NEXT MEETING
 Saturday — February 16th — 11:30am

 VHF Contesting

John Young, KM4KMU will share his exploits of VHF contesting, along with his sturdy steed “MAD MAX"

Glory Days Grill
3059 Nutley Street, Southwest
Fairfax, Virginia 22031

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Join our Sunday Net - 9:00 am - 146.91 NVFMA repeater

Future 2019 Meetings:

MARCH - Saturday - 16th
No meeting due to Virginia QSO party

APRIL - Saturday - 20th
Tour - Cold War Museum - 
come see Maos ear - Mike Aimone, WA8AHZ

MAY - Saturday - 18th
Report on Galapagos Island DX-pedition - Bill Mims,W2WCM

JUNE - Saturday - 15th
Proposed visit to contest station W3LPL open house in Maryland

JULY - Saturday - 20th
Tour - Air Force Communications Site -- Davidson, MD - Mike Aimone,WA8AHZ

AUGUST - Saturday - 17th
The First Net Impact of EMCOMM

SEPTEMBER - Saturday - 21st
Software Defined Radios — The Basics

OCTOBER - Saturday - 19th
Tour - National Radio & TV Museum, Bowie,MD - Mike Aimone,WA8AHZ

NOVEMBER - Saturday - 16th
Why WSJT (FT8) is taking over the radio bands

DECEMBER - Saturday - 7th
Holiday Party - PJ Skidoos



Executive Committee meetings are on the 1st Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm at P.J. Skidoos Restaurant, in Fairfax unless changed for conflicts. All members are invited to attend whether on the committee or not. All input is welcome.

Meetings & Field Trips: Unless we are going on a field trip or change location as listed, we meet at Glory Days Restaurant in Fairfax. Click on Map to Glory Days above.

We start gathering for lunch at 11:30 a.m. and are out by 2:30 p.m.  We typically gather on the third Saturday of the month, but not always. Check the dates above.

To join Chapter 91: You must first be a member of QCWA. For more on QCWA and to download a membership application for QCWA, click on the link to QCWA's website at the bottom of the page.

Chapter 91 dues are $15 per year. If you are a Life member of QCWA, then for $150 you may apply for Life membership in Chapter 91. 

A membership application form and membership application guide are available. Just click on either the Membership Guide or the Membership Application tab above.


Chapter 91 on the air: We conduct a net every Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m. local time on the repeater at 146.91 MHz, which is owned and operated by the Northern Virginia FM Association (NVFMA). If the 146.91 repeater is unavailable, we generally move to NVFMA's 146.79 repeater. All amateurs are welcome whether or not a member of QCWA.

For more on NVFMA, click here.

Chapter Officers for 2018:

                                                 Chris Ramsay - N4YE, President

                                                 Mike Aimone - WA8AHZ, Vice President

                                                 Lee Garlock - KD4RE, Secretay

                                                 Doug Reese - AK4AO, Treasurer

Executive Committee:       All Officers plus:
                                                 John Reiser - WQ4L
                                                 Tim Donovan -W4CLK
                                                 Jay Jackson - W4VG

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To send us a letter:
QCWA Chapter 91, 3630 Camelot Dr, Annandale, VA 22003

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