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Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 147.360 MHz PL 100 Hz
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Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 145.610 MHz
Day: Second Thursday
Time: 8:30 P (2030)
Freq: 145.010 MHz
Wasatch County Hams
|ARRL Regional Centennial Conventions Wrap Up with Pacificon|
Date Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:54:00 -0400
|CQ Reconsiders Its Policy on Crimea for CQ-Sponsored Contests|
Date Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 01:41:00 -0400
CQ has reversed its just-announced policy that it would no longer accept logs for any CQ-sponsored contest from stations in Crimea operating with Russian-issued call signs and is adopting a new policy that is in harmony with ARRL’s DXCC policy. In announcing the shift, CQ Publisher Dick Ross, K2MGA, cited concerns raised by “a large number of contesters around the world” that CQ was unfairly de...
|IARU EMC Coordinator Thilo Kootz, DL9KCE, Presented with IEC 1906 Award|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:50:00 -0400
IARU EMC Coordinator Thilo Kootz, DL9KCE/AD7IY, has been presented with the IEC 1906 Award. Kootz received the award during the plenary session of CISPR (the Special International Committee on Radio Interference) held in Frankfurt on October 20. Kootz represents the IARU at the international standardization organization, overseeing the protection of radio reception. CISPR was founded in 1934 to...
|ARRL Headquarters Systems Down for Maintenance Wednesday Evening|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:54:00 -0400
Beginning at 6 pm tomorrow evening (2200 UTC on Wednesday, October 22nd), ARRL Headquarters systems will be taken down to perform maintenance functions.
This will impact operations of Logbook of The World, Online DXCC, the Centennial websites, and e-mail coming in and out of the building. E-mail sent to ARRL HQ will be queued for delivery once the systems are restored to operational status.
|Ninth Annual ARRL On-Line Auction Gets Underway on Thursday, October 23!|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:11:00 -0400
Bidding for the ninth annual ARRL On-Line Auction will get underway at 1400 UTC on Thursday, October 23. More than 230 items are on the block, including 24 pieces of gear that were the subject of QST “Product Review” articles and road tested by the ARRL Laboratory team. In addition to other miscellaneous transceivers and accessories there are more than 100 vintage books.
“We also have a number o...
|ARRL Board May Seek Member Input on 15 Meter Novice/Tech Digital Privileges|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:40:00 -0400
A proposal aired at the July ARRL Board of Directors meeting endorsing additional HF digital privileges for Technicians and referred to the ARRL Executive Committee (EC) for study came in for considerable discussion when the EC met on October 4 in Memphis. The original motion by ARRL Southeastern Division Director Doug Rehman, K4AC, had called for a Petition for Rule Making to the FCC seeking d...
|Indonesia’s New President, Vice President are Radio Amateurs|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:25:00 -0400
Indonesia’s new national leaders are both Amateur Radio licensees.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, YD2JKW, holds a General class license. Vice President Jusuf Kalla, YC8HYK, is an Advanced class licensee.
Elected in July, Jokowi, 53, a former furniture exporter, and Kalla, 72, were inaugurated on October 20 in Jakarta. Indonesia is the world’s third-largest democracy, with a population of approxi...
|Edge of Space Sciences Balloon Flight Carrying Amateur Radio to Launch October 25|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:07:00 -0400
|The 2015 Edition of The ARRL Handbook for Radio Communications is Now Available!|
Date Published: Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:01:00 -0400
The 2015 ARRL Handbook for Radio Communications is now shipping, and, while supplies last, you can get the hard-cover edition for the soft-cover price. The ARRL Handbook provides the theory, practical information, and construction details to expand your knowledge and skill as an Amateur Radio operator and experimenter.
This 92nd edition of The ARRL Handbook is at the forefront of the growing fie...
|ARRL Headquarters IT Department Working to Resolve Threat to Logbook of The World Server|
Date Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 21:01:00 -0400
On Sunday afternoon, it was discovered that the Logbook of The World server at ARRL HQ was involved in a denial of service attack that disrupted operations. The ARRL IT Department identified the source and is continuing work on eliminating the threat. There may be intermittent disruptions of the Logbook service while the ultimate fix is being implemented. We apologize for any inconvenience.
|IARU Administrative Council Resolution Seeks to Rein in Electromagnetic Interference|
Date Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 20:13:00 -0400
The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Administrative Council has called upon International Telecommunication Union (ITU) signatory nations to take steps to ensure that the operation of “electrical apparatus or installations of any kind, including power and telecommunication distribution networks,” does not cause harmful interference to Amateur Radio operations. The Council adopted a reso...
|4M Moon Orbiter Carrying Ham Radio Payload to Launch on October 23|
Date Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:48:00 -0400
The Manfred Memorial Moon Mission (4M) lunar flyby experiment, which will carry an Amateur Radio payload, is set to launch from China, attached to the final stage of a Chinese Long March 3C rocket. The launch will take place within a narrow window on October 23, with lunar flyby to occur, nominally, on October 28. Integration of the LX0OHB-4M Amateur Radio payload was completed on October 12. D...
|Radio Amateurs Play a Role in Separate Storm Responses|
Date Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:28:00 -0400
Amateur Radio volunteers activated on opposite ends of the US late last week and over the weekend as separate hurricanes struck Bermuda and Hawaii. Both regions were prepared and fared well with no deaths, serious injuries, or major property damage reported.
Hurricane Gonzalo, the stronger of the two storms, was a Category 3 hurricane when it made a near-direct hit on Bermuda on...
|W1AW Centennial Operations are West Virginia and Nevada Bound |
Date Published: Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:34:00 -0400
The ARRL Centennial W1AW portable operations taking place throughout 2014 from each of the 50 states are now in Alabama and Michigan. They will transition at 0000 UTC on Wednesday, October 22 (the evening of October 21 in US time zones), to West Virginia (W1AW/8) and Nevada (W1AW/7). W1AW/KH0 also will be active until October 21 from Tinian Island in the Northern Marianas. So far during 2014, W...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:22:00 -0400
Solar activity declined this week, with average daily sunspot numbers going from 98 last week to 55.1 in the week ending Wednesday, October 15. Average daily solar flux went from 131.9 to 117.4.
Average planetary A index rose from 6.4 to 10.4. The most unsettled geomagnetic day was Tuesday, October 14, when the planetary A index was 18, and the planetary K index reached 5 for 9 hours overnight. ...