CANWARN Spring 2017 Training – UPDATED

Hello everyone…my apologies…I usually leave a longer gap between training notifications but I realized that the email address I provided for RSVPs (canwarn.ontario@ec.gc.ca) is no longer working. So please RSVP to me directly at geoff.coulson@canada.ca except for the Owen Sound, Sarnia and Stratford sessions where there is another way to RSVP that is spelled out

Radio Amateurs of Canada Announces Two New Partnerships: Survivormate and The Personal

Radio Amateurs of Canada aims to strengthen Amateur Radio in Canada and support its members in many ways. All Canadian Radio Amateurs benefit from our work representing Amateurs to our regulator – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (formerly Industry Canada) – and at international conferences. RAC members are able to participate in our two

Federal Government Buying New Weather Radar

The federal government is moving to improve Canada’s ability to warn people about severe weather, including tornadoes. The government says it will buy 20 state-of-the-art weather radars that will be built across the country over seven years starting this fall. Environment Canada says the combination of these radars, along with a recently acquired supercomputer, will

RAC Announces Granting of Scholarships

Every year, through the RAC Foundation, Radio Amateurs of Canada provides grants and scholarships to worthy community programs and to young Amateurs who are enrolled at the post-secondary level in Electrical, Electronic and Software engineering. Students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) programs are also considered on a case by case basis. Once again,