As a member of AMSAT, you are helping to sustain amateur radio’s presence in space. Your membership supports AMSAT activities such as
- working in partnership with government, industry, educational institutions, and fellow amateur radio societies to foster Amateur Radio’s participation in space research and communication,
- designing and building communication satellites to operate in the harsh environment of space,
- managing those satellites, once they are in orbit, and ensure they are available for public use,
- promoting space education and bringing space-based STEM initiatives to life,
- providing opportunities for students to speak with astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS), and
- collecting, compiling, and sharing what is learned with not only AMSAT members, but, with the World!
All annual membership levels are for a period of one year, beginning with the date of purchase.
Specific benefits of membership include:
- One-year subscription to The AMSAT Journal
- Discounted price on certain items in the AMSAT Store
- Opportunity to serve on standing committees and gain valuable professional experience
- Be nominated for awards
- Voting rights in elections
- Opportunity to run for office