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New Ham Net Welcomes New Hams

New net helps new hams gain confidence operating on the air.

June 18, 2024

SAQ to be On-Air June 30th for Alexanderson Day

1924 SAQ radio transmitter to transmit CW on 17.2 kHz.

June 17, 2024

AMSAT Engineering Q&A Sessions Start June 21

AMSAT Vice President of Engineering to host sessions June 21-23.

June 16, 2024

Shortwave Radiogram: Digital Modes that are not Phony.

Radio program transmits digital text and images.

June 12, 2024

30th Episode of TX Factor Marks 10 Years of Shows

Latest episode looks at QO-100, Yaesu FTM-500D, and more.

June 11, 2024

Santa Barbara Amateur Radio Club Announces Scholarship Recipient

Annual scholarship is awarded to outstanding high school senior.

June 09, 2024

24 Hours Le Mans Special Event Through June 16

TM24H is on the air celebrating the 24 hour road race in France.

June 08, 2024

CQ Pride Event Begins Today

Special event celebrates inclusion in amateur radio from June 7-17.

June 05, 2024

13 Colonies Special Event 2024

The 13 Colonies Special Event returns in 2024 for its 16th year.

June 04, 2024

Japan Tests Suspension of AM Radio Stations

Testing period is designed to measure impact of shutting down AM radio.

June 03, 2024

FCC Seeks Comments on Impact of Communications from Geomagnetic Storms

Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau seeks to understand impact of May solar storms.

June 02, 2024

HAM RADIO 2024 is June 28-30 in Friedrichshafen

The 47th annual international ham radio exhibition.

June 01, 2024

A Wiki for Open Source in Amateur Radio highlights alternatives to commercial products.

May 31, 2024

RSGB Strategic Priorities Update

Four priorities help provide focus and security for the future.

May 30, 2024

HamCation Accepting 2025 Award Nominations

Nominations close November 1, 2024.

May 29, 2024

80th Anniversary of the Allied Assault on Normandy Special Event

Special event call sign TM80DDAY will be on the air June 4-9.

May 28, 2024

QRP Day is June 17th

IARU Region 3 QRP Day promotes QRP operation.

May 27, 2024

2024 CQ Amateur Radio Hall of Fame Inductees

Joachim Kraft, Tim Duffy, Richard A. Ross inducted in 2024.

May 27, 2024

2024 Contest University Session Videos

Contest University session videos posted to YouTube.

May 26, 2024

ARRL Hamvention Forum Videos

2024 ARRL National Convention forum recordings posted.

May 26, 2024

W9IMS Indy 500 Special Event

Special event runs May 20 - 26.

May 24, 2024

Hamvention Interviews: MMDVM, M17, FreeDV

News from both the MMDVM and FreeDV projects.

May 23, 2024

Hamvention 2024 Sets Attendance Record

Event sets record with 35,877 attendees.

May 23, 2024

Hamvention Interview: Linux in the Ham Shack

Linux in the Ham Shack is a podcast about all things Ham Radio and Linux.

May 22, 2024

Puerto Rico Mega POTA Event May 26

Mega POTA event will feature activations from 23 clubs on the island of Puerto Rico.

May 21, 2024

Hamvention Interview: HamSCI

AF8A discusses HamSCI and its mission.

May 21, 2024

SEA-PAC Ham Convention Starts May 31

The three day event takes place in Seaside, Oregon.

May 20, 2024

Hamvention Interview: Photon Radio

Photon Radio aims for high speed data transmissions over HF frequencies.

May 19, 2024

Hamvention Interview: Young Ladies' Radio League

YLRL is the recipient of the Hamvention 2024 Club of the Year Award.

May 18, 2024

Hamvention Interview: Libre Space Foundation SatNOGS Project

Dan White talks about the Open Source satellite telemetry reception network.

May 18, 2024

Hamvention Interview: AMSAT CubeSatSim Kit

Alan Johnson gives an overview of the AMSAT CubeSatSim Kit.

May 17, 2024

Hamvention Interview: World Radio League

Interview with James Cribbs (KN4NEH) CEO of Ham Radio Prep at Hamvention.

May 16, 2024

Hamvention Interview: Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network (AREDN)

Interview with Randy (WU2S) and Tim (KN6PLV) of AREDN.

May 16, 2024

OpenWebRX and OpenWebRX+ are Recipients of 2024 Amateur Radio Software Award

DD5JFK and KC1TXE recognized for software projects that enhance amateur radio.

May 15, 2024

HAARP not Connected to Intense Aurora Display

Press release reiterates sun as source of recent aurora event.

May 14, 2024

Contest University Takes Place Day Before Hamvention

Full day of contest related training and knowledge will be live streamed.

