2018 Special Events

  • 11/01/2011 | HB9STEVE Remembering Steve Jobs

    Nov 1-Jan 1, 0000Z-0000Z, HB9STEVE, Lugano, SWITZERLAND. HB9ON Radio Group. All HF frequencies. QSL. HB9STEVE, c/o Fulvio Galli, In Piancamara, Origlio 6945, SWITZERLAND. www.qrz.com/db/hb9steve

  • 09/10/2016 | Canadian Forces Elgin Regiment 150th Anniversary

    Sep 10-Sep 30, 1200Z-2359Z, CF31CER, St Thomas, ON. Elgin Amateur Radio Society. 28.300 21.150 18.110 14.112 7.125 3.600. Certificate. PDF via, e-mail , cf31cer@gmail.com, CANADA. 24-hour operation Sep 10-11, 1200Z-1200Z; random operation through the rest of the month. Certificate available by e-mail only; include contact number and e-mail. https://elginradio.wordpress.com

  • 05/15/2017 | Vermont Parks on the Air

    May 15-Jun 1, 1200Z-1200Z, Various calls, various cities, VT. Radio Amateurs of Northern Vermont and Vermont Parks Department. 14.244 7.244. QSL. QSL to, station, worked. https://www.facebook.com/groups/292829457810746

  • 06/30/2017 | Granite Mountain Hotshots Memorial

    Jun 30-Jan 1, 1500Z-0000Z, N7GMH, Yarnell, AZ. Yavapai Amateur Radio Club. 21.319 14.319 7.219. Certificate. Don Bauer, 7150 E. Acre Way, Prescott Valley, AZ 86315. Remembering the 19 members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots team who died fighting a wildland fire in Yarnell, AZ June 30. 2013 w7yrc.org

  • 08/15/2017 | 90 Year Anniversary of Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer (EDR)

    Jan 1-Dec 31, 0000Z-2359Z, OX90EDR, Odense, DENMARK. Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer. All bands, including WARC bands, all modes; on JT modes, OZ7D will be used. . Certificate. please see, website for QSL, information, DENMARK. Participating call signs: OZ90EDR/OX90EDR/5P90EDR operating throughout 2017. Special operating event with OZ90HQ and OV90EDR on August 15 and, OZ90HQ August 19 for a special certificate. Please see website for QSL information. www.oz90edr.dk

  • 08/15/2017 | 90 Year Anniversary of Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer (EDR)

    Jan 1-Dec 31, 0000Z-2359Z, OZ90EDR, Odense, DENMARK. Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer. All bands, including WARC bands, all modes . Certificate. please see, See website for QSL, information, DENMARK. Participating call signs: OZ90EDR/OX90EDR/5P90EDR operating throughout 2017. Special operating event with OZ90HQ and OV90EDR on August 15 and, OZ90HQ August 19 for a special certificate. Please see website for QSL information. www.oz90edr.dk

  • 08/15/2017 | 90 Year Anniversary of Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer (EDR)

    Jan 1-Dec 31, 0000Z-2359Z, 5P90EDR, Odense, DENMARK. Experimenterende Danske Radioamatoerer. All bands, including WARC bands, all modes; on JT modes, OZ7D will be used. . Certificate. please see, website for QSL, information, DENMARK. Participating call signs: OZ90EDR/OX90EDR/5P90EDR operating throughout 2017. Special operating event with OZ90HQ and OV90EDR on August 15 and, OZ90HQ August 19 for a special certificate. Please see website for QSL information. www.oz90edr.dk

  • 12/02/2017 | 50-Year Anniversary of the Founding of Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermillab)

    Dec 2-Dec 16, 0000Z-2359Z, W9F, Batavia, IL. Fermi Amateur Radio Club, WB9IKJ. 14.260 14.340 7.275 7.250. QSL. Fermi Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 500 MS #109, Batavia, IL 60510. W9F, operating on all modes and frequencies daily. Special event station in honor of the 50th anniversary of Fermilab—the United States preeminent particle physics laboratory. Commemorative QSL card. Send QSL requests to KD9IG@arrl.net. Times are daily.

