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Bob Josuweit, president of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club. (credit: Mark Abrams/KYW)

Local Ham Radio Operators Among Those Celebrating Independence Day Weekend With Special Worldwide Event

Radio operators in Philadelphia and beyond are celebrating this Independence Day holiday weekend “hamming it up” with a special worldwide event.


Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club, operates his ham radio as part of the Field Day emergency exercise. (Credit: Mark Abrams)

Radio Operators Testing Emergency Preparedness This Weekend In Montco

Amateur radio operators from throughout the region will join thousands across the country in a field emergency test this weekend.


Bob Josuweit, WA3PZO, makes a contact on his ham radio during the Field Day exercise at Avelthorpe Park in Jenkintown. (Credit: Mark Abrams)

Local Ham Radio Operators Take Part In Nationwide ‘Field Day’ To Test Emergency Preparedness

Ham radio operators from throughout the Philadelphia region are taking part in a nationwide emergency communications drill this weekend.


The Battleship New Jersey, docked in Camden, New Jersey. (Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Dozens Of Military, Museum Vessels To Participate In Worldwide ‘On-The-Air’ Event

Radio operators from the Battleship New Jersey are trying make contact with dozens of military and museum vessels from around the world by way of ham radio.


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Ham Radio Operators Gather In Montogmery County For Emergency Exercise

Members of the Holmesburg Amateur Radio Club are setting up and operating portable amateur radio stations through Sunday afternoon in Avelthorpe Park in Jenkintown.