May 13, 2024

AMSAT Engineers Ready for Hamvention

Engineers answer questions about GOLF-TEE, Fox-Plus, and ASCENT projects.

May 12, 2024

First Contact Made Through QO-100 from North America

FT8 contact between London and Newfoundland is first for QO-100.

May 11, 2024

G5 Geomagnetic Storm Persists

Aurora may once again be visible at lower latitudes tonight.

May 10, 2024

POTA Event Heats up the Ice Age Trail May 11th

Operators will activate parks along the the Ice Age National Scenic Trail.

May 07, 2024

HamSCI to Present Initial Eclipse Findings at Hamvention

Additional forum and booth talks to follow.

May 05, 2024

HAARP Transmitting Ionospheric Experiments May 8-10

Research will focus on detection of space debris.

May 04, 2024

Club Pico Balloon Celebrates a Year in Orbit

WB6RER balloon with WSPR beacon has made 12 orbits.

May 03, 2024

Young Ham of the Year Award Seeking Nominations

Nominations are being excepted through the end of May.

April 30, 2024

Longtime CQ Magazine Publisher Dick Ross Silent Key

Mr. Ross took over publishing duties in 1979.

April 29, 2024

CONF' QRP is May 18th in France

This free event is a meeting of QRP amateurs in Rennes, France.

April 29, 2024

National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting Extended Hours During Hamvention

WC8VOA museum station will be on the air for hams to operate.

April 27, 2024

D-STAR InfoCon at Hamvention

3 hour class caters to both beginners and advanced users.

April 25, 2024

2024 ARRL National Convention at Dayton Hamvention

The convention focuses on all things ARRL.

April 25, 2024

MFJ to Cease Production of all Brands

Remaining stock will continue to be sold.

April 24, 2024

ROC-HAM Celebrates International Marconi Day

Special event takes place on April 27th.

April 23, 2024

Special Event Station GB6WW Celebrates End of World War II

Event will be on the air May 1st through May 28th.

April 22, 2024

Prep Comms Podcast Debuts May 1st

Podcast will be the first from newly formed Ham Radio Network.

April 21, 2024

Handiham QSO Party to Promote Handiham Program

Handiham Radio Club will be on the air April 26-28

April 21, 2024

Hams in India to Relay Election Results

Hams in remote Pune district to relay polls where cell towers can't reach.

April 20, 2024

M17 Project Remote Radio Unit Technical Walk-Through

Open source radio project highlights recent hardware build.

April 18, 2024

2024 WIA National Convention and AGM

WIA has released the speaker schedule for the WIA National Convention and AGM.

April 16, 2024

QRP To The Field (QRPTTF) Event this Saturday

QRPTTF encourages QRP operation at home and in the field.

April 15, 2024

Eastern VHF/UHF Microwave Conference 2024

The 47th iteration of this event will feature ARRL CEO David Minster as Banquet Speaker.

April 14, 2024

World Amateur Radio Day 2024

Get on the air and celebrate World Amateur Radio day on April 18th.

April 13, 2024

AO-109 to Reenter Atmosphere in Coming Weeks

Satellite features a 30KHz linear transponder.

April 10, 2024

ROC-HAM Radio Network Celebrates World Amateur Radio Day as W2W

World Amateur Radio Day takes place on April 18th 2024.

April 09, 2024

HamSCI Solar Eclipse QSO Party

Solar Eclipse QSO Party and Gladstone Signal Spotting Challenge take place today.

April 07, 2024

ROC-HAM Solar Eclipse QSO Party

Special event callsign W2E will be active on HF.

April 02, 2024

Ohio NVIS Day 2024

Event encourages operators to get familiar with NVIS antennas.

April 01, 2024

Amateur Radio Operating Class Begins April 4th via Zoom

Free class covers a wide range of ham radio related topics.

March 31, 2024

AMSAT-DL Publishes Geostationary Satellite Proposal

GEO satellite proposal continues to feature large portions of North America.

March 29, 2024

Pirate Hunt DX Contest this Weekend

Finnish DX club sponsors event hunting pirate stations.

March 28, 2024

HamTV Returns to International Space Station

Digital Amateur Television (DATV) transmitter to potentially be operational in coming weeks.

March 26, 2024

GNU Radio Conference 2024 Call for Participation

GRCon24 to take place in Knoxville, Tennessee September 16-20.

March 25, 2024

TAPR Hamvention Forum Schedule

Schedule of forum topics for Hamvention 2024.

March 23, 2024

Omaha Red Cross Winlink Exercise This Weekend

Hams are encouraged to develop Winlink traffic handling skills.

March 20, 2024

POTA Begins Park Prefix Updates

Prefix updates are part of a larger effort to cleanup and reorganize the POTA database.

