Welcome to the Fort Smith Area Amateur Radio Club

The Fort Smith Area Amateur Radio Club serves Amateur Radio Operators, and those interested in Amateur Radio in the River Valley area of Western Arkansas and Eastern Oklahoma.

We are a friendly, active club open to anyone interested in Amateur Radio. Apart from the fun, we’re also actively involved in providing emergency communications and severe weather information to the local community.

Club meetings are every third Monday at 7:00pm at the Sebastian County Emergency Communications and Training Facility in Fort Smith. Check the events listing for locations and times. All are welcome to attend the meetings, we’re a very friendly club and love to see visitors at the meetings.

If you’re interested in joining the club, or becoming an Amateur Radio Operator, please contact one of our club officers below or drop us a note on the Contact Us page.

Our mailing address is:

FORT SMITH AR 72902-0032

FSAARC Club Officers

Position Name Call
President Dennis Robinson WX5DR
Vice President John Samuels W5ATW
Secretary Steve Rutherford WC5SR
Treasurer John Annis WO0OOO
Weather Net Coordinator Wayne Johnson W5OFN
VEC Testing Coordinator Steve Rutherford WC5SR