MIRAOur club, the MID-ISLAND RADIO ASSOCIATION is a group of about 35 men and women who enjoy communicating via the radio airwaves. Combining technical skills, community service and social networking opportunities we have fun undertaking stimulating and challenging activities. We are all volunteers and we welcome new members!
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For anyone wanting to try their hand at a satellite QSO there is a new LEO Sat up and activated (November 2017) which is fairly easy to work: AO-91 (43017, FOX-1B) This past week I made contact with WC7V in … Continue reading
The appreciation luncheon for the instructors that took part in the training for the new hams Basic Course. Held on Feb 8, 2018 at the Thalassa Restaurant in Qualicum Beach. Nine students took the course and five have passed the exam, … Continue reading
WHAT’S GOING ON WITH THE MID ISLAND RADIO ASSOCIATION (MIRA) IN EARLY 2018? POSTED BY DON, VE7AX FEBRUARY 5, 2018 WEBSITE UPDATE If you are a frequent visitor to this website, you will note that it has been minimally maintained … Continue reading
Since our hand held portables are battery operated and are relative short range equipment not many of us carry our radio with us all the time. If we are getting together for some purpose we agree to monitor a specific … Continue reading
Do you feel comfortable programming your hand-held (HT) so that you have all the settings for the repeaters in memory? We do that so that we don’t have to fumble around setting frequencies and tones when we need to switch … Continue reading