Operation Black Spot
May 4th 2019
A request from the Mandurah SES was made to test the ability of PARG to relay radio messages from known RF Shadow zones south of the Cut back to SES headquarters in Mandurah
Interview with Lance VK6LR and Martin VK6MJ
PARG 1 was deployed to vacant land overlooking the water way shown by the red arrow on the map shown right. The SES deployed a vehicle into the yellow area and successful communications were achieved between it and PARG 1 and from PARG 1 to the SES via VK6RMH shown by the green arrow.
Satellite view of three possible locations. The green arrow won.