March 19, 2024

SatNOGS Logs 9 Million Satellite Observations

Global network continues to capture observations from low-earth orbit satellites.

March 18, 2024

AO-73 Back in Eclipse Mode

FUNCube returns to more nominal operation after stint in safe mode.

March 17, 2024

Microwave Activity Day

MAD takes place April 6 at the location of Canada's Cold War Museum.

March 15, 2024

Halifax Resolves Special Event

Hams will operate special event station N4C to commemorate Halifax Resolves.

March 12, 2024

HamCation Sets Attendance Record

Hamfest received more than 25,000 attendees over 3 days.

March 10, 2024

Hamvention Announces 2024 Award Winners

Four winners highlight good works in Ham Radio.

March 07, 2024

OzarkCon 2024 Promotes QRP Activities

Conference takes place April 5th and 6th in Branson, Missouri.

March 05, 2024

Pop-Up Net Celebrates National Pi Day

Join ROC-HAM for a special net on EchoLink and AllStarLink on March 14th.

March 04, 2024

March-April 2024 Communicator

The best club newsletter on the planet.

March 03, 2024

ARDC Quick Hits

Recent updates from ARDC

March 01, 2024

Operators Wanted for World Autism Awareness Week

Event takes place April 1-7.

February 29, 2024

Heil Sound founder Bob Heil Silent Key

Bob Heil passed away after battle with cancer.

February 29, 2024

Patagonia in 2024

A relatively desolate kind of place.

February 26, 2024

Nachugunta Island IOTA Expedition a Success

Hams promote emergency communications preparedness.

February 25, 2024

AO-73 to Temporarily Pause Transponder Operations

Transponder will be inactive March 3 through March 15.

February 24, 2024

HAARP to Transmit Experiments February 28 Through March 3

Experiments lay groundwork for space plasma related studies.

February 23, 2024

ARDC Testing VPN Service

VPN service would allow access to 44Net from virtually anywhere.

February 20, 2024

World Wide Patagonia DX Contest February 25th

Inaugural event takes place for 24 hours.

February 19, 2024

Packet Digipeater on ISS is Active

ARISS and NASA report packet activity is once again active on ISS.

February 18, 2024

Brandmeister Adds TETRA Based Network

TETRA system improves on DMR.

February 13, 2024

ESA Continues to Support Geostationary Satellite Project

Asks amateur radio community for input.

February 11, 2024

Potential for Canada to Ban SDR Devices

Government mentioned Flipper Zero by name, but could encompass all SDRs.

February 11, 2024

Silver Comet Special Event Celebrates Club's 20th Anniversary

Silver Comet Amateur Radio Society celebrates 20 years.

February 09, 2024

Online Technician Course Scheduled February 16 - 17

EVCNB boasts a 90% pass rate.

February 08, 2024

FreeDV Seeks DSP Software Engineer

Contract position runs 6-12 months.

February 07, 2024

Amateur Radio Software Award - Nominations Open

The Amateur Radio Software Award honors Open Source software in ham radio.

February 06, 2024

Pluto Discovery 100th Anniversary Special Event

Special Event W7P on-air February 10-18.

February 05, 2024

AO-92 Satellite Reaches end of Life

Ham Radio satellite celebrates 6 years of successful operation.

February 04, 2024

First Amateur Radio Station Transmits from Moon

Small probe transmits Morse Code on 70 cm.

February 03, 2024

RSGB Will Increase License Exam Fees Starting May 1st

Three of four license levels will see increase in fees.

February 02, 2024

Freeze You Buns Off QRP Event February 3

Event promotes operating QRP.

February 01, 2024

AM Rally February 3-5

Event encourages hams to get on the air in AM mode.

January 31, 2024

Origins of Silicon Valley - Roots in Ham Radio

Local hams set Silicon Valley in motion.

January 30, 2024

90s Era "Ham Radio and More" Radio Show Preserved by DLARC

300 episodes have been digitized for easy online listening.

January 29, 2024

Raspberry Pi Net each Sunday on EchoLink and AllStarLink

ROC-HAM hosts the Raspberry Pi Net with topics ranging from Linux to programming.

January 28, 2024

ROC-HAM Radio Network to Celebrate Solar Eclipse

ROC-HAM will operate callsign W2E.

January 26, 2024

ARRL Board Approves Free Memberships for Students, Coding Competition

Code Competition prizes could total $25,000.

January 23, 2024

Winter Field Day January 27-28

Similar to ARRL Field Day, Winter Field Day in a communications exercise.

January 22, 2024

CQ Pride 2024 Special Event

Multi-day special event runs June 7 - 17.

January 21, 2024

Webinar Showcases Overview of FCC Experimental Licensing Program

SpectrumX reviews the FCC program designed to foster innovation.

