ARRL Letter for May 25, 2017


Big Island ARRL News, 26 May 2017, 04:45 hrs, UTC, Post #204.


Editor:  Rick Lindquist (WW1ME).

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Here are the main topics covered in the 25 May 2017 edition of the “ARRL Letter”.  Please note the article on the Amateur Radio display and demonstrations conducted by Norm Cohler (NH7UA) and Steve Doyle (WH7TW) at the 22 April 2017 Keiki Fun Fest at the North Hawaii Community Hospital.


ARRL Headquarters Will Be Closed on Monday, May 29: ARRL Headquarters will be closed for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 29. There will be no W1AW code practice or bulletin transmissions on that day. ARRL Headquarters will reopen for business on Tuesday, May 30, at 8 AM EDT. Have a safe and enjoyable holiday!

Don’t forget the 2017 ARRL Field Day event on 24-25 June 2017 at the Eden Roc park and community pavilion.  Field Day runs between 8:00 a.m. Saturday through 8:00 a.m. Sunday.

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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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