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Edmond Amateur Radio Club announces #FD2017 activities

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:31
ARRL Field Day Almost Here!Field day dinner will be Saturday June 24 at 5:30 PM. If you plan to attend please RSVP to facilitate the order with our caterer Jimmy John's! This year is very different Jimmy John's is donating (some percentage) to the Edmond Amateur Radio Club! If you help with setup/dismantle or make/assist with 20 contacts during the contest you can eat for FREE! Otherwise, a monetary donation jar will be available to support the club and its Field Day expenses.For those who are operating radios or helping in other roles we will also have Jimmy John's gourmet sandwiches available throughout the day and night! Woo hoo! And a huge thank you goes to Jimmy John's for the Party Platters and crazy fast delivery!

OCAPA announces Field Day location #FD2017

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 13:00

On the weekend of June 24-25, amateur radio operators throughout North America will participate inField Day, a 24 hour communications drill.  Field Day, established in 1933, is sponsored by theAmerican Radio Relay League, the national amateur radio organization which represents the amateurradio community in the United States.
Field Day tests amateur radio's ability to set up station is austere locations, successfully operatethem, and provides initial and recurring training in emergency communications for the amateur radiocommunity.
In the Oklahoma City area, several amateur radio clubs will establish Field Day sites for thisevent.  The Oklahoma City Autopatch Association (OCAPA) will establish its' Field Day site on theeast side of Lake Draper, Point 10, Area 2 on Saturday morning, June 24th.