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.

Monday Night Check-ins

Monday, January 15, 2018:

Info Net:

  1.  N5CDA         Gilbert     Net Control
  2. K5ADF          Terry
  3. AG5JD          Rob
  4. KG5BUD      Glenn
  5. WB5FWI      Chuck
  6. WD5H          Sid
  7. AK5FM         Frank
  8. W8SYD        Byron
  9. KC5QPQ      Linda
  10. KG5TUY      Chris
  11. KB5YSJ       Dale
  12. KG5WQQ    Rick
  13. N5VK           Chuck
  14. KG5VRH      Mike
  15. KG5VRG      Stacy
  16. AF5GG         Tim
  17. KD5ACL       Chuck

Slow Code Net:

  1. W8SYD        Byron
  2. KC5QPQ      Linda
  3. KG5VRG      Stacy
  4. KD5JGD       Keith
  5. K5PBR         John        CW Check-in
  6. KB5YSJ        Dale        Net Control

Monday, January 8, 2018:

Info Net:

  1.  N5CDA     Gilbert     Net Control
  2. K5ADF       Terry
  3. KD5HLV     Greg       Castroville
  4. WB5FWI    Chuck
  5. AK5FM       Frank     Hondo
  6. KG5OMX   Patrick    Hondo
  7. KC5QPQ   Linda
  8. KG5TUY   Chris
  9. KB5YSJ    Dale
  10. K5SAT      David

Slow Code Net:

  1.  K5PBR     John
  2. KD5HLV    Greg     Castroville
  3. KC5QPQ   Linda
  4. KB5YSJ    Dale       Net Control

Monday, January 1, 2018:


  1.  W8SYD      Byron     Net Control
  2. AK5FM       Frank     Hondo
  3. KD5HLV     Greg     Castroville
  4. KC5QPQ    Linda
  5. KB5YSJ     Dale
  6. KG5WER   Kenny    Castroville

Slow Code Training Net:

  1.   W8SYD       Byron
  2.   KC5QPQ     Linda
  3.   AF5GG        Tim
  4.   W5EDI       Mack
  5.   KB5YSJ     Dale     Net Control

Thanks everyone, for checking in, and Happy New Year!

73, de KB5YSJ


Jack Feeney KT4KL SK

It’s with a Heavy Heart to hear of Jack Feeney, KT4KL passing.

There will be a visitation  on Tuesday from 5-7 pm at the Grimes Funeral Home in Bandera, Texas. No Service but only a gathering. Jack was a active member of multiple clubs in Bexar and Medina County areas.  He will be missed by many.

For more Information click here

AARO Holiday Party

Wednesday, Dec. 13th from 6:30-8:30pm
Blanco BBQ
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.