Category Archives: News

News of the club, of Ham Radio, and other relevant topics.

Changes Coming to the Amateur Radio Emergency Service  

Courtesy of Gordon (W2TTT) The Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES) has been the public service communications program of the ARRL since 1935. Over the program’s eight decades it has occasionally undergone updates to make sure it meets the needs of … Continue reading

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Famous contest station DL1A now QRT due to storm

Damage to DL1A Last week, a Winter storm affected much of Britain and central Europe. Top contester DL1A in Munich was hard hit. Here are some details thanks to Wayne (W3EA) of the Frankford Radio Club. The station was located … Continue reading

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What’s With The Solar Cycle?

Here is an interesting story about solar radiation and its impact during the sunspot cycle. On Sunpots  

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New QSO Director Software Available

The QSO Director is a tool for hams developed by hams done for DXPedition, consist of a windows application that install on logging stations, bu also a public web site for dx chasers, a private web site for pilot and … Continue reading

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AO-91 Up and Running

The newest amateur satellite is open for business… AO-91  

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The Most Comprehensive List Of Local New York Metro Amateur Nets Is Available Here!!

From Brian (KD2KLN),  attached find the most complete listings of nets in the general NYC area.  He is now calling it “VERSION 1.0”, a complete (or nearly so) list. As such, he urges everyone to dispose of old copies of … Continue reading

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Nov. 30 – Thursday – Great Falls Presentation

On Nov. 30 Ranger Ilyse Goldman will be presenting a talk on Paterson Great Falls at the Fair Lawn Library.  

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