October 2015 Meeting – NW7D, Aeronautical Ham Radio

By | September 12, 2015

October 13, 2015


A program covering aeronautical ham radio and the use of HF in aeronautical communications will be presented by Gordon Bousman, NW7D.   Aeronautical HF radios, antennas, data modes, and oceanic air traffic control will be discussed as well as the global aeronautical HF and VHF networks.    Included will be the “Connected Airplane” – the airline cockpit as a network node on the Air Traffic Network and a discussion about the future of aviation communications and the upcoming NextGen air traffic control system.