  • 12/02/2017 | W2W – Pearl Harbor Commemoration

    Dec 2-Dec 10, 1300Z-2200Z, W2W, Baltimore, MD. The Amateur Radio Club of the National Electronics Museum (K3NEM). 14.241 14.041 7.241 7.041. Certificate & QSL. W2W Special Event Station, Box 1693, MS 4015, Baltimore, MD 21203. Primary operation will be Dec 2-Dec 3 with additional operation possible Dec 3-Dec 10, 2017. Times are daily. ww-2.us

  • 12/03/2017 | Remembrance of Pearl Harbor

    Dec 3-Dec 10, 0000Z-0000Z, W5W, Cleburne, TX. Club KC5NX. 14.045 7.045 14.213 7.229. Certificate. Club KC5NX, 9200 Summit Court West, Cleburne, TX 76033.

  • 12/10/2017 | USS Little Rock (LCS-9) Commissioning Special Event

    Dec 10-Dec 16, 1500Z-2000Z, W2PE, North Tonawanda, NY. Radio Association of Western New York. 7.250 14.070 14.280. QSL. Aaron Heverin, 273 Homestead Drive, North Tonawanda, NY 14120. In honor of the commissioning of the US Navy’s newest vessel, LCS-9 (USS Little Rock), which will take place on December 16 2017 in Buffalo New York, RAWNY will conduct a special event honoring USS Little Rock as it is commissioned alongside its namesake, the original USS Little Rock, CLG-4. Not in 240 years has such a commissioning taken place and RAWNY is honored to have it’s club station, W2PE, on board the original USS Little Rock. W2PE will be on the air all week from 1500 to 2000 UTC (weather permitting) with the final event taking place during the commissioning ceremony on December 16. A special QSL/Certificate will be available. www.w2pe.com

  • 12/11/2017 | NASA On The Air – Apollo 17 anniversary

    Dec 11-Dec 14, 0000Z-2359Z, NN4SA, etc, Huntsville, AL. NASA Amateur Radio Clubs. 14.305 various. QSL. Address at QRZ.COM for appropriate callsign, NN4SA only is c/o Don Hediger ES32, Huntsville, AL 35812. Beginning of year long event where 12 clubs at NASA centers and facilities will be operating special events, contests, and casual contacts. Participating calls of of this date: NA6MF; NA6SA; W6VIO; NA1SS; W5RRR; NN4SA; N1KSC; KG4NJA; W4NAN; W4WFF, and NA8A. See URL for complete list of clubs and call signs which will be active and further details of the year-long event which ends in Dec. 2018. We will be self-spotting on the DX clusters and using multiple bands and modes. QSL info available at each call’s QRZ.COM page. nasaontheair.wordpress.com

  • 12/14/2017 | Anniversary of Dreamliner First Flight

    Dec 14-Dec 18, 0000Z-2359Z, W7D, Seattle, WA. L Greg Magone. 146.52 14.275 14.250. Certificate & QSL. L Greg Magone, 27492 254th PL SE, Maple Valley, WA 98038. This is the December special event station that is part of the 2017 KB7QPS Air, Space, and Technology operating event. airspacetechnology.webs.com

  • 12/15/2017 | 50th Anniversary of the Silver Bridge Collapse

    Dec 15-Dec 17, 1000Z-2359Z, N8S, Point Pleasant, WV. Point Pleasant Silver Bridge Special Event Group. 3.850 7.250 14.300. QSL. G. Hodges, 6195 Sand Hill Road, Point Pleasant, WV 25550.

  • 12/16/2017 | Christmas in Bethlehem

    Dec 16-Dec 23, 1500Z-2359Z, KC5OUR, Belen, NM. Valencia County ARA. 7.183 MHz 14.283 MHz 21.283 MHz 28.283 MHz. QSL. KC5OUR, P.O. Box 268, Belen, NM 87002. Celebrating the Christmas season from Bethlehem, New Mexico. kc5our@arrl.net

  • 12/16/2017 | WX3MAS

    Dec 16-Dec 17, 1400Z-2200Z, WX3MAS, Nazareth, PA. Christmas City Amateur Radio Club and the Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club. 28.465 14.265 7.270 3.850. Certificate. WX3MAS, Greystone Building, 14 Gracedale Ave, Nazareth, PA 18064. CW and PSK31 on 20 and 40 meters; possible 10 and 15 meters depending on conditions. Did you contact WX3MAS? Send a QSL and 9×12 SASE for colorful commemorative certificate. Event runs 1400-2200 Z each day www.dlarc.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversary

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, N4P & Others, primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US.PVRC.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversay

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, W3AU & others, Primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US. pvrc.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversay

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, N4R & others, Primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US.pvrc.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversay

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, N4C & others, Primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US.pvrc.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversay

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, N4V & others, Primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US.pvrc.org

