FCC Proposes to Penalize California Licensee $25,000 for Causing Intentional Interference

The FCC Enforcement Bureau has proposed fining William F. Crowell, W6WBJ (ex-N6AYJ), of Diamond Springs, California, $25,000 for intentionally interfering with other Amateur Radio operators and transmitting prohibited communications, including music. FCC San Francisco District Director David K. Hartshorn released Read More …

Florida Ham Agrees to Penalty for Failure to Identify

This shows why it’s important to follow the rules: The FCC Enforcement Bureau has entered into a consent decree with a Florida radio amateur to resolve an investigation into whether the licensee violated Sections 97.113(b) and 97.119(a) of the FCC Read More …

Kosovo Amateur Radio Association SHRAK Joins International Amateur Radio Union

The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) has announced that the Kosovo Amateur Radio Association, (SHRAK) has been accepted into membership as the result of a second vote by member societies. The action has no effect on Kosovo’s DXCC status. Kosovo Read More …