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Cruise ship IRLP expedition

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
A group from the Australian Ladies Amateur Radio Association (ALARA) and friends will operate 'marine mobile' from the MS Celebrity Solstice, relying on lower power and the Internet Repeater Linking Project (IRLP) for communication

QSO Today - EP 26 - Scott Andersen - NE1RD

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
Scott Andersen, NE1RD, has evolved a system, over the years, that combines a family vacation and a serious DXpedition, especially during contests that he calls the 100 pound DXpedition

VK pico balloon floating in jet-stream

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
The solar-powered pico balloon flight PS-31 launched from Melbourne Australia on Saturday January 24, is on its predicted track and now near New Zealand

GX0MWT RNLI SOS Radio Week report

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) had a successful first day operating for RNLI SOS Radio Week

5-year-old passes ham radio exam

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
9 News TV reports on Colton Ragdale KE0CRD who passed the amateur radio exam at the age of 5

OZ7IGY - 9 cm and 13 cm beacons now on Next Generation Beacons platform

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
Today both the 9 cm and the 13 cm OZ7IGY beacons have been migrated to the Next Generation Beacons platform

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the expected solar activity will remain at low levels

Antique Wireless Association's CW Activity Day

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
The Antique Wireless Association's CW Activity Day will be held from 10:00 UTC on Saturday 7 February to 10:00 UTC on Sunday 8 February with activity on 80 40 and 20 metres. There are four categories of participation in the activity

1,000 likes for RSGB on Facebook

Sun, 25/01/2015 - 10:45
The new RSGB Facebook page has managed to get over a thousand likes in the first few days after launch

New PS-31 pico balloon from VK

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
Another small solar-powered balloon was launched from Melbourne, Australia early on Saturday January 24, carrying an Amateur Radio payload, and is flying as predicted

Pacific Ham Radio Debate

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
The Pacific Missourian newspaper reports ARRL assistant director John Bigley, N7UR has posted a comment about the D-STAR repeater debate in Pacific

GX0MWT active for RNLI SOS Radio Week

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
On the weekend of January 24-25 the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society will be operating GX0MWT in support of the RNLI SOS Radio Week

Marijuana grow-lights cause problems for ham-radio operators

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
The marijuana industry and Uncle Sam haven't been on the same page for 80 years, but these days, in a unique bit of weirdness, it's not the U.S. Department of Justice that could create a problem for pot growers: It's the Federal Communications Commission

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
Average daily sunspot numbers for January 15-21 dropped 50.7 points relative to the previous seven days, to 61.9

IARU 90 From Romania

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
In 2015 we celebrate 77 years since Romania became a member of IARU and the IARU celebrates its 90th anniversary

Brazilian Special Event Station PQ70FEB

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
PQ70FEB is the second Special Event Station to celebrate 70 years end of World War II in 2015

Amateur Radio World Castles Award

Sat, 24/01/2015 - 10:08
Eitan 4Z5MK will be active on the 24th of January 2015 from Castellum Regis, WCA: 4X-00014

ARRL comments to FCC on WRC-15 draft recommendations

Fri, 23/01/2015 - 09:45
The ARRL has commented on two draft recommendations of the FCC’s 2015 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-15) Advisory Committee (WAC) as well as on a draft proposal provided to the FCC by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA)

ED-SAT CubeSat training kit

Fri, 23/01/2015 - 09:45
Nader Omer ST2NH brings news of the ED-SAT training kit, a Cube Satellite simulator

Roanoke Division Director Dennis Bodson, W4PWF, retires

Fri, 23/01/2015 - 09:45
ARRL Roanoke Division Director Dennis Bodson, W4PWF, has stepped down, and Vice Director Dr Jim Boehner, N2ZZ, has succeeded him

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