Details On Informal Skywatches

Dinner Location – 5:00 pm
Century Buffet
623 Farmington Avenue
Bristol, CT
(In the Stop & Shop Plaza)

Everyone pays their own way for dinner.

Location For Sky Watch:
780 James P. Casey Road
Bristol, Connecticut
(The Firestone and Clark Dietrich Companies)
See signs for parking once there

Sky Watch Starts: at 7 pm to 10 pm

If event is cancelled due to weather that information will be posted on our Facebook page and main website ONLY

Bring your binoculars, chairs and any sky watching materials you will need.  Follow the event live on our Twitter feed @mufonct.


Communications Used During Our Informal Skywatches

Our skywatches are run, when possible, in conjunction with other UFO organizations  within the state, region, and world.  In order to communicate sightings reports, information, or any other updates during the skywatch we utilize several different forms of communication.

Ham Radio

Ham Radio Operators check in on our special MUFON Connecticut Skywatch net

KB1CDI Repeater System
Frequency : 147.135
Offset: +0.6
PL: 88.5
Echnolink Node: 13782 (KB1CDI-R)

Except if we have a Skywatch on a Friday night we will use the WIAW Repeater.
Repeater used on Friday nights.

WIAW Repeater (Friday Night Repeater Used)
Frequency: 145.4500
Offset: -0.6
PL: 127.3

Social Media

Individuals who are not licensed ham radio operators; however, still want to check in during the skywatch can via social media

Twitter

We monitor and tweet during the skywatch with he handle @mufonct and #mufonct

Facebook

We monitor our Facebook page and post updates throughout the skywatch.

YouTube

We record our skywatches and post them online via our YouTube page.  Make sure to subscribe to our page to be notified of new postings.

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