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  • USPS2008

    06/16/2008 | US Power Squadron Holds Special Event at W1AW

    Members of the United States Power Squadron's Amateur Radio Club held a Special Event at W1AW, the Hiram Percy Maxim Memorial Station on June 7-8 to celebrate the National Safe Boating Council's Safe Boating Week. This is the second time USPS has operated
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  • N4FWA

    06/03/2008 | Hein Hvatum, N4FWA (SK)

    Hein Hvatum, N4FWA, who in the 1970s and 80s supervised construction of one of the world's most powerful radio observatories, died of cancer May 22 at his home in Charlottesville, Virginia. He was 85. In 1974, Hvatum assumed responsibility for constructio
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  • Goldfarb2008

    05/29/2008 | ARRL Foundation Announces 2008 Scholarship Recipients

    In May 2008, the ARRL Foundation Board of Directors voted unanimously to award the prestigious William R. Goldfarb Memorial Scholarship to Austin Evans Wilmot, KD5QKS, of Dallas, Texas. Wilmot will graduate from Richardson High School this year with a cum
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  • Sean

    05/21/2008 | 2008 Dayton Hamvention: ARRL Hits the Ground Running

    As the 2008 Dayton Hamvention® nears the half-way point in its three-day run, there are tired feet and happy faces. Like small migrating herds, groups of hams roam Hara Arena in search of the bargain, be it a new antenna, a radio or the small
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  • 04/09/2008 | Special Events to Commemorate 96th Anniversary of Titanic Tragedy

    Several Amateur Radio special event operations are scheduled to mark the 96th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. The "unsinkable" White Star Line passenger vessel was on its maiden voyage from Liverpool, England, to New York
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  • Nathan McCray, K9CPO

    03/31/2008 | Two New Instructors Join the Teachers Institute Team

    The ARRL is pleased to announce the addition of two new instructors to the ARRL Teachers Institute staff this year. "For the first time this year, the ARRL Teachers Institute will offer 72 teachers the opportunity to explore and experience wireless t
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