The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Now Available
on February 14, 2020 at 18:14
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 February 14, 2020 at 14:48
There were no sunspots over this reporting week, February 6-12. Average daily solar flux declined over one point to 71.1. Average planetary A index increased from 6.7 to 8.3.Predicted solar flux for the next 45 days is 70 on February 14-21, 73 on February 22, 74 on February 23-29, 72 on March 1-3, 71 on March 4-11, 72 on March 12-18, 73 on March 19-20, 74 on March 21-27, and 72 on March 28-29.P...
ARRL Headquarters Will Be Closed for Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 17
on February 13, 2020 at 20:23
ARRL Headquarters will be closed for Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 17. There will be no W1AW bulletin or code practice transmissions on that day. Headquarters will reopen on Tuesday, February 18, at 8 AM EST.
FCC Invites Comments on 5.9 GHz Proceeding
on February 13, 2020 at 19:19
Cary Rubenfeld, VE4EA, is RAC Amateur of the Year for 2019
on February 13, 2020 at 19:06
The Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) Board of Directors has named Cary Rubenfeld, VE4EA, of Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the recipient of the 2019 RAC Amateur of the Year Award. The award recognizes “his tireless efforts to promote amateur radio in his home province of Manitoba, throughout Canada and internationally,” RAC said.Rubenfeld is a founding member of Radiosport Manitoba (RSM). He was also a d...