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World Amateur Radio Day 2024: A Century of Connections

Every April 18, Radio Amateurs worldwide take to the airwaves in celebration of World Amateur Radio Day. It was on this day in 1925 that the International Amateur Radio Union was formed in Paris. The IARU is very pleased to announce the theme of: “A Century of Connections: Celebrating 100 years of Amateur Radio Innovation, Community, and Advocacy”.

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NASA photo depicting Chasing Eclipse Project

Science in the Shadows: NASA Selects Five Experiments for 2024 Total Solar Eclipse

A total solar eclipse will darken a swath of North America as the Moon blocks the light of the Sun for a few minutes on April 8, 2024. NASA will fund five interdisciplinary science projects for the 2024 eclipse to make the most of this opportunity. The projects, which are led by researchers at different academic institutions, will study the Sun and its influence on Earth with a variety of instruments, including cameras aboard high-altitude research planes, Amateur radios, and more.

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Front cover of the March-April 2024 issue of The Canadian Amateur magazine
RAC Bulletins

March-April 2024 eTCA is now available

The digital (eTCA) version of the March-April 2024 TCA is now available for viewing or download. | La version électronique (eTCA) du numéro mars-avril 2024 de la revue TCA est désormais disponible pour visualisation ou téléchargement. –

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Special Event HI180RD promo for 180th anniversary of Dominican Republic

Special Event to Celebrate 180th Anniversary of Dominican Republic Independence

From February 27 to April 30, 2024, the HI180RD Special Event Station will be activated, with the participation of Radio Amateurs from five clubs, including Radio Club Dominicano, Inc. (RCD), Dominican Union of Radio Amateurs, Inc. (UDRA), Hotel-India DX Club (HIDXC), Southwestern Amateur Radio Union, Inc. (URSO), and the Dominican League of Radio Amateurs, Inc. (LIDORA).

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Header for CARHOF 2023

Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame (CARHOF 2023)

The Board of Trustees of the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame is pleased to announce that Barrie Crampton, VE3BSB, has been named to the Hall of Fame. | Le Conseil des fiduciaries du Temple de la renommée de la radio amateur du Canada a le plaisir d’annoncer que Barrie Crampton, VE3BSB, a été intronisé au Temple de la renommée.

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Smart Lander for Investigating Moon
International News

The First Amateur Radio Station on the Moon

Posted February 6, 2024 –  The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) successfully landed their Smart Lander for Investigating Moon (SLIM) on January 19, 2024. Just before touchdown, SLIM released two

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