delara newsDelaware Amateur Radio Association, Delaware OH VOL 37 NUMBER 9
Meeting Forecast 2018
We have some excellent topics in the pipeline for 2018~ including the Terror Awareness session outlined on the front page this month. Some of these are not completely firmed up (those out 6 months or so) but we’re pretty confident. January: Terror awarenessFebruary: T33 island DxpeditionMarch: Our traditional Field Day plannerApril: Night at the movies! Our own Bob W8ERD’s “Wow Movie”May: Ohio SECJune: Field Day is here! July: Remote Station operation at the ARCAugust: Hamin’ it up in Jolly OldSeptember: Using the computer antenna modelsOctober: It’s MESHtober! November: Boat anchor swap and business meetingDecember: No meeting
35 years ago - September 1983
Plans are underway for the ham radio classes. The launch of Dr. Owen Garriott, W5LFL was anticipated on the Shuttle. (I actually heard his two meter reports! Sounded like he was in the front yard! -ed)
30 years ago - September 1988
The code /no-code debate was raging! Doc Sheller, KN8Z talked DX.
20 years ago - September 1998
Big tour of the new 911 center took place. There was also discussion about solar and wind energy.
10 years ago - September 2008
Jim Weaver, K8JE (SK) was a welcomed speaker. We communicated for the Delaware Horse Parade.