Clearfield Native Ham Makes the News

Justin Ogdon N3OG, who was born and raised in the Clearfield area, has gained some attention in the news media with his work in cell phone forensic tracking.  Justin has been an active member of the Civil Air Patrol since he was a teenager and while he was in the Clearfield area was Squadron Commander of the Mid State Airport Squadron at Philipsburg.

Justin Ogdon N3OG
Justin Ogdon N3OG

Today Justin lives in Virginia with his wife Amy and recently he assisted with a search and rescue mission in Arizona.  No, he was not in Arizona.  Justin used the cell phone forensic tracking techniques to locate the missing people and direct local officials to their location.

Several media outlets have recently done news stories on Justin and

Here's Justin with Col Brian Ready. Col Ready works from Arizona and Justin is in Virginia. They use computers to communicate during searches
Here’s Justin with Col Brian Ready. Col Ready works from Arizona and Justin is in Virginia. They use computers to communicate during searches

how he assisted with this search.  Below are links to the stories we know about:

 WTAJ-TV News Story

ABC’s Good Morning America

CNN’s Anderson Cooper

Reno Gazette Journal Newspaper