  • 12/24/2017 | PVRC 70th Anniversay

    Dec 24-Jan 1, 1700Z-2359Z, W3GRF & more, Primarily Mid-Atlantic States. Potomac Valley Radio Club. 14.247 14.047 7.247 7.047 3.847 3.547; others as available. QSL. Ulis Fleming, K3LU, 980 Patuxent Rd, Odenton, MD 21113. PVRC celebrates 70 years with 6 call signs on during the end of December 2017. N4P, N4V, N4R, N4C and founder’s call signs W3AU and W3GRF will be active on CW, Phone and digital modes from PVRC member stations. The 6 available QSLs form a single image…so work ’em all! QSL all 6 calls to K3LU, SASE for US and $2 outside US. pvrc.org

  • 12/26/2017 | Battle of Trenton

    Dec 26, 1400Z-2200Z, W2T, Trenton, NJ. Delaware Valley Radio Association. 14.250 7.250. Certificate & QSL. DVRA – W2T, PO Box 7024, Trenton, NJ 08628. Anniversary of the Battle of Trenton. QSL Card for SASE. If you also work the W2P for the Battle of Princeton on January 3, you can get a certificate of Commission in the Continental Army Signal Corps. See DVRA Website for details. www.w2zq.com

  • 12/31/2017 | Ham Radio University 2018

    Dec 31-Jan 6, 0001Z-2359Z, W2HRU, Greenvale, NY. Ham Radio University. 7.273 14.273 21.273. QSL. QSL via W2 QSL Bureau, eQSL, LoTW or direct with SASE to, Phil Lewis, 22 Belle Terre West, Lindenhurst, NY 11757. www.hamradiouniversity.org

  • 01/01/2018 | 50th Anniversary of Tuskar Rock Air Tragedy

    Jan 1-Mar 31, 0000Z-2359Z, EI50AOM, Baltimore, Co. Cork, IRELAND. EI2KA. 21.317 18.127 14.217 7.127. QSL. Tim McKnight, EI2KA, Gortadrohid, Ringarogy Island, Baltimore, Co. Cork, IRELAND. https://www.qrz.com/db/ei50aom

  • 01/02/2018 | 12th Annual Straight Key CW Event

    Jan 2-Jan 31, 0000Z-2359Z, K3Y, Ellicot City, MI. SKCC – Straight Key Century Club. 3.550 7.055 14.050 21.050. Certificate & QSL. SKCC c/o Jeremy Downard – KD8VSQ, 511 W. Pottawatamie St., Tecumseh, MI 49286. K3Y/0 thru 9 plus /KH6, /KL7, /KP4 and associated DX in six WAC areas operating straight key, bugs and cootie keys. QSL card confirms one QSO per area, up to 19 for all-area sweep. See URL for schedules, map, stats, etc. www.skccgroup.com/k3y

  • 01/03/2018 | Battle of Princeton

    Jan 3, 1400Z-2200Z, W2P, Trenton, NJ. Delaware Valley Radio Association. 14.250 7.250. Certificate & QSL. DVRA – W2P, PO Box 7024, Trenton, NJ 08628. Anniversary of the Battle of Princeton. QSL Card for SASE. If you also work the W2T for the Battle of Trenton on December 26, you can get a certificate of Commission in the Continental Army Signal Corps. See DVRA Website for details. www.w2zq.com

  • 01/06/2018 | Tom Mix Cowboy Memorial

    Jan 6, 1600Z-2300Z, K7T, Tucson, AZ. Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.040 7.200 7.040; PSK31 on X.070. Certificate. Oro Valley ARC, via email only, hfsig@tucsosnhamradio.org for PDF. No paper QSLs, please. Email hfsig@tucsosnhamradio.org for PDF certificate. tucsonhamradio.org

  • 01/10/2018 | Lake Havasu City 8th Annual Balloon Festival

    Jan 18-Jan 22, 0000Z-0000Z, K7B, Lake Havasu City, AZ. London Bridge Amateur Radio Association. 3.900 7.255 14.255 18.145. Certificate. Garry F. Fisher, 1850 Rainbow Ave S, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403. All stations contacting the Special Event Station may purchase a colored certificate 8 1/2 by 11 suitable for framing. NOTE: DATES CHANGED (was jan 10-17; now jan 18-22) k9wzb1@gmail.com

  • 01/13/2018 | Orange Country Amateur Radio Club, W5ND, 70th Anniversary with ARRL

    Jan 13-Jan 14, 1600Z-0400Z, W5ND, Orange, TX. Orange Amateur Radio Club. 51.160 14.260 7.260 3.860. QSL. Orange Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 232, Orange, TX 77632. Special event station set up in newly restored Orange S.P. Train Depot, in Orange Texas. www.qsl.net/w5nd

  • 01/13/2018 | R. L. Drake 75th Anniversary

    Jan 13-Jan 21, 0000Z-2359Z, W2D, Brooklyn, NY. KB2FMH. 18.135 14.250 7.180 3.805. Certificate & QSL. James Gallo, 149 Marine Avenue, 6F, Brooklyn, NY 11209.

