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Welcome to the Thursday edition of “Big Island ARRL News”.  Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content provided by

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Fixing a brand new Cushcraft A3S beam antenna

Fixing a brand new Cushcraft A3S beam antenna

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:

The Kohala Hamakua Amateur Radio Club will hold “The Original Big Island of Hawaii International Swap Meet/Ham Fest” on Saturday, 02 February 2019, at the Waimea Community Center next to the ball field off the Mamalahoa Highway in Waimea (Kamuela).  The event runs from 0930 HST to 1400 HST and will feature 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

The Puna Emergency Radio Club needs licensed radio amateurs to provide communications support for the Sunday, 17 March 2019, Big Island International Marathon in Hilo, Hawaii.  If you can help, please call comms coordinator Sean Fendt (KH6SF) at 430-1884 or via email at

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

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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