Accessed on 22 May 2018, 0509 UTC, Post #565.
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Here are today’s top Amateur/Ham Radio news items from HQ ARRL in Newington, CT, 06111. Views expressed in this news summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.
Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: Weak solar activity continues, with sunspots returning on May 4 – 14 before disappearing again.Read More
There is no doubt that the recent FT8 digital protocol has gotten hams on the air.Read More
The first science results from the Solar Eclipse QSO Party (SEQP) last August 21 have been published in the American Geophysical Union journal Geophysical Research Letters.Read More
05/17/2018 | Radio Contact Planned Between Cape Cod and Newfoundland During Marconi Daughter’s Visit
During the planned visit of radio pioneer Guglielmo Marconi’s daughter, Princess Elettra Marconi, to Cape Cod National Seashore on May 31, she has been invited to take part in a scheduled contact.Read More
he Amateur Radio community of Puerto Rico was honored by the island’s House of Representatives on May 8 in San Juan.Read More
The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station team (ARISS) team and Hamvention® will be working together again this year, as ARISS kicks off its 2018 fundraising campaign.Read More
05/17/2018 | The Doctor Will See You Now!
“RF Loss” is the topic of the latest (May 10) episode of the “ARRL The Doctor is In” podcast.Read More
Hamvention® 2018 will utilize a low-power Information Radio Station on 1620 kHz AM to get out the word on traffic, parking, and event details to visitors as they approach XeniaRead More
05/16/2018 | “Extra, Extra! Hear All about Hamvention!
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio events:
During the current Kilauea eruption and lava flow emergency, please monitor the VOAD Repeater on Mauna Kea (146.72 MHz, 100 Hz tone) and the 40 meter interisland net (7.088 MHz, LSB). These frequencies can be used to send emergency traffic. Please monitor Hawaii County Civil Defense Agency updates which are aired over Hawaii Island broadcast stations and through the social media.
- For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links. These news feeds are updated daily. Thanks for joining us today.
- Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM), Public Information Coordinator, Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section.