2019 Special Events

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  • Event Date: May 11, 2019
  • Event Title: Russell Cave National Monument 58th Anniversary
  • Location: Russell Cave National Monument
  • Bridgeport, AL 35740 EM74cx
  • Website:https://jcar.us/russellcave
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  • Public Contact Info: Brad Arnold, K4NHA
  • 207 Bingham St
  • Scottsboro, AL 35768
  • 256-445-4642
  • k4nha@jcar.us
  • Public Contact Phone: 256-445-4642
  • Public Contact Email:k4nha@jcar.us

  • 02/22/2019 | 14th Annual EagleExpo

    Feb 22, 1600Z-2100Z, W5BMC, Morgan City, LA. Bayouland Emergency Amateur Radio Service. 14.280 14.265 7.280 7.265. QSL. Jackie, Price, 708 Front St., Morgan City, LA 70380.

  • 02/22/2019 | President George Washington’s Birthday

    Feb 22-Feb 23, 1600Z-1800Z, WS7G, George, WA. Columbia Basin DX Club. 14.322 7.222 3.855. QSL. Brian Nielson, 11650 Road 1 SE, Moses Lake, WA 98837. We will be celebrating George Washington’s birthday from the city of George, in the state of Washington. cbn.homestead.com/WS7G.html

  • 03/01/2019 | The Battleship Texas 105th Birthday

    Mar 1-Mar 14, 0000Z-0000Z, W5T, Cleburne, TX. Club KC5NX. 14.225 14.045 7.225 7.045. QSL. CLUB KC5NX, 9200 Summit Court West, Cleburne, TX 76033. Club KC5NX is back on the air this year to help celebrate the 105th birthday of our Grand Lady, The Battleship Texas…really neat QSL card, special freq / time request honored, whatever… We’ll be on the air ! ! SASE requested. 73. club.kc5nx@gmail.com https://www.qrz.com/db/kc5nx

  • 03/09/2019 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Launching of USS Midway

    Mar 9, 1700Z-2359Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; PSK31 on 14.070. QSL. USS Midway (CV-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 03/23/2019 | Cherry Blossom Special Event Station

    Mar 23, 1400Z-2000Z, W4BKM, Macon, GA. Macon Amateur Radio Club. 14.240 7.225. Certificate. Macon Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 4862, Macon, GA 31208. www.w4bkm.org

  • 04/13/2019 | 16th Annual Bayou Teche Black Bear Festival

    Apr 13, 1600Z-2100Z, W5BMC, Franklin, LA. Bayouland Emergency Amateur Radio Service. 14.280 14.260 7.280 7.260. Certificate. Jackie Price, 708 Front St., Morgan City, LA 70380.

  • 04/13/2019 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Doolittle Raid

    Apr 13, 1600Z-2300Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; PSK31 on 14.070. QSL. USS Midway (CV-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 04/20/2019 | San Jacinto Day Special Event

    Apr 20-Apr 21, 1500Z-2300Z, K5T, Nacogdoches, TX. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club. 14.265 14.074 14.035 7.215. QSL. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club, 167 CR 2093, Nacogdoches, TX 75965. All contacts will be confirmed via LoTW. QSL requests must include SASE. www.w5nac.com

  • 04/20/2019 | Vermontville, MI, 78th Maple Syrup Festival

    Apr 20-May 4, 0100Z-0100Z, WK8H, Vermontville, MI. Rev. Dr. Rodney L. Harmon. 446.200 MHZ PL 74.4 HZ 145.560 MHZ 147.080 MHZ PL 100 HZ IRLP NODE 4868 446.200 MHZ. QSL. Rev. Dr. Rodney L. Harmon, WK8H, 172 E. Second St., Vermontville, MI 49096. Enjoy the original Michigan Maple Syrup Festival on the Amateur Radio frequencies and IRLP node 4868. srharmon1974@sbcglobal.net

