Weather Radio Programming /ARRL Field Day 2014
Posted: Jun 11, 2014 1:07 PM EST | Updated: Nov 6, 2014 3:22 AM EST
and by request until 2pm Sun 6/29 at the Elkhart County 4H Fairgrounds Gate 5 Goshen, IN
ARRL Field Day is a National Emergency Communication Exercise/Demonstration/Contest
that occurs annually the last full week end of June .
many Amateur Radio operators (also known as Hams ) leave the comforts of home to
hone their Communication skills under conditions that may well exist during an actual emergency .
Amateur Radio gets through where many other systems fail !
portable transceivers will be on the air for this 24 hr event beginning 2pm Sat .
there will be a Get On The Air ( GOTA ) station available for anyone wishing to experience
the Magic of Amateur Radio
local sponsor is the Goshen Amateur Radio Club
further Field Day info may be found on the ARRL web page: