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W6RO aboard the Queen Mary

Opened on April 22nd 1979, W6RO aboard the Queen Mary will celebrate it’s 40th anniversary as a month-long on-air special event station during the entire month of April 2019. We will make a maximum effort to be on the air for as many hours and days as we possibly can. A special limited edition QSL will be available for those requesting it per the SASE procedure. Find us on:
7040 or 14048 kHz CW
7240 or 14340 kHz SSB
Operation on other bands is possible as conditions permit. Look for us on frequencies ending in .x40
David N6HHR our wireless room manager has set a goal of 1,000 logged QSOs for the month. Find us, work us, and help us celebrate our 40th anniversary!
Go to the W6RO page on qrz.com for QSL card procedure.

Upcoming Classes
 A General Licence class will be held on May 25th – 26th 2019 at the American Red Cross, 
for more details please contact Mark Chung KK6SMD at mchung@prodigy.net or click here.

A Technician Class will also be held on June 15th & June 22nd 

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Next “First Friday” Monthly General Club Meeting
Friday, May 3rd, 7:00 PM

Vacation DXpedition in Panama

Guest Speaker: Bob Grubic NC6Q

Bob NC6Q has been licensed for over 40 years and holds an Amateur Extra Class license. Though inactive for many years raising a family, he’s been very active the last 15 years.

He has served in many ham radio positions, including:

Board Member, Membership Chairman, W6RO Assistant Manager, W6RO Wireless Room Operator, Field Day Chairman, Ham of the Year, Instructor for: 2 CW Classes and Radio Propagation Lessons for a General Class Course & The Milliwatt newsletter editor.

Assistant South District Emergency Coordinator, Net Manager, Net Control Operator, Baker-to-Vegas radio operator

Organizer and Net Control Operator for a Slow Speed CW Net

Bob often operates portable from the Republic of Panama.

Bob is a member of the Associated Radio Amateurs of Long Beach (ARALB), FISTS, CDXC, SCCC and a Life Member of the ARRL. He is a retired English teacher and enjoys HF CW contesting, Field Day, and portable operations.


We meet at the Red Cross building:
3150 E 29th St., Long Beach, CA 90806
(between Redondo & Temple)
Everyone is welcome to attend!