Accessed on 03 September 2018, 0657, Post #627.



pdf link to the September 2018 BIARC Newsletter.

Here are the main topics discussed in the September 2018 BIARC Newsletter:

Big Island Amateur Radio Club to meet at Keaau Community Center on 08 September 2018.  Featured speaker will be Hank Karl (KH6HAK), who will discuss lightning awareness and station hardening.

Hurricane awareness and emergency communications workshops presented by Oscar Resto (KH4RF), the ARRL Section Manager for Puerto Rico.

BIARC monthly meeting minutes.

The ARRL Letter.

Hawaii Island Grid Madness VHF/UHF simplex FM contest.

The President’s Paragraphs from BIARC President Pascal Nelson (AC7N).

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

Just a reminder to all Hawaii Island radio amateurs:  The 2018 edition of the Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness is coming Sunday, 16 September 2018, from 1300 to 1700 UTC. For more information, check our the article in this month’s edition of the BIARC Newsletter or visit

For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links. These news feeds are updated daily and weekly.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section