NASA Ames Research Center
Amateur Radio Club

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Simplex Net: 146.445 MHz        Repeater: 145.250 MHz, minus offset, tone 123.0
Special Events including NASA-TV audio 146.490 MHz

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Last Update: July 8, 2015

Join the AARC (both contractor and civil servant eligible), click here
You don’t need to be licensed to be a club member (but we will help you get a license).

To subscribe to the AARC mailing list, go to
This page requests info, and lets an individual subscribe, unsubscribe, etc.

Don’t use your walkie-talkie while driving on Ames property

AARC meets every third Thursday monthly 12 noon at AARC Shack, talk-in 146.445 simplex.

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