January 20, 2024

HamSCI Workshop 2024 Requests Presenters

HamSCI conference looks to build amateur radio community.

January 17, 2024

RSGB Provides Overview of Upcoming Ofcom Changes to Amateur Licensing

RSGB discusses key changes to amateur license framework.

January 16, 2024

SatNOGS Logs 200 Million Data Frames

SatNOGS reaches data milestone collecting satellite telemetry.

January 15, 2024

QRP Self-Spotting Website

QRP Cluster lists hams operating low power.

January 14, 2024

ARISS Seeks Educational Institutions to Host Amateur Radio Contact with ISS

Deadline to submit a proposal is February 29, 2024.

January 10, 2024

International EME 2024 Conference

The 20th International EME Conference takes place August 9-11 2024.

January 09, 2024

CubeSat Developers Workshop 2024

Small-satellite conference takes place April 23-25 2024.

January 08, 2024

DLARC Continues to add Rich History of Ham Radio Content

Amateur Radio Weekly among new additions!

January 06, 2024

January / February Issue of The Communicator

SARC has published 120 pages of ham radio content.

January 03, 2024

Happy New Year!

Thank you for your support.

January 02, 2024

Ham Radio University takes place January 6th

Spreading ham radio knowledge and know-how.

January 01, 2024

WINTERHEAT 2024 runs through January

VHF/UHF simplex contest encourages hams to get on the air.

December 31, 2023

Battle of Cowpens Special Event

K4C special event takes place January 15-18.

December 30, 2023

AMSAT CW Activity Day January 1st

AMSAT CW Activity Day honors W2RS

December 29, 2023

KPH Over the Air Cryptographic Challenge

KPH will transmit a cryptographic challenge on January 20th, 2024.

December 26, 2023

ARISS Experimental SSTV Event December 26-30

SSTV event will utilize the ISS voice repeater.

December 25, 2023

QuartzFest 2024 Begins January 21st

Week-long convention takes place in the Arizona desert.

December 22, 2023

Winter Olivia QSO Party

The QSO party takes place December 24-31, 2023.

December 21, 2023

2024 10 Meter SOTA Challenge

Year-long challenge will encourage 28 MHz activations.

December 21, 2023

Call for Speakers at Bochum Space Conference 2024

The Bochum Space Conference will take place in September 2024.

December 20, 2023

MTARS Tullahoma Hamfest is March 9th, 2024

The kitchen will be open with the usual menu, including BBQ.

December 19, 2023

Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club Trailer not a Regular one

Mobile communications trailer can support any band on any mode.

December 16, 2023

Sagar Island DXpedition

The West Bengal Radio Club will be active from Sagar Island in January.

December 15, 2023

Nana's Field Day Lemonade

An unexpected Field Day surprise.

December 15, 2023

US Islands Awards Program 30th Anniversary

USI plans 30th anniversary award for 2024.

December 14, 2023

The History of Two Way Radios

Raycom produces a film looking back at the history of two way radio.

December 14, 2023

Utah Digital Communications Conference is February 3rd

Utah DCC will highlight amateur radio and the maker communities.

December 13, 2023

TAPR Mini DCC Presentations Now Available

Video of the Mini DCC presentations are available on YouTube.

December 12, 2023

ARISS 40th Anniversary ISS SSTV Event December 16-19

Event celebrates 40 years of amateur radio and human spaceflight.

December 12, 2023

12 Days of Christmas On-Air Special Event

12 Days of Christmas returns for its 5th year.

December 11, 2023

GEO Satellite Proposal Could Include Large Portion of North America, Laser Communications

GEO sat proposal aims to cover majority of European and Canadian populations.

December 10, 2023

Akademisk Radioklubb Celebrates 100 Years with Special Event Callsign

Norway student club is on the air with LA100K callsign.

December 09, 2023

Introducing the Flying Hams Network

WX5WX introduces an aviation themed digital network for hams.

December 08, 2023

RAC Canada Winter Contest

The Winter Contest for 2023 will take place on December 30th.

December 07, 2023

FCC Symbol Rate Limitations Expire January 8th 2024

The rule changes adopted by the FCC go into effect in 30 days.

December 06, 2023

ARDC and ARRL Announce Continued Funding for Scholarships and Grants

ARRL Foundation will distribute $2.1 million over three years.

December 06, 2023

HamSCI Publishes Initial Observations from October Annular Solar Eclipse

Certain signals saw significant enhancements during the October eclipse.

December 05, 2023

ISS SSTV Event December 7-8

Russian cosmonauts will transmit SSTV on 145.800 MHz FM.

