Big Bear Ham Radio Operators Field Day

A demonstration of the power of amateur radio, at the Bear Mountain Resort parking lot.  Free.  Call Bill Young (w6bbl@arrl.net) for additional information (909) 553-3564 … [Read more...]

Big Bear Hams Have A Field Day

Photo courtesy Big Bear Amateur Radio Club

Big Bear, CA June 21, 2011 12:00 pm - What do communities do when phone lines, the Internet, and other communications are not working? During the recent tornadoes in the mid-west, amateur radio operators, often called “Hams”, stepped in.  Many times this was the only way emergency services personnel and victims of the storms could communicate. … [Read more...]