|Date & Time||Scheduled Event||Description|
|Wednesday October 3 Response Phase of Exercise|
|Start of Exercise||
No scheduled activity until call-out takes place
|10:00||Notification of EOC activations||
Approximate time based on scenario.
|11:00||Verify radio comms||
Verify communications between PEOC, REOCs, PLNGS OEOC, and others as needed.
Possible IRG-Wide notification
Verify comms with Maine EMA
Includes contacts with MEMA in August and Washington County EMA in Machias on HF and VHF
At 15:00 (14:00 EST) contact will be attempted with MEMA on 3.940 LSB. Backup will be via EchoLink if available. Call signs to be confirmed.
|16:00||Verify comms with Ottawa||At 16:00 (15:00 Ottawa time) contact will be attempted with Ottawa EMRG via VA3ZTF (Jeremy) using call "Ottawa ARES" on 7.085 (7.125 alternate) LSB.|
|16:30||Verify comms with Halifax||Station to be determined. Via VHF and HF|
|TBD||Net on full IRG system||To update all on exercise progress, and gather stats on stations available, location, capability and other items to be determined.|
|18:00||End of Day 1|
|“Shadow shift” - exercise assumes a period of time passes as response phase continues and 36 hours has elapsed.|
|Thursday, October 4||Recovery Phase of Exercise|
|8:00||Verify radio comms on IRG||Briefing on events since 20:00 of Day 1. Verify radio comms with PEOC, and REOCs and others as needed (continues throughout day)|
|09:00||Verify HF comms to ME||Attempt again with Augusta MEMA|
|10:00||Verify HF comms to NS||Contacts with NSEMO or other if available|
|15:00||Verify HF comms to Ottawa||Scheduled (1900 Z) contact with Ottawa ARES via VA3ZTF|
|20:00||End of Day 2||End of Exercise|