The Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 Introduced in the US Senate

Courtesy ARRL 06/26/2015 A companion Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 bill has been introduced in the US Senate. Mississippi Republican Sen Roger Wicker introduced S. 1685 on June...

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The K7RA Solar Update

06/26/2015 This was a very active week for solar flares and aurora. On Monday and Tuesday the planetary A index was 55 and 76, indicating a geomagnetic storm. The...

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League Continues Efforts to Secure US Senate Sponsorship for the Amateur Radio Parity Act

Courtesy ARRL 06/25/2015 ARRL representatives are continuing efforts on Capitol Hill to secure sponsorship for a Senate companion bill to the Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 — H.R....

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Pattern of Contact Padding Prompts Disqualifications, CQ Review of All Past Contest Logs

Courtesy ARRL 06/25/2015 The CQ World Wide Contest Committee said this week that it plans to review all past contest logs, after its investigation revealed a pattern of routine...

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The ARRL Letter, June 25, 2015

The ARRL Letter June 26, 2015 Rick Lindquist, WW1ME, Editor [Note: Clicking on the story links below will take you to the news article as it appears in The...

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Geomagnetic Storming Reaches Severe Level

Courtesy ARRL 06/23/2015 Geomagnetic storming reached the G4 — severe — level at 0513 UTC on June 23. The storm began a day earlier. The NOAA Space Weather Prediction...

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W1AW Announces Field Day Bulletin Schedule

06/22/2015 Maxim Memorial Station W1AW has announced its Field Day bulletin schedule for W1AW. For the benefit of Field Day operations in the West, the Maritime Historical Society’s K6KPH...

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The K7RA Solar Update

06/19/2015 Solar activity weakened a little or increased slightly over the past week, depending on which measure we choose. The June 11-17 average daily sunspot number declined from 112.4...

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The ARRL Letter, June 18, 2015

The ARRL Letter June 18, 2015 Rick Lindquist, WW1ME, Editor [Note: Clicking on the story links below will take you to the news article as it appears in The...

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Emergency Ham Radio Exercise

Courtesy StarLocalMedia 24 hour Amateur Radio “Field Day” June 27 – 28 Demonstrates Science, Skills and Community Service The Plano Amateur Radio Klub  (P.A.R.K.) will be participating in the...

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