SATERN - SALVATION ARMY TEAM EMERGENCY RADIO NETWORK

SALVATION ARMY TEAM EMERGENCY RADIO NETWORK

 

WAYNE COUNTY SATERN
Richmond Senior Center
1600 South 4th Street
Richmond IN 47374

E-MAIL SATERN

JOIN THE SATERN NET Sunday night AT 8PM ON 147.270+. PL TONE 131.8. The net will be on 147.465 -.9 (131.8) on the odd Sundays. Check the repeater page for net frequencies and times. ALL AMATEURS WELCOME.

The purpose of the Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN) is to provide amateur radio personnel skilled in emergency communications and message handling worldwide who will support the Salvation Army operations in local, regional and national and international disaster situations.

 

The Salvation Army’s capability, experience and effectiveness as a major disaster assistance agency have been recognized in the Federal Disaster Relief Act of 1974 (PL 93-288).  As a partner with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), a part of Homeland Security (DHS), the Salvation Army participates in the National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (NVOAD) on state and local levels.  In addition, the Salvation Army has cooperative agreements with many other agencies to support and provide relief efforts during emergencies and disasters.

 

The W1IDX Repeater Group sponsors Wayne County SATERN.  For further information regarding Wayne County SATERN, please contact us at (765) 962-4975 or by e-mail at waynecountysatern@hotmail.com.