According to Scott Olsen of Holden, president of the Central Massachusetts Amateur Radio
Association, a hamfest is a browser's delight.
In the Azle and Fort Worth area, the Tri-County Amateur Radio
Club and the Disaster Relief Emergency Communication Team will combine forces with the Parker County Baptist Disaster Relief Communicators, and will be demonstrating Amateur Radio
at Ash Creek Park on June 23, 2012 from 1pm to midnight.
CUTLINE: (1) Montachusett Amateur Radio
Association President Ray Lajoie at his home station in Fitchburg.
For information on the Lane County Sheriff's Amateur Radio
Operators club, send an e-mail to w7eug@qsl.
The two-day event will also include an exhibition about the history of amateur radio
on Tyneside where one of the very first radio broadcasts was made by Marconi on the Town Moor in Newcastle.
To learn more about the Santa Clarita Amateur Radio
Club, visit www.
Famous amateur radio
enthusiasts have included Marlon Brando, Donny Osmond, King Hussein of Jordan, footballer Sergei Rebrov and astronaut Helen Sharman.
This year, an amateur radio
station is being set up at the 17th/20th Whitley Bay Scout Group HQ in Brantwood Avenue.
Ham radio operators, using their amateur radio
gear, cannot legally communicate with FRS radios during non-emergency situations.
The dots and dashes of Morse code have not been required for an entry-level ham radio license since 2000, when the Federal Communications Commission restructured amateur radio
Fortunately, Amateur Radio
can help minimize the impact of such a catastrophe and as such, the Central Toronto Amateur Radio
Club (aka CenTor) will be offering an Amateur Radio
licensing course starting May 1, 2013.
In the TQP, thousands of competitors from around the world will endeavor to make contact with WC5C Tri-County Amateur Radio
Club on various high frequency radio channels, using Morse Code, Phase Shift Keying, Voice operations, and Radio Teletype (RTTY).