july 2017 BIARC Newsletter

Accessed on 06 July 2017, 04:00 hrs, UTC, Post #249

Editor:  Leigh Critchlow.

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Big Island ARRL News presents the latest issue of the Big Island Amateur Radio Club Newsletter.

Here are the main topics covered in the July 2017 issue:

Digital modes shine when other routes are dead.

BIARC 10 June 2017 meeting minutes.

Field Day a hit in Mountain View, Hawaii (recap session set for Friday, 14 July 2017, at the Hilo Coffee Mill in Mountain View).

A special tribute to the late Sue Tsuyuko Nishiyama (WH6AG), who died on 22 May 2017 at age 88.

Hawaii Island Grid Madness 2017 is set for Sunday, 17 September 2017, 1300 to 1700 hrs, Hawaii Standard Time.

Winlink demo at the next BIARC meeting, 08 July 2017, at the Keaau office of The Big Island Substance Abuse Council.

The latest edition of the “ARRL Letter.”

The 10-10 connection with Irene Kubica (NH7PE).


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Opinions expressed in this blog are mine unless otherwise stated.

Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section