Thom, W9RY, has posted his April Section Newsletter. It can be found by using the link on the Resources drop-down menu, or by clicking here. The newsletter contains important information about the upcoming SET on May, 1.
Television Station WSIL in Southern Illinois recently featured a news item dealing with amateur radio as a hobby and as a tool for emergency communications. You can view it on YouTube at this link.
You may see an ad before the view begins, but you can skip it after a few seconds.
Two new files have been added to our media library.
- The Illinois Section ICS205a Master Comm List
- The 2021 Annual Test Schedule For Amateur Radio Operations
Clicking on the above links will download the files to your computer. Both files are subject to frequent revisions. Notifications of revisions will be posted as necessary.
The latest newsletter from our Section Manager is available. You can find it on the Resources drop-down menu, or by following this link.
To report clear violations of FCC Part 97, particularly instances of unlicensed operation, repeated deliberate interference, and operation outside of a licensee’s authorized frequencies, send the report via email to Riley Hollingsworth (K4ZDH), ARRL Volunteer Monitor Administrator, at K4ZDH@arrl.org.
Important: include the following information in your report:
Frequency (MHz) of incident:
Time of incident (UTC):
Date of incident:
Call sign(s) of station(s) being reported:
If a repeater, call sign of repeater involved:
Description of alleged incident being reported:
Your full name (person submitting report)
Your call sign:
Your email address:
Your phone number:
All reports will be acknowledged, reviewed, and the person submitting the report will receive a response as quickly as possible.”