PO Box 4044, Wilmington, NC 28406


The Azalea Coast Amateur Radio Club (ACARC) is a non-profit organization devoted to the enhancement of amateur radio interests. We invite you to join and become a member of this exciting organization.

The ACARC owns, maintains and operates an open-access 2-meter repeater on 147.180 + with an 88.5 access tone and a 440 repeater on 442.500+ also with an 88.5 access tone. The 2-meter repeater features an open phone patch. Additionally the ACARC maintains and operates the original radios aboard the Battleship North Carolina as well as maintaining a guest operating program allowing amateur radio operators to operate from the Battleship North Carolina.

The ACARC newsletter, This Listening Post, is published monthly and is distributed via e-mail. The newsletter is also available on the ACARC Website: http://www.ac4rc.org/

The ACARC meets monthly (Third Tuesday) at 7:00 PM at the Cape Fear Community College - North Campus, 4500 Blue Clay Rd, Castle Hayne NC 28429. During the monthly meetings club business is conducted, future activities and community support projects are discussed, and a program on some facet of amateur radio is presented.

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