FD 2022 and VE Session

When:
June 25, 2022 @ 12:00 pm – June 26, 2022 @ 1:00 pm
2022-06-25T12:00:00-04:00
2022-06-26T13:00:00-04:00
Where:
Shawnee Valley Fire Dept Picnic Area
1059 Mill Rd
Schellsburg, PA 15559
USA
Cost:
Free

ARRL Field Day and VE Session

 

ARRL Field DayARRL Field Day is the most popular on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada. On the fourth weekend of June, more than 35,000 radio amateurs gather with their clubs, groups or simply with friends to operate from remote locations.

Join BCARS this June on Saturday the 25th at 1PM through Sunday the 26th at Shawnee Valley Fire Department Picnic Area in Schellsburg, PA. For 24 hours, Licensed amateurs will be demonstrating amateur radio operation, using emergency power, and field expedient antenna design. Visitors will be given an opportunity to get on the air and make contacts (Get On the Air).

 

Using Mill Rd

Mill Rd Approach, past KC3HKZ’s house.

Rt 96 Approach

Rt 96 Approach

For individuals wishing to get their amateur radio license, BCARS will also be hosting an all day VE licensing session on Saturday. PLEASE REGISTER ON EXAMTOOLS. You will need your FCC Registration Number to take the exam. Our VE team will be on-hand to administer the exam anytime during the field day event. This session includes the three Amateur Radio license classes, TECHNICIAN, GENERAL, and AMATEUR EXTRA. There is no cost for the exam. If you are going for your amateur license, please bring a recent photo ID (example: school ID, US passport, driver’s license), or a current FCC license.

 

Please visit www.bcars.org for more information.