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2019-03-08 ISS Sighting

Date: Friday Mar 8, 2019
Time: 5:21 AM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 11°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

2019-03-09 ISS Sighting

Date: Saturday Mar 9, 2019
Time: 6:06 AM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 18°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 15° above NE

The Latest Episode of ARRL Audio News is Available

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 13:06

Listen to the new episode of ARRL Audio News on your iOS or Android podcast app, or online at http://www.blubrry.com/arrlaudionews/. Audio News is also retransmitted on a number of FM repeaters. Click here and then scroll down to see the list.

 

 

 

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Carole Perry, WB2MGP, is First Recipient of Award Named in Her Honor

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 09:45

ARRL congratulates Amateur Radio educator Carole Perry, WB2MGP, for being the first recipient of the newly established Carole Perry Educator of the Year Award, presented on February 9 by Orlando HamCation®. The award, to be given annually in Perry's name, recognizes outstanding dedication in educating and advancing today’s youth about Amateur Radio.

A fellow and director of the Radio Club of Ame...

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Past ARRL Western New York Section Manager Bill Thompson, W2MTA, SK

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 09:39

Bill Thompson, W2MTA, who headed the ARRL Western New York Section from 1980 until 1999, died on February 16. An ARRL Life Member, he was 87.

Formerly of Newark Valley, New York, Thompson was licensed in 1952. He was a Marine Corps Veteran of the Korean Conflict and later was employed by IBM in various posts. In 2009, Thompson was honored with ARRL’s Knight Distinguished Service Award, which rec...

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Listen for 4U1ITU during ITU Conference Preparatory Meeting

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 09:36

This week and next week, a number of radio amateurs from around the globe are attending the ITU Conference Preparatory Meeting (CPM) in Geneva, in advance of World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) this fall.

Already, there has been a lot of activity from the International Radio Club, 4U1ITU, including a casual effort in the ARRL International DX Contest (CW) last weekend where, despit...

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KL0S Wins the February QST Cover Plaque Award

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 07:52

The winning article for the February 2019 QST Cover Plaque award is “Installing Coax Crimp Connectors” by Dino Papas, KLØS. The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the March issue today.

 

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The K7RA Solar Update

ARRL News - Fri, 02/22/2019 - 07:42

No sunspots are visible since January 30. The lack of sunspot activity has persisted for over 3 weeks, as of February 21. This past week (February 14-20) the average daily solar flux was only marginally higher, rising just barely from 70.4 to 70.6. Geomagnetic indicators were lower, with average daily planetary A index declining from 8.1 to 4.9, and average daily mid-latitude A index (measured ...

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The Doctor Will See You Now!

ARRL News - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 06:00
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2019-02-20 CYGNUS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Wednesday Feb 20, 2019
Time: 6:50 AM
Duration: 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 13°
Approach: 10° above SSE
Departure: 13° above SE

2019-02-21 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Thursday Feb 21, 2019
Time: 6:49 AM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 26°
Approach: 11° above SSW
Departure: 26° above SE

2019-02-22 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Friday Feb 22, 2019
Time: 5:59 AM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 14°
Approach: 10° above SSE
Departure: 14° above SE

2019-02-23 CYGNUS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Saturday Feb 23, 2019
Time: 5:50 AM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 18°
Approach: 10° above S
Departure: 17° above ESE

2019-02-23 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Saturday Feb 23, 2019
Time: 6:42 AM
Duration: 6 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 73°
Approach: 10° above SW
Departure: 15° above ENE

2019-02-24 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Sunday Feb 24, 2019
Time: 5:52 AM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 36°
Approach: 15° above SSW
Departure: 30° above ESE

2019-02-24 CYGNUS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Sunday Feb 24, 2019
Time: 6:02 AM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 50°
Approach: 22° above SSW
Departure: 30° above E

2019-02-25 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Monday Feb 25, 2019
Time: 5:03 AM
Duration: 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 19°
Approach: 19° above SE
Departure: 16° above ESE

2019-02-25 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Monday Feb 25, 2019
Time: 6:36 AM
Duration: 6 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 44°
Approach: 10° above WSW
Departure: 11° above NE

2019-02-26 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Tuesday Feb 26, 2019
Time: 5:47 AM
Duration: 4 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 82°
Approach: 46° above WSW
Departure: 11° above NE

2019-02-27 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 02/21/2019 - 03:34
Date: Wednesday Feb 27, 2019
Time: 4:58 AM
Duration: less than 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 24°
Approach: 24° above ENE
Departure: 20° above ENE

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