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Wasatch Back Tri County Amateur Radio Group
Morgan, Summit, Wasatch
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
|Amateur Radio “EduTeam” Wows the Crowds at Georgia Super STEM Event|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 16:28:00 -0400
Members of the North Fulton Amateur Radio League (NFARL) EduTeam in Fulton County, Georgia, offered students and other members of the public an opportunity to experience ham radio. The EduTeam hosted an Amateur Radio booth at the Sandy Springs Education Force’s Super STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) Event March 5 at North Springs Charter High School.
“The theme of this year’s STEM E...
|Utah Group Puts Broadband-Hamnet to Work for Food Project|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:31:00 -0400
A small band of Amateur Radio volunteers in Utah’s Salt Lake Valley successfully used a broadband WiFi network set up on the 2.4 GHz amateur band to help coordinate the Boy Scouts of America’s “Scouting for Food” project on March 21. Scouting for Food is the Boy Scouts' annual community service event, in which Scouts collect items for a food bank. Local radio amateurs provide both voice and dig...
|Puerto Rico ARES Takes Part in Caribe Wave/LANTEX 2015 Exercise|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:04:00 -0400
|The FCC’s “Ham Guy,” Bill Cross, W3TN, to Retire on April 3|
Date Published: Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:58:00 -0400
Amateur Radio’s point man at the FCC is retiring. Bill Cross, W3TN, officially a “program analyst” in the Commission’s Wireless Telecommunications Bureau (WTB), is stepping down on April 3 after nearly 4 decades at the FCC. Many radio amateurs have had the opportunity to meet Cross when he conducted the once popular Dayton Hamvention Amateur Radio forum, since a victim of FCC budget trimming.
|ARRL Headquarters Will Be Closed on Good Friday, April 3 |
Date Published: Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:45:00 -0400
ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Good Friday, April 3, and there will be no W1AW bulletin or code practice transmissions and no ARRL Audio News on that day.
ARRL Headquarters will reopen Monday, April 6, at 8 AM Eastern Daylight Time.
We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday!
|World Amateur Radio Day is April 18!|
Date Published: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:34:00 -0400
On Saturday, April 18, radio amateurs worldwide will take to the airwaves to celebrate World Amateur Radio Day (WARD) 2015. It was on April 18, 1925, that the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) was founded in Paris, with ARRL Co-Founder Hiram Percy Maxim, 1AW, as its first president. The primary purpose of World Amateur Radio Day is to highlight Amateur Radio and its benefits to countries...
|ARISS School Contact Proposal Window Open Until April 15|
Date Published: Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:03:00 -0400
The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) program coordinator is seeking proposals from schools and organizations that are interested in hosting an Amateur Radio contact with a member of the International Space Station crew. The US ARISS contact proposal window will remain open until April 15.
ARISS is seeking formal and informal educational institutions and organizations, ind...
|ITU Deploys Emergency Communication Equipment in Vanuatu|
Date Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:48:00 -0400
In an effort to coordinate relief efforts in Vanuatu in the aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Pam, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has deployed emergency telecommunication equipment to the Pacific Ocean island nation. The category 5 storm devastated parts of Vanuatu on March 13. The ITU has dispatched 40 satellite phones, 10 broadband global area network terminals, and 35 solar pane...
|Two More Radio Amateurs Join International Space Station Crew|
Date Published: Sat, 28 Mar 2015 16:10:00 -0400
|Oklahoma Amateur Radio Volunteers Activate Net to Track Severe Weather|
Date Published: Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:55:00 -0400
Amateur Radio SKYWARN volunteers in Oklahoma went on alert March 25 as severe thunderstorms sparked tornadoes. The Southwest Independent Repeater Association (SWIRA) and Tulsa Region SKYWARN nets were active in support of tornado warnings in both the Oklahoma City and Tulsa Metropolitan areas. No Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) activation was required, however.
“March 25 was a busy after...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:25:00 -0400
Sunspot numbers and solar flux both rose this week. Average daily sunspot numbers on March 19-25 were up 24.8 points to 83.9, compared to the previous seven day period. Average daily solar flux rose from 117.5 to 122.4.
Average planetary A index dropped from 29.4 to 19.4, although conditions continued to be active. March 22-23 had planetary A index numbers at 24 and 21, but there was nothing lik...
|“Radio DARC” Program Debuts on Ham-Operated German Shortwave Outlet|
Date Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:28:00 -0400
|Amateur Radio Television Pioneer Don Miller, W9NTP, SK|
Date Published: Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:18:00 -0400
Amateur Radio television Pioneer and past ARRL Central Division Director Don C. Miller, W9NTP, of Waldron, Indiana, died March 22. He was 91. An ARRL Life Member, he was licensed in 1943. In the 1960s Miller was instrumental in developing slow-scan TV (SSTV) for ham radio, working with Cop MacDonald, VY2CM, and others. Miller wrote several articles on SSTV for QST. In 1972, Dayton Hamvention® h...
|ARRL President, Directors and Officers Educate and Advocate on Capitol Hill|
Date Published: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:51:00 -0400
|Two Centenarian Radio Amateurs are Honored by Their States|
Date Published: Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:04:00 -0400
Two distinguished centenarian radio amateurs recently were honored by their respective states. In Alaska, 102-year-old ARRL member Arlene “Buddy” Clay, KL7OT, was inducted into the Alaska Women’s Hall of Fame for her work in rural justice administration among the Yup’ik people. Responding to a 1944 QST advertisement, Buddy Clay and her late husband Earl, KL7EM, went to work as air traffic contr...