Tuesday, 28 April 2015 09:11
FIELD DAY Friday June 27 1PM 2015 to June 28 1PM 2015
National Weather service located at 31.9424N 102.1895W
2500 Challenger Drive, Midland TX
Meeting at the clubhouse (Christensen Stadium at corner of 250LoopN and Lamesa Road) Friday June 26th around 1pm to load equipment followed by trip to the National Weather Service (West of Airline mobile home park)and set out antennas, trailers, etc. Saturday morning some go directly to Field Day site to finish setting up and some will get the remaining coolers, drinks, snacks and transport to Field Day site. Our first priority will be to get the 5 QRP (5 watt or less) battery/solar contacts out of the way and to get the CW stations going.
GOTA (for new members & those interested in learning more) will be set up in the NWS conference room and use a loop type antenna.
HW80 feeder road on north side, turn north onto Challenger Drive
the turn north onto Challenger is approximately 2.2 miles east of the HW 1788 / HW80 intersection
or 3 Miles west of Loop250 coming out of Midland
about 1000 feet each side of Challenger there are access roads from HW80 if you’re not on the feeder