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  • HamSCI 2020 Workshop Successfully Reworked as a Virtual Event
    on March 27, 2020 at 19:29
  • Field Day 2020 — A Time to Adapt
    on March 27, 2020 at 17:55

    Many individuals and groups organizing events for Field Day 2020 have been contacting ARRL for guidance on how to adapt their planned activities in this unprecedented time of social distancing and uncertainty. “Due to the unique situation presented this year, this can be an opportunity for you, your club, and/or group to try something new,” ARRL Contest Manager Paul Bourque, N1SFE, said. “Field...

  • The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Now Available
    on March 27, 2020 at 13:42

    Listen to the new episode of ARRL Audio News on your iOS or Android podcast app, or online at http://www.blubrry.com/arrlaudionews/. Audio News is also retransmitted on a number of FM repeaters. Click here and then scroll down to see the list.  

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    on March 27, 2020 at 10:16

    We saw another week with no sunspots, which were last observed just briefly over two weeks ago on two days, March 8-9. Spaceweather.com reports that so far in 2020, the percentage of days that have no sunspots is the same as all of 2019, when it was 77%.Last week we saw the spring equinox, always a good seasonal indicator for better HF propagation.Last week’s bulletin ARLP012 reported the avera...

  • Annual Intrepid Spirit Award Goes to the VP8PJ DXpedition Team
    on March 26, 2020 at 18:11

    The annual Intrepid-DX Group Intrepid Spirit Award will go to the Perseverance DX Group’s VP8PJ South Orkney Island DXpedition team for its “superb activation” from Signy Island. “This DXpedition was extremely well planned and executed from this very remote, cold, and harsh Island,” the Intrepid-DX Group said in announcing the award. “This award is to recognize the entire team’s collective effo...