Resources listed under aprs category belongs to software. I have added satellite tracking to aprsdos in the form of aprstk. It is mostly used as a tool for tracking people and assets on a map, although it is capable of so much more. During an emergency, it can be used as a location aware tactical communications tool. The software lies within communication tools, more precisely instant messaging. Our goal is to bring you a fast and easytouse map with the latest aprs. They are available in portable, car, and high altitude balloon. Monitoring aprs with the rtlsdr youtube user troy mcquinn has uploaded a video showing how he is able to decode amateur radio aprs signals. Aprs is a multifaceted system for use with packet radio by hams, it allows the monitoring of real time geographical information such as the position of vehicles, the status of weather, radio direction finding and much much more. When you are off the grid, just connect a spot or delorme satellite tracker to aprs pro and let the world follow your steps. The first step to getting started in aprs is to decide on which version of software to use. Hamlog logging software for os x and ios, as well as. Fi technical details api change log planned changes credits and thanks terms of service iphoneipad aprs. The automatic position reporting system is a packet communication protocol used by amateur.
Aprs direct is a website that brings you global realtime aprs tracking and weather data including cwop. Dog park software has announced the release of macdoppler v2. Aprs is a multifaceted system for use with packet radio by hams, it allows the monitoring of real time geographical information such as the position of vehicles, the status of weather, radio. Aprs was developed by bob bruninga, wb4apr, to track boats and vehicles using gps and packet radio. Stations currently moving user guide faq blog diskussions gruppe linker til aprs. Aprs software for ham radio category is a curation of 33 web resources on, usaphotomaps, adaptive home logic, aprstrack. Yet another aprs client client software for users of the automatic packet reporting system amateur radio network. Aprs is used for tracking weather, for tracking moving cars, boats, weather balloons, and many other things. Aprs automatic packet reporting system, is a digital communications protocol for exchanging information among a large number of stations covering a large local area, often referred to as. Aprs mobile brings the world of aprs to your phone. Aprs automatic position reporting system amateur radio. The primary source of data is an amateur radio system called aprs, some weather data comes from an internet. If you are into aprs, its worth downloading and trying out the software which is. Aprsisce is also available in a version that runs on later versions of windows ce, the pocket.
It is a twoway tactical realtime digital communications system between all assets in a network sharing information about everything going on in the. Pocketpacket aprs client for ios and os x incorporating a softwarebased tnc. Aprs has developed into a very popular position reporting system for use by amateur radio. The mac ham satellite tracker since 1997 macdoppler will provide any level of station automation you need from assisted doppler. Aether ham radio logging for the mac os x macnet ham software list loaded compiled by john seney, wd1v check here first for mac software. Pocketpacket incorporates a softwarebased tnc, allowing you to directly capture and visualize, or encode and transmit 1200 baud packets afsk modulation using a vhf radio transceiver. Our website provides a free download of aprs messenger 3. Client software for users of the automatic packet reporting system amateur radio network. Uiss is windows packet program designed for satellite communication, like iss, pcsat, ande and other aprs compatible satellietes etc. It can also be used as a graphics information system for many different aspects.
It envolves mapping, gps tracking, packet radio, etc. Roger barker g4ide became a silent key on september 8, 2004. Aprs is the automatic packet reporting system used by amateur radio operators across the world. Download this app from microsoft store for windows 10 mobile, windows phone 8. Over on his youtube channel gusgorman402 has uploaded a tutorial which shows how he monitors atcs advanced train control system signals from trains. The amateur radio community lost a great friend on that day. The microtrak tracker line combines the tinytrak controller with a gps and built in transmitter. This software is free can be obtained from the yahoo group that is also its support forum. Aprs permits any number of stations to exchange data just like voice users but without the complexity of maintaining separate pointtopoint links. Aether gives hams logging software that is as powerful, easy to use, and good looking as the operating system it runs on. Aprs is a protocol that is used by both hardware and pc based software that does an amazing job of tracking assets and passing messages in real time. It presents the satellite predictions on the aprs map and will autotune the kenwood radios. Designed for os x, aether has the clean, intuitive, friendly interface youve come to expect on a mac.
Pinpoint aprs is a free software application that together with some radio equipment and accessories allows you to visually track people and assets using amateur radio ham radio. Lightaprsw is an affordable, smallest, lightest, powerful and open source aprs tracker with wspr. Since aprs pro has been released, the popular hamradio network changed forever. Our goal is to bring you a fast and easytouse map with the latest aprs activity.
Aprs database access there is a web page that will show the latest weather reports for the weather stations nearest a location. We can achive fast realtime updates since each user browser will be connected directly to our own aprsis server with no intermediate databaseserver. What is marked as backspace on the pc keyboard is marked as delete on the mac. Macdoppler ham radio satellite tracking for macintosh. Pocketpacket mac os pocketpacket started as an aprs client for iphoneipod touchipad devices, but is also available for the mac desktop or laptop. Stations currently moving user guide faq blog discussion group linking to aprs. Look no further than our list of the best mac apps, including everything from excellent productivity tools to social media apps, entertainment, and security software. The realtime map which opens up first when you arrive on the site displays, in nearly real time, aprs and ais data on top of maps or satellite images. This is, of course, dependent on your computer hardware. Aprs was introduced at the 1993 arrl computer networking conference in new jersey. It is a twoway tactical realtime digital communications system between all assets in a network sharing information about everything going on in the local area. Pinpoint is free software that allows you to visually track and communicate with people using amateur radio ham radio equipment.995 867 234 1555 844 366 295 572 432 1337 402 1072 194 221 250 164 883 466 1026 1533 1474 1241 702 19 908 767 629 682 798 94 924 992 396 279 1154 1571 426 1027 162 1426 1081 570 1046 200 467 934 139 418 1400 12 1422