BIARC January 2019 Newsletter, 27 Dec 2018

Accessed on 28 December 2018, 0253 UTC, Post 817.

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BIARC Newsletter January 2019.

Please click link to download the current edition of the BIARC Newsletter.

Author:  Pascal Nelson (AC7N)–BIARC Club President.

Here are the main topics discussed in the “BIARC January 2019 Newsletter”:

Comprehensive review of the Christmas meeting and pot luck dinner held on 08 December 2018.

BIARC meeting minutes and election of officers on 08 December 2018.

The next BIARC meeting is set for Saturday, 12 January 2019, at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii.

Alan (AD6E/KH6TU) is offering a new online cw class, beginning in January 2019.  For more information, go to:

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

Amateur Radio operators are needed for the Big Island International Marathon on Sunday, 17 March 2019. Contact Sean Fendt (KH6SF) for details–sean@sfendt.net.

The current edition of “The ARRL Letter.”


Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:

In addition to the special online cw class and the call for radio amateur help in the upcoming Big Island International Marathon in March, we invite you to “The Original Big Island International Swap Meet/HamFest” set for Saturday, 02 February 2019, at the Waimea Community Center, next to the ball field off the Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea (Kamuela).  Doors to the center will be open from 0930 HST to 1400 HST.  There are some small fees incurred by the event:  A $10 donation per table for sellers. and $5 donation per attendee at time of registration.  The venue includes a swap meet, vendor sales, an EMCOMM forum and VE testing for new and upgraded amateur radio licenses. For details, contact Steve Milner (WH6N) at wh6n@arrl.net.

For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links.  These news feeds are updated daily.  Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).

Public Information Coordinator.

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section.

https://bigislandarrlnews.com.

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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