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The next AARC club meeting will be Friday Apr 7, 2017.  The next license test session will be Saturday Apr 1, 2017. *See Note

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Arctic Amateur Radio Club

Established in the 1930’s, the AARC has historically been involved in using ham radio resources in support of community affairs, emergency services and special events. We operate a state-wide repeater system together with an ever-expanding APRS network covering many remote areas in interior Alaska.

Upcoming Events

Ham Radio License Testing

License tests are held on the first Saturday of the month at 1 PM at Farthest North CB’s Plus (3451 College Road)

Other Training Classes

Would you like training in a skill? Please contact any board member or webmaster and inquire.

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Monthly Meeting Location

Meetings are held on the first Friday of the month at 7 PM in the Hutchison Career Center  - 3750 Geist Road.

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*UPDATE: Technician Level class begins Saturday April 1st.  Classes will be held on each Saturday from noon thru 5pm.  For more information email

Techclass [at] kl7kc [dot] com

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Mac (KL2GS) and J. Scott (W0JSF) lead a 2m AHVD antenna building workshop at the February 3rd meeting.  The antenna instructions, general info and how-to-build steps are here:  

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* Please note that a requested second License Testing Session will be held on Friday April 7th at 5:30 PM in the Hutchison Center, just before the club meeting begins.  Contact Mike (AL7F) for details.

Now What?  Ok... So you got a new Technician License or upgraded to a General Class.  Now what do I do?   What do I need to get on-the-air?  Where do I buy a radio or antennas?    Some ideas coming soon…