Amateur Radio News

Daily amateur radio news collected by differente web sources. Many famous ham radio rss feeds are included

IOTA news from OPDX

Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

DXCC Country/Entity Report

According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 1st December, through Sunday, 8th December there were 215 countries active

December is YOTA month

The Irish Radio Transmitters Society report that throughout the month of December EI0YOTA will once again be on the air with the aim of getting youngsters involved in our hobby

Zorro back in Bhutan

As always, Zorro cannot operate for long time as he has many duties, but good operators in his team will do their best for world-wide contacts. They look forward to seeing you on the air!

Day-Xenia Hamvention price rises

The ARRL Web page and Letter reports that the Day-Xenia Hamvention is increasing the cost of admission and its booth fees

Rules announced for January 2020 AM QSO Party in Europe

AM Amateur Radio Europe Facebook Group recently announced their very first operating event, namely AM QSO Party 2020

ICQPodcast - CW Invaders Game / Training Aid

In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Edmund Spicer M0MNG, Matthew Nassau M0NJX, Dan Romanchik KB6NU and Ruth Willet KM4LAO to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief and this episode’s feature is - CW Invaders Game / Training Aid

Ham College 59

General Amateur Radio Exam part 30. General questions pool updates 2 of 3

ARRL calls for New York University Petition to be dismissed

ARRL has asked the FCC to dismiss a Petition filed by New York University (NYU) seeking Declaratory Ruling on the encoded message rule

IARUMS Region 1 Newsletter November 2019 available!

The IARUMS Region 1 Newsletter November 2019 is now available.  Click here!

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels

Canterbury SOTA QSO Party

The local SOTA activators are holding a Banks Peninsula SOTA QSO Party in NZ on the 1st of February 2020

St Pierre and Miquelon - early announcement

Eric, KV1J, will once again be operating from the Island of Miquelon (NA-032, DIFO FP-002 WLOTA 1417, Grid GN17) as FP/KV1J between June 30th and July 14th, 2020. This is his 14th trip to the island

Holy-land Christianity On The Air (HOCOTA)

Members of the Israel Amateur Radio Club (I.A.R.C) are pleased to announce the 2019 XMAS activity for its national award program: Holy-land Christianity On The Air (HOCOTA)

Ofcom fines Onestream £35,000 for ‘slamming’

Ofcom has fined communications provider Onestream £35,000 after an investigation found the company took over the telephone services of more than a hundred people without their permission