All AREDN Nodes Updates

All NM5PB nodes have been updated to Continued work and testing is in progress. Mobile to home “meshing” is working well and increased distance testing is scheduled along with point-to-point testing for Summer of 2024. Interested in AREDN? Visit for more info.

ABQBBS and Nodes are Online

The upgrades to the system are complete and all previous features are working correctly. Standby for more upgrades and features adds in the next couple of months.

Pactor 4

Pactor 4 is currently enabled. Support for P1 has been disabled. Remember to update your Winlink channel list often to ensure you have the most up-to-date information before heading out to the field.

VARA FM Gateway Decom’d

The VARA FM Gateway on 145.070 has been decommissioned due to lack of use. After reviewing the logs, it only saw 15 connections in the last 30 days and 52 in the last 90. Simply not enough activity or interest to dedicate resources to maintaining.