The Northeast Arkansas Radio Club is sponsoring a special event station in honor of Johnny Cash’s birthday.
All licensed amateur operators are welcome to contact N5C on Sunday, February 26, 2012 from 12:00pm CST (1800 UTC) to 8:00pm CST (0200 Feb. 27, 2012 UTC).
Stations making a confirmed contact with N5C will receive a commemorative certificate.
They are planning on operating at least one station in Johnny’s boyhood hometown of Dyess Colony, AR. Stations making contact with the Dyess Colony station will receive a special designation on their certificate.
Planned operating frequencies will be: 3.835, 7.260, 14.260 and 28.330 mHz (+/-3 kHz).
“He ‘walked the line,’ now let us ‘talk the line!'”