Today, the Moncton Area Amateur Radio Club (MAARC) had the privilege of hosting the 2019 Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) Annual General Meeting in Riverview, New Brunswick. In attendance were various members of RAC lead by President, Glenn MacDonell (VE3XRA). Also in attendance was the President of the American Radio Relay League (ARRL), Rick Roderick (K5UR).
Todays meeting saw approximately 50 local attendees with the event also being streamed live to other Hams around the world. During the event, special guests were presented with various plaques to commemorate the occasion. Several RAC members gave those in attendance and on stream various presentations covering financials, a review of RAC activities during the past year and also a special message from AARL President Rick Roderick (K5UR). Several presentations were also given by local MAARC members which included Denis (VE9MUD) presenting a review of MAARC History, JP (VE9BK) presenting a review of CARG and Yvon (VE1VON) presenting an overview of the the new Fusion Repeater and site. At the end of the meeting, those attending were treated to a Q&A session.
MAARC would like to thank Radio Amateurs of Canada for choosing to have their AGM in our area and we hope to see them return again soon. A special thanks to all those who volunteered to help make the RAC AGM a success.
We continue to update this post with new photos as they are submitted. A special thank you to all photo contributors.