Welcome to the web site of the Mississippi Coast Amateur Radio Association (MCARA).
Our purpose is to promote amateur radio involvement and growth. We work toward this through on the air activity, enjoyable fellowship, public awareness, education and training.
We will be offering many opportunities in the year to come for this and hope, if you are on the coast or just visiting, that you can join us for some of our activities and services. Please check out our web site and see what we are doing and what we have to offer. Thanks for coming by.
de Steve Weiss MSCARA President
Pi Day Special event station N2RE - Princeton, New Jersey
The David Sarnoff Radio Club will host a special event station on March 14, 2015 in conjunction with the Princeton Pi Day & Einstein Birthday Party that will be held in Princeton New Jersey. Einstein's birthday was March 14th the numeric equivalent of Pi! Princeton, NJ celebrates the amazing coincidence like no other city on earth! DSRC will join in celebrating this occasion with an amateur radio special event station.
DATE: Saturday, 3.14.15 -THE REAL PI DAY & EINSTEIN'S BIRTHDAY
TIME: 1300 UTC to 1900UTC (9am EDT to 3pm EDT)
FREQUENCIES: 14.314 MHz, 21.314 MHz, 28.314 MHz USB (40m, VHF/UHF simplex, as well as CW stations may also be operating)
To receive a special event QSL card send a self-addressed stamped business envelope along with your QSO information (call sign, state abbreviation, band, UTC time of contact)
Start Date: 04/18/2015
End Date: 04/18/2015
Location: Barak Shrine Temple
6620 Frontage Road
Monroe, LA 71201
Sponsor: Twin City Ham Club
Type: ARRL Hamfest
Talk-In: 146.85 (no PL tone)
Public Contact: Jim Ragsdale , W5LA
111 Eagle Lake Drive West Monroe, LA 71291