The OARC participates in the annual field day sponsored by the RAC in conjunction with the ARRL. The club treats this as a social event more than a serious contest and the effort is low-key. This is a great time to come out to have some fun!

This year it will be June 25-26, 2016 Field day locator

Members are reminded that executive meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month, and are open to members. Contact the executive for details.

Regular Meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month, at 19:30L (except July and August).

We meet at Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue, on the second floor. It is easiest to come in from the Lisgar street entrance.

Or catch us on Mondays at 20:00L on the Capital City FM Net using the club repeater VE2CRA
(146.940- 100Hz CTCSS).

Field Day 2017

Date: June 24, 25 2017
Setup time: 10:00AM (local) Saturday
Contest time: 2pm Saturday to 2pm Sunday. (local)

This year we are running a joint operation with the OVMRC. It looks like we will be going in as a 4A setup. Also, the OVMRC will be convening a Field Day planning meeting for the combined OVMRC/OARC Field Day operation at the Aviation Museum, Monday June 12 at 7 pm. The combined Field Day site will be at the RCMP camp near the Long Island.

Please contact the executive (executive AT for more information.