Help support this worldwide
on-the-air and on-the internet Jamboree. Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) will be held 10/20/2017 noon through 10/22/2017 11:55 PM EDT.
JOTA, The world’s largest Scouting event is held annually over the third full weekend in October. Amateur Radio links Scouts with other Scouts and hams, locally and worldwide. According to the World Scout Bureau, the 2016 JOTA had nearly 1.3 million Scout participants from more than 30,000 locations, and reached 156 countries.
Jamboree on the Internet (JOTI) is designed for participating via VoIP. Two conference nodes now have been designated for Scout contacts on EchoLink. They are *JOTA-365* (node 480809) and *JAMBO* (node 832996). Visit the K2BSA Radio Scouting page for more information on frequencies, including D-STAR, DMR and IRLP.
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