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The Fort Wayne Radio Club is an organization of amateur (ham) radio operators in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Use the menu above to learn more or scroll down for the latest news!

Upcoming Events

Fri., Oct 20th, 2017, 7:00pm
FWRC general meeting
Sun., Nov 5th, 2017, 1:30pm
FWRC final fox hunt of season
Tue., Nov 7th, 2017, 7:00pm
FWRC Board of Directors meeting
Fri., Nov 17th, 2017, 7:00pm
FWRC general meeting
Sat., Nov 18th, 2017, 9:00am
License exams
field_day fox_hunt rig_clinic tailgate_hamfest VHF_QSO_party

FWRC participates in the annual ARRL Field Day event every June.

FWRC conducts a monthly fox (hidden transmitter) hunt from March through November.

FWRC members bring test eqiupment to one meeting per year for the club's annual "rig clinic."

Every August, FWRC hosts a free tailgate hamfest.

FWRC members participate in the ARRL VHF QSO Party from an upper level of a parking structure.

FWRC Elects Officers

At its general meeting October 19, the Fort Wayne Radio Club elected the following people to their respective offices for 2013:

  • President, Steve Nardin, W9SAN
  • Vice President, Jim Pliett, K9OMA
  • Secretary, Al Burke, WB9SSE
  • Treasurer, Bob Streeter, W8ST
  • Communications Manager, Paul Prestia, KA3OPZ
  • Board of Directors members:
    • Tom Baker, K9TB
    • Jim Machamer, KB9DOT
    • Tom Rupp, KU8T
    • Charles Ward, KC9MUT

For more information, see the minutes of the October 19 meeting.