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    09/18/2012 | Sean Smith, KG4WSS, Killed in Consulate Attack

    Sean P. Smith, KG4WSS, of Falls Church, Virginia, was killed when the US Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, was attacked on September 11.
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    05/30/2012 | House Armed Services Committee "Urges" MARS Coordination

    On May 18, the US House of Representatives approved HR 4310, The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013. This bill authorizes appropriations for military activities and prescribes military personnel strengths for Fiscal Year 2013. When th
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    07/05/2011 | Another Hollywood Blockbuster Features Amateur Radio

    The summer of 2011 is replete with big movies, ranging from action-adventure flicks to comedies to coming-of-age dramas. And already this summer, Amateur Radio has played a part in not one, but two movies. In Mr Popper’s Penguins, ham radio was featured,
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    05/11/2011 | OSCAR I and Amateur Radio Satellites: Celebrating 50 Years

    1961. It was the middle of the Cold War. John F. Kennedy is inaugurated as the 35th President of the United States. The Bay of Pigs invasion fails in Cuba. The Beatles perform for the first time at the Cavern Club in Liverpool. Freedom Riders are arrested
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    11/02/2010 | Air Force MARS Gets New Leadership

    Richard Jenson -- a Program Manager at the Air Force Network Integration Center (AFNIC) at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois -- has been selected as the new Chief of Air Force MARS (USAF MARS). Jensen replaces Technical Sergeant Jason E. Sandifer, who served
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    09/03/2010 | New Interim Chief Takes Over Air Force MARS

    New Interim Chief Takes Over Air Force MARS
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  • 01/12/2009 | Everett "Curly" Silva, K7HRW (SK)

    Former ARRL Nevada Section Manager Everett "Curly" Silva, K7HRW, passed away December 29, 2008 of cancer. He was 81. A retired captain with the Nevada Highway Patrol, Silva served as Section Manager from January 1994-June 1995. He was affiliated
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