  • 04/20/2019 | Vermontville, MI, 78th Maple Syrup Festival

    Apr 20-May 4, 0100Z-0100Z, W8S, Vermontville, MI. Rev. Dr. Rodney L. Harmon. 446.200 MHz PL 74.4 HZ; 145.560 MHz; 147.080 MHz PL 100 HZ; IRLP Node 4868 446.200 MHZ. Certificate. Rev. Dr. Rodney L. Harmon, WK8H, 172 E. Second St., Vermontville, MI 49096. Enjoy the 78th original Michigan Vermontville Syrup Festival on the Amateur Radio Frequencies. srharmon1974@sbcglobal.net

  • 04/27/2019 | Fishing for Freedom

    Apr 27, 1100Z-2200Z, W4F, Powder Springs, GA. 5th District of Georgia, American Legion. 7.275. Certificate. W4F- Fishing for Freedom, American Legion Post 294, 3282 Florence Road, Powder Springs, GA 30127. Fishing for Freedom is an event sponsored by the 5th District of Georgia, American Legion. It is a day where we have camaraderie and fishing for our Wounded Veterans. georgiafishingforfreedom@gmail.com

  • 04/27/2019 | Operation From the Highest Point in Arkansas

    Apr 27, 1400Z-2200Z, K5M, Paris, AR. Razorback Contest Club. 14.250 14.040 7.200 7.040. QSL. Don Banta, 3407 Diana St., Springdale, AR 72764. k5db@cox.net

  • 05/11/2019 | Russell Cave National Monument 58th Anniversary

    May 11, 1500Z-2100Z, K4R, Bridgeport, AL. Jackson County Amateur Radio Club – K4SCO. 14.258 14.058 7.258 7.058. QSL. Brad Arnold, K4NHA, 207 Bingham St., Scottsboro, AL 35768. For full information and frequency/mode schedules, see https://www.qrz.com/db/K4R or https://jcar.us/russellcave

  • 05/11/2019 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Operation Frequent Wind

    May 11, 1600Z-2300Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; PSK31 on 14.070. QSL. USS Midway (CV-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N. Harbor Dr., San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 05/20/2019 | W7K Special Event – Redefinition of the Kelvin

    May 20, 0000Z-2359Z, W7K, American Fork, UT. K7FLK Fluke Lord Kelvin Amateur Radio Club. 3973.15 7273.15 14273.15; Echolink 762028. QSL. Frank Liebmann, 799 East Utah Valley Dr, American Fork, UT 84003. W7K celebrates the redefinition of the SI unit kelvin which will take place on May 20, 2019. This station will be operated from one of the most accurate temperature standards laboratories in the world in American Fork, Utah. Times of operation will be 00:00Z to 23:59Z. On 20 May 2019, the definition of the kelvin will be redefined. Historically, it has been defined as the triple-point of water being equal to 273.16 K. Starting May 20, the kelvin will be defined by assigning an exact numerical value to the Boltzmann constant. This redefinition will ensure a long-term stability and traceability of the unit for temperature by making it independent of any material substance. tinyurl.com/w7kelvin

  • 05/22/2019 | MEMORIAL DAY 2019

    May 22-May 28, 0000Z-0000Z, K1A, Cleburne, TX. CLUB KC5NX. 14.225 14.045 7.225 7.045. QSL. CLUB KC5NX, 9200 Summit Court West, Cleburne, TX 76033-82. Club KC5NX is back on the air to help remember those who have given their lives in the service of the of the Killed in Action. All QSLs, notes, letters answered. Special requests honored. An SASE would help us. Ours is a fine looking QSL! 73. club.kc5nx@gmail.com www.qrz.com/db/kc5nx

  • 06/01/2019 | Museum Ship Weekend

    Jun 1-Jun 5, 0000Z-0000Z, W5T, Cleburne, TX. Club KC5NX. 14.260 14.045 7.202 7.045. QSL. Club KC5NX, 9200 Summit Court West, Cleburne, TX 76033. Club KC5NX will operate as W5T during Museum Ship Weekend June 2nd and 3rd in honor of the USS Cleburne Attack Transport, APA 73, used during World War 2. Picture QSLs will be available for your QSL, or note and an SASE. club.kc5nx@gmail.com or www.qrz.com/db/kc5nx

