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Current news and special events:

(21FEB2019) UPDATE - Edge of Space Sciences (EOSS) tracking and recovery net for flight 283.

Due to forecast high winds at the launch site, EOSS has delayed the launch until Sunday, March 3rd with no backup date. They are now approved to use the 448.450 repeater from 0600 through 1400 local on Sunday, March 3rd.

For details on these launches, see EOSS flight 283. Please note the furtue EOSS flight schedule is available on the left-hand side of that page.

As a reminder, you can listen to the net online using the on following link: KB0SRJ 448.4500 MHz PPFMA Repeater

(31JAN2019) SAVE THE DATE - ANNUAL MEETING - SAVE THE DATE

-> The Annual PPFMA Membership meeting is scheduled for March 23rd. More information will be available soon. Dues must be current in order to vote.

(31JAN2019) SKYWARN training season is nearly upon us!

-> For more information, check out the the NWS/Pueblo Spotters Page.

(28JAN2019) 146.97 Repeater update

-> The repeater status was changed to degraded (Yellow) due to intermittent noise in the audio and reduced rx sensitivity.

Recurring Nets:

SKYWARN / NOAA Severe Weather Net on 146.970.

-> Runs DAILY from May 1st through August 31st starting at 12:30 PM. It usually lasts less than 15 minutes.
-> Additional nets may be opened whenever there is severe weather in the area. All nets support the Pueblo Weather Office with spotter reports, etc.

ARES TUESDAY NIGHT ADMIN net on 146.970 every Tuesday at 7:00 PM and ends by 7:30 PM.

ARES DIGI TRAINING net on 448.450, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday immediately after the regular ARES net and ends by 8:30 PM.

HAMMIN SAMS ADMIN net on 448.450, every Thursday at 7:30 and ends by 8:30 PM