Museum of Flight – VULCAN EVENT GB2VEF – Fri 19th to Sun 21st April

Vulcan landing at East Fortune in 1984

GB2VEF will be operational from the Museum of Flight this weekend on behalf of the Vulcan to the Sky Club and Trust

This special event is part of the 2013 celebrations that are being run to promote the last flying Vulcan Bomber XH558 in her 2013 flying season.

We will be setting up on Friday afternoon in Hanger 1 at the museum from about 13:00 onwards and if you are free and wish to help you will be more than welcome. The aim is to get at least 2 hours operating after the build before the 17:00 Museum closure.

We hope to be on the air on Saturday from 08:00 through to 17:00 and on Sunday from 08:00 through to 15:30.

The station will consist of 2 x HF stations – one dedicated to 40m and the other 20/15/10m depending on band conditions.

Come along and take part and have some fun working a large station and, hopefully, the pile-ups.

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April Newsletter

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CLUB NIGHT – This Friday 5th April 2013

REMEMBER it is club night on
Friday 5th April

At the usual place. It is the fourth of 2013 so let’s make this another bumper club attendance. It will be fantastic to see you all, regulars, new faces and those who have not been for a while, at club night and show that you are still supporting our great club ……

Thorntree INN, (Lounge Bar), High Street, Cockenzie, Port Seton.

From 19:00 till late……………….

RADIO TEST NIGHT – This Friday 22/3/2013

This Friday night John MM0JXI will be running his annual radio test night. It is a great opportunity to get your radio tested using sophisticated teast equipment. Over the years John has discovered a few faulty radio’s so proves the worth of the evening.

If you are bringing equipment remember Microphones, Power Leads or whatever else your equipment requires.

We are in the Cockenzie Resource Centre (Community Centre), Resources Room 1 from 19:30 to 21:30
Cost £2 per head to cover the room hire for the evening.

Looking forward to seeing you all on Friday.

Morse Code is alive and well

The Late Jim Barlow G3VOU, GM2T CW maestro being interviewed about morse code

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