Finding (RDF): News, events, projects, how-to, radio-sports, volunteer opportunities, links, lots more. 

http://www.homingin.com

Mobile Operations

http://www.k0bg.com

Online Calculators: Handy calculators for all sorts of communications stuff, including a lot of particular interest to hams.

http://www.csgnetwork.com/communicateconverters.html

QRZ: The ham radio supersite – name/callsign/bio lookup; news, forums, swapmeet, DX, QSL info, software, books, equipment.

 http://www.qrz.com

RadioReference.com: Complete conventional frequency assignments, trunked radio system information, frequencies, FCC License assignments and maps, 10-Code Lists, agency maps, and detailed agency information for most public safety, military, and local government activities.  

 

http://www.radioreference.com

 

WA7BNM Contest Calendar: Calendar of contests by week and year with links to contest rules.

http://www.hornucopia.com/contestcal/index.html

Windows Secrets: A free searchable index of more than 22,000 pages of Windows tips, tricks, and problem solvers.

http://www.windowssecrets.com

 

LOCAL AGENCIES

Alabama State Defense Force

http://www.alsdf.us

Mobile, AL

http://www.cityofmobile.org

Mobile County Emergency Management Agency:

http://www.mcema.net

Mobile County Health Department:

http://www.mobilecountyhealth.org

Southwestern Alabama ARES / RACES:

http://kd4nga.net/KD4NGA/southwestern_alabama_ares_home_p.htm

 

NATIONAL & STATE ORGANIZATIONS

Alabama Contest Group: an ARRL Affiliated Club active in CW, PH and RTTY contests.  Primary supporter of the Alabama QSO Party. All interested in Contesting and Amateur Radio are welcome!

http://www.alabamacontestgroup.org/

Alabama Repeater Council

http://www.alabamarepeatercouncil.org

American Radio Relay League (ARRL):

http://www.arrl.org  

ARRL Continuing Education Program:

Alabama ARES

http://www.arrl.org/courses-training

http://www.alabama-ares.org

ARRL–Alabama Section:

http://www.alarrl.com

ARRL Southeastern Division

http://www.southeastern.arrl.org

Federal Communications Commission:

http://www.fcc.gov

FCC Kids’ Zone: A safe place for children of all ages to learn fun facts about the telephone, satellites, fax machines, computers, television, radio and much, much more.  Contains lots of interactive games and puzzles, surveys, telecom factoids and much more.

http://www.fcc.gov/kidszone

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

http://www.fema.gov

Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN):

http://www.satern.org

 

NETS

Alabama Day Net:

http://adn.mcars.us

Alabama Traffic Net Mike:

http://atnm.mcars.us

Hurricane Watch Net: Amateur Radio serving the N.H.C.

http://www.hwn.org

Maritime Mobile Service Net:

http://www.mmsn.org

SouthCARS:

http://www.southcars.com

 

SPACE

AMSAT – The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation:  Worldwide group of amateur radio operators who share an active interest in building, launching, and communicating through non-commercial Amateur Radio satellites.

http://www.amsat.org

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS):

http://www.ariss.net

   ISS  Technology Guide http://fios.verizon.com/beacon/iss/

 

Evening Sky Map: Print one (1) copy per month of that month’s sky map for personal non-commercial use.  Constellation map, calendar of astronomical events, short glossary, and celestial objects that can be seen with the naked eye, binoculars, and telescopes. Educators, astronomy clubs, and others can apply for permission to make and distribute printed copies by completing an online form.

 

http://www.skymaps.com

 

ISS Fan Club: For enthusiasts of the International Space Station.

http://www.issfanclub.com

NASA: Human Spaceflight

http://spaceflight.nasa.gov

NASA Education for Students

http://www.nasa.gov/audience/forstudents/index.html

NASA Kids (under 13)

http://kids.msfc.nasa.gov

Satellite tracking programs:

http://www.amsat.org

Nova for Windows:

http://www.nlsa.com

Stennis Space Center (Hancock Co., MS):

http://www.ssc.nasa.gov/public/visitors

 

WEATHER

Alabama Emergency Management Agency

Homeowners Hurricane safety Guide

http://ema.alabama.gov

http://www.insurancequotes.org/home-insurance/resources/hurricane-safety/

Hurricane Frequencies: Government, military, amateur, industry, misc.; nets, tropical  cyclone links, health and welfare resources.

 http://www.hurricanefrequencies.com

Jet Stream, National Weather Service Southern Region Weather School: This online weather school is designed to help educators, emergency managers, or anyone interested in learning about weather.

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/srh/jetstream

National Hurricane Center:

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov

National Weather Service:

http://weather.gov

Mobile NWS:

http://www.srh.weather.gov/mob

Skywarn: National headquarters for volunteer weather spotters working with the National Weather Service.

http://www.skywarn.org


WX4NHC: Amateur Radio station at the N.H.C.

http://www.fiu.edu/orgs/w4ehw

 DISASTER PLANNING AND RECOVERY

 
National Safety Council |Emergency
Preparedness Plan & Checklist
http://www.nsc.org/safety_home/EmergencyPreparedness/Pages/EmergencyPreparedness.aspx
Guides to Disaster Recovery http://www.homeadvisor.com/cost/disaster-recovery/
Prepare, Plan & Stay Informed for Emergencies http://www.ready.gov/make-a-plan
Home Emergency & Disaster Safety http://www.improvenet.com/a/home-emergency-disaster-safety
Pet Disaster Preparedness - ASPCA http://www.aspca.org/pet-care/disaster-preparedness
Basic Life Support and Emergency CPR https://www.acls.net/2013/04/03/basic-life-support-and-emergency-cpr/
Natural Disasters & Severe Weather http://emergency.cdc.gov/disasters/
Hurricane Information for Adults and Children http://safestars.org/review-hurricane-safety-information/



Last Updated: Nov 7, 2016