2018-10-05 Board of Directors Meeting

Steve Townes WB4ILW, our club president, gave an update on the club status and activities.  A PDF version of his presentation is available (see below).  Note that this presentation includes a our new HF equipment in the Building 329 “Shack” (see page 11).   This equipment was purchased by JEARS, the JPL Emergency Amateur Radio Service, an official JPL entity.  The primary purpose of the equipment is for NASA inter-center contacts in case of an emergency.

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2018-09-07 Board of Directors Meeting

We welcomed Will Michael KF6LOK of the Emergency Management Services at JPL.  We discussed the recent progress in getting the HF equipment set up in the Building 329 “Shack”for communicating with other NASA centers during emergencies.   We also discussed several items related to the future of  JPL-supported radio equipment (via JEARS).   We did not have a quorum,  so no official actions were taken.

Attending: Steve Townes WB4ILW (President), Jonathan Cameron KF6RTA (Vice-President), and William Michael KF6LOK.  By Phone: Walt Mushagian K6DNS, Chuck Sarture KG6NF (Treasurer), and Bill Weber N6NI.