2014 September VHF

When: September 13, 2014 @ 13:00 – September 15, 2014 @ 09:59
Where: 50 MHz and up

 For amateurs in the US and Canada (and their possessions) to work as many amateur stations in as many different 2 degrees x 1 degree Maidenhead grid squares as possible using authorized frequencies above 50 MHz. Stations outside the US & Canada (and their possessions) may only work stations in the US (and its posessions) [...]

Breakfast

When: May 17, 2014 @ 07:30 – 08:30
Where: Towne Crier Steakhouse , 818 East Highway 80, Abilene,TX 79601, USA

This is an unofficial gathering to visit, discuss amateur radio and exchange ideas. All area Hams are invited to come and join us. Location to be announced on the reflector, on the information net and on the 149.760 repeater the morning of the breakfast.

St. Patrick’s Day Hamfest – Midland, TX

When: March 15, 2014 (all-day)
Where: Midland County Horseshoe Arena, Midland County Horseshoe Arena, 2514 Arena Trl,Midland,TX 79701, USA

59th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Hamfest and ARRL West Texas Section Convention March 15th, 2014 Midland County Horseshoe Arena 2514 Arena Trail Midland, Texas  

VEC Testing Session

When: January 3, 2015 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Where: Berry Lane Baptist Church, 1515 Lakeside Drive, Abilene,TX 79602, USA

Abilene Area VEC Testing Session

SSB Sprint

When: March 15, 2013 @ 18:00 – 22:00

From the National Contest Journal website Eligibility: Any licensed radio amateur may enter. Object: For North American stations to contact as many licensed radio amateurs as possible. For non-North American stations to contact as many North American stations as possible. Entry Classification: High power, low power (100W) and QRP (5W). Single operator only. Use of [...]

ARRL DX Contest

When: February 15, 2013 @ 18:00 – February 17, 2013 @ 18:00

W/VE amateurs work as many DX stations in as many DXCC entities as possible on the 160, 80, 40, 20, 15, and 10 meter bands. DX stations work as many W/VE stations in as many of the 48 contiguous states and provinces as possible. More…

January VHF Contest

When: January 19, 2013 @ 13:00 – January 21, 2013 @ 23:00

1. Objective: To work as many amateur stations in as many different 2 degrees x 1 degree grid squares as possible using authorized frequencies above 50 MHz. Foreign stations work W/VE amateurs only. 2. Date and Contest Period: The date will be announced annually by the ARRL but will generally be the third or fourth [...]

CW Rookie Roundup

When: December 16, 2012 @ 12:00 – 17:59

CW Operators new and old are preparing to take to the airwaves on December 16 for the latest round of the Rookie Roundup! If you’re interested in working on your CW, this is a great event for it. As always, stations licensed for three years or less can enter as a Rookie, regardless of license [...]