Welcome to the webpage for the Western Washington Section of the American Radio Relay League.  There is a lot of great information items surrounding what is happening in the Western Washington Section. Please take a moment and review the provided links under the “Section Resources” menu to see whats happening near you.

What is the ARRL?

Excellent question! The ARRL is the national association for Amateur Radio in the United States.  Founded in 1914 by Hiram Percy Maxim as The American Radio Relay League, ARRL is a noncommercial organization of Questions?radio amateurs.  The ARRL is defined by five pillars: Public Service, Advocacy, Education, Technology, and Membership.

How is the ARRL organized?

The ARRL is divided in to 71 administrative sections across the United States and its territories.  The ARRL membership in each section elects a Section Manager every 2 years.  The Section Manager is responsible for managing the ARRL Field Organization programs in their respective sections.  The Section Manager appoints coordinators or section staff to help manage the programs.  Be sure to check out the “Meet the Section Staff” to learn more about the different programs.


If you have questions please e-mail the Indiana Section Manager, Monte Simpson (AF7PQ) at af7pq@arrl.org .

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