February 6-7, 2021, NARC will host the 18th annual Special Event to commemorate the loss of the Space Shuttle Columbia over Nacogdoches and Deep East Texas on February 1st, 2003. Many hundreds of Amateur Radio Operators came to East Texas to assist in the recovery of debris from the shuttle and to provide communications for many of the agencies involved.

Club members will participate in this Special Event from their home stations, using SSB, CW, and FT8/FT4 on all bands 160 – 6 meters. All contacts will be confirmed via LOTW. Requests for paper QSL cards must include a SASE. Send QSL requests to the club address for W5NAC.