  • 01/13/2018 | State of Florida Constitution Convention Commemorative Special Event

    Jan 13, 1400Z-2020Z, W4FFC, Port Saint Joe, FL. Gulf Amateur Radio Society. 7.177 Mhz 14.275 Mhz 21.275 Mhz 14.075 (digital); 28.375 Mhz . QSL. Norm Bixler, K4NEB, 2003 Cypress Ave, Port Saint Joe, FL 32456. All stations desiring a QSL Card, please send your card and a #10 size SASE(self addressed self stamped) envelope. No small envelopes, please.

  • 01/13/2018 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Desert Storm Kickoff

    Jan 13, 1700Z-2359Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; PSK31 on 14.070; D-STAR on REF001C. QSL. USS Midway (CV-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 02/01/2018 | JY1 Memorial Special Event

    Feb 1-Feb 28, 0000Z-2359Z, N9SES, Lake Station, IN. Arab QRZ International. 14.250 14.025 7.185 7.025. QSL. Ayman J. Azar, 8261 Decatur St, Lake Station, IN 46405. Look For World Wide Participating Stations, Some Call Signs As Follow: 7X5TV, OD5NJ,OD5YY,4X6TT,SU1HZ,KK4OW, KK4OK, KA2HTV & N9SES www.arabqrz.com/jy

  • 02/03/2018 | 170th Anniversary – Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo

    Feb 3, 1600Z-2300Z, K7T, Tucson, AZ. Oro Valley Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.070 7.200 7.070. Certificate. Oro Valley ARC, via e-mail only to, hfsig@tucsosnhamradio.org, for PDF, AZ 85718. No paper QSLs, please. Email hfsig@tucsosnhamradio.org for PDF certificate. www.tucsonhamradio.org

  • 02/03/2018 | 3rd Annual Cabin Fever Special Event

    Feb 3, 1700Z-2300Z, K8PRC, Louisville, OH. Pedestrian Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.050 7.250 7.050. Certificate & QSL. K8PRC, 1661 Manor Ave NW, Canton, OH 44708. www.qrz.com/db/k8prc

  • 02/03/2018 | Space Shuttle Columbia Special Event

    Feb 3-Feb 4, 1500Z-2200Z, K5C, Nacogdoches, TX. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club. 21.350 14.270 7.220. QSL. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club, 167 CR 2093, Nacogdoches, TX 75965. All contacts will be confirmed via LOTW. Special QSL card available for SASE. w5nac.com

  • 02/04/2018 | 90th Anniversary of Wabash Valley Amateur Radio Association (WVARA) formation as a club

    Feb 4-Feb 17, 1500Z-0400Z, W9U, Terre Haute, IN. Wabash Valley Amateur Radio Association (WVARA). 14.250 +- 7.250 +- 3.885 +-. Certificate. Wabash Valley Amateur Radio Assoc. Inc., c/o W9U, P.O. Box 10081, Terre Haute, IN 47801.

  • 02/10/2018 | O.M.I.S.S. QSO Party

    Feb 10-Feb 11, 1500Z-1500Z, W1O, East Berlin, PA. WO4L. 18.155 14.265 7.185 3.830. QSL. Robert J Hess, 74 Curtis Dr, East Berlin, PA 17316. All QSLs go to home call WO4L or eQSL (W1O), not to O.M.I.S.S. BURO unless it’s contact is on a regular net.

