Big Island ARRL News, 02 August 2017, 16:05 hrs, UTC, Post #278.


August 2017 BIARC Newsletter

Accessed on 02 August 2017, 16:05 hrs, UTC.

Editor:  Leigh Critchlow.

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Here are the main topics covered in the August 2017 BIARC Newsletter:

Winlink for emergency communications.

Excerpts from the ARRL Letter.

Big Island Amateur Radio Club minutes for 08 July 2017.

Ham radio shines at annual Honolulu Geek Meet.

New Rules for the Hawaii QSO Party.

Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness set for 17 September 2017.

BIARC meets 12 August 2017 at the Keaau Community Center.

ARRL President asks you to support S.1534 (The Amateur Radio Parity Act) by contacting your U.S. Senators and urging them to vote in favor of the Senate Bill.

Upcoming events, including Radio Day II set for 30 September 2017.

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


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Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section