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Parachute Mobile Mission 24 is set for August 14, 2016

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Parachute Mobile Mission 24 is set for August 14, 2016.

Make a contact with a skydiver and receive a one-of-a-kind QSL card.

WHERE:  We will be conducting our Mission from Bay Area Skydiving, Byron Airport, Byron, CA.

TIME:  We hope to have our first jump sometime between 9:30 and 10:30 A.M.

FREQUENCIES:  FM Jump QSO frequency will be 146.430 MHz simplex.

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Registration open for USA ARDF Championships

Registration open for USA ARDF Championships

Registrations are now being accepted for USA’s annual championships of on-foot transmitter hunting, which will take place during the week and weekend after Memorial Day. The site will be the forests near Mt. Laguna Village, about 45 miles east of San Diego.

Activities will get under way on Wednesday and Thursday, May 30 – 31, when an optional two-day “training camp” will take place. The official championships opening will take place on Friday, June 1 with practice and equipment testing sessions. The two-meter contest will take place on Saturday, June 2, after which all will gather for a banquet in the evening. Sunday’s schedule includes the 80-meter contest and an awards ceremony, timed to end in mid-afternoon to accommodate those who must hurry home.

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