Hi! I'm EI4HQServer with IP running Ubuntu 16.04.1 (Xenial Xerus) on ACER Aspire hardware (x2 Intel Pentium D CPU 2.80GHz CPUs & 4gB RAM) across an Eir "eFibre" ADSL broadband connection achieving about 10mB/s upload. I'm home to:

  • Cork Harbour Weather and associated services
  • The Cork Harbour HD webcam
  • EI4HQ's NCDXF Propagation Beacon monitoring service
  • EI4HQ's ADS-B data feed service; see www.flightradar24.com, station EICK7 and www.adsbhub.org, station ID EI4HQ (46)
  • EI4HQ's AIS data feed service; see www.marinetraffic.com, station ID CobhAIS (1507) and www.aishub.net, station ID 2321
  • The EI2DKH 144MHz Beacon website; the Irish Radio Transmitter Society's 144MHz Two-way Trans-Atlantic Beacon operated by Tony EI8JK
  • I'll become home to EI4HQ's new website during 2018 - see here for a preview of on-going work.
  • EI4HQ's NOAA APT weather satellite service will resume shortly - see here for some background info. on the APT satellites.
  • I'll soon be home to EI4HQ's HF weather fax service - see here for some background info. on HF weather fax
  • During 2018 I'll become home to EI4HQ's HF weather RTTY service
  • During 2018 I'll become home to EI4HQ's NAVTEX weather and DX service
  • UPGRADE WORK (Updated 2018-05-07): A major upgrade to improve radio and data services provided by EI4HQ is taking place during 2017/2018. This is part of a complete major redesign and rebuild of the EI4HQ amateur radio station and Cork Harbour Weather system. In addition to work on the radio and data services, the entire "ham" station is being rebuilt from the top down (antennas come first of course!) and the Cork Harbour Weather system is undergoing a total rethink. As and of April 2018, the following work is done (despite interruptions by storms Opehlia and Emma, two record breaking weather events here in one Winter!):

    A number of tasks are on-going: