It’s Field Day Weekend!

Good morning everyone! As you are all aware I’m sure, this is Field Day weekend.  What is Field Day?  I’m sure we have some new hams that isn’t sure: This weekend Saturday 9 to 10 AM to Sunday morning/early afternoon, Read More …

Historic NSS Call Sign to be Reactivated for First Time in More than 40 Years

Operators from the US Naval Academy Radio Club (W3ADO) and the Potomac Valley Radio Club (W3GRF) will reactivate the historic NSS call sign on May 13-14 during the Armed Forces Day Crossband Military/Amateur Radio Communications Test. Operation from the former Read More …

Emergency Communications Driving Increase in Amateur Radio Operators

Hams standing by and ready to help during disasters or other events. More Americans than ever have been licensed by the Federal Communications Commission as amateur radio operators, and those in the know say that emergency communications is driving their Read More …