The AWA Journal

(used to be The Old Timer’s Bulletin or OTB)

The AWA Journal is AWA’s quarterly publication mailed to dues paying members.  Its content is a mixture of columns, radio related news and feature articles on many different facets of communications history, personalities and technology. The Autumn issue features a discussion of upcoming AWA on-air events along with a review of past events; the Winter issue contains a retrospective of the AWA Annual Conference, with the Summer issue containing full details for that event.

If you are searching for a specific topic, the button to the right will take you to a page with a complete set of indexes of the AWA Journal and the AWA Review.

The next issue of the AWA Journal was sent to the printer on March 25, 2022. It usually takes three to four weeks for it to be mailed to AWA members.

From the Editor Spring 2022 Issue

2022-03-24 — The Spring 2022 issue is at the printer and should be delivered soon.

Below you will find the key information regarding the latest issue of The AWA Journal. If you wish to contact the Editor, a contact from is located at the bottom of this page.

From the Editor

Table of Contents

President’s Column

Amateur Radio Column

The most current information regarding each of the contest events is located on this website selectable from here.

Journal Editor Contact

To contact The AWA Journal Editor, please use the contact from below.