The Alamo Area Radio Organization (AARO) is a nonprofit Amateur Radio organization, club call sign AA5RO, dedicated to assisting the community through radio communications, and the enjoyment, appreciation, and the sharing of knowledge and advancement of Amateur Radio. The purpose of this site is to provide club news and messages from the AARO Board to club members, and to present information that might be useful to HAMs anywhere.
Wednesday, Dec. 13th from 6:30-8:30pm
13259 Blanco Road
San Antonio, TX
Entrance fee is a suggested $5 donation per person 16 years and older. This will get you your first raffle ticket. Additional tickets are $1.
Raffle items include:
Many ham radio related items, two dual display 12 hour/24 hour digital clocks, a FM dual band HT as well items for the YLs.
This year’s grand prize is a Yaesu FT-70DR Dual Band FM/C4FM (*system Fusion) HT.
All licensed amateurs who attend and purchase a raffle item are eligible for the grand prize.
Membership Renewals will be taken at this event and membership cards will be given out at this event with renewals.
AARO is currently looking for volunteers for the Info Net (Mondays at 9pm CST) and the Night Owl Net (Saturdays at 10:30pm CST) both are held on the 147.380+162.2 and 443.875+162.2 cross banded repeater system.
To view the current schedule of net controllers please video the Net Controller Scheduling Page.
If you would like to volunteer please contact the AARO Club President with the date(s) that you would be willing to cover net control for. Net Scripts can be found on each of the Net Pages on AARO’s Club Website.