Posts Tagged “Washington Co”

Western Pennsylvania Section News, Septmber 2018

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Western Pennsylvania Section News, Septmber 2018

ARRL Board Elects New CEO The ARRL Board of Directors has elected Howard E. Michel, WB2ITX, of Dartmouth, Massachusetts, to be ARRL’s new Chief Executive Officer. He will start on October 15. Michel (rhymes with “nickel”) is currently Chief Technology Officer at UBTECH Education, and Senior Vice President of UBTECH Robotics. Michel will succeed Barry…

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WPRC Chairman, Paul L. Plants W3PLP, SK

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WPRC Chairman, Paul L. Plants W3PLP, SK

It is with great sadness we report the passing of Paul Plants W3PLP, 66, of Washington, PA on Saturday, August 4, while recovering from major surgery. Paul was an Extra Class licensee, and was currently Chairman of the Western Pennsylvania Repeater Council. Several years ago, Paul was a candidate for WPA Section Manager. He was an active member and…

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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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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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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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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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Traffic Handling Class, March 18, Washington

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Traffic Handling Class, March 18, Washington <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

WACOM CLASS on traffic handling open class! ACS training at the WACOM radio room at the South Strabane V.F.D 1696 E. Maiden St Washington, Pa on Saturday March 18th at 10 AM. Topics will be traffic handling and net operations. Contact info BOB KITZELL KB3IN Kb3in@yahoo.com    

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WACOM 2017 Hamfest, Washington, November 5

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WACOM 2017 Hamfest, Washington, November 5 <span class="dashicons dashicons-calendar"></span> <span class="dashicons dashicons-location"></span>

WACOM 2017 HAMFEST HAMFEST/CONVENTION 11/05/2017Start Date: 11/05/2017 End Date: 11/05/2017 Location: Washington County Fairgounds 2151 North Main Street Washington, PA 15301 Website: http://www.wacomarc.org Sponsor: Washington Amateur Communications Inc. Type: ARRL Hamfest Talk-In: 147.679*147.39*145.25*147.285*147.315 (PL 131.8) Public Contact: Elmer Bud Plants , N3TIR 236 Chambers Ridge Road West Alexander, PA 15376 Phone: 724-350-6745 Email: bud@n3tir.com

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