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Section News, October 11

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Section News, October 11

Western Pennsylvania Section News October 11, 2017 2017 WPA SET “Very Successful” Saturday, October 7th was the date for the 2017 SET. In the weeks leading up to the event, our WPA DECs and ECs finished all the preparation it takes to have a great exercise. At 9:00 am on Saturday, October 7th the WPA…

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Section News, September 18 2017

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Section News, September 18 2017

Western Pennsylvania Section News September 18, 2017 Near Space Balloon Launch – September 20, Noon to Recovery From Cory W3CDG: “We will be using my call W3CDG-11 for the launch. Plan is to have APRS, pressure, temperature, and position data sent. The computer will also record flight data and take pictures as it goes. That will be…

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South-2 District Meeting Handouts

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Here is the file containing the Meeting Handouts 2017 South-2 District Meeting Handouts

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South-1 District Meeting – Washington Hamfest

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South-1 District Meeting – Washington Hamfest <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

The South-1 District Meeting is scheduled for Sunday November 5 from noon to 4 pm at the WACOM Hamfest at the Washington County Fairgrounds. 12:00– Sign-in and Seating 12:15 — Greeting, ARRL Briefing and WPA News – Joe Shupienis W3BC, WPA Section Manager and Juan Manfredi NA0B, Assistant Section Manager 12:30 — Public Service and…

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North-2 District Meeting – Du Bois

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North-2 District Meeting – Du Bois <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Saturday October 28, Penn State DuBois Campus, Hiller Auditorium The North-2 District Meeting is scheduled for Saturday, October 28 from 12:00 noon to 4 pm at the Penn State DuBois Campus in the Hiller Building Auditorium. 12:00 — Sign-in and Seating 12:15 — Greeting, ARRL Briefing and WPA News – Joe Shupienis W3BC 12:30 — Public…

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Skyview Radio Society Swapfest – New Kensington

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Skyview Radio Society Swapfest – New Kensington <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

HAMFEST/CONVENTION 08/27/2017 Start Date: 08/27/2017 End Date: 08/27/2017 Location: Skyview Radio Society Club Grounds 2335 Turkey Ridge Road New Kensington, PA 15068 Website: http://www.skyviewradio.net Sponsor: Skyview Radio Society Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 146.64- (PL 131.8) Public Contact: John Cancro , NK3P 3525 Milligantown Road New Kensington, PA 15068 Phone: 724-339-4945 Email: jpc2@psu.edu

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Section News, August 1 2017

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Section News, August 1 2017

Western Pennsylvania Section News August 1, 2017  Hamfest Season Is Here It is now the middle of the Hamfest Season. Take some time to get out and show your support for at least one local hamfest this year. Our section staff has been to several very good ones this year, and the turnout is very…

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Section News – July 14, 2017

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Section News – July 14, 2017

    Western Pennsylvania Section News July 14, 2017     Hamfest Season Is Here It is now the middle of the Hamfest Season. Take some time to get out and show your support of at least one local hamfest this year. Our section staff has been to several very good ones this year, and…

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Uniontown GABFEST – 09/02/2017

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Uniontown GABFEST – 09/02/2017 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

MStart Date: 09/02/2017 End Date: 09/02/2017 Location: Radio Club Grounds 433 Pittsburgh Road Uniontown, PA 15401 Website: http://www.w3pie.org/gabfest.htm Sponsor: Uniontown Amateur Radio Club (W3PIE) Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 147.045+ (PL 131.8) Public Contact: Tony Alviar , KA3VOR 450 Grover Road Ohiopyle, PA 15470 Phone: 724-430-1277 Email: talviar@fcema.org

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Happy 91st Birthday WPA

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Happy 91st Birthday WPA

Happy 91st Birthday to our WPA Section! On July 1, 1926 The ARRL Western Pennsylvania Section officially came into being. One of the first four ARRL Sections to complete elections, our Western Pennsylvania Section has the honor of being the first section to be named in the July 1926 QST article Changing Over, found on page 47. The First Section…

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