  • 02/10/2018 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Mt Surabachi Flag Raising

    Feb 10, 1700Z-2359Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; PSK31 on 14.070; D-STAR on REF001C. QSL. USS Midway (Cv-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 02/14/2018 | 2018 Daytona 500 – Speedweeks

    Feb 14-Feb 18, 0001Z-2359Z, N4DAB, Daytona Beach, FL. Daytona Beach CERT Amateur Radio Club. 14.265 14.070. Certificate & QSL. Daytona Beach CERT ARC, c/o Steve Szabo WB4OMM, 536 Central Park Blvd, Ponce Inlet, FL 32127. 60th DAYTONA 500 – SPEEDWEEKS 2018 Daytona Beach CERT ART Special Event Station – N4DAB February 14th – February 18th, 2018 Our Fifth Year! Coordinator: Steve Szabo WB4OMM, Port Orange, FL. QSL card and Commemorative Certificate available. For more information, contact Steve WB4OMM at: wb4omm@arrl.org www.daytonacert.net/?page_id=437

  • 02/16/2018 | ChathamRadio/WCC Transmitter Site 70th Anniversary Celebration

    Feb 16-Feb 18, 1200Z-2100Z, WA1WCC, Chatham, MA. WCC Amateur Radio Association. 14.262 14.042 7.042 3.532. QSL. WCC ARA, P.O. Box 1528, West Chatham, MA 02669. www.wccara.com

  • 02/17/2018 | 14th Annual “Freeze Your Keys” day

    Feb 17, 1400Z-2200Z, W0EBB, Leavenworth, KS. Kickapoo QRP ARC. 14.058 14.325 7.035 7.240. QSL. Gary Auchard, 34058 167th Street, Leavenworth, KS 66048. Other bands possible if open. w0ebb@juno.com

  • 02/17/2018 | George Washington Birthday

    Feb 17-Feb 18, 1400Z-1800Z, K4US, Alexandria, VA. Mt. Vernon Amateur Radio Club. 14.260 7.040. QSL. MVARC, P.O. Box 7234, Alexandria, VA 22307. Held in the Mt. Vernon Estate Green House. www.mvarc.org

  • 02/17/2018 | Ice Station W0JH: Frozen Lake Portable

    Feb 17-Feb 19, 1600Z-2345Z, W0JH, Stillwater, MN. Stillwater Amateur Radio Association; Stillwater, MN & Radio City; Mounds View, MN. 21.360 14.260 7.260 3.860. Certificate. Shel Mann , 1618 Pine St. W., Stillwater, MN 55082. Certificates will ONLY be sent via e-mail in PDF format. (Send requests to: IceStationW0JH2018@radioham.org). W0JH is operating portable from a frozen lake in Washington County, MN (Grid Square EN34). Other Info: http://www.radioham.org & http://www.radioinc.com www.radioham.org

  • 02/17/2018 | SES H L Hunley Commemorative Station N4HLH

    Feb 17, 1400Z-2000Z, N4HLH, North Charleston, SC. Trident Amateur Radio Club. SSB: 28.462 14.262 7.262; CW 7.117 SSB. Certificate & QSL. Brian Freedman W4BFZ, PO Box 60732, North Charleston, SC 29419. Certificate is $5 and SASE 9X12 envelope. For QSL send card and SASE, International QSL add $2 USD. tridenthams.org/hunley.htm

  • 02/24/2018 | Hastings Naval Depot 75th Anniversary

    Feb 24, 1500Z-2100Z, W0WWV, Wood River, NE. ARAN. 14.250 7.150. QSL. Michael Matthews KD0QEO, 13330 W Warren, Wood River, NE 68883. The Naval Ammunition Depot is 75 years old February 2018. The Depot produced 40% of all naval munitions for the Second World War and for the Korean War. kd0qeo@gmail.com

  • 02/28/2018 | Snow Bird Field Day

    Feb 28, 1400Z-2300Z, W7ASL, Mesa, AZ. Sunlife & Venture Out Ham Radio Clubs. SSB 28.490 24.980 21,440 18.158 14,340 7.295; PSK31 & FT-8 on 20-30-40M; Echolink W7ASL-L; 145.575 Simplex. QSL. Sunlife ARC, 739 N 63rd Pl., Mesa, AZ 85205. www.sunlifearc.org

  • 03/10/2018 | USS Midway Museum Ship Special Event: Launching of USS Midway

    Mar 10, 1700Z-2300Z, NI6IW, San Diego, CA. USS Midway (CV-41) Museum Ship. 14.320 7.250; 14.070 (PSK31); D-STAR on REF001C. QSL. USS Midway (CV-41) COMEDTRA, 910 N Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.

