Panhandle Amateur Radio Club

Promoting Amateur Radio in the High Plains of Texas Through Education

About PARC


President: Mark Koster KG5NWE
Vice President/Programs: Aric Brown KI5BMX
Secretary: Melinda Koster KG5NWD
Treasurer: Adair Winter KD5DYP
Repeater Trustee: Dan McCabe WA8YYE
Van Chairman: David Rickets KC5VGW

Testing: Melinda Koster KG5NWD

Website: Melinda Koster KG5NWD

Board Members:

Rod Banister KI5KGC
John Fulton WA5WFE
Tim Pillsbury WB5BUL

FCC License Testing:

You must have an FRN from the FCC website before you come to test.

Contact Melinda Koster KG5NWD for current testing information.  Tests are usually offered after each monthly meeting.  Testing is offered through Laurel VEC.

The ARRL offers online study materials.  Many other websites/hams offer study guides for any license level and can be found on the internet or YouTube.  Order ARRL study guides through ARRL or Amazon.

Meeting Location

The Panhandle ARC meets the first Saturday of each month at 9:30 a.m. at 1900 Line Ave, Amarillo, TX, 79102. We cordially invite you to attend our informative, educational meetings.

Mailing Address:

PO BOX 10221, Amarillo, Tx 79116

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