The latest news from the ARRL.

  • 2021 Hamvention® Award Nominations Open on...
    Posted on October 21, 2020 at 6:35 pm

    Nominations for the 2021 Hamvention Awards will open on November 1. Hamvention will grant awards in the categories of technical achievement, special achievement, amateur radio operator of the year, […]

  • Robert Bankston, KE4AL, is New AMSAT President
    Posted on October 19, 2020 at 10:59 pm

    Robert Bankston, KE4AL, of Dothan, Alabama, is the new president of AMSAT. The AMSAT Board of Directors elected Bankston at its annual meeting on October 18, to succeed Clayton Coleman, W5PFG. […]

  • ARRL Logbook of The World Harmonizes Designation...
    Posted on October 19, 2020 at 10:50 pm

    The Logbook of The World (LoTW) Committee worked with WSJT-X developer Joe Taylor, K1JT, to harmonize the designation of FST4 among WSJT-X, the ADIF standard, and LoTW. At present, FST4 is only […]

  • FCC Headquarters Relocates
    Posted on October 19, 2020 at 10:39 pm

    FCC Headquarters has moved. The new address is 45 L St. NE, Washington, DC 20554. The change is effective immediately. The FCC announced plans to move last spring, but the transition was delayed by […]

  • ARRL Executive Committee to Meet on October 22
    Posted on October 19, 2020 at 10:36 pm

    The ARRL Executive Committee will meet at 1800 UTC on October 22 in closed virtual session. The panel’s primary agenda item is arrangements for the Board of Directors’ January 2021 […]

  • Florida ARES Group Publishes After-Action Book
    Posted on October 16, 2020 at 2:05 pm

    A new paperback aimed at the Amateur Radio Emergency Service Community, Power Out! After-Action Report and Improvement Plan by Susan Halbert, KG4VWI; Leland Gallup, AA3YB, and Gordon Gibby, KX4Z, is […]

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    Posted on October 16, 2020 at 9:30 am


  • Now Open! The 15th Annual ARRL Online Auction
    Posted on October 15, 2020 at 2:00 pm


  • Jamboree on the Air Takes Place this Weekend
    Posted on October 14, 2020 at 7:39 pm

    Scouting’s Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) and concurrent Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI) will be held Friday, October 16, through Sunday, October 18. A new US JOTA-JOTI website has details. […]

  • 2021 Edition of The ARRL Handbook and New...
    Posted on October 14, 2020 at 12:44 pm