April 2010
QST;Apr2010, Vol. 94 Issue 4, p89
The article provides information on the Standings column that lists the four lower shortwave/ultrahigh frequency (V/UHF) radio bands, including 50, 144, 222, and 432 MHz, the Microwave bands, and Earth-Moon-Earth (EME) on all bands. It states that the standings depend on the number of stations in the Web listings, which is located at www.arrl.org/vhf-uhf-microwave-standings. Tables are presented that lists the leaders on various radio bands including microwave standings and EME annual standings.


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