We hope that you’ll find these links useful, interesting, or of value.
Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC)
Radio Amateurs of Canada is a not-for-profit membership association with headquarters in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. RAC is a national organization, representing the interests of amateur radio all across Canada.
Local Radio Clubs
Ottawa Amateur Radio Club (OARC)
The Ottawa Amateur Radio Club Inc. (OARC) is an association of radio amateurs devoted to the promotion of interest in amateur radio communications in the National Capital Area and to the advancement and achievement of club members. The Diefenbunker and the OARC combine forces annually to compete in the RAC Winter Contest (see the results of last years contest elsewhere on this site).
Ottawa Valley Mobile Radio Club (OVMRC)
West Carleton Amateur Radio Club (WCARC)
Almonte Amateur Radio Club (AARC)
Other Museums & Places of Interest
Military Communications & Electronic Museum
The Military Communications & Electronic Museum is located at CFB Kingston on 95 Craftsman Blvd., Highway #2, Kingston East, Ontario, and has 10,000 square feet of display area with over 5,000 items to view. Admission is by voluntary donation.
Titan Missile Museum
At the Titan Missile Museum, near Tucson, Arizona, visitors journey through time to stand on the front line of the Cold War. This preserved Titan II missile site, officially known as complex 571-7, is all that remains of the 54 Titan II missile sites that were on alert across the United States from 1963 to 1987.
Canadian Forces Station (CFS) Alert
CFS Alert, Nunavut is the most northern permanently inhabited settlement in the world. First opened in 1958 as Alert Wireless Station, call sign VDH, the station’s name changed to CFS Alert as a result of Unification and it became a part of the Canadian Forces Supplementary Radio System.