Fort Armstrong Wireless Association
Established April 1980
Moe McKendree WB3ING SK
(Moe, WB3ING, SK 9/30/2017)

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 and 4th Monday of the month after the normal Monday net. Estimated time is 8:30pm 

13 November 2017
2 meter simplex net (after regular net)


SKYWARN Recognition Day - Dec 2
There will be three operators working the radios (WX3 PIT) on Saturday from 8am-4pm for Skywarn recognition day.  Here is the web page with all of the contacts for us and offices that are participating across the country. 

Amateur Radio License Exam Session
Coming soon - if you're looking to upgrade your ticket.  Stay tuned!

ARRL Frequency Band Chart Revised
New band chart available here

Club Christmas Party - Jan 6
Garda's Restaurant, Ford City, 4pm

No club meeting for December
See you again at the Christmas party.

Winter Field Day - Jan 27-28
FAWA will be participating ... come have fun in the frost!  More Info...

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Storm Map

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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.

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