Welcome To The Home Of The

Five Flags Amateur Radio Association

Pensacola, Florida




FFARA will not meet in January. The next club meeting
will be on February 5th, 2015
Please plan on attending as YEARLY ELECTIONS
will be held During the Feb 5th Meeting!


Lighthouse Special Event

W4UC is the Club Call of the Five Flags Amateur Radio Association Ham Radio Club located in Pensacola, FL. We are dedicated to promoting Amateur Radio, performing Public Service and educating HAMs and non-HAMs alike on the benefits of Amateur Radio.

FFARA was instrumental in providing emergency communications during Hurricanes Ivan, Dennis and Katrina.

FFARA provides communications for countless public events throughout the Pensacola Area year round

    QRZ callsign lookup:
    Callsign lookups provided by qrz.com



Latest News From W4UC

* 2014 Field Day Report. Field Day was fun for everyone. Will be discussing the report at the Five Flags Amateur Radio monthly meeting (7pm, first Thu of each month at Golden Corral).

* After Action Report SET 4OCT2014 After action report for the SET exercise on Oct 4. Thanks to everyone that participated.

* There will be Skywarn storm spotter training (Basic level) on Tue, Oct 21 from 6:30 - 8 pm at the Escambia County EOC.

* New Section-wide net officially started on PSK31: North Florida Digital Net - Sundays at 1800 CDT - 3.590 MHz.

* There are now two Section-wide ARES nets for D-Star each week, one on Wed at 0800 CDT and Thu at 2000 CDT, on REF046C and nfl.ratflector.net. According to Steve (W4SJV), Santa Rosa EC - "These nets will soon be added to the nets already on the KI4WZA repeater on port C. Dongle users should connect directly to the reflector.




FFARA Makes ARRL News!

FFARA ON ARRL NEWSLETTER
FFARA ACTIVATES EOC FOR STORM



FFARA was on the air as W4G July 25-28, 2014 during ISLANDS ON THE AIR



2007 Field Day Five Flags







Current Local Amateur Radio VEC testing

The Milton Amateur Radio Club is still sponsoring the VEC testing. It is scheduled Bi-monthly, on the even number month (Feb,Apr,Jun,Aug etc), on the 2nd Thurs of that month. The testing location is at the West Fla Hospital, off Davis Hwy, just North of the I-10 - Davis Hwy inter-change. It is on the North end of the hospital in the Physical Therapy section, in the Pallivon section. The test will start at 7PM.



JOIN FFARA


EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS SIGN UP



OUR GOOD FRIENDS AND PARTNERS IN MILTON
Check out their Net Schedules for ECOM
MILTON ARC


W4UC SWAP MEET
NEW POSTINGS






\