The Oldest Cadet Club, Today: W2KGY

TitleThe Oldest Cadet Club, Today: W2KGY
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Conference2021
AuthorsPearce, N, McGurrin, P
Conference NameHamSCI Workshop 2021
Date Published03/2021
Conference LocationScranton, PA (Virtual)

Although the Cadet Amateur Radio Club, callsign W2KGY, boasts the title of ‘Oldest Cadet Club’ since its founding in 1926, it leads cutting-edge innovation on radioscience and sport. The club develops technically adept leaders of character trained on military equipment while maintaining a developmental culture from its amateur background. This poster showcases past accomplishments of the club and presents its future plans as a cornerstone of electromagnetic warfare training for the Corps of Cadets. Further, the poster demonstrates the club’s usefulness to the academy as a research testbed for satellite operation and propagation studies.

Refereed DesignationNon-Refereed
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