Friday May 17
Former QST Managing Editor Joel Kleinman, N1BKE (SK), Inducted into CQ Amateur Radio Hall of Fame
In addition, CQ named two new members to the CQ DX Hall of Fame and two new members to the CQ Contest Hall of Fame.
Thu May 16, 2013
TIMELINE: Storm damage
2:20 p.m.: A large tree snaps eight miles west of Waskom, Texas. 2:30 p.m.: Two people are injured when a tree falls, smashing a truck in Waskom.
Wed May 15, 2013
Amateur Radio Quiz: Vintage Radios -- Such a Bargain
Who can resist taking a long look at the vintage veterans sitting along the aisles of the flea markets? Hey, I'm talking about the radios, not the attendees! "Big iron" is making its comeback with Johnsons and Hallicrafters and Swans shoulder-to-shoulder at the hamfests.
Dayton Hamvention to generate $6.5M for region
Nearly 25,000 amateur radio operators will descend on Dayton this weekend for the annual Dayton Hamvention event.
Tue May 14, 2013
Industry claims aside, you can't just keep throwing stuff at a problem to fix it
You might as well realize it, that " smartphone " - Blackberry Z10, Samsung S, HTC One, Apple iPhone 5 - is really just a two-way radio transceiver.
Mon May 13, 2013
Morse Code still relevant
Certain assertions in Randolph J. May's piece on the new FCC nominee may be a bit premature .
Sat May 11, 2013
San Jacinto: Amateur radio club to meet
A veteran ham radio operator will speak when the Lee De Forest Amateur Radio Club meets Wednesday, May 15.
Fri May 10, 2013
Phone service disrupted across swath of northwest Sonoma County
The fiber optic cable the serves phone customers in the Jenner, Sea Ranch and Timber Cove areas was disrupted at some point before 8 a.m. in the vicinity of Monte Rio and AT&T and Verizon have been on scene trying to repair it, said Zachary Hamill, emergency coordinator for the Sonoma County Fire and Emergency Services Department.
Surfin': Ham Radio School Days
I wish I was back in school again. When I was a student, the only technical gadget in the building was a cranky 16 millimeter projector that our teachers used to show films like Hemo the Magnificent and The Unchained Goddess .
Pinellas Park Hamfest Saturday, May 25, 2013
The Pinellas Park FL Amateur Radio Club will be holding a ham radio & electronic flea market on 5-25-2013 starting at 8 am at Freedom Lake Park.
Thu May 09, 2013
Queen Anne View
Mayday, Mayday earthquake preparedness drill this weekend at the West Queen Anne Playfield
This Saturday, May 11th, the West Queen Anne Playfield will be the staging grounds for Mayday, Mayday, an earthquake preparedness drill.
Ham operators and the military prepare for joint radio exercise
Every year, ham radio operators take part in many challenging contests and exercises, both for fun and to hone their skills.
NW Ind. students thrilled with space station talk
Several northwestern Indiana students are thrilled after having a chance to talk with an astronaut now orbiting on the International Space Station .
Wed May 08, 2013
PhoneSat-2 (Graham) Nanosatellite Images
Three consumer smartphones that were sent into orbit around Earth last month snapped some incredible photos of our planet from space.
Why you should really upgrade to a Generala
I find a lot of editorializing about amateur radio to be, well, curiously off the mark.
The Whitecourt Star
New level of Star Trek love as Vulcan Ale unveiled
I admit it I am a Star Trek fan. I own and have watched every episode from the original 'TOS' series many times and like many Star Trek fans I can recite lines from many of the episodes and movies verbatim.
Garec 2013 to Precede Ham Radio Gathering in Friedrichshafen Next Month
Attendees have an interest in providing emergency communication via Amateur Radio during training exercises or in response to disasters.
Joseph J. Schroeder Jr. 1930-2013
Joseph J. Schroeder Jr. was a student at New Trier High School during World War II when a neighbor who was a radio operator in the Merchant Marine told him that if he took the school's course in radio code, he'd "never carry a rifle." Mr.
Tue May 07, 2013
Meet the Authors at Arrl Expo in Dayton
The ARRL will present a "Meet the Author" area in the ARRL EXPO at the 2013 Dayton Hamvention A , giving visitors an opportunity to speak with authors who are inspiring today's radio experimenters, operators and innovators.