What is Ham Radio?

New to Ham Radio?  Or perhaps an OT in need of a refresher?

Either way, you'll find these resources very helpful in better understanding our wonderful hobby!

What Is Ham Radio?

Overview of Ham Radio

All About Ham Radios

A New Vision for the Amateur Radio Service (PDF)

Amateur Radio Service

Emergency Communications Driving Increase in Amateur Radio Operators

Getting Started With Amateur Radio

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station

Introduction to Amateur Radio

Ham Radio Terms (PDF)

Good Operating Practices

Early Radio Astronomy: The Ham Radio Connection


Amateur Radio License: How to Get it

Amateur Radio Guide to Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) (PDF)

Amateur Radio Essential to Emergency Response

Guidelines for Amateur Radio Operations

Amateur Radio in the 1950s: Romance and Reality (PDF)

Ham Radio 101 (PDF)

When Everything Else Fails, Amateur Radio Still Thrives


George Heron, N2APB

Pages Last Updated: October 31, 2018