Welcome To The
Portland Amateur Wireless Association
Established in 1914 and affiliated with the ARRL since 1930, the Portland Amateur Wireless Association has the distinction of being
the oldest Amateur Radio club in Maine as well as having been ARRL affiliated longer than any Amateur Radio club in Maine. We are
a general interest Amateur Radio club. Members are active in the many aspects of Amateur Radio. It offers many services to its members
and the community. Member services include a monthly newsletter, an "Elmers Bureau" (help for new hams), entry level and advanced
Amateur Radio classes and Amateur Radio testing. The PAWA provides communications for many community events in the Southern Maine
area. Many PAWA members are involved in emergency communications in Southern Maine. The PAWA also sponsors an electronics fleamarket.
newly licensed Hams, the PAWA offers a free calendar year associate membership.
Membership and meetings are open to anyone who is
interested in radio communications.
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Suggestions and Comments are invited
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Click on Meetings for Details
Mondays at 7:00 PM on the 146.73 repeater
(-600, 100.0 Hz Tone)
The 2014 PAWA Hamfest is Saturday, April 19, 2014.
Click on "Hamfest" for details
2014 Marks The 100th Birthday Of The
Portland Amateur Wireless Association!