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    08/30/2011 | Special Event Stations Mark Tenth Anniversary of 9/11

    In remembrance of those who died in the terrorist attacks that occurred on September 11, 2001, several Amateur Radio Special Event Stations are being planned.
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    06/28/2011 | Texas Hams Injured at Field Day Site

    On the morning of June 26, two Texas radio amateurs -- Danny Caldwell, AD5IP, of Kamay, and Mike Byrne, AE5CO, of Iowa Park -- were received electric shocks as they took down an inverted V antenna. According to Wichita County Emergency Coordinator Larry B
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    06/01/2011 | ARRL Headquarters Hosts Overseas Visitors

    Where is Amateur Radio growing the fastest? The answer may surprise you -- it’s China. The enthusiasm of Chinese radio amateurs was very much in evidence at ARRL Headquarters on Tuesday, May 24, when a dozen amateurs from Beijing and Shanghai toured ARRL
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    10/14/2010 | Jamboree on the Air -- Coming This Weekend to a Radio Near You!

    With the BSA centennial celebration as a backdrop, the 53rd Annual Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) will provide an opportunity for Scouts to get on the air and get a taste of the fun and magic of radio that has captivated many a young person over the past 100
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    10/04/2010 | IARU Administrative Council Updates WRC-12 Plans

    The Administrative Council (AC) of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) held its annual meeting on October 1-2 in Salinitas, El Salvador. The AC is responsible for the policy and management of the IARU and consists of the three IARU international
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    05/17/2010 | Maker Faire to Feature Amateur Radio Again in 2010

    Ham radio demonstrations and displays are in the works for Maker Faire the world’s largest do-it-yourself (DIY) festival. As in 2009, the festival will once again take place at the San Mateo County Expo Center in California on May 22-23. According to ARR
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    03/04/2010 | ARRL Seeks Input for New IARU Region 2 Band Plan

    The International Amateur Radio Region 2 conference -- held later this year in El Salvador -- brings together delegations from the national Amateur Radio Societies in the Western Hemisphere. One of the topics on the agenda will be the Region 2 HF band pla
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    10/06/2009 | Oldest National Amateur Radio Society Marks 100th Anniversary

    In 2010, the Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) -- the oldest national Amateur Radio society -- will celebrate its 100th anniversary. On March 11, 1910, the WIA had its beginnings when a group of wireless pioneers gathered at the Hotel Australia, Marti
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