Upcoming Public Service Events

AARC has three more PS events for 2016.  Two of these are Triathlons and the third is the Boys and Girls Club Cycling Challenge.  Triathlons are really fun and quick, starting off with the swimming segment.  From the water (pool or lake) the athletes go into a transition area where they put on cycling shoes and helmets, and proceed to the starting line for the bike segment. … Read the rest

Field Day 2016 Results, Coming Soon…

AARC ARRL-FIELD-DAY Status

Current status as of:
2016/06/26 17:55:10 UTC
2016/06/26 01:55:10 PM Local
Updates are set to upload every 3 minute(s).

Current Score Statistics:

Total CW Contacts = 299
Total Phone Contacts = 480
Total DIG Contacts = 0
Total QSO Points = 1,078
QSOs / Hour Last 20 Minutes = 33
QSOs / Hour Last 60 Minutes = 40

Created by: N3FJP’s ARRL Field Day Contest Log 5.1

N3FJP Software: http://www.n3fjp.com

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VP Comments by Larry Eicher, K4JZQ – June 1, 2016

VP Comments by Larry Eicher, K4JZQ – June 1, 2016
Folks, I had hoped to post this column or blog on the June edition of the AARC Beacon but due to circumstances beyond my control, the next best thing is to publish these comments via the all member AARC general email list, with a copy on the AARC website. 
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YASME FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES SUPPORTING GRANTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 27, 2016

St. Charles, MO

THE YASME FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES SUPPORTING GRANTS

The Board of Directors of the Yasme Foundation is pleased to announce a number of supporting grants in furtherance of its goal of supporting the development of amateur radio. … Read the rest

Miller School Bike Race Cancelled

The Miller School Bike Race on Sunday, June 5 has been cancelled.  A schedule conflict with the ACPD Motor Unit meant there would not be ACPD participation.  Consequently, the race organizer looked to reschedule, but other races on the mid-Atlantic area calendar made this impossible.… Read the rest