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Hawaii August Operating Activities

Accessed on 06 August 2018, 0405 UTC, Post #646.

Source:

Email from Joseph Speroni (AH0A), ARRL Pacific Section Manager.

Comment:

Here’s a quick note from Joe regarding some interesting operating activities for August.  Please add these events to your operating calendar.

“Hi ARRL members!  Hope your summer is going well.

We have two operating events coming up that you might want to put on
your calendar.

1)  The CWops club will start a new CW class for beginners or anyone
wanting to improve their CW skills around Sept 1.  Check their website
for details:

https://cwops.org/cw-academy-2/

If interested, contact ad6e@arrl.net directly.  Graduating students from
Alan’s previous classes report great sessions with him, and they really
learn CW!

2)  The Hawai’i QSO Party will be held from 6pm Friday August 24 to
5:59pm Sunday August 26th, 2018. All Hawaiian hams are invited to
participate. Information and rules are at:

http://www.hawaiiqsoparty.org.

With mainland stations beaming at us, this is an opportunity for hams
new to contesting to have fun.

——————————————————————–
ARRL Pacific Section
Section Manager: Joseph Speroni, AH0A
ah0a@arrl.org.”


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Please send your Hawaii island Amateur/Ham Radio news items to kh6jrm@arrl.net for inclusion in this blog and for submission to our local print, broadcast, and social media outlets.

Aloha es73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

 

Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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