  • 06/15/2019 | 78th Annual Convention of the National Speleological Society

    Jun 15-Jun 21, 1800Z-1800Z, K4C, Cookeville, TN. National Speleological Society. 14.285 7.195. QSL. Bill Frantz, AE6JV, 16345 Enlewood Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95032. www.nss2019.caves.org

  • 06/15/2019 | W8DXCC DX Convention

    Jun 15-Jun 16, 0000Z-2359Z, K8S, Owensville, OH. SouthWest OH DX Association. 14.245 14.074 7.245 3.535. Certificate & QSL. AJ8B – Bill, 8275 Cierra Way, Waynesville, OH 45068. This is the inaugural year for this DX Convention. We are using these call signs: K8S, K8W, K8O, K8H. A QSL for each and/or certificate for working all four. www.w8dxcc.com

  • 06/15/2019 | W8DXCC DX Convention

    Jun 15-Jun 16, 0000Z-2359Z, K8W, Waynesville, OH. SouthWest OH DX Association. 7.245 3.535 14.245 14.074. Certificate & QSL. AJ8B – Bill, 8275 Cierra Way, Waynesville, OH 45068. This is the inaugural year for this DX Convention. We are using these call signs: K8S, K8W, K8O, K8H. A QSL for each and/or certificate for working all four. www.w8dxcc.com

  • 06/15/2019 | W8DXCC DX Convention

    Jun 15-Jun 16, 0000Z-2359Z, K8H, Owensville, OH. SouthWest OH DX Association. 14.245 14.074 7.245 3.535. Certificate & QSL. AJ8B – Bill, 8275 Cierra Way, Waynesville, OH 45068. This is the inaugural year for this DX Convention. We are using these call signs: K8S, K8W, K8O, K8H. A QSL for each and/or certificate for working all four. www.w8dxcc.com

  • 06/15/2019 | W8DXCC DX Convention

    Jun 15-Jun 16, 0000Z-2359Z, K8O, Owensville, OH. SouthWest OH DX Association. 14.245 14.074 7.245 3.535. Certificate & QSL. AJ8B – Bill, 8275 Cierra Way, Waynesville, OH 45068. This is the inaugural year for this DX Convention. We are using these call signs: K8S, K8W, K8O, K8H. A QSL for each and/or certificate for working all four. www.w8dxcc.com

  • 06/16/2019 | Providence Radio Association Centennial Event 1919-2019 “W1C”

    Jun 16-Jun 30, 0000Z-2359Z, W1C, Newport, RI. Providence Radio Association W1OP. 14.250 7.250 3.850 7.025. QSL. Providence Radio Association W1OP, 1 Ludlow St, Johnston, RI 02919. June combination special event. W1OP has activated the current Beavertail State Park since 1975 when it was still in US Navy jurisdiction. Will also be operating W1C from our clubhouse, built in 1952. These are part of the year-long W1OP/100 Centennial calendar. http://www.qrz.com/db/w1op or www.w1op.com

  • 07/01/2019 | 13 Colonies Event, PA Station

    Jul 1-Jul 8, 1300Z-0400Z, K2M, New Kensington, PA. 13 Colonies Special Event. 14.260. Certificate. Skyview Radio Society, 2335 Turkey Ridge Rd., New Kensington, PA 15068. http://13colonies.net

  • 07/18/2019 | Apollo 11 Moon Landing 50th Anniversary

    Jul 18-Jul 21, 2300Z-2300Z, N5A, Springdale, AR. Razorback Contest Club. 14.250 14.040 7.200 7.040. QSL. Razorback Contest Club, 3407 Diana St., Springdale, AR 72764. www.qrz.com/db/ke5xx

  • 08/01/2019 | 100th Deschutes County Fair

    Aug 1-Aug 5, 2100Z-2300Z, W7D, Redmond, OR. High Desert Amateur Radio Group. 14.230 7.180 3.850 All PSK31 digital bands. Certificate & QSL. Max Vaughan, 1723 NE Lytle St, Bend, OR 97701. For more information email kf7max@arrl.net. www.hidarg.org