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Grumman Amateur Radio Club

Monthly meetings are temporarily suspended.

Next VE session on Fwbruary 12th, at Bethpage Community Park. Contact Ed WB2EAV, 516-507-8969.

The Bethpage Repeater(146.745) is ON THE AIR. The Hauppauge (145.33) Repeater is ON THE AIR.

GARC Holiday party, December 2014.

GARC Dinner, August 2016.

GARC Summer party, August 2017.

GARC Holiday party, December 2017.

GARC Holiday party, August 2018.

Read the Club Newsletter.

Click for Bethpage, New York Forecast

GARC participated in the International Lighthouse Weekend Aug 20, 2005, from the Nantucket Lightship in Oyster Bay.

Operation from the original radio room.

Some Pictures from our 2004 operation.

Read the Nantucket's history.

Blue Ball Items

Plane News article from July 1983. Putting the Blue Ball on Plant 5. 6/03.

Take a Blue Ball Photo Tour. 8/02.

Download a Video on Blue Ball History. It is a 6.6 Meg file, and uses Windows Media Player. 8/02.

Newsday Article on the Ball. 8/24/01.

Read news about the new Blue Ball. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader) 12/01.


 Twenty Meters: 14.262  at 12:00 PM EST Wednesdays. *suspended
 Forty Meters:   7.289  at  7:30 AM EST Sundays.
 Two Meters:    146.745 at  8:30 PM EST Thursdays.  *Simplex
                145.33  at  8:45 PM EST Thursdays. 
                145.33  at  9:00 PM EST Mondays (ARES/RACES).

Club Meetings:

All meetings are held in Farmingdale: Ellsworth Allen Park, Heisser Lane and Motor Ave. (entrance on Motor Ave.), Farmingdale, NY.

We have directions and a map here.

To see some previous GARC meetings, click here.

VE Information:

GARC VE sessions are held every second Tuesday. at Bethpage Community Park. Call WB2EAV for the latest information.

Bill N2SFT at the Spark demonstration by George W2KRM 5/2004.

Field Day 2014 Pictures

Field Day 2013 Pictures

Field Day 2006 Pictures

Field Day 2005 Pictures

Field Day 2004 Pictures

Field Day 2003 Pictures

Field Day 2002 Pictures

Field Day 2001 Pictures

Field Day 2000 Pictures

Field Day 1999 Pictures

All WA2LQO Field Day scores

Special Event Station 7/20/2000, commemorating the 30th Anniversary of the Landing on the Moon.

The station was operated from the Original Grumman building in Bethpage, NY, where all the Lunar Modules were built. There were 220 QSOs made. View the log here .

Read the Club Newsletter.

View KE2LJ's tower project

View member email addresses. Send corrections and updates to KE2LJ

Download a Grumman Screen Saver for Windows.

Click here to download the mpeg video of an F14 going transonic. It is 1.4 MBs.

This is a still picture of an F18 breaking the sound barrier. It is a MS Word doc file about 1.4 MBs also.

Membership Application: Click here to download a 34K Word Doc file. Fill it out, and send to 215 Birchwood Park Drive, Jericho, NY 11753-2302 Or email it to one of the addresses below.

Affiliated Radio Club Links



GARC supports the Boy Scout Jamboree on the Air. Read about JOTA


President: Ed Gellender WB2EAV. 516-507-8969.

Vice President: Vacant.

Secretary: Karen Cefalo W2ABK.

Treasurer: Ed Gellender WB2EAV. 516-507-8969.

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Last Update 1/16/2019.

Webmaster is Pat Masterson KE2LJ