It’s Field Day Weekend!

Good morning everyone! As you are all aware I’m sure, this is Field Day weekend.  What is Field Day?  I’m sure we have some new hams that isn’t sure: This weekend Saturday 9 to 10 AM to Sunday morning/early afternoon, 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 …

146.61 MHz repeater back up and is running Yaesu System Fusion

Bill, WF4R, reports the 146.61 MHz repeater at Bowers Hill is operational again and is now running the new System Fusion digital system that the City of Chesapeake purchased.  On analog you need the 162.2 Hz tone for access and Read More …