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Fox-1Cliff launch – your help is needed!

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Following the successful launch and deployment of Fox-1Cliff, all amateur radio satellite enthusiasts can play an important part in the commissioning of the new satellite

Sylvie Delassus, F1PSH, declared persona non grata

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Unanimously, the EURAO Board of Directors declared last month Mrs. Sylvie Delassus, F1PSH, persona non grata

Top 10 DX of the Year contest

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Top DX Radio Club's annual contest is from 1 December 2018 (Saturday) 00:00 UTC to 31 December 2018 (Monday) 24:00 UTC

This is the Golden Age of Ham Radio

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Rex Vokey KE6MT writes that we are now in the modern golden age of amateur radio

Suction clamps for attaching antennas to motorhomes, caravans and RVs

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Campsites can give the perfect opportunity for some portable radio operating but using a mast within the constraints of a typical site pitch can be difficult

'Grand Tour Across All Continents' dx contest

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
The Czechoslovak DX Club's 'Grand Tour Across All Continents' dx contest is to be held from Friday, 30 November 2018, 0000 UTC, to Sunday, 9 December 2018, 2400 UTC. It is open to all shortwave listeners regardless to their membership in any DX club

Amateur Radio Today podcast

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Amateur Radio Today is a weekly news podcast by Hans van de Groenendaal ZS6AKV

Special Event Station ON100RGA

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
On the 18th of November 1918, over 18.000 German soldiers left the province of Limburg in Maaseik (Belgium) via the Pater Sangers bridge over the river Meuse. ON100RGA is a special WW1 station that commemorates this event 100 years ago at the end of the war

Microsatellite and CubeSat launch Nov 19

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Nico PA0DLO has provided some information about the launch of up to 71 satellites, some with amateur radio payloads, currently planned for November 19

Now Lithuania joins the 5 Meggers !

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
Lithuania is the latest to join those countries active on 60m/5 MHz

France: URC calls for Basic license

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 08:50
The French Union of Radio Clubs (URC) made a submission to the regulator DGE calling for a Basic amateur radio license to be introduced

OL7M installs more G0KSC yagis

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
OL7M has built more Yagis designed by G0KSC to become one of the Big Guns of Europe using predominantly G0KSC designs

HamRadioNow: Live from Last Man Standing

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
Gary KN4AQ, Cyndi KD4ACW, and David W0DHG talk about their trip to Los Angeles and their visit to the stage of popular TV show Last Man Standing which stars Tim Allen KK6OTD as radio amateur Mike Baxter KA0XTT

Intermediate exam successes on Armistice Day

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
The Verulam Amateur Radio Club report eight students from Sandringham school and two other VARC members passed their Intermediate exam on Armistice Day, November 11

Bright new comet discovered by amateur astronomers

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
In modern astronomy, most comets are found by large mountaintop telescopes scanning the skies under control of computers. Turn back the clock

New wireless technology brought news of Armistice

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
BBC News reports how the new technology of wireless communications was used to bring the news of the Armistice to one of the most isolated parts of the British mainland

Essex CW Activity Week

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
All this week up until November 18 the Essex CW Amateur Radio Club are holding a CW activity week

Ofcom fines JML Media for breaking licensing rules

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
Ofcom has imposed a £7,500 fine on JML Media Limited for breaching licensing rules

Green Keys Night

Tue, 13/11/2018 - 09:20
Jeff, WK6I, announces the following: The Greenkeys online group is happy to announce the first-ever 'Green Keys Night' (GKN), to be held concurrent with 'Straight Key Night' on January 1st, 2019, from 0000 to 2359 UTC

Amateur Radio Roundtable

Mon, 12/11/2018 - 09:39
This week Riley Hollingsworth, retired Special Counsel to the FCC discusses the new ARRL program that replaces the Official Observer. Emmett Hohensee III will discuss antennas and getting ready for Winter. Tom will give an update on his Beta testing of the new RigPi Station Server. This week we introduce Josh Nass KI6NAZ who has a great ham radio youtube channel