Canwarn Training Parry Sound

There will be a Canwarn Training session for Severe Weather spotting and reporting for the Parry Sound Amateur Radio Club as well as Emergency Services from the Parry Sound District and Killbear Park personnel. If you wish to attend please RSVP using the contact us Page When: Wednesday April 24th Time: 7:00pm – 9:30 pm …

Canwarn 2019

Folks, 2019 will mark a year of change for the CANWARN storm spotter program in Ontario. I retired last fall from Environment Canada but have returned this spring on a part-time basis to assist with the planning and some of the delivery of the training. Gerald Cheng and Peter Kimbell of Environment Canada will handle …

Congratulations

On behalf of the PSARC we would like to congratulate Jerry VA3JWX our newest Amateur Radio Operator. Hope to hear you on the repeter.

Hamfest 2019

I hope everyone had a great Holiday. I know I am a little late on posting this up. Been busy on the back ground with a few things. I have been planing the 2019 Parry Sound Amateur Radio Club Hamfest What i would like is some feedback from our followers. What would you like to …

2018 Field Day

This year we ran a 2D Station at VE3GBY and VE3IDI’s Qth. Fun was had by all operators. The Main Station was using a Flex and Beam the Second Station we used a combanation. Started with a Kenwood TS-570 and ICom IC-7000 tryed FT8 a bit found not a lot of Stations giving proper information. …

Welcome to our new website.

I would like to take a moment from working on the website to Welcome you. I have been busy with all the work I forgot to welcome you to the new site. There will be many updates with adding stuff so I would like to mention to please stop in from time to time to check out what’s …

60 Years Since the First Flight of the Avro Arrow Special Call Sign

Commemorating 60 years since the first flight of the CF-105A / Avro Arrow by the Royal Canadian Air Force QRV: 25 March 2018 – 25 April 2018 MODES: SSB, CW, FT8 BANDS: 10-80 meter QRZ VD105A A little information on Nobel Ontario and The Avro Arrow Nobel is of historical interest to Canadians because it …

Upcoming Projects and Events 2018

Upcoming Projects and Events for 2018 Old Packet Node Site Decimation TBD We will be helping with the 2018 Parry Sound Dragon Boat Festival. We will be the communication between the Start and the Finish Line. June 16 2018 Field Day 2018 TBD Light Houses on the Air TBD Hamfest August 11 Check Hamfest Page …

Distracted Driving Regulations

The Radio Amateurs of Canada are today announcing written confirmation from Minister Bob Chiarelli of the Ontario Provincial Government regarding a five year extension of exemption to the Ontario distracted driving law. In his letter, Minister Chiarelli explains that the current exemptions for both Amateur Radio and Two Way Commercial Radios will be extended until …