Amateur Radio

The beginnings of the Antique Wireless Association was amateur radio and the collecting of radio history artifacts. If amateur radio is new to you, visit the Amateur Radio website page for the basic of this enjoyable hobby.

To learn about the basics of amateur radio and the Antique Wireless Association, click on the button to the right.

Equipment Build Info

If you wish to learn about building equipment, a website page provide written and video details on AWA member’s efforts.

Click on the button to the right to review the building information pages.

On-the-Air

Event Information

Events for the Antique Wireless Association are divided into weekly Net Activities and a series of Contest Events each fall and winter.

Net Activities

Whether you are a licensed operator or merely interested, you are welcome to listen to these opportunities to learn more about operating a station and potentially join one or more of these weekly Net Activities.

Button to the right will take you to the Weekly Events information page.

Contests

The Contest season or sequence begins in December of each year and concludes in the month of March of the following year. Each special event is located on a dedicated page.  Visit the Contest events page to learn about their origins and dedications. 

Clink on the button to the right to visit the Contests information page.

Current AWA Amateur Radio Info

Below is the most recent Amateur Radio column form the AWA Journal, mailed quarterly to all Antique Wireless Association members.