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Jamboree-on-the-Air (JOTA)

During JOTA, Scouts and Guides all over the world speak to each other by means of amateur radio contacts. Scouting experiences are exchanged and ideas are shared via radio waves. About 500,000 Scouts and Guides "get together" over the airwaves for the annual JOTA.


Add your radio station

You can add the radio station that you and your unit use during the weekend. You can also see the other Scout radio stations in the list below


Connect on EchoLink

The Echolink system allows licensed Amateur Radio stations to connect to each other using part of the internet combined with radio links. In this way contacts can be made over large distances with good quality.Read more about how to talk to Scouts over the radio


More about JOTA and how you can connect with Scouts over the radio

Radio Stations

  • JA1YSS

    Japan | English, Japanese
    QTH Locator: PM95VQ
    Map
  • scot 32 <3

    Peru | English, Spanish
    QTH Locator: studio92
    Map
  • OH2SUF

    Finland | Finnish, English
    QTH Locator: KP01VL
    Map
  • CR5SME

    Portugal | Portuguese, English, French, Spanish
    QTH Locator: IM58HQ
    Map
  • 4A0 ASM

    Mexico | Spanish, English
    QTH Locator: EK09WC
    Map
  • CN8CE

    Morocco | French, English, Spanish, Arabic
    QTH Locator: IM63eo
    Map
  • XE2MVD

    Mexico | Spanish
    QTH Locator: DL95UQ
    Map
  • CR5CEO

    Portugal | English, Portuguese, Spanish
    QTH Locator: IM59KL
    Map
  • ES1JOTA

    Estonia
    QTH Locator: KO29IK
    Map
  • 5B4SNH

    Cyprus | Greek, English
    QTH Locator: KM65QE
    Map
  • LX1JAB

    Luxembourg | English, German, French, Luxembourgish
    QTH Locator: JN39BM
    Map
  • TA2IGG

    Turkey | Turkish, English
    QTH Locator: KM69JW
    Map
  • HB9JAM

    Switzerland | English, German
    QTH Locator: JN47IK
    Map
  • 5B4SNM

    Cyprus | English, Greek
    QTH Locator: KM65PD
    Map
  • XE3CRC,XE3DX,XE3GAP

    Mexico | English, Spanish
    QTH Locator: EK36KS
    Map
  • CR5BRG

    Portugal | Portuguese
    QTH Locator: IN51tm
    Map
  • VU2KDK

    India | English
    QTH Locator: MK76UT
    Map
  • YB7ZL

    Indonesia | Indonesian, English
    QTH Locator: OI76gq
    Map

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