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  • K5VT

    05/03/2010 | Noted DXer Vince Thompson, K5VT (SK)

    Dr Vinson Thompson, K5VT, passed away on April 26 from acute myeloid leukemia, only diagnosed four weeks before his death. He was 67. An ARRL Life Member and former Chairman of the ARRL DX Advisory Committee (DXAC), Thompson was famous in DX and contestin
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  • 10/14/2009 | Mathias Bjerrang, LA5NM/JW5NM (SK)

    Noted DXer Mathias Bjerrang, LA5NM/JW5NM, passed away October 11. He was 67. While in Svalbard, Norway, Bjerrang slipped and fell while walking, hitting his head and was later found Sunday morning, cold and unable to speak. He was brought inside where he
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  • N5EG

    05/07/2008 | QST Contributing Editor H. Ward Silver, N0AX, Named "Amateur of the Year"

    Dayton Hamvention® has named QST Contributing Editor and Author H. Ward Silver, N0AX, as its 2008 Amateur of the Year. Hamvention says Silver's "books and teaching materials have helped many become hams." Tom McDermott, N5EG, will receive Ha
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