Here are today’s leading Amateur/Ham Radio news stories compiled by HQ ARRL.
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Accessed on 20 October 2020, 1416 UTC, Post 1683.
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News & Features
10/19/2020 | Robert Bankston, KE4AL, is New AMSAT President
Robert Bankston, KE4AL, of Dothan, Alabama, is the new president of AMSAT.Read More
10/19/2020 | ARRL Logbook of The World Harmonizes Designation of FST4 Protocol
The Logbook of The World (LoTW) Committee worked with WSJT-X developer Joe Taylor, K1JT, to harmonize the designation of FST4 among WSJT-X, the ADIF standard, and LoTW.Read More
10/19/2020 | FCC Headquarters Relocates
FCC Headquarters has moved.Read More
10/19/2020 | ARRL Executive Committee to Meet on October 22
The ARRL Executive Committee will meet at 1800 UTC on October 22 in closed virtual session.Read More
10/16/2020 | Florida ARES Group Publishes After-Action Book
A new paperback is aimed at the Amateur Radio Emergency Service Community.Read More
10/16/2020 | The K7RA Solar Update
Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports.Read More
10/15/2020 | Now Open! The 15th Annual ARRL Online Auction
The 15th Annual ARRL Online Auction is now open for registration and bidding.Read More
10/14/2020 | Jamboree on the Air Takes Place this Weekend
Scouting’s Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) and concurrent Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI) will be held Friday, October 16, through Sunday, October 18.Read More
10/14/2020 | 2021 Edition of The ARRL Handbook and New Microcontroller Projects Book Available
It’s here! The ARRL Handbook for Radio Communications for 2021.Read More
10/14/2020 | Multiple Balloons Carrying Ham Radio Payloads Launched
Eleven schools across the US launched helium-filled balloons carrying amateur radio payloads on October 9.Read More
10/13/2020 | ARRL Comments in Orbital Debris Mitigation Proceeding
ARRL targeted two specific areas of concern regarding a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (FNPRM) in IB Docket 18-313 — mitigation of orbital debris in the new space age.Read More
10/13/2020 | AB1OC Wins the October 2020 QST Cover Plaque Award
The winning article for the October 2020 QST Cover Plaque award is “Ham Bootcamp: Getting Hams On the Air.”Read More
10/13/2020 | Bob Buus, W2OD, Appointed as Northern New Jersey Section Manager
Bob Buus, W2OD, of Holmdel, has been appointed as Northern New Jersey Section Manager.Read More
10/13/2020 | IARU Administrative Council Addresses Wide-Ranging Agenda in Virtual Meeting
The International Amateur Radio Union Administrative Council (AC) met in a virtual session on October 8 – 10.Read More
10/12/2020 | Shop AmazonSmile on Prime Day, and Amazon Donates to ARRL
Amazon Prime Day is Back! Deals start on Tuesday, October 13.Read More
10/09/2020 | Mark Stillman, KA3JUJ, Appointed as New Delaware Section Manager
Mark Stillman, KA3JUJ, of Newark, Delaware, has been appointed as ARRL Delaware Section Manager.Read More