Special call sign prefixes to celebrate Platinum Jubilee

Submitted by admin on Tue, 2022/05/10 - 09:08
In 2022, Canada is celebrating the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, marking her 70th anniversary on the Throne. Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada has approved the use of special call signs from May 15 to July 14. To use the special call sign, substitute the prefix normally assigned to your province or territory by the special prefix shown in the following table....

Monday night net - Aroostook Amateur Radio Association

Submitted by admin on Mon, 2021/08/09 - 07:20

(Editor's note: While it's not been easy to cross the border, radio waves can make the trip with ease! Here's an invitation from the AARA to their Monday night Emergency Net)

Several members of the Aroostook Amateur Radio Association (AARA) are current members of the International Repeater Group (IRG) in New Brunswick Province.

Helping hands help hams

Submitted by admin on Sat, 2018/06/23 - 19:09

"Fine business" is the best way to say it, after some help from the Fredericton Amateur Radio Club and IRG members put Jim Noseworthy VE1HJN back on the air. Some deck renovations required the antenna to be moved and so helping hands worked today (June 23) to put Jim back on the air. Good work everyone!