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Free Fest 2021 – August 14th

Brought to you by The Racine Mega Cycle Club and Racine/Kenosha ARES/RACES RKARES.ORG Date: August 14th, 2021 Time: 6:00AM to 1:00PM Location: Greater Racine Kennel Club 6320 Six Mile Road… Read more »


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  • ARRL Seeks News Editor
    on December 3, 2021 at 9:30 PM

    ARRL is seeking a ham with a professional journalism background to handle ARRL’s news function on a contract, remote basis. Candidates for ARRL News Editor should be plugged into the ham radio community, with a broad awareness of the major players (past and present) and the main issues (past, present, and potentially future) in the world of ham radio. Ideally, candidates will have professional ...

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    on December 3, 2021 at 2:35 PM

    Tad Cook, K7RA, Seattle, reports: Solar activity was up this week. Average daily sunspot number increased from 26.9 to 46.1, and average daily solar flux was up 10.8 points to 90.9. Geomagnetic indicators were a little higher. Average daily planetary A index increased from 7.9 to 8.7, and average daily middle latitude A index from 5.4 to 6.3.I like looking for openings on 10 meters and continue...

  • Two 160-Meter Events in December Give Nod to 1921 Transatlantic Tests
    on December 2, 2021 at 9:05 PM

    160-meter operators can revel in two opportunities in December that promise to fill the airwaves with activity to test skills and stations on that band. The events take place a century after the Transatlantic Tests of the 1920s, which ushered in the dawn of international amateur radio communication.The annual ARRL 160-Meter Contest begins at 2200 UTC on Friday, December 3, and ends at 1559 UTC ...

  • Ward Silver, N0AX, and Frank Donovan, W3LPL, Win the November 2021 QST Cover Plaque Award
    on December 2, 2021 at 4:49 PM
  • IARU Reports Another Over-the-Horizon Radar System is Under Construction in India
    on December 1, 2021 at 1:42 PM