Silent Key Submission Guidelines

Reporting a Silent Key

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The ARRL would first like to express our deepest condolences for your loss. We understand that this is a difficult time and hope to make reporting a Silent Key a simple process. Please allow 4-5 months for the listing to appear in the QST Silent Key column.  


<> Report Silent Key information to ARRL using our Interactive SK Web Form. When you are done, just hit the SUBMIT button, and your report goes directly to the SK Administrator.  

<> If you choose to e-mail, fax or mail the information to us, please use the printer friendly Report a Silent Key PDF form.  


Silent Key reports must  be confirmed by one of the following means:

·      a copy of an obituary notice

·      a copy of the death certificate

·      a letter from the family lawyer or the executor     

If you have any questions or concerns, you may contact the Silent Key Administrator: or 860-594-0286