Exercise Blue Ham – 2017

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On Saturday 24 March 2017, members of the South Kesteven ARS assisted cadets from the ATC Grantham (47F) during this years Exercise Blue Ham.

cadets operating

The exercise took take place on the MOD 5MHz (60 Metre) Band and a significant part was in the section of the band that amateurs are authorised to use (in the UK this is full licence holders only)

Using various radios, including some military ‘clansman’ radios several cadets and staff took part making over 40 contacts during the afternoon.

cadet operating

cadet operating

some of the cadets

staff member operating

cadet operating the clansman

All photos with permission of Stewart M0SDM