The Athens County Amateur Radio Association will be holding a radio field day on Saturday, June 22nd and Sunday, June 23rd. The field day will be held at the Athens County Fair Grounds located on West Union Street in Athens, Ohio. The field day will start at 2:00 PM on Saturday and continue until 2:00 PM on Sunday. The event is open for the public to come and watch the radio operators using emergency power systems and portable radio equipment.
Information about the field day can be heard on the Athens County low power AM radio system which will also be operating at the event. The low power AM radio is capable of transmitting messages to a 3 – 5 mile radius of the event. To hear event information tune your radio to 1610 AM.
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