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: May 17, 2016

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.

Previous AARC News Bulletins and Presentations

Ames NODeS CubeSat Launch on May 16, 2016

Image showing Ames Research Center engineer performing final software load and check to NODeS cubesats.

AARC Frequencies

AARC Continuing Meetings

Previous AARC News Bulletins

Presentations at AARC Meetings and other programs:

Amateur Television from AARC

NASA Schedules and News Links

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Amateur Satellite Information

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International Space Station Amateur Radio Communications


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