Rudy, N5YIC is the latest member to join the ranks of the “Rare Ones” of New Orleans. He is a active and popular amateur radio operator within the Greater New Orleans Area. Rudy is a rare sight in New Orleans since he is frequently traveling in his truck cruising around town. So it is a rare sighting if you catch a glimpse of the newest “Rare One” Road Runner Rudy!
Rudy is a constant fixture in the New Orleans Amateur Radio Community. He can often be found holding court at the local Dot’s Dinner with his friend and colleagues! You can view Rudy’s Bio here: Meet the Rare Ones
The “Rare Ones” of New Orleans are proud to announce three (3) new Associate Members. There name and call signs are as follows:
#134 Jon Dallons – KB6TAZ
#133 Harry Herbert – AB5FU
#132 Burt Cram – K4IO
Congratulations to Jon, Harry, and Burt!
Jimmy ” the Alligator” Villar, WA5HOD and Mark “the LSU Tiger” Poche, N5GFK resigned, in good standing, from the “Rare Ones” of New Orleans effective September 18, 2018. The “Rare Ones” of New Orleans extends their gratitude to both Jimmy and Mark for participating in the activities of the Rare Ones of New Orleans over the past 18 months. Jimmy and Mark both have extensive family obligations at this time, and wish the “Rare Ones” and all the extended amateur radio family their best regards in the future.
Kenny Soniat – N5QYX is the newest member of the “Rare Ones” of New Orleans. Kenny is a life long resident of the Greater New Orleans area and appreciates the opportunity promote the City of New Orleans and the Audubon Zoo through his activities as a member of the “Rare Ones”. Kenny is an avid football fan and loves to fish in the costal marshes of Louisiana. His bio can be found here: Meet the Rare Ones