We serve Dauphin County RACES ( Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service) and HEARS ( Hospital Emergency Amateur Radio Service )

The next meeting of CPRA & CPIN will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Wharf on 6852 Derry Street, Harrisburg, Pa., at 7 PM. Come early (6 PM) for food and Beverage service. Dan Rapak, WA3ATV, will be speaking about:

1.    ABCs Production of Super Bowl XXV

a.    Took place immediately after the outbreak after the first Gulf War

b.    Very heavy security measures

c.    Overview of the technical facilities

Dan was the Resident Transmission Engineer on the Phase 2 Mobile Unit.  In addition to the Super Bowl this unit covered auto racing, golf, track and field, boxing, figure skating, baseball, basketball, TNF, and CF

2.    Railroad

a.    Brief review of what is happening with the railroad museum and the ATCS data and voice streams

b.    How CPIN is a huge part of the success

c.    Will have a memory stick with the freeware available for anyone who is interested in having it installed on their Windows laptop.

Sorry, there is no apple version or smart phone app. Only Windows.

Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, Assistant Section Manager for Eastern Pa (ARRL), and retired FCC Enforcement Officer, will be speaking on Thursday, March 16, 2017, if schedules cooperate, at The Wharf, 6852 Derry St, Harrisburg, Pa at 7 PM.  Come early (6 PM) for food and beverage service.

“Brought to You By…”  by Dan Rapak