Field Day 2017 Overview
June 24 - June 25, 2017
We are holding the event at
427 (London) Wing
Royal Canadian AirForce Association
2155 Crumlin Side Rd, London, ON N5V 3Z9
The core event organizers are
Frank Birch (VE3FBZ)
Jiim Morris (VA3AHQ)
Tom Pillon (VE3HOR)
2017 ARRL Field Day Key Information
Date: Saturday, June 24 @ 2pm until Sunday, June 25 @2pm
Place: 427 (London) Wing, 1255 B Crumlin Sideroad North
Callsign: CG3LON in celebration of Canada's 150th
Set-up: Before 11 am, preferably earlier if possible.
Stations / Band Captains
80 M - SSB - Doug VA3DAE / Dave VE3GSO /Sam VE3KOM
40 M - SSB - John VE3MGR
80 M - CW - Gary VE3XDM
20 M - SSB - Mike VE3ZMC (QRP)
20 M - PSK - Tom VE3HOR / Jim - VA3AHQ
Depending on band conditions, we may have to switch bands, modes and antennas.
CG3LON, 5A, ONS
Antenna, Station Location and Power Layout
Mike VE3ACW and team
John VA3MSV, Sam VE3KOM
Call in: VE3LON repeater
On-site: 146.400 simplex
- Logging software
- (Affirmatech ARRL Field Day),
- Laptop installation and registration, troubleshooting
Media and visitors tent
Dave VE3GSO and team
Ruth VE3RBO and team
Remember, it's a potluck!
The potluck (most important event) is on Saturday at 6pm.
Bring food and a friend!
Doug VA3DAE, Norm VA3XCN, Brett VE3ZBG
There will be a Safety Briefing one hour prior to the start of the event.
Brett VE3ZBG and team
We need volunteers for set-up and takedown, operating , logging and eating!