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Accessed on 11 December 2019, 0605 UTC, Post 1231.
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12/10/2019 | Next Kids Day is Saturday, January 4
The first Saturday in January is Kids Day.Read More
12/10/2019 | RTTY Contesting Stalwart Ron Stailey, K5DJ, SK
Ron Stailey, K5DJ (ex-AB5KD), of Farmington, New Mexico — a major player in the 1990s amateur radio RTTY scene — died on November 25.Read More
12/10/2019 | Amateur Radio News from Antarctica
In Antarctica, Chris Cianflone, W2RTO, is on the air from KC4USV at McMurdo Station.Read More
12/10/2019 | The January Edition of Digital QST is Now Available!
Start reading now!Read More
12/09/2019 | SAQ, Sweden’s Alexanderson Alternator, Announces Scheduled Christmas Eve Transmission
SAQ, the call sign of the 1920s vintage Alexanderson transmitter in Grimeton, Sweden, is set to be on the air for its annual Christmas Eve transmission.Read More
12/09/2019 | 2020 Dayton Hamvention Theme will be “Amateur Radio, The Future”
The theme for the 2020 Dayton Hamvention® will be “Amateur Radio, The Future.”Read More
12/09/2019 | Melissa Pore, KM4CZN, is 2020 Carole Perry Educator of the Year Award Recipient
Melissa Pore, KM4CZN, of Vienna, Virginia, is the 2020 recipient of the Carole Perry Educator of the Year Award, Orlando HamCation has announced.Read More
12/06/2019 | The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Now Available
Start listening now!Read More
12/06/2019 | ARRL’s 12 Days of Deals Start on Monday!
Beginning Monday, December 9, ARRL will offer 12 days of deals.Read More
12/06/2019 | ARRL Asks FCC to Dismiss Petition Seeking Declaratory Ruling on Encoded Message Rule
ARRL has asked the FCC to dismiss a Petition for Declaratory Ruling filed by New York University (NYU), that in ARRL’s view proposes a new interpretation of the rule prohibiting “messages encoded for the purpose of obscuring their meaning.Read More
12/06/2019 | The K7RA Solar Update
Quiet conditions this weekRead More
12/05/2019 | FCC Amending Amateur Radio RF Exposure Safety Rules
The FCC is amending its Part 97 Amateur Service rules relating to RF exposure safety.Read More
12/05/2019 | Dayton Hamvention Admission, Fees to Increase in 2020
Dayton Hamvention® is increasing the cost of admission and its booth fees.Read More
12/05/2019 | The Doctor Will See You Now!
“VHF/UHF propagation” is the topic of the new (December 5) episode of the ARRL The Doctor is In podcast.Read More
12/04/2019 | ARISS Contact with Pennsylvania School to be Streamed Live
An Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) school contact with astronaut Dr. Drew Morgan, MD, KI5AAA, and students at Council Rock High School in Pennsylvania will be livestreamed.Read More
12/04/2019 | Oldest Known US Ham Receives ARRL Centurion Award
The oldest known US radio amateur, Cliff Kayhart, W4KKP, received his ARRL Centurion Award plaque in November.Read More