December 04, 2023

ARISS 40th Anniversary Conference named ARRL Specialty Conference

Celebration at Kennedy Space Center gets additional publicity.

December 03, 2023

AMSAT Canada Officially Incorporated

AMSAT CA will support amateur radio in space.

December 03, 2023

VP9 QSL Bureau Discontinued

Radio Society of Bermuda discontinues VP9 bureau service.

December 02, 2023

ITU-R Recommends 23cm Amateur Service Operations

ITU-R publishes guidelines for Ham Radio to work alongside RNSS operations.

December 01, 2023

NASA Highlights Ham Radio on International Space Station

NASA highlights ARISS and efforts to promote STEM.

November 30, 2023

Mini Digital Communications Conference December 9th

Online event will feature presentations and annual meeting.

November 29, 2023

Ham Radio WorkBenches On The Air Special Event

Special event hosted by Ham Radio Workbench podcast takes place this weekend.

November 28, 2023

My Radio My Life Documentary Screening in Washington DC

Hams receive free tickets by contacting Mahathi Devulapalli.

November 24, 2023

FOSDEM Seeks Amateur Radio Related Presentations

The Free and Open Source Developer’s Meeting will feature an SDR/Amateur Radio track.

November 24, 2023

3916 Santa Net Active Through Christmas Eve

Santa Net continues 16 years of tradition.

November 23, 2023

NASA Launches Spot the Station App

New NASA app notifies users when the International Space Station is passing overhead.

November 22, 2023

SKYWARN Recognition Day December 2

SKYWARN Recognition Day returns to honor amateur radio operators.

November 21, 2023

Disruption of SOTA Services Possible from Volcanic Eruption

SOTA Cluster and SMS services at risk of being affected.

November 14, 2023

FCC Adopts New Rules for Amateur Radio, Drops Symbol Rate for HF

FCC drops baud rate for HF, establishes 2.8 kHz bandwidth limit.

November 13, 2023

The Communicator November - December Issue Available

SARC publishes November - December issue of The Communicator.

November 12, 2023

New Satellite Distance Record set with SO-50

F4DXV and N1AIA set 5,645.3 km record.

November 11, 2023

Special Event Celebrates First Transatlantic Amateur Contact

HB8DELOY is on the air celebrating first contact between Connecticut and France.

November 10, 2023

Special Event Celebrates Father of Wireless Communication

AU2JCB will celebrate Jagadish Chandra Bose

November 06, 2023

Popular Satellite Image Decoder SatDump Gains Notable Updates

Image projection accuracy has been significantly improved.

November 05, 2023

New SMS Gateway Revives Text Messaging via APRS

New service fills gap left behind after SMSGTE stopped operations.

November 04, 2023

Bruce Kelley 1929 QSO Party

A focus on transmitters based on 1929 or earlier designs.

November 03, 2023

Hedy Lamarr Day 2023

Special event net takes place November 9.

November 02, 2023

Air Force MARS Special Event

Air Force MARS Special Event celebrates 75 years of operation

November 01, 2023

Special Event Station Celebrates European DX Foundation

Event takes place through November 30th.

October 27, 2023

ARISS to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Amateur Radio and Human Spaceflight

The anniversary conference will be held at the NASA Kennedy Space Center in February.

October 26, 2023

ISS SSTV Verification Test October 27 - November 1

SSTV tests will be performed from the International Space Station.

October 25, 2023

Tennessee Wildfires Disable Amateur Radio Repeaters

Lookout Mountain Amateur Radio Community repeaters are offline.

October 24, 2023

FCC Adds Amateur Radio to November Open Meeting Agenda

FCC to discuss removing outdated restrictions.

October 23, 2023

ARDC Recruiting for 2024 Committees

ARDC seeks committee volunteers for 2024.

October 21, 2023

Revision of the RST standard for signal reporting

The time has arrived to adopt a new signal reporting system.

October 19, 2023

GigaParts to expand Huntsville Store, Expand Product Lines

GigaParts will be one of the largest technology stores in the southeast US.

October 17, 2023

RaDAR Rally 2023 Accepting Registrations

Registration is open for RaDAR Rally on November 4th.

October 15, 2023

The Great ShakeOut Winlink Exercise

Hams can use Winlink to participate in the world's largest earthquake exercise.

October 15, 2023

Reminder of HamSCI Solar Eclipse QSO Party

HamSCI will organize multiple operating events around the October 2023 and April 2024 solar eclipse.

October 12, 2023

2023 Zombie Shuffle

CW QRP event is a casual, fun event for zombies.

October 07, 2023

Web based antenna designer and calculator

Web based modeling of simple wire antennas.

October 06, 2023

HEMA Award Scheme Updates

HEMA Summit award scheme is expanding.

