On the Air
Getting On the Air for the June VHF Contest
Seasoned VHF operator Bob Witte, KØNR, talks about how to prepare yourself and your station for joining in on the fun for next month's VHF Contest.
Where Do Hams Fit Into the Incident Command System?
ARRL Director of Emergency Management, Josh Johnston, Ke5MHV, talks about the basics of the Incident Command System, how hams fit into it, and why it is important for hams to be trained in it.
The Thrill of the Chase: Radio Orienteering
Learn how to get up and running – literally -- in radio orienteering, also known as Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF), a type of radio sport that involves finding transmitters located on outdoor courses.
How to Be On the Air All Year with VOTA
Get the basics on ARRL’s year-long Volunteers On the Air operating event from two of the hams who designed the event.
The ARRL Field Organization
How hams across the US help bring ARRL programs and services to the community
Operating Amateur Satellites
A fast paced, long range VHF/UHF activity for everyone
Make a Two-Meter J-Pole Antenna from Lamp Cord
Technical details on the antenna construction project from the September/October 2022 issue