Niagara ARES Packet Radio
Niagara ARES operates a combined BPQ Winlink and Packet BBS system located in St. Catharines.
Winlink is a worldwide radio email service that uses radio pathways where the internet is not present, and is capable of operating completely without the internet–automatically–using smart-network radio relays. Winlink provides its users email with attachments, position reporting, weather and information bulletins, and is well-known for its role in emergency and disaster relief communications. Details may be found at winlink.org.
Operators may use tactical adresses as may be required.
Winlink Nodes outside of the Region
VE3PKG-5 145.610 Simplex
VE3MIS-10 144.970 Simplex
VA3OG-10 145.030 Simplex
VE3EXI-10 144.970 Simplex