October 02, 2023

ISS SSTV Event October 3-5

ISS SSTV event from the Russian module of ISS.

October 01, 2023

Hot Iron Newsletter for Amateur Radio Operators

The Hot Iron Newsletter is a highly technical repository for hams.

October 01, 2023

MMDVM-Based Projects to Merge Into One Open-Source Project

ARDC funds critical updates to MMDVM project.

September 28, 2023

International Enigma Reloaded Event

Enigma Reloaded event aims to promote history of World War II and cryptography.

September 25, 2023

Come and Get Wyoming Special Event

The special event runs from September 22 through October 2 2023.

September 21, 2023

The Online Radio Club MX0ONL

September 18, 2023

Ham Imports Radio Library

Ham Imports is a comprehensive database of Chinese radios.

September 16, 2023

Wisconsin POTA Campout October 13-15

This inaugural event is open to the greater POTA community.

September 15, 2023

OK2KKW The Czech VHF UHF Ham Radio Contest Club

A very active contest club with a record for winning.

September 15, 2023

HELLFEST Feld-Hell Contest Friday the 13th

HELLFEST contest takes place October 13th, 2023.

September 14, 2023

20 Meter Vertical Half-Wave Dipole with inverted-Vee Lower Element

A 20 meter dipole for outstanding DX performance.

September 13, 2023

Digital Library of Amateur Radio and Communications Reaches 90,000 Items

Archive contains free magazines, podcasts, newsletter, manuals, and more.

September 12, 2023

Route 66 Event Now on the Air

Route 66 Special Event is on the air until September 23rd.

September 09, 2023

Ham Radio Workbench Podcast Discusses Mastodon Social Media Platform for Hams admin M0YNG talks Twitter alternative, Mastodon, with Ham Radio Workbench.

September 07, 2023

AMSAT SA to Hold Symposium Online

AMSAT SA Space Symposium to be virtual on September 23rd.

September 07, 2023

Brandmeister Users Should Update API Keys (PSA)

Brandmeister has invalidated API keys for platform security purposes.

September 05, 2023

ARRL Drops Support for Ham Radio Promoters Over Content

League drops support for content producers competing with Learning Center content.

September 04, 2023

On-Air Special Event Celebrates 56 Years of Handiham Program

Handiham Program special event takes place September 11.

September 02, 2023

Learn Minds Articles and Reviews

Learn Minds offers ham radio articles and product reviews.

August 31, 2023

September October SARC Communicator Journal Now Available

This issue features POTA, SOTA, and antenna project, and more.

August 30, 2023 Serves as Aggregate of Ham Radio Blogs

DK1MI creates to surface lesser known ham radio websites.

August 28, 2023

Online Amateur Radio Community Moves Hobby Forward

OARC meets online and on-air to help further ham radio.

August 27, 2023

Parachute Mobile Ham Sets QSO Record, Unites Community

Ranae Six (KR5SIX) makes record setting jump to honor husband.

August 23, 2023

TAPR Posts Papers from Digital Communications Conference

August 22, 2023

International Dog Day Special Event

YL1DOG celebrates man's best friend August 21-26.

August 21, 2023

AMSAT-EA On Air for AM1SAT Satellite Contest

AMSAT-EA will be on the air September 4th - 17th for the AM1SAT Trophy Contest

August 19, 2023

Arecibo Observatory Officially Shuts Down

Researchers hope for renewed investment, but doubts remain.

August 17, 2023

RTL-SDR Releases V4 SDR Dongle

Limited edition SDR is based on the discontinued R828D chip.

August 15, 2023

Hunstville Hamfest Forum List

Hunstville Hamfest boasts a robust series of forum topics for 2023.

August 15, 2023

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend takes place August 19 through 20.

August 14, 2023

HamSCI Solar Eclipse QSO Parties

HamSCI Presents The Solar Eclipse QSO Parties – October 14, 2023, and April 8, 2024.

August 12, 2023

Ghosts in the Air Glow RF Art Project

Ghosts in the Air Glow utilizes HAARP to transmit music, CW, and visual images.

August 12, 2023

British Inland Waterways on the Air 2023

Biwota celebrates the inland waterways of the UK.

August 01, 2023

New Jersey QRP Club Seeks Revival

W2LJ takes steps to reactivate the long abandoned New Jersey QRP Club.

July 31, 2023

Ten-Tec Founder Jack Edward Burchfield Silent Key

Founder of Ten-Tect is silent key at age 88.

July 30, 2023

ARRL Board Votes to Increase Membership Dues for 2024

ARRL to increase dues and require additional rates for print copies of magazines.

July 25, 2023

URE Seeks Community Assistance with URESAT-1

Satellite's antenna system has failed to deploy

July 23, 2023

Colorado 14er Event

Colorado Summits On The Air event takes place August 4 - 7.

