Because of the world-wide Coronavirus pandemic the DARC will be utilizing Google Meet for our online/virtual meetings related to club activities. The first official club activity due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic will be the virtual BOD meeting on Apr 7, 2020 at 6pm central time. There will be additional virtual events later in Apr 2020 and in May 2020……..Continue reading
Due to COVID-19 and keeping everybody safe, The Lecture and Lab scheduled for March 28, 2020 (The DIY Calculator kit) will be canceled and rescheduled later this year. We still have the Geeky DIY Calculator kits, but will be building them another time.
Bill, N5BB reports:
Our Amateur Radio on the International Space Station contact is GO for Tue Feb 25 at approximately 11:34 – 11:44 CST local Texas time (17:34 UTC).
Celia Hays Elementary, Rockwall, Texas, direct via W5SO
The ISS callsign is presently scheduled to be NA1SS
The scheduled astronaut is Drew Morgan KI5AAA
Contact is go for: Tue 2020-02-25 17:35:18 UTC 31 deg
Watch for live stream at https://live.myvrspot.com/st?cid=NWM5N
Come join Winter Field Day 2020 fun – a tri-club event that includes the Dallas Amateur Radio Club, Metrocrest Amateur Radio Club and the Irving Amateur Radio Club. This is an open public invitation – you don’t even need to have a HAM Radio license or a call sign to participate . The tri-club event will be operating under the special event call sign K5T and operating as 3I NTX. Details below.Continue reading