Wednesday 21 October 2020

The club's annual general meeting was held in the REMO Yarmouth building on October 20, 2020 and the incumbent executive officers were re-instated for the 2020-2021 session and are as follows:

Chairman - Bernard Bonnar - VE1UT

Vice Chairman - James Harris - VE1RB

Secretary - David Doucette - VE1JC

Treasurer - David Vail - VE1GM

Saturday 20 June 2020

June 20, 2020 - First Saturday morning gathering in 15 weeks due to Covid 19

Monday 27 April 2020

Many hams make a change of call sign over time and it’s hard at first to adapt to the new one.  Here are the call signs I have used on the air in the past 63 years:

Ham Radio

VE1SY, VE1AKQ, VE1GM plus VE1GX and VE1YAR on Field Days and 

VE0ME (on the ferries)

Aeronautical and Marine

CYQM (Moncton) CYQI (Yarmouth) and CYFC (Fredericton) Airports

VAU (Yarmouth Marine Radio in Rockville)  

VGA (Lurcher Lightship)  

VGY (Seal Island)

CGSS (Arctic patrol ship "C.D. Howe”)  

VDND (first M.V. “Buenose”) 

GSOC (“Marine Cruiser”  Registered in London)  

C6CA (“Marine Evangeline” later changed to VCQK) 

C6DZ  (second M.V. “Bluenose’)

Lots of opportunities for mixups!

Friday 27 March 2020

         For guidance in social distancing, this is an illustration of Two Meters.

Monday 16 March 2020

COVID-19 and Club Activities!

Hello All!

Due to COVID-19 the club has decided to postpone the monthly meetings and Saturday gatherings until further notice. This is effective immediately.

When we have more information on when our activities will resume, we will provide it via email, on our facebook page, and on our website.

73 de VE1XT

Friday 7 February 2020