Next MeetingThe next meeting of the Lone Star DX Association will be on Saturday, May 13th
Spring Creek Barbeque
3514 West Airport Freeway, Irving, TX 75062.
Lunch at 11:30, meeting begins at noon.
ProgramVideo show of top 10 Dx-peditions with K4UEE.
DX Dinner at Ham-Com 2017The Lone Star DX Dinner 2017 On June 9th.
It will be at Sheraton Hotel 4440 W John Carpenter Fwy, Irving, TX 75063 ( same as last year).
Happy hour at 5:00 PM followed by dinner at 6:30 PM.
The cost will be $49.00 cash or check and $51 via PayPal , (same as last year).
More info to follow soon.
Send checks to N0RB at the address on QRZ.com (MADE OUT TO LSDXA - not to Rick), or use paypal.
Fresh Garden Salad
Choice of Two Dressings: Ranch, Balsamic, Italian, Bleu Cheese, or Cilantro Lime
Roasted BBQ Chicken and Andouille Sausage
Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes
Chief Choice Dessert
Beverages: Iced Tea & Water
*Coffee upon Individual Guest Request*
Program: VK0EK Heard Island 2016
Prizes:Donated by Yaesu:
FTDX 1200 or its equal value to upgrade the prize to a FTDX 3000 or FTDX 5000MP Limited
Donated by Array Solutions:
RatPak 6 port 5 kW antenna switch and controller
will be held at the Irving Convention Center, June 9th & 10th. For details visit https://www.hamcom.org/.
Friday DX Dinner:
VK0EK Heard Island 2016: More than your usual DXpedition
The talk will describe the project planning and execution. The presentation will strive to be entertaining and informative, and to re-create the experience of the world's most difficult DXpedition.
Saturday morning forum:The Future of DXing and DXpeditions
The effect of the internet, real time communications, and social media on DXing and DXpeditions, and the importance of including Systems Engineering in the future.