As I write this the world is in the midst of battling the COVID-19 crisis. A few short weeks ago many of us could not imagine the levels of isolation that we are now dealing with and the sacrifices of … Read more →
The International Amateur Radio Union has been the worldwide voice of radio amateurs, securing and safeguarding the amateur radio spectrum since 1925. Read more about us →
Several IARU member-societies have announced that they are unable to receive shipments of QSL cards for their bureaus during the COVID-19 emergency. Before sending shipments of QSL cards to a national QSL bureau the IARU strongly recommends an inquiry to … Read more →
The ITU has announced that the Final Acts of the 2019 World Radiocommunication Conference are now available for free download.
Here are some notes about how the IARU is dealing, as of March 19, with the restrictions now in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.
The ITU has cancelled some meetings, postponed others, and converted still others into E‑meetings … Read more →
After many years’ involvement in monitoring intruders on the amateur bands, Wolf Hadel, DK2OM, has decided to retire at the end of 2019. Wolf has worked for the DARC monitoring system in Germany for more than 30 years and since … Read more →