Radio Amateur's Field Day
Field Day (FD) is an emergency preparedness exercise
between Radio Amateurs in the U.S. (and possesions) and Canada.
Amateur radio operators setup radio stations at campsites, malls, schools,
emergency centers, in mobiles, maratime-mobiles and all manner of public places.
WQ6X has participated with team-W6SW at Sawmill Camp Flats (1985 - 1993),
at a cabin house (1994) and on Mt. Abel (1995 - 2009) in S. Kern county.
Photos from previous FD's can be found in my FaceBook photo album.
We used callsign W6SW + W6KC for the GOTA call
Last Year Field Day occured on June 27 & 28, 2009
WQ6X reserved callsign W6K for the GOTA station.
Members of Team W6SW began arriving on June 25.
WQ6X left Mt. Abel on June 29.
participants often submit soapbox
WQ6X is currently in Alameda California
For more information contact Ron Fitch.
Telephone Ron at: (818) 216-5376
E-mail Ron at: Ron@WQ6X.Info