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Thursday, April 18, is World Amateur Radio Day (WARD), this year marking the 94th anniversary of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU), founded… Read more
B IS FOR “BOMB”: Big sunspot AR2738 is crackling with B-class solar flares. This morning in France, astrophotographer Philippe Tosi caught… Read more
In April 12, ARRL will conduct the Frequency Measuring Test (FMT), a tradition that dates back to 1931. In that era, prospective participants were pro… Read more
InnovAntennas After the success of the XR6, InnovAntennas announce today the release of the new XR7 models. The XR7 is based on the XR6 model which co… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:
The new Laupahoehoe, Hawaii UHF Repeater is operational. You can find it at 442.550 (+) PL 110.9.
Hawaii Island radio amateurs/hams are encouraged to register for the new ARRL EMMCOMM Course (EC-001). Pacific Section Emergency Coordinator (SEC) Clem Jung (KH7HO) will handle registration for the EC-001 course and will coordinate scheduling with the ARRL Education Department. To register, send an email to Clem at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) is continuing his free Technician License classes on Hawaii Island. Here are the next class sessions: 19 April 2019, 1830 HST, at Discovery Harbor in Ka’u; 23 May 2019 in Waimea (location TBA); and 17 October 2019 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, Hawaii Island. For details, contact Doug at email@example.com.
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section