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Fulton Amateur Radio Club members show off their skills

Every year on the last full weekend in June, amateur radio operators, sometimes known as “hams,” gather in the field to demonstrate their emergency communications capabilities and promote public awareness of amateur radio.

The “Field Day” is sponsored by the American Radio Relay League, the national association for amateur radio.

This year, Fulton Amateur Radio Club, in conjunction with the FR Sussey Civil Air Patrol Composite Squadron, operated station W2CXV from the Oswego County Airport for the 24-hour period from June 23 at 2 p.m. until June 24 at 2 p.m.

The goal of the exercise is to make as many contacts with other HAMS across the nation and the world who are also participating in Field Day.

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