Here’s the latest Amateur/Ham Radio information compiled by HQ ARRL.
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News & Features
New Amateur Extra Class License Manual and Extra Q&A Now AvailableRead More
Scott Wright, K0MD, has been “substantially” stepping back from ham radio while offering his expertise to the US convalescent plasma COVID-19 Expanded Access Program.Read More
The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Administrative Council has appointed Martin Sach, G8KDF, as global Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) Coordinator.Read More
06/30/2020 | Annual 13 Colonies Event Gets Under Way on July 1
The annual 13 Colonies special event will begin on July 1 at 1300 UTC and conclude on July 8 at 0400 UTC.Read More
On May 30, operators at WX4NHC at the National Hurricane Center (NHC), working from home, conducted the annual readiness check of the station.Read More
06/29/2020 | AMSAT Announces 2020 Board of Directors Candidates
A slate of candidates is set for the AMSAT-NA Board of Directors.Read More
West Coast ARRL Qualifying Run station K9JM will transmit the CW version of the 2020 W1AW Field Day Bulletin on 80 and 40 meters.Read More
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Thomas Beebe, W9RY, has been appointed as the Illinois Section Manager.Read More
06/26/2020 | MARS Announces HF Skills Exercise
Members of the Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) will conduct an HF skills exercise July 20 – 24.Read More
The Virginia Air & Space Center (VASC) amateur radio station exhibit will be discontinued, effective July 1.Read More
06/26/2020 | THe K7RA Solar Update
The Sun has gone quiet, for the momentRead More
ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has released a statement in advance of ARRL Field Day 2020.Read More
A New York ham’s call for help was relayed by a ham in Scotland back to the US.Read More
06/24/2020 | SAQ Announces Annual Alexanderson Day Transmission
The vintage SAQ Alexanderson alternator in Sweden will conduct its annual Alexanderson Day transmissions on 17.2 kHz on Sunday, July 5.Read More
Hawaii Island Amateur/Radio News:
All radio amateurs are invited to participate in the upcoming 2020 Hawaiian Islands Grid Madness VHF/UHF simplex event. The Grid Madness program begins on Sunday, 20 September 2020, 1300-1700 HST. The event is sponsored by the Aulani Hui Amateur Repeater Club. For details, please go here: https://gridmadness.blogspot.com
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Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section
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