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  • The K7RA Solar Update
    Solar activity took a dramatic plunge over the recent reporting week (June 23 to 29) but geomagnetic activity stayed exactly the same. Field Day weekend saw rising geomagnetic numbers, with planetary A index at 8, 16 and 23, Friday through Sunday. On…
    - 1 day ago 1 Jul 22, 11:36pm -
  • ARRL Represented at International Amateur Radio Exhibition in Germany
    2022 Ham Radio, the International Amateur Radio Exhibition, held last weekend (June 24 - 26) in Friedrichshafen, Germany, drew enthusiastic crowds and amateur radio enthusiasts from 52 countries.Messe Friedrichshafen Managing Director Klaus Wellmann…
    - 2 days ago 1 Jul 22, 3:51pm -
  • ARRL Field Day 2022: 500,000 Contacts Already Reported
    2022 ARRL Field Day wrapped up nearly a week ago, and ARRL Headquarters has already received over 2,400 entries submitted via the online Field Day Entry web application. Early analysis reveals that most of the entrants participated as Class D -- home…
    - 2 days ago 1 Jul 22, 3:50pm -
  • ARRL Headquarters is Closed on Monday, July 4, for Independence Day
    ARRL  The National Association for Amateur Radio® will be closed on Monday, July 4, for the Independence Day holiday. There will be no W1AW bulletin or code practice transmissions. ARRL Headquarters will reopen on Tuesday, July 5, at 8 a.m. EDT. Th…
    - 2 days ago 1 Jul 22, 3:35pm -
  • New Treasurer John Sager, WJ7S, Says ARRL a Perfect Match
    ARRL's new Treasurer, John R. Sager, WJ7S, officially took office on May 1, 2022, and is already helping to plan the ARRL's financial future.Sager brings with him over 40 years of financial management experience. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst,…
    - 8 days ago 25 Jun 22, 5:38am -
  • ARRL to Host LIVE Video from W1AW for Field Day
    Join ARRL live from W1AW via YouTube for 2022 ARRL Field Day! See all of the fun involved with Field Day, and ask your questions about the event in the Live Chat and get them answered in real time. Watch on ARRL's YouTube channel at…
    - 8 days ago 25 Jun 22, 5:22am -
  • 2022 ARRL Field Day Weekend -- Are You Ready?
    One of the most anticipated amateur radio operating events of the year in the United States, Canada, and worldwide is this weekend. ARRL Field Day kicks off at 1800 UTC on Saturday, June 25, and concludes at 2059 UTC on Sunday, June 26. Last year, al…
    - 8 days ago 25 Jun 22, 5:04am -
  • The K7RA Solar Update
    This past reporting week (June 16-22) began with a bang, when the daily sunspot number was 159. But sunspot numbers declined every day to finally reach 80 on June 22. One new sunspot group emerged on June 15, another on June 16, one more on June 18,…
    - 8 days ago 24 Jun 22, 5:56pm -
  • Phil Salas, AD5X, Wins the May 2022 QST Cover Plaque Award

    - 11 days ago 21 Jun 22, 7:16pm -
  • 2022 W1AW and K6KPH Field Day Bulletin Schedule
    W1AW and Maritime Radio Historical Society station K6KPH will transmit at various times the official W1AW Field Day Bulletin using CW, Phone, and various digital modes.The 2022 W1AW and K6KPH Field Day Bulletin Schedule is as follows:Maxim Memorial S…
    - 12 days ago 20 Jun 22, 9:57pm -


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