Information about AMSAT activities at other important events around the country. Examples of these events are radio club meetings where AMSAT Area Coordinators give presentations, demonstrations of working amateur satellites, and hamfests with an AMSAT presence (a table with AMSAT literature and merchandise, sometimes also with presentations, forums, and/or demonstrations).
Saturday, 11 January 2014 – Thunderbird Amateur Radio Club‘s Thunderbird Hamfest 2014 in Phoenix AZ (west of I-17, on 43rd Avenue south of Bell Road). AMSAT will have a table at this hamfest, and satellite demonstrations are planned.
Friday and Saturday, 14-15 February 2014 – Yuma Hamfest at Yuma County Fairgrounds in Yuma AZ (south of I-8, along 32nd Street near Yuma International Airport and MCAS Yuma). AMSAT will have a table in the main hall at the hamfest, and satellite demonstrations outside the hall are planned.
Monday, 28 April 2014 – presentation at Franklin County Amateur Radio Club meeting in Greenfield MA by Barry Baines WD4ASW (AMSAT President)
?? May 2014 – Cochise Amateur Radio Association‘s Larry Warren Hamfest in Sierra Vista AZ (southeast of Tucson) – Date TBD, usually the first Saturday of May. AMSAT will have a table at this hamfest, and satellite demonstrations are planned.
?? June 2014 – Kachina Amateur Radio Club‘s White Mountain Hamfest in Show Low AZ (eastern Arizona, south of US-60/AZ-77/AZ-260) – Date TBD, usually the first Saturday of June. AMSAT will have a table at this hamfest, and satellite demonstrations are planned.
Friday and Saturday, 13-14 June 2014 – Ham-Com in Plano TX (north of Dallas)
Thursday through Sunday, 17-20 July 2014 – ARRL Centennial Convention in Hartford CT. AMSAT will host a day-long Satellite Workshop on Thursday, and have a booth at the convention along with an AMSAT Forum and demonstrations throughout the convention.
Saturday and Sunday, 30-31 August 2014 – Shelby Hamfest in Shelby NC (west of Gastonia and Charlotte) – Barry Baines WD4ASW (AMSAT President) will host an AMSAT Forum on Saturday of this weekend
Updated 8 December 2013