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5 MHz GB2RS News transmission time change

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
Due to ongoing propagation changes, the team of 5 MHz GB2RS Newsreaders have decided to revise the time of the Sunday afternoon GB2RS News bulletin in order to try and optimize reception conditions

5th ARRL Puerto Rico State Convention in a few days!

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
Radio Amateurs are eagerly counting the few days left for the celebration of the 5th ARRL Puerto Rico State Convention on January 28-29, 2017 again from the Francisco Deida Coliseum in the city of Hatillo

Further preparations for WRC-19

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
A meeting has taken place in the past week in CEPT, which included agenda items considering matters of interest to the Amateur Radio Services at WRC19

Australian tests for a Mars mission

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
Steady progress is being made towards Central Australia being used in April by a radio amateur for testing a wide area radio network on the planet Mars

WIA Elections, Nominations and Ballot

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
The election of the Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) Board of Directors by postal ballot will happen in March; the nomination of candidates closes with the Returning Officer on January 31

Type approval in South Africa

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
The SARL submitted further documentation about Type Approval to ICASA in response to the discussions at the public hearing which took place last month

High-latitude Aurora alert

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
A large crescent-shaped hole in the sun's atmosphere is facing Earth, and it is spewing a stream of high-speed solar wind

The WIA Merit Awards – in recognition of achievers

Wed, 18/01/2017 - 09:45
The Wireless Institute of Australia through its Merit Award program recognises those who have made a worthy contribution to Amateur Radio

CEPT ECC Ham Radio Page

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
CEPT ECC provides information on the Radio Amateur Services, CEPT deliverables and current activities in the WGFM Radio Amateur Forum Group

VE100VIMY commemorates Vimy Ridge

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
CBC News reports on radio amateurs who spread the word about Battle of Vimy Ridge in 1917

Ivory Coast DXpedition

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
Members of the Radio Club of Provins (F6KOP) is organizing a DXpedition to Ivory Coast to take place in March between 9-19th. The TU callsign is pending

Ham radio antennas under threat

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
News 12 reports on the controversy about a plan to take down ham radio towers from an Islandia hotel that's set to become Long Island's first casino

RadFxSat (Fox-1B) launch date moved to August 29, 2017

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
The launch date for RadFxSat (Fox-1B) has been moved to August 29, 2017. RadFxSat is one of four CubeSats which will launch on a Delta II from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California

College OSCAR activity

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
In 2008-2009 we used to have regular College Satellite Nights, where clubs active in our area of interest would get on the birds at the same time and give out contacts

Ham Radio - What Is a Balun and How to Make One Cheaply

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
A Balun is a transformer which allows coaxial cable, which is an unbalanced lead to be connected to a balanced load, for example a resonant aerial

Morse code torch signal helps man who broke his leg

Tue, 17/01/2017 - 09:34
An army reservist who broke his leg on a beach used Morse code with his torch to signal for help

Essex RAYNET supporting Jaywick evacuation

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 09:53
The county of Essex has been featured heavily in the news in recent days, due to warnings from the Environment Agency of a 'risk to life' due to a risk of flooding

British Columbia QSO Party 2017

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 09:53
Rebecca VA7BEC here, contest coordinator for the British Columbia QSO Party. BCQP 2017 is coming up soon! Please put this on your activity calendar

'Digital voices connecting the world!' A D-Star presentation at Bendigo

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 09:53
Bendigo Amateur Radio and Electronics Club invites the public to 'Digital voices connecting the world!', a D-Star presentation by Peter Willmott, VK3TQ, and Richard Hoskin, VK3JFK

Dundalk Amateur Radio Society - Shack Photography Competition

Mon, 16/01/2017 - 09:53
As it is a photographic competition emphasis should be on a quality photograph. Any shack of any size is eligible from EI/GI or SWL stationed within Ireland. The closing date is 1st March 2017

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