July 20, 2023

SSTV Experiment from the International Space Station July 26

ARRL and ARISS will transmit a special SSTV message via the ISS on July 26, 2023.

July 18, 2023

RCAF Buffalo Aircraft On the Air

Special event station will operate from an RCAF CC115 Buffalo aircraft on July 22nd.

July 18, 2023

ARRL CEO David Minster Interviewed

W1DED interviewed ARRL CEO David Minster and discussed a range of topics.

July 16, 2023

Flight of the Bumblebees Contest is July 30

This four hour contest encourages portable operations.

July 14, 2023

JARL Ham Fair Announced for 2023

Let's go for the new era of Amateur Radio!

July 13, 2023

Team of Ukraine Takes Top Spot in WRTC Competition

Yaroslav Oliinyk UW7LL and Yuriy Onipko UT4UZ (VE3DZ) showed the best results and won gold.

July 12, 2023

WRTC Coming to the United Kingdom in 2026

World Radio Teamsport Championship will take place in England in 2026.

July 11, 2023

TX Factor is Back On The Air

The TX Factor video series is back, exploring the Icom IC-905 and UK's last shortwave station.

July 08, 2023

World HEMA Day 2023

World HEMA Day is a leisurely summit activation awards scheme

July 07, 2023

HamSCI Festivals of Eclipse Ionospheric Science Events

HamSCI will organize multiple operating events around the October 2023 and April 2024 solar eclipse.

June 29, 2023

New Meteor M2-3 Satellite Now Transmitting Weather Images

Russian weather satellite now transmitting on 137 MHz.

June 28, 2023

Radio Olympics Begin July 8th

The World Radio TeamSport Championships start July 8th.

June 25, 2023

ICQPodcast Discusses UK License Changes with RSGB

ICQPodcast's Martin Butler M1MRB/W9ICQ is joined by the RSGB President John McCullagh GI4BWM, Chairman Stewart Bryant G3YSX, and General Manager M1ACB.

June 25, 2023

Awards Available from AMSAT-UK for Predicting EO88’s Re-entry

EO88 satellite to reenter Earth's orbit later this year.

June 25, 2023

Today is Field Day!

Find a local event and stop by for a visit.

June 23, 2023

Ofcom Proposes Multitude of Changes to Licensing Framework

Changes include additional access to spectrum and airborne use.

June 22, 2023

13 Colonies Special Event Begins July 1

Special event celebrates Unites States' Independence.

June 18, 2023

URESAT-1 Satellite Launches

New satellite features voice repeater, SSTV, a chess game, and more.

June 17, 2023

European Space Agency and S5Lab Announce LEDSAT Digipeater Challenge

Personalized QSL cards will be available for hams completing the challenge.

June 17, 2023

Upcoming Great Britain Radio Rallies

Several radio rallies will take place across Great Britain over the next few weeks.

June 16, 2023

Amateur Radio Helps Air Show Fly High

Operators were able to employ multiple technologies during the event.

June 15, 2023

Legislation introduced to remove US antenna restrictions

ARRL reports that a bill has been introduced to the US House to remove antenna restrictions often placed on US hams.

June 14, 2023

ARDC Community Meeting July 15

ARDC will conduct their next Community Meeting to discuss the ARDC code of conduct, vision statement, and more.

June 14, 2023

Knoxville Hamfest this Weekend

The Amateur Radio Club of Knoxville will host its annual hamfest this weekend.

June 13, 2023

SOTA Exhibitor Stand at upcoming HAM RADIO Friedrichshafen 2023 Hamfest

SOTA enthusiasts will meet at HAM RADIO Hamfest to put faces to callsigns.

June 10, 2023

Small Satellite Conference August 5-10

An extensive conference aimed at furthering small satellite based missions.

June 10, 2023

r/amateurradio Goes "Dark" in Support of Reddit Protestors

The Amateur Radio subreddit has turned itself off in support of the Reddit community.

June 10, 2023

GNU Radio Conference 2023

GRCon23 to take place September 5-9 2023.

June 08, 2023

Hamvention Sets Attendance Record for 2023

Hamvention sets pre-pandemic attendance record.

June 07, 2023

W9DXCC 2023 Convention

The W9DXCC 2023 Convention will take place September 15th and 16th.

June 05, 2023

Licensee Hit With $24,000 Fine for Jamming Net

N6PJB fined for jamming a net and failing to ID.

June 05, 2023

Lewis and Clark Trail on the Air Event is Active

Special event commemorates the historic Lewis and Clark Trail.

June 03, 2023

Wildfire Smoke Enhancing Tropospheric Propagation

New England area experiencing tropospheric ducting enhanced by Nova Scotia wildfire smoke.

