Friday, 22/9/2017 | 12:38 UTC-4
PARA – Philipsburg Amateur Radio Association
  • PARA Club Activity Day 2017
    PARA Holds Activity Day

    Members of the Philipsburg Amateur Radio Association gathered on Saturday June 10th at John N3SPW’s garage building for the association’s annual Activity Day.  There was hot dogs, kielbasa, macaroni salad and more for nourishment. Discussions revolved around several repeater projects that are in the works and a vintage Swan 350 with its companion Swan 117XC

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  • Front side of the W3P Special Event Station from the Philipsburg Heritage Days, Philipsburg PA
    Special Event Station W3P

    Special Event Station W3P Philipsburg Heritage Days July 12th through 14th, 2017 W3P will be in operation from July 11th, to July 15th. Setup will be on the 11th. Operations will be on 12th, 13th, and 14th. Contact for event is Darren KC3DWO  Front side of the W3P Special Event Station from the Philipsburg Heritage

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  • Amateur Radio operators provided backup communications assistance for the Black Moshannon 5K and 10K races.
    PARA Members Provide Communications Assistance

    PARA members, along with additional volunteers from Centre County ARES/RACES, provided alternative communications resources for race organizers at the annual Black Moshannon 5K and 10K Races on Memorial Day weekend.  Communications with cell phones within Black Moshannon State Park is spotty at best.  Many locations, including areas where the race is conducted, has no cell

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