Southeast Louisiana Emergency Communications Service located in New
Orleans, Louisiana. Formally known as ARES of Southeast Louisiana, SELCOM
is a not for profit disaster relief organization providing communications
and logistical support to disaster relief organizations during ongoing
disaster and recovery operations.
In 2007, we acquired all
E.A.R.S. Assests in New Orleans. In 2009, the remaining members of the
NOVHF Club merged into our organization. We now maintain the 146.775
repeater and have added the 224.000 & 444.825 repeaters. We support the
KD5QZD-1 APRS digipeater at one of our downtown sites as well as working
on a VHF packet BBS. The W5MCC Digi is monitoring on 145.01 & 446.100.
Region 1 EMCOM Training Net, Wednesdays at 9PM
on the 86 Repeater
The 146.86 is hosting the Echo/IRLP Node. Echolink Node
KB5OZE-R or # 670956. IRLP Node number 3914.
We have now dedicated repeaters for specific
purposes during an emergency. Please click in the side bar for the new
All amateurs are invited and encouraged to use the systems.
This enables us to ensure that the systems will be available during a
This weekend is the yearly ARRL SET. We will be
activating Jefferson, Plaquemines & St
Tammany parish EOCs' as well as East & West Jefferson Hospitals. Please
see the various parish plans in the forms area and review the net protocol
area for how everything will work. Hope to catch you there!