A Century of Amateur Radio and the ARRL: – eHam.net


A Century of Amateur Radio and the ARRL: eHam.net During the decade of the 1960s and subsequently, Gus Browning, W4BPD, traveled the world and operated from over 100 countries, many of them extremely rare ones and sometimes the first ham operation…

Source: www.eham.net

Here’s the latest segment of “A Century of Amateur Radio and the ARRL” from Al Broglon (W1AB).  In this edition of the popular historical series, Broglon covers the DX-pedition career of world traveler Gus Browning (W4BPD), the 11 December 1961 launch of OSCAR-1 and the launch of OSCAR-2 on 2 June 1962–the first two amateur radio satellites, the growth of 2 meter FM repeaters, and the 1967 rule establishing incentive licensing for amateur radio operators.  Great article….Aloha de Russ (KH6JRM).

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