All area amateur radio operators and the interested public are invited to our Annual Field Day event – June 22nd through June 23rd.

Contact our Field Day Event Chairman, Ray Winter, W5RAW for more information at w5raw@arrl.net or 806.231.7182.  Please see below for more information on the schedule and volunteer opportunities.

Field Day Schedule

  • Friday, June 21st, 5:00 PM —– Set up
  • Saturday, June 22nd, 10:30 AM —– Set up continues
  • Saturday, June 22nd, 1800 UTC (1:00 PM) —– Operations begin
  • Saturday, June 22nd, 6:00 PM —– Dinner & Fellowship 
  • Sunday, June 23rd, apprx 8:00 AM —– Operators’ Breakfast
  • Sunday, June 23rd, 1759 UTC (12:59 PM) —– Operations end
  • Sunday, June 23rd, 1:00 PM —– Tear down 

Volunteers Still Needed For:

  • Band Captain
    • Coordinate radios and bands and modes.
    • If claiming 5 transmitters, you need 5 stations capable of operating at the same time – remember operating means sending & receiving
  • Message handling
    • 10 messages
    • Can use repeaters or FM local
  • Educational Activity lead and helpers
    • possibly a message handling seminar
  • W1AW Bulletin
    • 100 bonus pts for copying special Field Day bulletin transmitted by W1AW
    • Multiple stations copy to get full text.
    • Copy Field Day message, CW, Phone, PSK31 and MFSK16
    • Need several volunteers to get message copied fully and correctly
  • Operators for 75, 40, 20, 17, 15 and 10 meters
    • Want to try 17 meters this year
  • Generators
    • Have Raymond’s, Adair’s, Club’s and Van                   
    • Need at least 1 more