Fort Armstrong Wireless Association

Established April 1980

New County Simplex Frequency


Our Repeaters


145.410- 173.8 PL

70cm - 440

443.975+ 173.8 PL

FCC License Testing Dates

(location: Outdoor Discovery Center)





Next club meeting

Wednesday November 20th, 2019 at the Outdoor Discovery Center.

Schedule of Upcoming Events


New club officers will be elected at the November 20, 2019 meeting


Skywarn Recognition Day

December 7, 2019 from 0000z-2400z

Website link hasn't been updated for 2019 yet. Please keep checking here.


Winter Field Day

January 25-26 2020 We will be operating from the ODC (see map) as we have for the past couple of events.

ARRL Field Day results from June 2019 show K3QY as second in points for 5A Commercial stations. (See page 72 of the December QST )

Severe Weather/Rainfall Reporting Here

Handy Apps to download and use

mPING app

FEMA app

RadarNow app

Armstrong County Map

New Membership Application

Regular Nets

2M public service net Mondays @ 7:30pm (145.410 MHz)

Our Backup Repeater is 146.970 MHz (Thanks to N1RS)

2M SkyWarn Net as weather conditions require (145.410 MHz)

75M Net, last Monday of the month immediately following the 2M net on 3.983kHz

Western Pa. Phone Traffic Net daily 5:00 pm on 3.983 khz

Western Pa. DMR Net Wednesdays at 7:30pm DMR talkgroup 31422

Western area PEMA ACS/RACES Net Sunday mornings 9:00am on 3.990.5 khz

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