Parachute Mobile will conduct a jump mission on Saturday, October 13 in concert with Pacificon 2012.
The jump team will arrive at the Byron, CA Drop Zone about 10 am and the first jump is expected to be made be between 12:00 pm and 1 pm. They will make multiple jumps, weather permitting until 6 pm.
QSTs regarding take off times and expected drop times will be announced on 146.430 simplex, 145.230 - 100 and 147.060 + 100. ("So folks know when the jumpers will be loading on the plane, when they leave the plane, and when they land.")
APRS data will load live on http://aprs.fi under the calls AF6IM and KF6WRW depending on which jumper is aloft
The jumpers are planning to send live video by both ATV and the internet to http://justin.tv.
QSO’s will be on either 146.430 or 147.570 simplex FM.
Hams and their friends and family are welcome to visit the operation at the DZ. Find directions at www.bayareaskydiving.com
More details will be added to the page as the event date draws closer.