We will be operating a voice station and a digital station for DX (distance) contacts around the world; a satellite antenna and radio for making contacts through amateur radio satellites; a Winlink radio email station for sending email via amateur radio; and an amateur radio mesh networking node.… Read the rest
On Saturday, October 12, 2019, Dennis WR4I, spearheaded the AARC demonstration of Ham Radio at the Monticello District of the Boy Scouts of American Apple Harvest Camporee held at the Pleasant Grove Park Complex in Palmyra, VA.
At the October 2019 meeting, David Collins, N4WDC, Affiliated Club Coordinator for the Virginia Section of the Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) presented Albemarle Amateur Radio Club (AARC) Vice President Bob Pattison (K4DU) with a certificate designating the club as a “Special Service Club.”… Read the rest
The AARC 2019 Annual Awards Banquet will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, 990 Hilton Heights Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22901, at 5:30 PM on Tuesday December 10, 2019. The total cost per person for their Chef’s Choice Buffet will be $21.… Read the rest
Summary: Entry received at: 2019-07-21 16:30:58 Call Used: W4DO GOTA Station Call: WA4TFZ ARRL/RAC Section: VA Class: 3A Participants: 72 Club/Group Name: Albemarle Amateur Radio Club Power Source(s): Generator, Solar Power Multiplier: 2X Preliminary Total Score: 4,526 Bonus Points: 100% emergency power 300 Media Publicity 100 – Documented by fd2019-dailyprogressarticle.pdf… Read the rest
The AARC Green Bank tour is scheduled for August 3. We will gather in the NRAO parking lot at 8:30 AM, where I will hand out maps and driving instructions for an 8:45 departure. Caravan drivers should arrive with enough gas for a 250 mile round trip so they won’t have to stop along the way. … Read the rest