The latest news from the ARRL.

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    Posted on May 20, 2022 at 2:54 pm

     Solar activity was up, up, up this week, with average daily sunspot numbers increasing from 74.4 to 134.1, and average daily solar flux from 120.3 to 157.3.To get some perspective, I averaged […]

  • The K7RA Solar Update
    Posted on May 14, 2022 at 1:17 pm

    We saw some evidence of sporadic-e propagation this week on 6 and 10 meters, always surprising and exciting.Solar activity was about the same as last week, at least going by the numbers.Average daily […]

  • Listen to ARRL Audio News for May 13, 2022
    Posted on May 13, 2022 at 6:54 pm

    The latest edition of ARRL Audio News podcast for May 13, 2022 is available for listening now. This week's edition includes an update for the upcoming Dayton Hamvention®, an announcement for […]

  • ARES® Activated in Oklahoma for Tornado Clean-Up...
    Posted on May 12, 2022 at 7:15 pm

    To help with emergency communications support following an outbreak of tornadoes that hit this past week, the Oklahoma Department of Emergency of Management and Homeland Security requested support […]

  • Día del Radioaficionado Celebrated May 10, 2022...
    Posted on May 12, 2022 at 7:14 pm

    On May 10, 2022, radio amateurs in Puerto Rico celebrated 25 years of Día del Radioaficionado (Puerto Rico Amateur Radio Operator Day). The day was designated the second Tuesday in May by Law […]

  • Get To 2022 Dayton Hamvention® -- May 20-22
    Posted on May 12, 2022 at 7:03 pm

    The 2022 Dayton Hamvention®, among the world's largest annual amateur radio gatherings, is ready to celebrate its 70th Anniversary event, May 20 - 22, at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo […]

  • Annual Armed Forces Day Cross-Band Exercise Set...
    Posted on May 12, 2022 at 12:57 pm

    The US Department of Defense will host this year’s Armed Forces Day (AFD) Cross-Band Test on Saturday, May 14. While Armed Forces Day is May 21, the AFD cross-band military-amateur radio event […]

  • FCC Has Resolved Technical Issues and Resumes...
    Posted on May 9, 2022 at 8:35 pm

    Updated 5/9/2022The ARRL Volunteer Examiner Coordinator (VEC) reports that the FCC Universal Licensing System (ULS) electronic batch filing (EBF) system is back online and functioning normally. […]

  • ARRL RF Safety Committee Members To Be Honored By...
    Posted on May 6, 2022 at 4:39 pm

    Chairman of the ARRL RF Safety Committee (RFSC) Gregory D. Lapin, N9GL, Ph.D, P.E., will receive an award at the 2022 Dayton Hamvention® from the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB). He will […]

  • ARRL Forum at Hamvention Will Include FCC...
    Posted on May 6, 2022 at 4:27 pm

    Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Enforcement Bureau Regional Director Lark Hadley, KA4A, will participate in an ARRL-sponsored forum at Dayton Hamvention® on Saturday, May 21, 2022. The […]