ARRL

Search for Amateur Radio News

  • Foxtail logo

    12/02/2013 | Amateur Radio Direction Finding Enthusiasts Enjoy National, Regional Competition

    Nearly 50 radio direction finding enthusiasts took part in the 13th USA Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF) national championships, held in the Uwharrie National Forest near Asheboro, North Carolina, in October. This year’s weeklong US competition w...
    Learn More

  • PTA_Iceland

    02/23/2010 | Iceland Amateurs Receive New Privileges

    As of Friday, February 19, Iceland’s Post and Telecom Administration (PTA) granted temporary experimental access to the 4 and 600 meter bands at least through the end of 2010.
    Learn More

  • 11/03/2008 | ARRL NTS Second Region Net Expands to Include Eastern Canada

    As of November 1, 2008, the Second Region Net (2RN) of the ARRL National Traffic System (NTS) expanded its reach, providing regular network nodes for Canadian provinces in Eastern Canada.
    Learn More

  • 09/26/2008 | The K7RA Solar Update

    This week saw the appearance of another sunspot -- a new Solar Cycle 24 spot -- larger and lasting a little longer than last week's Solar Cycle 23 sunspot. It appeared for two days, September 22 and 23, with sunspot numbers of 18 and 16.
    Learn More

  • 05/07/2008 | FCC Denies Two Amateur Radio Petitions for Rulemaking

    In two separate decisions released today, the Federal Communications Commission denied two Petitions for Rulemaking (PRM) having to do with Amateur Radio. These two PRMs, one filed by Mark Miller, N5RFX, of Arlington, Texas, con
    Learn More

  • 03/24/2008 | Merle Glunt, W3OKN (SK)

    Merle Glunt, W3OKN, of Mount Union, Pennsylvania, passed away March 16. He was 90. Glunt served as the ARRL consultant to the World Administrative Radio Conference in 1979 (WARC-79), and through years of hard work, was instrumental in gaining the 12, 17 a
    Learn More