Skynet 12-22-18 Where is All the Water on Mars? & Constellation Orion (Part 1) 9PM CT


SKYNET!!!!  9PM CT – 10:30PM CT

Saturday’s Topic: “Where is All the Water on Mars?”  and “Tour of the Constellation Orion (Part 1)”

Net Control: Tom KE5ICX

Afterglow Movie 10:30PM: “The Man Who Fell to Earth” (1976)

2-Meter Repeater W5FC: 146.880MHz, PL 110.9, –

Echolink: W5FC-R, node 37247. Search “DARC Skynet” Search “DARC Skynet” Search “KE5ICX”

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Saturday’s DARC SkyNet is at 9PM CT.

Discussion topic of the evening.

Where’s All the Water on Mars? ( this week)

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Tech Net News 12-22-2018


Don’t forget that it’s time to pay your dues! For most (but not all) club members, dues are due on the 1st day of January. Check online and make sure you’re paid up.

And enjoy your Christmas Eve with your friends and family…there will be no Geek Net on Monday, Dec. 24th.

The contest calendar is pretty quiet this week, and the only notable news in the world of ham radio is that you’ll be able to hear Christmas carols from Antarctica (propagation permitting) at 17:00 Dallas time tomorrow.

UPDATE: Please see this post for more information about Winter Field Day, and sign up using the link from the right-hand portion of the page, or this link.

UPDATE: More information about Jeanne Socrates, VE0JS, is available from her QRZ page.

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