June 02, 2023

TAPR Hamvention Presentations are Now Available Online

TAPR has published their forum and banquet presentations from Hamvention 2023.

June 01, 2023

Amateur Radio Newsline Features Amateur Radio Daily

Thanks to ARNewsline for highlighting Amateur Radio Daily on their latest report.

June 01, 2023

Central States VHF Society 2023 VHF Conference

The Central States VHF Society Conference will be held for the 55th year this July.

May 31, 2023

Hamfest India Set for November 2023

Hamfest India will take place November 25-26 at Ahmedabad Science City

May 29, 2023

New Distance Record Set with SO-50 Satellite

Hams claim 5,584 km contact utilizing SO-50 satellite during SOTA activation.

May 28, 2023

Australian Hams to be Serviced by new Government Licensing Agency

Australian Maritime College (AMC), has decided not to extend its deed.

May 27, 2023

Northern California DX Foundation to Offer Grants to Mitigate QRM

NCDXF aims to identify individuals that interfere with amateur radio activities.

May 27, 2023

Fleet Week Special Event Station In Progress

Fleet Week New York special event station takes place May 24-30 2023.

May 26, 2023

Indy 500 Special Event Station In Progress

The W9IMS Indy 500 special event takes place May 22-28 2023

May 23, 2023

CQ World Wide WPX CW Contest This Weekend

The CQ WPX CW Contest takes place May 27-28 2023

May 23, 2023

Amateur Radio Daily on HamClock

Amateur Radio Daily has been added to HamClock as an additional RSS news source.

May 23, 2023

ARRL Hamvention 2023 Roundup

The ARRL has compiled a summary of events for each day of Hamvention, 2023.

May 22, 2023

Belgium to get 40 MHz allocation

This information was released by the UBA on Sunday 21st May 2023.

May 21, 2023

Tevel Satellites Added to ARRL Logbook of the World

ARRL has added the Tevel satellites, numbers one through eight, to the list of acceptable satellites in LoTW.

May 20, 2023

New Kenwood TH-D75A Appears at Hamvention

New Kenwood tribander HT is spotted at Hamvention.

May 18, 2023

Special Event Station 4U100QO on QO-100

During this activation, we will also be active on HF with the call sign 4U1A.

May 17, 2023

Contest University Livestream from Dayton

Contest University happening at the Hope Hotel in Dayton, Ohio.

May 17, 2023

Celebrate 100 years of Czech Radio by telling us where you listen to us

For May 18, we have prepared a special programme for you from behind the scenes of Czech Radio.

May 16, 2023

May 19th A Visit to the Sun and the Ionosphere

With Cycle 25 upon us, this will help in understanding its effects.

May 16, 2023

Yellowknife Amateur Radio Society Eyes Wildfire Response

Members are asked to monitor the VE8YK repeater in case evacuee amateur radio operators attempt to make contact.

May 15, 2023

102 Representatives Ask Carmakers to Keep AM Radio

They also ask if past federal loans and subsidies could mitigate the cost of interference remediation.

May 15, 2023

Juice’s RIME antenna finally deploys

During the first attempt to extend the folded-up antenna, only the first segments of each half were deployed.

May 14, 2023

2023 AMSAT Field Day Rules

The AMSAT competition is to encourage the use of all amateur satellites.

May 14, 2023

Bill to Replace Symbol Rate Limit with Bandwidth Limit Reintroduced to US Congress

Congresswoman Lesko reintroduced the bill on May 11.

May 11, 2023

Global Radio Guide for Summer 2023

Chattanooga area Ham and GMRS clubs join forces to build robust SKYWARN network.

May 09, 2023

Enhanced SKYWARN System Embraces GMRS

Chattanooga area Ham and GMRS clubs join forces to build robust SKYWARN network.

May 08, 2023

Loss of AM in Cars - 1,300 AM Stations Could Be Left in the Dark

Hams on NASA moon mission could phone home via Ham Radio.

May 07, 2023

Artemis 2 Astronauts Flying to the Moon Could Phone Home with Ham Radio

Hams on NASA moon mission could phone home via Ham Radio.

May 07, 2023

SSTV Transmissions from ORBICRAFT-ZORKIY May 7-13, 2023

We invite you to participate in the SSTV award program with the ORBICRAFT-ZORKIY satellite.

May 06, 2023

Chasing Low-Power FM Stations

Jock Elliott, KB2GOM, gives a great overview of what low-power FM is, and how you can "chase" these 100 Watt stations.

May 06, 2023

AMSAT at Hamvention 2023

We invite you to participate in the SSTV award program with the ORBICRAFT-ZORKIY satellite.

May 06, 2023

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