Fort Armstrong Wireless Association
Established April 1980

(NPOTA Dec 2016)

Next Meeting
April 26th

Our Repeaters

2-meter  
145.410  (144.810 input)
173.8 PL

70cm - 440 
443.975 (448.975 input)

The repeater is located at the Armstrong County EOC.  This repeater is part of our portable emergency setup.  During special events and emergencies where our communications trailer is relocated the repeater is also moved.





Special Nets
These nets happen on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month after the normal Monday net. Estimated time is 8:30pm 


10 April 2017
PSK31 Net
28.250

24 April 2017
75 meter simplex
3.983



Armstrong County ARES / RACES net

Monday 8:00 PM 145.410 Mhz
Backup repeater 146.970 - PL 131.8

FAWA CW learning net
Monday 9:00 PM   3.570 MHz

Western PA traffic net 
Daily at 6:00 PM 3.983 Mhz

Western PA section RACES/PEMA/ACS net 
Sunday 9:00 AM 3.990.5 Mhz

Armstrong County Simplex frequency 
145.590 MHz




Announcements

April 26th meeting - guest speaker Dave Wellman WX3E (western area PEMA/ACS Section Chief) will be speaking about the PEMA/ACS 
network and the Erie County ARES/RACES and organized emergency communications.  All members are encouraged to please attend.

Field Day 2017
We are currently reviewing several locations for our 2017 field day.  If you have a location in mind please talk to us at the next meeting in April.

PEMA Spring Weather Exercise
April 25/26 2017
More Information will follow




FCC Announcement

The FCC has opened an active investigation to the harmful interference.  Please STOP sending reports to the FCC website until further notice.  FCC assets have been, or will be, deployed to deal with the harmful interference.  

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