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Welcome to an Amateur/Ham Radio update from Big Island ARRL News. Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content provided by https://qrznow.com.  Accessed on 14 May 2019, 0455 UTC, Post 969.

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Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) is offering free Technician License Classes for prospective radio operators on Hawaii Island.  Here are the remaining classes for this year:  23 May 2019 in Waimea (location TBA) and 17 October 2019 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii Island.  For details, contact Doug at douscelle@aol.com.


Hawaii Island radio amateurs are encouraged to register for the new ARRL EMCOMM Course (EC-001).  According to ARRL Pacific Section Manager Joseph Speroni (AH0A), the course will begin in June 2019 and will “address the practical aspects of radio communications as well as the skills needed to better serve local communities in emergencies.”  Pacific Section Emergency  Coordinator (SEC), Clem Jung (KH7HO) will handle student registrations and “coordinate with the ARRL Education department.”  To register, send an email to Clem at kh7ho@arrl.net.


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

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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