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SSCA Net from Nova Scotia to South America: Volunteer Net Controllers Needed (05 Dec 2018)

SSCA Net from Nova Scotia to South America: Volunteer Net Controllers Needed

The key to success on all HF radio nets is relay stations. In particular, the  Waterway Radio & Cruising Club ... (Read more)

Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific: Discontinue of High Seas and Storm Warnings (20 Nov 2018)

Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico, Pacific: Discontinue of High Seas and Storm Warnings

Message from: Craig Hodan, Chief Dissemination Systems Branch www.weather.gov/media/notification This service is being terminated because weather information in the current ... (Read more)

SSCA's Trans-Atlantic Cruisers Net will resume operation Wednesday, October 24, 2018 (23 Oct 2018)

SSCA's Trans-Atlantic Cruisers Net will resume operation Wednesday, October 24, 2018

All Cruisers are welcome to check into the net. You do not have to be an SSCA member to utilize ... (Read more)

Indian Ocean and Red Sea Passage: Helping cruisers exchange information (18 Oct 2018)

Indian Ocean and Red Sea Passage: Helping cruisers exchange information

Red Sea & Indian Ocean information exchange If you are planning a passage through the Indian Ocean to South Africa ... (Read more)

Trans-Atlantic Cruisers Net to join daily Doo Dah SSB Net (09 May 2018)

Trans-Atlantic Cruisers Net to join daily Doo Dah SSB Net

After 10 days of tests and trials of the new Trans-Atlantic Cruisers Net, which is a joint effort of the ... (Read more)

Changes to Inmarsat C (15 Feb 2018)

Changes to Inmarsat C

Notice from Inmarsat 15 February 2018 Dear Inmarsat Customer The satellites that form the Inmarsat-3 (I-3) L-band constellation have been ... (Read more)

Caribbean, Bahamas & USA East Coast: SSCA Net expands its service (08 Jan 2018)

Caribbean, Bahamas & USA East Coast: SSCA Net expands its service

The first SSCA Net will remain at 0715 hrs EST or 1215 hrs UTC on SSB frequency 8.104 immediately following ... (Read more)

USA: FCC Approve Icom M802 Waiver (20 Oct 2017)

USA: FCC Approve Icom M802 Waiver

For those that may not be aware, while the new rules made some sense for commercial vessels, they would have ... (Read more)

Cruising Remote Western Australia: SOS Rock Mystery (15 Jun 2017)

Cruising Remote Western Australia: SOS Rock Mystery

As reported by http://www.abc.net.au A sailor has told how a crocodile destroyed his rubber dinghy and left him and a ... (Read more)

End of Life (EOL) for Inmarsat Fleet 33/55/77 (25 May 2017)

End of Life (EOL) for Inmarsat Fleet 33/55/77

Inmarsat has announced EOL (end of life) for the older Fleet 33 (and 55/77) terminals. Data will stop functioning on ... (Read more)