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WPA Section Convention June 4 at Breezeshooters Hamfest!

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WPA Section Convention June 4 at Breezeshooters Hamfest! <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

BREAKING NEWS!!! The 2017 ARRL WPA Section Convention is taking place at the Breezeshooters Hamfest, Sunday, June 4th from 8:30 am – 11:30 am.   Your Western Pennsylvania Section is pleased to announce the 2017 Section Convention with ARRL speakers and programs. Get to meet and speak with your ARRL WPA Section staff, your Atlantic…

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License Exams – McKeesport Jun 13

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License Exams – McKeesport Jun 13 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

McKeesport PA 15132-7617 EXAM SESSION 06/13/2017Sponsor: Two Rivers ARC Date: Jun 13 2017 Time: 6:30 PM (No walk-ins) Contact: Michael A. Kowalcheck (412) 751-9657 Email: kv3l@trarc.net VEC: ARRL/VEC Location: McKeesport Area High School South Hall – Room 112 1960 Eden Park Blvd McKeesport PA 15132-7617

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License Exams – Ambridge June 8

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License Exams – Ambridge June 8 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Ambridge PA 15003-9999 EXAM SESSION 06/08/2017Sponsor: Beaver Valley ARA Date: Jun 08 2017 Time: 5:00 PM (Walk-ins allowed) Contact: Richard G. Soltesz (724) 847-0610 Email: rgsoltesz@verizon.net VEC: ARRL/VEC Location: Beaver County Emergency Operations Center 351 14th St Ambridge PA 15003-9999

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VE Exam – Latrobe May 23

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VE Exam – Latrobe May 23 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Latrobe PA 15650-2408 EXAM SESSION 05/23/2017Sponsor: Westmoreland Emergency ARS Date: May 23 2017 Time: 6:00 PM (Walk-ins allowed) Contact: Richard F. Kucera (724) 995-8654 Email: rfkucera@comcast.net VEC: ARRL/VEC Location: Unity Township Public Safety Bldg 177 Pleasant Unity Rd State Route 981 400 Kilo LN Latrobe PA 15650-2408

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Race For The Cure Support

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Race For The Cure Support

Allegheny County ARES operators support the 2017 Race For The Cure in Pittsburgh.  Race for the Cure 5.14.2017 L to R: K3WNY and WC3O NU3Q in the mobile

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Washington County Department of Public Safety mobile command center, Unit 92-2

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Washington County Department of Public Safety mobile command center, Unit 92-2

The first position at the door is a combined HF, VHF, UHF Amateur Radio position as well as Aircraft, Marine, Citizens Band and a VHF public safety channel. The Ham operator is also controlling those additional communications assets. The position computer has two Signal link interfaces to both HF and U/V stations as well a…

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Wings Over Pittsburgh Airshow

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Wings Over Pittsburgh Airshow

Allegheny County ARES Wings Over Pittsburgh Airshow 5.13.2017   Net Control: L to R  AB3ED Bob Timmins, EC W3YJ  Harry Bloomberg

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Section Manager’s Report – March 25, 2017

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Section Manager’s Report – March 25, 2017

SM Report for ARES Net 03/25/17 I would like to take this opportunity to thank our WPA Section Emergency Coordinator, Harry Bloomberg for 8 years of service as an ARES Section leader. Beginning as Assistant Section Emergency Coordinator in the spring of 2009, Harry led the section into the age of on-the-air data communications. He…

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WPA Section Digital Voice Radio Seminar

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WPA Section Digital Voice Radio Seminar <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

The fastest growing aspect of amateur radio on our VHF and UHF bands today has to be DV (Digital Voice) radio. While many hams are already active with one or more methodologies, some others are not. Whether you have some basic questions or would like clarification on some more advanced topics, there’s a WPA Section-Wide…

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Skywarn Class – March 15, Washington

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Skywarn Class – March 15, Washington <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

Sky warn class offers two in Washington Pa! Sky warn basic training: Washington county Dept. of public safety E O C 100 W. Beau St Level C Washington, Pa on Wednesday March 15th at 1 PM and again at 6 PM. I have included a link to Sky warn for classes to start soon please…

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