Special Event

Philo T. Farnsworth W9F Special Event Station August 17, 2019 1400 to 2200 UTC

Commemorating Philo Farnsworth Birthday, Father of Television Special event station operating 40m & 20m SSB from 1400 to 2200 UTC on Saturday August 17 Philo T. Farnsworth, the father of electronic television, worked in Fort Wayne Indiana from 1951 to 1967 for ITT (currently L3Harris Technologies Corporation).  The company name has changed many times. The …

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