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Field Day 2016

posted Jun 16, 2016, 4:56 PM by Jeremy Betz   [ updated Jun 20, 2016, 9:55 AM ]
On Saturday June 25th from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. the Woodmont Amateur Radio Association will participate in the annual ARRL Field Day. The club will set up various radios and antennas at the New Woodmont Borough Hall, 128 Kings Hwy, Milford, CT 06460The public is invited to come down and see what Amateur Radio is all about on  and to go on the air and potentially talk to hams around the world.

Field Day is a national on-the-air event held annually in the US and Canada by Amateur Radio Operators, otherwise known as hams. More than 35,000 radio amateurs gather with their clubs, groups or friends to operate from remote locations. The event is part emergency drill, picnic, camp-out and contest.