Sierra Foothills VE Team - Field Day at Georgetown, CA Airport
This is an in-person ham radio exam session that is open to the public. Walk-in applicants are welcome, though if you are planning to attend, please pre-register. We will be meeting at the Georgetown, CA Airport as part of the Sierra Foothills Field Day 2023. Follow the SFARC signs to the to the indoor hangar at 6245 Aerodrome Way, Georgetown, CA 95634 https://goo.gl/maps/qgdzpcbKN3P9Qsry9
Availability for each session will be based on first come, first served. Plan to arrive 30 minutes in advance and bring the following items:
- Photo ID: Current federal, state, military or passport. If under the age of 18 a valid school ID
- FRN - FCC Registration Number https://www.fcc.gov/licensing-databases/commission-registration-system-fcc
- Credit or debit card to authorize a $14 payment for the exam session
Please note that the exams will be administered on tablets provided by the SFARC VE Team, which includes a calculator application. Candidates may not use their phone, tablet, computer or any other electronic device during the exam.
Consider joining us for the entire Field Day weekend (June 23-25, 2023) at the Georgetown, CA Airport campground. Be part of the team on Friday to set-up the stations and put antennas in the air. This is a great opportunity to work alongside mentors. Be part of a station ops team, making contacts via voice, digital and CW. Best of all are the opportunities to learn more about ham radio, socialize and eat delicious food! See www.w6ek.org for details.