Field Day Description


2015 Field Day - K0NK

Field Day (FD) is an annual activity sponsored by the ARRL to demonstrate emergency preparedness of amateur operators.

A premium is placed on sharp operating skills, adapting equipment that can meet the challenges of emergency preparedness and flexible logistics.

Amateurs produce portable stations capable of long-range communications at almost any place and under almost any condition. Alternative to commercial power in the form of generators, car batteries, windmills or solar power are used to power equipment to make as many contacts as possible