Announcements: June 2009

The following Special Event stations are planned for June:

W2CXV, from Normandy Invasion (D-Day) and Museum Ships Weekend, USAT LT-5, Oswego, NY; Fulton ARC; 14002100Z June 6 on SSB 7.265, 14.265, 18.165, 21.365, 24.965, 28.365 MHz; 147.15 FM repeater. For QSL send QSL and SASE to Redd Swindells, AI2N, 134 East Seneca St. Oswego, NY 13126. <http://wwwfultonhamradioclub.org/>

NC4ZO, from North Carolina Aviation Museum annual Fly-in and War Bird Display, Ashboro, NC; 14002000Z June 6 on 21.350, 14.260, 7.250 all QRM. For QSL send QSL and SASE (DX send QSL, SAE, and 1 IRC); for certificate send QSL and 9 12 SASE (DX send QSL, 9 12, SAE, and 2 IRCs): Butch Simpson, WS4H, 6747 King Mtn. Rd., Ashboro, NC 27205.

W5HUM, from Lum and Abner radio program commemoration, Mena, AR; Ouachita ARA; 9 AM to 6 PM June 5 & 6 on 3.973, 7.273, 14.273, 28.373 MHz. For certificate send QSL and SASE to Don Thomas, W5RPC, 309 First St., Mena, AR 71953.

N6R, from commemoration of the lives of President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan, grounds of the Pres. Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum, Simi Valley, CA; Ventura County ARS, Simi Valley ARC, Ventura County ARC; 1800Z June 26 to 1900Z June 28 on 7.289, 14.289, 21.289, 28.369 MHz (other bands planned 3.5, 50, 144, 440 MHz and 10 GHz). Send QSL and SASE to Ventura Co. ARS, c/o Peter Heins, 1559 Norwich Ave., Thousand Oaks, CA 91360. <www.vcars.org>.

KKBX & WYL, celebrating 96 years on the Transcontinental Lincoln Highway; Story County ARC, Colo, IA, WYL, and Benton County ARC, Watkins, IA, KKBX; 14001800Z June 1314 on 14.275, 7.250, 3.875. For certificate send QSL and SASE to Dave Lucas, 4264 Highway 13, Central City, IA 52214. <www.w0yl.com>

VE3MIS, from Annual Streetsville Bread & Honey Festival, Mississauga, ON, Canada; Mississauga ARC; 14002000Z June 6 & 7 on 28.480, 21.315, 14.240, 7.230 MHz. For certificate send QSL and $2US for postage to MARC, c/o Michael Brickell, VE3TKI, 2801 Bucklepost Cres, Mississauga, ON, Canada L5L 1M6. <http:// www.marc.on.ca/>

 

The following hamfests, etc., are slated for June:

June 5, 6, & 7, SEAPAC, ARRL Northwestern Division Convention, Seaside Convention Center, Seaside, OR. Contact Will Sheffield, N7THL, phone 503-642-7314, e-mail: <n7thl@arrl.net>; <www.seapac.org>. (Exams)

June 6, Atlanta Hamfest, Jim R. Miller Park, Marietta, GA. Go to: <http://www.atlantahamfest.com>. (Talk-in 146.820[] PL 146.2 Hz; exams)
June 6, Good Old Days Hamfest, Hudsonville Fairgrounds, Grand Rapids, MI. Contact Don at 616-532-7769 after 4 PM EDST; e-mail: <andrews_don@juno.com>; <www.w8hvg.org>. (Exams 9 AM)

June 7, Hall of Science ARC Hamfest, New York Hall of Science parking lot, Flushing Meadow, Corona Park, LI, NY. Contact Stephen Greenbaum, WB2KDG, 718-898-5599 eveings only; <www.hosarc.org>. (Talk-in 444.200, PL 136.5, 145.270 600 kHz PL 136.5; exams 10 AM)

June 13, Knoxville Hamfest & Electronics Exposition and ARRL Tennessee State Convention, Kerbela Temple, Knoxville, TN. Contact Lou Dreinhoefer, WB3JKQ, e-mail: <wb3jkq@arrl.net>, or David Bower, K4PZT, e-mail: <d.bower@ieee.org>; <http://www. W4BBB.org>. (Talk-in 147.300, 224.500, 444.575; exams)

June 14, Manassas Hamfest, Prince William County Fairgrounds, Manassas, VA. Contact Chris, KI4POT, e-mail: <KI4POT @gmail.com>; <http://www.w4voh.net>. (Talk-in 146.97, 224.660, 442.200+; exams contact KG4GIY at <kg4giy@arrl.net>)

June 20, W2QW Hamfest, Piscataway High School, Piscataway, NJ. Contact Eric, 908-251-3938; <www.w2qw.org>. (Talk-in 146.520, 146.625 PL 141.3, 442.250 PL 141.3)

June 20, 2009 Midland Hamfest, Midland Salvation Army Bldg., Midland, MI. Contact Pat Mullet, KC8RTW, e-mail: <kc8rtw@arrl.net>, phone 989-828-6657; <http://www.qsl.net/w8kea>. (Talk-in 147.00+; exams)

June 21, Six Meter Club of Chicago Hamfest, DuPage County Fairgrounds, Wheaton, IL. Information: Call 708-442-4961; e-mail: <WD9GJK@arrl.net>; <www.k9ona.com>. Talk-in 146.52, 146.37/97 [107.2]; exams 911 AM)

June 21, Ham Radio, Computer & Electronics Fleamarket at MIT, Albany & Main Streets, Cambridge, MA. More information call 617-253-3776 (95 MF); <www.swapfest.us>. The event will also be held July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20, and Oct. 18.

June 21, Monroe Hamfest, Monroe County Fairgrounds, Monroe, MI. Contact Fred VanDaele, KA8EBI, e-mail: <ka8ebi@yahoo.com>; phone 734-242-9487 after 5 PM; <www.mcrca.org/hamfest.htm>.

 

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