Category Archives: RAC Bulletin

RAC Bulletin 2011-047E – RAC Holiday Office Hours – 2011/2012

RAC Bulletin 2011-047E – RAC Holiday Office Hours – 2011/2012

The RAC office will be closed December 24, 25, 26, and 27th.

We will be open December 28, 29, and 30th, and will be available during core hours which are 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time.

We will also be closed January 1 and 2nd and return to our regular hours on January 3rd.

Today is the winter solstice and the shortest day of the year.

Happy New Year, from Dave and the office volunteers, Gary, Mike, and George.

Frank Greene
Office Manager – Radio Amateurs of Canada

RAC Bulletin 2011-044E – New Manager of NARED


RAC Bulletin 2011-044E – New Manager of NARED, the National Amateur Radio Emergency Database

Doug Mercer VO1DM CEC RAC Vice President Field Services is pleased to announce the appointment of Pat Barrett, VE3RNH Manager NARED effective immediately. Pat has an extensive management background and most recently sat on the Ontario Restructuring Commission chaired by RAC Director Bill Unger VE3XT. Pat is active with ARES, the Barrie Amateur Radio Club, and speaking with her she is looking forward to moving NARED forward, adding her knowledge and experience. If you have ideas or suggestions I know she would like to hear from you. Contact her at

In making this announcement, also also would like to extend a warm ‘thank you old friend’ to Merv Halvorsen VE3TSA the outgoing NARED Manager. Merv, I knew I wouldn’t have you for long, and sincere thanks for all of your efforts.


Doug Mercer VO1DM
Vice President Field Services – Radio Amateurs of Canada
P.O. Box 1042 Goulds
Newfoundland Labrador A1S 1H2