During these last weeks of 2014, as time permits, will be on the air for the ARRL Centennial QSO Party giving out 30 points as a Public Information Coordinator for the Puerto Rico Section. Will then try to upload as soon as possible to LoTW and in later days to eQSL, which is the way I can confirm . . . so come out on the air and enjoy the ARRL Centennial celebration with other ARRL members and the W1AW/Portable operations. Info on the ARRL Centennial QSO Party and to check your points in https://centennial-qp.arrl.org/
Took a break from the Centennial QSO Party to operate as part of the team of the second W1AW/KP4 Operation from November 26 - December 2, 2014. Here on Dec.2 @ 1745 UTC on 24.965Mhz
Coming Soon! Our 3rd ARRL Puerto Rico State Convention. More Info at: www.arrlpr.org
So come down and join us in Paradise. Escape the freezing winter. The biggest amateur radio event of the Caribbean.
August 5, 2014: Was interviewed for the QSO Today Show. Podcast is in: http://www.qsotoday.com/podcasts/wp3gw
Total success! The 2nd ARRL Puerto Rico State Convention held January 24-26, 2014 in the Francisco "Pancho" Deida in Hatillo, Puerto Rico. In the ARRL booth is ARRL CEO Dave Sumner-K1ZZ, ARRL President Kay Craigie-N3KN, New ARRL Southeastern Division Director Doug Rehman-K4AC, the Mayor of the city of Hatillo José "Chely" Rodriguez, Puerto Rico Section Manager René Fonseca-NP3O, Puerto Rico Public Information Coordinator Angel Santana-WP3GW and Convention organizer José "Coki" Montijo-WP4OV. Photo by José Osuba - WP4DT
Thanks to all fellow hams who went to the 1st Puerto Rico ARRL State Convention in 2012 and with W1AW/KP4 on-the-air!
NOTE: We still have QSL cards for those who want to confirm the April 12-13 2011 N4S activation.
Amateur Radio Operator (Radioficionado) since March. 23, 2000.
Public Information Coordinator ARRL Puerto Rico SectionWinner: 2011Silver Antenna Award http://www.arrl.org/news/arrl-board-names-angel-santana-wp3gw-winner-of-silver-antenna-award
Activities: 2 meter nets, HF DXing, Contesting, Field Day and Special Events. Work SSB, PSK31, RTTY, APRS, some ATV, SSTV and satellites.
Awards: CQ WPX SSB 2001-Rookie (#25 Worldwide) and 2004. CQ WW SSB 2003-04, 2006-07; WAE 2001-02; Russian Activitry Contest 2004, SAC 2001-02, 2006; IARU 2001-02 and 2005-13; WAC on 2003, WAS on 2007 (SSB) and 2009 (Mixed); DXCC Phone #32.979 on January 28, 2003, eDX100 and ARRL International DX contests 2002-03 and 07. CQ DX Marathon 2009 /2010 for Country and Zone. My wall says it all.
Achievements: Participated on all Field Day's since 2001, ISS voice contacts with Valery Korzun, Mike Fincke, Bill McArthur and Charles Simonyi. Three ARRL internet courses: Level 1 Emergency Communications, Amateur Radio Satellites, and VHF Beyond the Repeaters. Qualification of Isla de Cabras PUR012S for the USi program on WARD 2008 via KP4DJñ now with the call KP4FD
Equipment: Kenwood TS-440S, ICOM-718, Yaesu FT-857 and 1500M; Kenwood TH-D7(G). Antennas: Cushcraft AR-2, MA5B, 20/40/80m wire dipoles.
Watch my ham related videos on http://www.youtube.com/wp3gw and if visiting the island,you may contact me on:
147.480 Mhz Simplex ------------------------145.370 Mhz KP4IA-R--------------------------- dxc.kp4jrs.com
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