SATERN: Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network
Auxiliary Communications for The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services
SATERN Net Status: Int. SSB Net: DELTA I –– Int. Digtal Net: DELTA I

Delta Status Explained

SATERN DELTA Alert/Activation Status Sequence

DELTA I — in Training Mode. Regular Daily Net

DELTA II — Regular Daily Net, but also Monitoring Mode after the Net, for specific geographic area and time – SATERN Frequency

DELTA III — Initial Net for Monitoring Mode then for duration of propagation – National Net Director or his appointee and Net relays, announce at the top of each hour DELTA III Status and definition – SATERN Frequency and Other Emergency Nets -Alert Status Heightened

DELTA IV — Emergency Mode – No Daily Net, only Emergency Net – Disaster Strategy Review – Preparation for Event or Stand down/ follow up mode or Debriefing from Event

DELTA V — Catastrophic response - All available hands, all resources on 14.265 MHz in support of the emergency network.