Hazel Park Amateur Radio Club - W8HP / W8JXU

Ham Radio News

American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources The American Radio Relay League (ARRL) is the national association for amateur radio, connecting hams around the U.S. with news, information and resources.

  • The K7RA Solar Update

    On Wednesday, June 20 Spaceweather.com reported the sudden emergence of sunspot AR2715. The sunspot number on that day shot up to 54, and it was 53 the next day. Average daily sunspot number for the reporting week (June 14-20) was 25.7, up from 4 the previous week. Average daily solar flux rose from 69.4 to 74. Solar flux was 82.1 on June 20.We have not seen numbers such as this since last Sept... […]

  • IARU Welcomes Member-Society for St. Kitts & Nevis

    The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) has welcomed the St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla Amateur Radio Society (SKNAARS) as its newest member-society. IARU member-societies on May 28 completed voting on the proposed admission of SKNAARS to the IARU to represent St. Kitts & Nevis.SKNAARS does not claim to represent Anguilla, which is already represented in the IARU by the Anguilla Amateur Radio So... […]

  • ARES® Continues Move Toward Enhanced Training, Paperless Reporting

    […]

  • KX9X Wins the June QST Cover Plaque Award

    The winning article for the June 2018 QST Cover Plaque award is “Get on the Satellites for ARRL Field Day” by Sean Kutzko, KX9X. The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the July issue today. […]

  • Broadcaster to Transmit Field Day Greetings in MFSK64

    […]

  • ARISS-Russia Testing Undeployed CubeSats from ISS

    ARISS-Russia is making FM transmissions on June 20 and 21 from two of its Tanusha series of CubeSats, now aboard the International Space Station. Russia’s ARISS organization has been developing the spacecraft in collaboration with Southwest State University in Kursk.Two earlier Tanusha CubeSats were hand-deployed by cosmonauts last August and are performing cluster flight experiments through co... […]

  • FEMA Region X Field Day Weekend Event to Use 5 MHz Interoperability Channels

    […]

  • Experiments Look to Leverage Low-Latency HF to Shave Microseconds off Trade Times

    Experimental operations now under way on HF appear aimed at leveraging low-latency HF propagation to shave microseconds from futures market trades and gain a competitive edge in a field where millionths of a second can mean winning or losing. Bloomberg on June 18 reported on a secretive antenna facility near Maple Park, in Kane County, Illinois, and speculated that futures traders might be look... […]

  • Amateur Radio Honored in Advance of Field Day 2018 on June 23 – 24

    […]

  • W1AW Announces Field Day Bulletin Schedule

    W1AW has announced its Field Day bulletin schedule. Those participating in Field Day can earn 100 bonus points for copying the special Field Day bulletin transmitted by W1AW or by K6KPH during its operating schedule on Field Day weekend. The Field Day bulletin must be copied via Amateur Radio. An accurate copy of the message must be included in your Field Day submission in order to earn the bon... […]