Fort Armstrong Wireless Association
Established April 1980

(NPOTA Dec 2016)

Next Meeting
March 22nd

Our Repeaters

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 Monday of the month after the normal Monday net. Estimated time is 8:30pm 

13 Mar 2017

27 Mar 2017
75 meter simplex

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


Sprint Simulated Emergency Test
April 1, 2017 09:30 to 12:00 Local Time
Please contact Steve, K3FAZ by March 20 if interested in participating either from home as a relay station or in the field as a mobile unit.  Those participating in the S.E.T. will need to be at the March club meeting at the EOC to pick up their exercise information packets.

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.  

Storm Map

Click on the calendar below to expand it to view all upcoming events for the year

Fort Armstrong Wireless Association

Sign up for the new Armstrong County Alert System now

Join the CoCoRaHS Weather Observer and Reporter program.

Join our Fort Armstrong Wireless SMS Text Alert system to receive important updates during emergency events or other club related activities.  Click HERE to join.

Current conditions