Welcome to the Nellis Radio Amateur Club (NRAC) official website. We are in the north end of the Las Vegas valley near Nellis AFB. We meet at the North Las Vegas Salvation Army HQ at 2828 E Cheyenne Ave.(Scroll to the bottom of the page for directions.) If you are not yet licensed but want to see what it is all about, come to a meeting and meet some of the local ham radio operators and we will be glad to answer any questions you may have. You do not need to be a member or a licensed amateur to visit us at a meeting. Are you newly licensed? Check out the join us tab for a free one year membership. Recently upgraded? You too can get a free six month membership with documentation of your upgrade within the last thirty days.
March 31st -April 2nd 2017 NVCON Click Here or on logo for more information.
Check the updated Ham Radio Class Schedule here for 2017!!
Now that you have tinkered with some HF privileges as a General Class Operator are you ready to step up your game? Amateur Extra Upgrade classes begin April 10, 2017 Click Here for sign up information.
**Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 7:00 pm (the May club meeting) at: 2828 E. Cheyenne Blvd., in the Chapel, (regular address, different building). We expect a LARGE group of people to attend the presentation. Therefore, you MUST RSVP to attend the presentation. The seating is limited to the first 100 people who RSVP. If you just “show up” on the night of the presentation, you may not get in if you are not on the RSVP list, and we have reached the seating limit. Contact Jane to RSVP.**
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The club was formed in 1995 by a few ham radio enthusiasts at Nellis AFB. With our affiliation we support them by providing communications for some of their community events and participate in some of the events with them. Some annual events we provide communications for is Corporate Challenge and their Volk’s March. Other events that we assist with providing communications for are Challenge Cup Relay aka Baker to Vegas, Silver State Classic, and Jamboree On The Air (JOTA) along with other community events.
In November 2003 we became an ARRL affiliated club. Our members are also active with other amateur radio related groups to include RACES, ARES, Skywarn, and CERT.
Our meetings are held at the Salvation Army Fellowship Hall in North Las Vegas, on the 2nd Thursday of each month a 7:00 PM. The club also sponsors a weekly net on the KC7TMC repeaters on non-meeting Thursday at 7:00 PM. All amateur radio operators are invited to participate in the net and attend our monthly meetings.
Want more information on our organization? You can contact any of the club’s officers by sending mail to one of the addresses listed below, post on our new forums or come to a meeting. We will be glad to help get you the information you need.
Not sure who to contact? Submit your request to our executive board. All requests will be forwarded to the correct point of contact.
2828 E. Cheyenne Ave
North Las Vegas, NV, 89030
West of CSN Campus
Map of the location
4082 Paramount St
Las Vegas, NV 89115-2330