Changing of the guard

Tomorrow marks a change in CARS.  There will be several new faces on board for CARS. You will have a new president, vice-president, and treasurer. The club is being turned over to good hands who I feel strongly have the Read More …

ALE Operators Needed to Support Disaster Relief Flights in the Caribbean

From ARRL News 09/27/2017 Ham radio volunteers living in areas having good signal propagation into the Caribbean region are being asked to activate their home ALE (automatic link establishment) HF stations. The call is going out to ALE-equipped radio amateurs Read More …

Emergency Communications Driving Increase in Amateur Radio Operators

Hams standing by and ready to help during disasters or other events. More Americans than ever have been licensed by the Federal Communications Commission as amateur radio operators, and those in the know say that emergency communications is driving their Read More …

WHEN WIRES CAN’T DO THE JOB, UVA RADIO CLUB READY TO STAND IN THE BREACH

When the British passenger ship RMS Titanic struck an iceberg in the North Atlantic on April 15, 1912, radio operators onboard sent distress messages via shortwave radio and were able to summon the help of another passenger ship, the RMS Read More …