Posts belonging to Category Field Day

Radio Demo at Crockett Park

Ham Radio Demonstration
June 28th and 29th
2 pm Saturday to 2 pm Sunday.

Logan and Dylan make GOTA Contacts

Operate our guest Get-On-the-Air (GOTA) radio station.
We’ll help you make your first shortwave radio contacts.
See how hams “text” using shortwave.
Groups welcome – contact John to schedule – 341-4188.

Members of FARA invite you to see what Amateur Radio is all […]

Radio Demo at Crockett Park

Ham Radio Demonstration a Success
June 22nd and 23rd
2 pm Saturday to 2 pm Sunday.

Logan and Dylan make GOTA Contacts

Members of FARA invite you to see what Amateur Radio is all about as local amateur radio operators, often called hams, will set up emergency radio stations at…

Crockett Park – Midland, Virginia

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Field Day Memories

With field day coming up I thought I would share a couple of pictures.

Past Field Day QSL and Club Station

The first is a QSL card from Dave Garrish Sr. in 1990 when I ran the novice station for my very first field day. We had Field Day at Vint Hill. Dave sent this to me […]

ARRL Field Day

[ June 22, 2013; June 23, 2013; ] .

C.M. Crockett Park
Midland, Virginia
Link to FARA Field Day Planning and Info Page

Fauquier ARA W4VA Participates in ARRL Field Day 2012

The Fauquier Amateur Radio Assoc. (W4VA) participated in this year’s ARRL Field Day (June 23-24) from Crockett Park. We operated in the 2A category, with an additional GOTA (Get-On-The-Air) station (KW4VA), as well as a dedicated VHF+ station. We employed 2 Honda EU2000 generators and ran transmitter power