The speaker for the July 20th meeting will be Chip Margelli, K7JA. In January, Chip and his wife Janet, KL7MF (of HRO) attended the Puerto Rico Section ARRL Convention, and were able to visit the renowned Arecibo Observatory, the world’s largest radio telescope. They were privileged to be allowed to trek up the catwalk to the feed platform, suspended 500 feet above the 1000-foot reflective dish below. Come to the July 20th meeting for a VIP tour of Arecibo!
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Today in History
Israel responds to an ominous build-up of Arab forces along its borders by launching simultaneous attacks against Egypt and Syria. Jordan subsequently entered the fray, but the Arab coalition was no match for Israel’s proficient armed forces. In six days of fighting, Israel occupied the Gaza Strip ...
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