Steel City ARC is now hosting an APRS digipeater / I-Gateway
Located on 144.390 Mhz it will take your location packets and put the on websites like aprs.fi and aprsdirect.com. This will let you track your house, car, boat, plane as it crosses the country. So what is arps Wikipedia describes it this way:
Automatic Packet Reporting System (APRS) is an amateur radio-based system for real time digital communications of information of immediate value in the local area. Data can include object Global Positioning System (GPS) coordinates, weather station telemetry, text messages, announcements, queries, and other telemetry. APRS data can be displayed on a map, which can show stations, objects, tracks of moving objects, weather stations, search and rescue data, and direction finding data.
Local APRS map around SCARC:
Statistic date for W3KWH-10:
To learn more about APRS click here for the founder WB4APR: