Environment Canada, on Sunday Feb 2,2014 has issued several weather statements and warnings. To see if your area is impacted go to
A 6.5 magnitude earthquake is reported at 0927Z 2 FEB 2014. The location is about a thousand kilometers northeast of the north island of New Zealand. A bulletin was issued for the areas within and bordering the Pacific Ocean BUT DID NOT INCLUDE Alaska, BC,Washington, Oregon and California.
Cuban Amateurs now have access to 60m. In times of crisis these fequencies will be restricted to emergency traffic. For more info go to
Portugal’s amateur community recently received operating permission on some 160M frequencies. For more information go to
Until Feb 9th 2014 the only special event call sign in use will be XM3P. This event is to note the 50th anniversary of the University of Guelph.
The ARRL DXCC Credit desk has now approved this operation. See the link below for further information
A bit of history on Amsterdam Island… the site of a current DXpedition. Have a look at
RAC has published an information sheet for 60M operations. You need to make sure you are doing things right . For more information go to
Interested in how ARES is handled in Victoria BC and the southern end of Vancouver island? Have a look at http://www.crercc.com/
As part of the ARRL Centenniel W1AW is moving around the US. On January 29th the station will move to Minnesota and Texas. For more information on the move and the event go to