Category: On The Air

  • Can It Be Activated? Yes!

    Can It Be Activated? Yes!

    By WBØRUR, on the scene PORT O' SMITHSON, AL -- Hoping to fill a ham radio void, the Marshy Plains Amateur Radio Club of Mid-Alabama (MPARCMA) has announced a new on-air operating ...

  • Trump Promises Greatest Propagation Ever

    Trump Promises Greatest Propagation Ever

    By K5PO, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT -  Newly inaugurated President Trump wasted no time reaching out to members of the amateur radio community. On Monday, President Trump was the ...

  • Radio Handbook Gets Back To The Basics

    Radio Handbook Gets Back To The Basics

    By K5KVN, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT - The National Radio Retransmission Legion (NRRL) will release next week an updated version of its popular "Ham Radio Operator's Ma ...

  • NRRL Documents Show Discord Over NPOOTA

    NRRL Documents Show Discord Over NPOOTA

    By K5KVN, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT -- Recently uncovered documents from a National Radio Retransmission Legion (NRRL) meeting in 2015 show discord over what kind of on-air even ...

Can It Be Activated? Yes!

Can It Be Activated? Yes!

By WBØRUR, on the scene PORT O' SMITHSON, AL -- Hoping to fill a ham radio void, the Marshy Plains Amateur Radio Club of Mid-Alabama (MPARCMA) has announced a new on-air operating ...

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Trump Promises Greatest Propagation Ever

Trump Promises Greatest Propagation Ever

By K5PO, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT -  Newly inaugurated President Trump wasted no time reaching out to members of the amateur radio community. On Monday, President Trump was th ...

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Radio Handbook Gets Back To The Basics

Radio Handbook Gets Back To The Basics

By K5KVN, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT - The National Radio Retransmission Legion (NRRL) will release next week an updated version of its popular "Ham Radio Operator's M ...

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NRRL Documents Show Discord Over NPOOTA

NRRL Documents Show Discord Over NPOOTA

By K5KVN, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VT -- Recently uncovered documents from a National Radio Retransmission Legion (NRRL) meeting in 2015 show discord over what kind of on-air eve ...

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Recent NPOOTA Operation Disqualified

Recent NPOOTA Operation Disqualified

By K5OY, on the scene MENDELTON, NEVADA -- In a shocking turn of events, the record-setting National Pizza Ovens On The Air (NPOOTA) operation of Titus “Slim” Magnusson has been d ...

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Ham Dismayed Rig Hasn’t Needed Repairs

Ham Dismayed Rig Hasn’t Needed Repairs

by K5KAC, on the scene LONG PINE, NEBRASKA – “I guess I didn’t really know what I was getting myself into,” said Trey Arend, blankly staring at his Hallicrafters SR-150 as it perf ...

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New Time-Saving QSO Program Announced

New Time-Saving QSO Program Announced

By WBØRUR, on the scene NEWINGSTEAD, VERMONT – The National Radio Retransmission Legion (NRRL) today announced a new program designed to save amateur radio operators time and irri ...

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Children Tangled in Dipole After Special Event Station Becomes Pokéstop

Children Tangled in Dipole After Special Event Station Becomes Pokéstop

By K5KAC, on the scene VERMILION, OREGON - The Vermilion City Amateur Radio Club awoke early yesterday morning to the cries of local children tangled in their 80m dipole. “From fa ...

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Local Man Does, In Fact, Own The Frequency

Local Man Does, In Fact, Own The Frequency

By WBØRUR, on the scene PORT O’ GLOOM, GEORGIA -- A Chickasaw County man has become the first amateur radio operator to officially purchase an HF radio frequency, the Federal Comm ...

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Officials Vow to Block Obama Contacts

Officials Vow to Block Obama Contacts

A Ham Hijinks staff report WASHINGTON, D.C. - Questions around U.S. President Barack Obama's recent NPOOTA activation have some Washington insiders vowing to prevent the contacts ...

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