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    11/10/2010 | FCC Issues Report and Order on Vanity and Club Station Call Signs

    In November 2009, the FCC issued a Notice of Proposed Rule Making (NPRM) -- WT Docket No. 09-209 -- seeking to amend the Commission's Amateur Radio Service rules to clarify and codify existing procedures governing the vanity call sign system. The NPRM als
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    10/06/2010 | Two New Operations Approved for DXCC Credit

    ARRL DXCC Manager Bill Moore, NC1L, reports that two operations in the Democratic Republic of Congo -- all operations for club station 9Q50AR and the 2010 9Q50ON operation -- have been approved for DXCC credit. “If you had cards that were recently rejecte
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    06/14/2010 | A Ham Radio Homecoming

    Beginning with the 2010 ARRL November Sweepstakes, the prohibition against alumni operating at a school club station has been repealed. According to Ward Silver, N0AX, the goal of the rule change is to get more school clubs active for Sweepstakes and on H
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