QRZ NOW Amateur Radio News


Welcome to the “QRZ Now” update from Big Island ARRL News. Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.  Content supplied by https://qrznow.com. Accessed on 25 April 2019, 0515 UTC, Post 949.

Source:  https://qrznow.com.  Please click link or scroll down to read your selections.

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ALT-512  QRP TRANSCEIVER

ALT-512 QRP TRANSCEIVER

ALL-MODE  QRP TRANSCEIVER for HF + 6m +4m (12 Bands + General Coverage RX) MADE IN EUROPE                      (Coming Soon*)  Aerial-51’s new A… Read more 

Big sunspot AR2738 is crackling with B-class solar flares.

Big sunspot AR2738 is crackling with B-class solar flares.

B IS FOR “BOMB”: Big sunspot AR2738 is crackling with B-class solar flares. This morning in France, astrophotographer Philippe Tosi caught… Read more 


Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) is continuing his free Technician License Classes on Hawaii Island.  The current class is underway at Discovery Harbor in Ka’u.  There are two remaining classes set for this year (2019):  23 May 2019 in Waimea (location TBA) and 17 October 2019 at the Keaau Community Center on Hawaii Island.  For details, contact Doug at douscelle@aol.com.

Hawaii Island radio amateurs are encouraged to sign up for the new ARRL EMCOMM Course (EC-001) which begins in June 2019.  Pacific Section Emergency Coordinator (SEC), Clem Jung (KH7HO) will handle registration for the EC-001 and coordinate scheduling with the ARRL Education Department.  To register, please contact Clem at kh7ho@arrl.net.

For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links.  These news feeds are updated daily and weekly.  Thanks for joining us today.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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