  • 03/17/2018 | Cherry Blossom Festival

    Mar 17, 1400Z-2000Z, W4BKM, Macon, GA. Macon Amateur Radio Club. 14.240 7.225 145.37. Certificate. Macon Amateur Radio Club, P.O. Box 4862, Macon, GA 31208. www.w4bkm.org

  • 03/24/2018 | Battle of Horseshoe Bend

    Mar 24, 1500Z-2300Z, N4H, Alexander City, AL. Lake Martin Amateur Radio Club. 14.200 7.250. Certificate & QSL. Michael Courtney, 96 Alabama Drive, Alexander City, AL 35010. Battle of Horseshoe Bend Special Event, N4H. celebrates the 203rd anniversary of the historical battle between Andrew Jackson’s forces and the Creek Indian nation on the Tallapoosa River. SSB operations on 20 and 40 meters is planned on March 24, 2018 from 9:00 to 4:00 CST (1500Z to 2300Z). QSL cards/ certificates will be available by SASE to 96 Alabama Drive, Alexander City, Alabama 35010. KK4AUP@arrl.net

  • 03/27/2018 | The Buckingham Army Airfield

    Mar 27-Mar 29, 1400Z-2100Z, W4LX, Fort Myers, FL. Fort Myers Amateur Radio Club. 14.240 21.240 2m FM 40m. Certificate & QSL. W4LX, PO Box 061183, Fort Myers, FL 33906. 9AM to 4PM local time. www.fmarc.net

  • 04/05/2018 | 70th Anniversary of the Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club, Winchester, VA

    Apr 5-Apr 14, 1200Z-2359Z, W4RKC, Winchester, VA. Shenandoah Valley Amateur Radio Club. 14.250 14.080 14.040. QSL. W4RKC Special Event, PO Box 2273, Winchester, VA 22604. By members of the SVARC from the Club House in Winchester, VA shenvalarc.org

  • 04/21/2018 | San Jacinto Day Special Event

    Apr 21-Apr 22, 1400Z-2100Z, K5T, Nacogdoches, TX. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club. 21.350 14.270 7.220. QSL. Nacogdoches Amateur Radio Club, 167 CR 2093, Nacogdoches, TX 75965. All contacts will be confirmed via LOTW. Special QSL card available for SASE. w5nac.com

  • 04/28/2018 | Honoring the Birthday of the Boy Scouts of America

    Apr 28, 1000Z-1500Z, W1BSA, Fall River, MA. USNR NE1PL. 7,259. QSL. USNR c/o Rick Emord, 135 Wareham St, Middleboro, MA 02346. This will be our fourth year transmitting in honor of the birthday of the Boy Scouts Of America from the ward room of the USS Massachusetts. Scouts camp over night on the ship and we try to involve as many as we can.

  • 07/01/2018 | 13 Colonies

    Jul 1-Jul 7, 1300Z-0400Z, KI4TYK, Cedar Bluff, VA. KU2US. 7.213. Certificate & QSL. Dan Starling, 2262 Bandy Rd., Cedar Bluff, VA 24609. 13 Colonies Celebrate our Independence.

  • 07/07/2018 | Commemoration of 1845 Maryland Slave Rebellion

    Jul 7, 1800Z-2359Z, N3APS, Orinda, CA. Expatriate Marylanders Radio Club. 50.150 28.325 14.325 7.290. QSL. Expatriate Marylanders Radio Club, P.O. Box 617, Orinda, CA 94563.

  • 07/28/2018 | 77th Annual Convention of the National Speleological Society

    Jul 28-Aug 4, 1800Z-1800Z, K7V, Helena, MT. National Speleological Society. 14.285 7.195. QSL. Bill AE6JV, 16345 Englewood Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95032. Sat Jul 28 1800-0200Z Sun 1500-0200Z; as available rest of the week. nss2018.caves.org

  • 08/01/2018 | 145TH Anniversary of the Cable Car in San Francisco

    Aug 1-Aug 8, 0000Z-2359Z, N6C, Healdsburg, CA. William Pattullo. 21.265 14.265 7.265 3.815. QSL. N6C – Will Pattullo, 161 Presidential Cir., Healdsburg, CA 95448. August 2, 1873, Andrew S. Hallidie tested his first cable car system near the top of Nob Hill at Clay and Jones streets, San Francisco. N6C is the special event call sign to commemorate this historic San Francisco landmark anniversary. https://www.qrz.com/db/AE6YB

  • 08/17/2018 | 151st Annual Marshfield Fair

    Aug 17-Aug 26, 1600Z-0059Z, NN1MF, Marshfield, MA. Whitman Amateur Radio Club. 18.160 14.260 7.260 3.860; EchoLink: WA1NPO-R, IRLP: 8691. Certificate & QSL. Whitman ARC, PO Box 48, Whitman, MA 02382. Times are daily. www.wa1npo.org