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May 2019 Jamboree on the Air Newsletter

The May 2019 Jamboree on the Air Newsletter has been published. The big topic is the upcoming World Scout Jamboree and the NA1WJ operation. We’re also seeking questions to ask the astronaut during our planned contact with the International Space Station. And don’t miss our the K2BSA / Radio Scouting Booth at the Dayton Hamvention. You can find the newsletter at May 2019 Jamboree on the Air Newsletter.

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JOTA 2018 Results

USA Jamboree on the Air total Scout participation increased 36% year-over-year in 2018, reaching 10,000+ Scouts.

You can find the full report at USA JOTA Reports.

Icom Scout Council Loan Station

Ever wondered about the Icom America Scout Council Loan Station? You can see it in action in this video, created by Chris Overbey, WA5DM. You can find out more about the station including the application at Icom Station Loans.

October 2018 JOTA Newsletter

The October 2018 JOTA Newsletter has been published. Key stories around JOTA-JOTI location registration, station reports, and don’t miss Jocelyn Brault’s wonderful story about her introduction to amateur radio through Jamboree on the Air and discovering the hobby all over again some 30 years later.

Here’s the link: October 2018 JOTA Newsletter. Subscribe so you don’t miss a single issue.