PRA

Sunday, July 18th, 2021, 12:36 pm

PRA Weekly Update - 7/18/2021 - https://mailchi.mp/6b06ee3b2659/pra-weekly-update-6210957

Sunday, July 11th, 2021, 12:30 pm

PRA Weekly Update - 7/11/2021 - https://mailchi.mp/e90480511489/pra-weekly-update-6209117

Saturday, July 10th, 2021, 4:49 pm

***IMPORTANT NOTICE***

Our Monthly Face-to-Face Meetings have changed back to weeknights! Please check our events tab for updated dates through the end of 2021. All meetings will be held at the ... See more

Sunday, July 4th, 2021, 12:31 pm

PRA Weekly Update - 7/4/2021 - https://mailchi.mp/158a692700c5/pra-weekly-update-6207801

Sunday, June 27th, 2021, 11:43 pm

The 2021 #ARRLFD is in the books! What a great time we had, especially with all the youth participants!! This was definitely a Field Day that we’ll all remember…another record setting ... See more

Sunday, June 27th, 2021, 12:30 pm

PRA Weekly Update - 6/27/2021 - https://mailchi.mp/56b5e5f16f72/pra-weekly-update-6197129

Sunday, June 20th, 2021, 12:32 pm

PRA Weekly Update - 6/20/2021 - https://mailchi.mp/5709a06861e8/pra-weekly-update-6195957

Saturday, June 19th, 2021, 1:13 am

Last Saturday, members of the PRA helped fulfill one of its missions in giving back to the community. Over the last few years, we have supported Pedaling 4 Parkinson’s, a wonderful non-profit group ... See more

Saturday, June 19th, 2021, 1:13 am

Last Saturday, members of the PRA helped fulfill one of its missions in giving back to the community. Over the last few years, we have supported Pedaling 4 Parkinson’s, a wonderful non-profit group ... See more

Saturday, June 19th, 2021, 1:13 am

Last Saturday, members of the PRA helped fulfill one of its missions in giving back to the community. Over the last few years, we have supported Pedaling 4 Parkinson’s, a wonderful non-profit group ... See more

ARRL

RSS American Radio Relay League

  • Stations to Celebrate Fourth Anniversary of FT8 July 23, 2021
  • ARRL Board of Directors Creates Emergency Communications and Field Services Committee July 23, 2021
    At its just-concluded July 2021 meeting, the ARRL Board of Directors approved By-Law changes creating a third Standing Committee that joins the existing Administration and Finance Committee and Programs and Services Committee.The charter of the new Emergency Communications and Field Services Committee (EC-FSC) is to develop and recommend new or modified Board policy and programs […]
  • The K7RA Solar Update July 23, 2021
    Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: It’s exciting to observe increasing sunspot activity. Recently Solar Cycle 25 produced new sunspots frequently, and I watch them pop up every day on Spaceweather.com. New sunspots emerged on July 14, 16, 17, 19 and 20, and two new ones appeared on July 21. When I look at this image […]
  • ARRL Announces Leadership Changes in the Central Division July 22, 2021
    ARRL Central Division Director Kermit Carlson, W9XA, has stepped down as Central Division Director. Carlson made the announcement at the July 2021 Board of Directors meeting this past weekend. Vice Director Carl Luetzelschwab, K9LA, has acceded to the Director’s chair, and ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has appointed Brent Walls, N9BA, to succeed Luetzelschwab as […]
  • Massachusetts Court Okays Amateur Radio Tower, Citing Board of Appeals’ Error July 22, 2021
    A judge in the Massachusetts Land Court has ruled that the Zoning Board of Appeals in the City of Framingham “erred” in revoking a building permit for an 80-foot ham radio tower as an accessory use. The Building Commissioner in Framingham had granted ARRL member Mikhail “Misha” Filippov, KD1MF, a building permit for the tower, […]
  • FCC Investigating Alleged “Jamming” on 40 Meters July 22, 2021
    Reports suggest that jamming stations have been deployed on the lower portion of 40 meters. The jamming appears to be coming from Cuba. The signals, spaced at regular intervals, exhibit a squishy, popping noise. The apparent jamming showed up after anti-government protesters took to the streets in Cuba, followed by a government crackdown. So far, […]
  • AO-109 (RadFxSat-2/AMSAT Fox-1E) Open for Amateur Use July 20, 2021
    AMSAT’s Engineering and Operations Teams have announced that AO-109 (RadFxSat-2/AMSAT Fox-1E) is now open for amateur use. AMSAT advises operators to use efficient modes for making contacts, such as CW or FT4, because issues with the satellite make SSB voice contacts “challenging at best.” An article in the May/June 2021 issue (Vol. 44, No. 3) […]
  • AMSAT-NA Issues First Call for Papers July 19, 2021
  • ARRL 2020 Annual Report Now Available to Download July 19, 2021
    The ARRL 2020 Annual Report has been posted and is available to download. The report summarizes ARRL program and fiscal activity for the year.In his introductory remarks, ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, said that 2020 was a difficult and challenging year for ARRL. “The coronavirus pandemic changed everything, from the way we socialized, to the […]
  • Amateur Radio Responds to Flooding in Western Europe July 19, 2021
    International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Region 1 Emergency Communications Coordinator Greg Mossop, G0DUB, reported over the weekend that amateur radio volunteers have responded in the wake of widespread and catastrophic flooding in Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands. The flooding, resulting from unprecedented heavy rainfall, has claimed more than 120 lives. Hundreds more remain unaccounted ...
  • The K7RA Solar Update July 16, 2021
  • Most 2021 Field Day Participants Entered in Class D July 15, 2021
  • Youth on the Air Campers Enjoy Successful ISS Contact, Busy with Other Activities July 15, 2021
    The first Youth on the Air (YOTA) camp for young radio amateurs in the Americas wraps up on Friday in West Chester, Ohio. Among other activities, the campers have been operating special event station W8Y from both the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting and from the camp hotel. “Things are going really well,” […]
  • ARRL Headquarters Holds Rededication Ceremony July 15, 2021
    On Thursday, July 15, at 10 AM EDT, ARRL Headquarters in Newington, Connecticut, hosted a rededication ceremony, recognizing ARRL’s commitment to all radio amateurs who enhance the communications capability and security of the nation. The event coincided with the attendance of ARRL’s all-volunteer Board of Directors, who had traveled in from across the country for […]
  • Youth on the Air Campers Activating W8Y, ARISS Contact Set for July 14 July 13, 2021
    The first Youth on the Air (YOTA) camp for young radio amateurs in North, Central, and South America is now under way in West Chester, Ohio. Among other activities, campers are operating special event station W8Y from both the National Voice of America Museum of Broadcasting in West Chester Township and from the camp hotel. […]