Hurricane Harvey is expected to hit land at Corpus Christi, Texas on Friday night, August 25th, bringing life-threatening storm surge, rainfall, and wind hazards to portions of the Texas coast. Tropical-storm-force winds have moved onshore in portions of the warning areas and conditions will continue to deteriorate as the eye of Harvey approaches the middle Texas coast tonight.
For more information, go to http://hurricanes.gov/ (National Hurricane Center)
Travis County ARES will likely be active on 146.940 and 147.360 repeaters during the weekend.
SATERN is requesting assistance this weekend. See Latest News below for more info.
Welcome to the website of the Austin Amateur Radio Club, an active affiliate club of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL) now in our 96th year! Our club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 7:00 PM at the Applied Research Lab at 10000 Burnet Road.
Members are active in a number of specialized areas including Field Day, Contesting, Digital Modes, EMCOMM and ATV. Members can usually be found monitoring the 146.940 repeater (107.2). Come Join Us!
Note: This is a public website. No login is needed or available at this time. However, in the future (sorry, don't have a specific date yet), AARC members will have access to special, Members Only information upon login. Also, each of the top menu items are separate pages, in addition to the links below them.
Important: Austin Hands-Free Ordinance
Austin, TX has gone hands-free! No portable electronic devices are allowed while operating a vehicle or riding a bicycle. Find out what this means to hams and how we can be exempt. Check it out HERE!