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News & Features
01/25/2022 | Weak Signals Heard from Spanish Satellites EASAT-2 and HADES
AMSAT-EA (Spain) has said it appears that EASAT-2 and HADES are transmitting, and that weak signals have been heard.Read More
01/21/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: Solar and geomagnetic activity increased this week.Read More
01/20/2022 | Two Radio Amateurs Appointed to the FCC Technological Advisory Council (TAC)
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel named two prominent radio amateurs among her appointments to the FCC Technological Advisory Council (TAC) on January 19.Read More
01/20/2022 | Extended ARRL Team Will Support February’s ARRL National Convention in Orlando
A large ARRL team of member-volunteers, program representatives, and presenters will advance the convention theme inviting attendees to “reDiscover Radio” at Orlando HamCation.Read More
01/19/2022 | FCC Seeks Attorney-Advisor for its Mobility Division
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has posted an opening for an attorney-advisor in the Mobility Division of its Wireless Telecommunications Bureau.Read More
01/19/2022 | IARU Region 1 Monitoring System Vice Coordinator Peter Jost, HB9CET, Retires
Peter Jost, HB9CET, has stepped down as International Amateur Radio Union Region 1 Monitoring System (IARUMS) Vice Coordinator.Read More
01/18/2022 | Amateur Operation in 3.45 – 3.5 GHz Segment Must Cease by April 14, 2022
April 14, 2022, is the date by which amateur radio transmissions must stop in the upper 3.45 – 3.5 GHz segment of the amateur secondary 9-centimeter band.Read More
01/18/2022 | Bangladesh Amateur Radio League Founder Saif Shahid, S21A, SK
Bangladesh Amateur Radio League (BARL) founder Saif D. Shahid, S21A/KF6WJZ/G1NWJ, of Albuquerque, New Mexico, died on January 10.Read More
01/18/2022 | Distance Challenge Special Event Set in Arizona
The Northern Arizona DX Association will hold its third Distance Challenge Special Event at Quartzfest (QF) on January 23 – 29, 2022.Read More
01/18/2022 | ARES Activates as Wind-Driven Year-End Fire Destroys 1,000 Colorado Homes
Nine Boulder County (Colorado) Amateur Radio Emergency Services (BCARES) volunteers turned out on December 30, 2021 as the devastating Marshall Fire roared through neighborhoods.Read More
01/18/2022 | Homebrew Heroes Award to be Managed by Ham Radio Workbench
The ICQ Amateur/Ham Radio Podcast team has shifted ownership and management of the Homebrew Heroes Award to the Ham Radio Workbench Podcast.Read More
01/18/2022 | New Section Manager Appointed for Northern New York
Rocco Conte, WU2M, of Gloversville, New York, has been appointed as interim Northern New York Section Manager.Read More
01/14/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: The Australian Space Forecast Centre issued a warning at 2355 UTC on January 13.Read More
01/13/2022 | Youth on the Air Camp to Return in June
After a successful pilot camp program in 2021, the next camp for Youth on the Air (YOTA) in the Americas has been set for June 12 – 17.Read More
01/13/2022 | ARRL Foundation to Create Club Grants Program
A new ARRL Foundation Club Grants program, funded by a grant from Amateur Radio Digital Communications (ARDC), will make $500,000 available to radio clubs.Read More
01/13/2022 | Launch of a Wooden Satellite Still Pending
Two spacecraft comprised of wood or using wooden framing are hoping to launch this year and next.Read More
Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Officer
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section