American Legion Post 113 Amateur Radio Club N7LGN and the B-17 Bomber “Sentimental Journey”

August 9-15, 2021

American Legion Post 113 Amateur Radio Club N7LGN will welcome the WWII Boeing B-17 Bomber named “Sentimental Journey” on her Flying Legends of Victory Tour, landing at Idaho’s Nampa Airport on August 9th – 15, 2021.

From under the flying fortress’s wing, the club is inviting amateur radio operators, also known as hams from around the world to transmit and receive messages from this unique location.  Club Amateur radio operators will demonstrate some of the latest Software Defined Radio equipment while operating a special events station August 10, 2021, at the Nampa Airport and the public is invited.

A QSL card is a written confirmation of a two-way radio communication between two amateur ham radio stations.  All radio contacts will receive a commemorative QSL postcard for this event.  Visitors will have the opportunity to transmit their own greetings from the B17 while talking with distant stations.

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