Amateur Information

On Monday April 8th 2024 a total solar eclipse will cross North America, passing over Mexico, the United States and Canada.

Buffalo, North Tonawanda and Wheatfield will be in full totality between 2:04pm EDT and 3:18pm EDT. You will need solar viewing glasses to watch this event on the April 8. Please do not attempt to look at the eclipse with out these glasses, (looking at the solar eclipse with out them can cause damage to your eyes) These glasses are available at any public library branch.

                       ARATS NETS:

First Net: Tuesday Night’s at 8pm Jim N2UHJ holds his 10 METER NET on 28.450.

Second Arats Net: Thursday Night’s at 8:30pm I hold a 2 Metet Net on 146.955 PL Tone 151.4 on the Arats Repeater.

Net Controlers are Bob KC2SZQ, Steve KD2PBZ and Phil KD2QCT.


Each Wednesday Night at 9 PM, Keith WB2VUO holds a 2 METER SIDE BAND NET on 144.210 .

Amatuer News line has temporarily been Canncled.

VE Exams,

Lancaster ARC: John H. Maxwell Phone (716) 404-9256, or [email protected].

Western New York.

WNY Section Manager Laura Mueller. N2LIM–

ARATS Board Meetings

Arats March Board Meeting has been Canceled.
Arats Next Board of Directors Meeting will be held on Saturday April 13, 2024. Meeting location Adams Fire Company Hall 2. Time pm.