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Accessed on 01 April 2022, 2117 UTC.
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News & Features
04/01/2022 | Register to Log in to ARRL.ORG
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04/01/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
Many solar flares blasting off this week.Read More
03/24/2022 | Ham Payload Going to the Chinese Space Station
IARU satellite frequency coordination panel reports that an application has been submitted for an amateur radio payload to be hosted on the Chinese Tiangong space station.Read More
03/24/2022 | New Amateur Radio License Applications Fee To Become Effective April 19, 2022
FCC announces new fees, effective April 19, 2022 and mandated by Congress, will apply a $35 fee to applications for a new Amateur Radio license, modification (upgrade and sequential call sign change), renewal, and vanity call signs.Read More
03/21/2022 | Friedrichshafen HAM RADIO 2022 Will Welcome Worldwide Visitors
Organizers look forward to HAM RADIO 2022 exhibition in Friedrichshafen, Germany, June 24 – 26.Read More
03/21/2022 | Hamvention 2022 Announces Award Winners
2022 Dayton Hamvention award winners announcedRead More
03/21/2022 | AMSAT Receives a Grant From ARDC
AMSAT has received a generous grant from Amateur Radio Digital Communications for the development of a 3U spaceframe with deployable solar panels.Read More
03/21/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
Plenty of sunspot activity this week, along with numerous solar flares.Read More
03/11/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
The K7RA Solar Update Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: On March 11 at 0431 UTC, Australia’s Space Forecast Centre issued this warning: “A slow coronal mass ejection has been observed late on 10 March, and event modeling suggests arrival at the Earth l…Read More
03/10/2022 | AMSAT Pioneer Ray Soifer, W2RS, SK
AMSAT Pioneer Ray Soifer, W2RS, SKRead More
03/10/2022 | ARRL Teachers Institute to Offer Four Sessions this Summer
ARRL Teachers Institute to Offer Four Sessions this SummerRead More
03/10/2022 | Annual Armed Forces Day Cross-Band Exercise Set for May 14
Annual Armed Forces Day Cross-Band Exercise Set for May 14Read More
03/09/2022 | Study: Rapid Development of Satellite Mega-Constellations Risks Tragedies of the Commons
A study reported inNature, “Satellite mega-constellations create risks in Low Earth Orbit, the atmosphere and on Earth,” in Scientific Reports (May 2021) by Aaron C. Boley and Michael Byers, says the rapid development of mega-constellations risks mult…Read More
03/08/2022 | Former ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania SM, Traffic Handler Joe Ames, W3JY, SK
Former ARRL Eastern Pennsylvania SM, Traffic Handler Joe Ames, W3JY, SKRead More
03/07/2022 | Axiom Private Astronaut Mission Crew Will Conduct ARISS School Contacts
The astronauts aboard the Ax-1 private space mission will conduct ARISS school contacts.Read More
03/04/2022 | The K7RA Solar Update
Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: Solar activity was weaker over the February 24 – March 2 reporting week, with the average daily sunspot number weakening from 54.3 to 44, but average daily solar flux rising slightly from 95.4 to 98.5. Geomagnetic num…Read More