Johnny Cash Birthday Special Event Station

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!'”

Matt Thomas, W1MST, is the managing editor of Contact him at [email protected].

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