You can learn more about amateur radio at the American Radio Relay League web site. Want to know what this HAM radio stuff is all about in plain language? Then be sure to check the GETTING STARTED page. It includes information on how to become a licensed amateur radio operator. For specific licensing information click HERE. Amateur radio as a hobby has many different aspects. This is one of the things that makes amateur radio so wonderful. There are a variety of activities for everyone; men, women, and boys and girls.
OD5SK's Amateur Radio Guide