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CAMSAT announces mid-July launch with six U/V transponders

11 hours 40 min ago
The CAMSAT-orchestrated CAS-3 amateur satellite system is now nearing completion, six Chinese amateur satellites will be launched in mid-July, it includes different weight category satellites, consists of a 20 kg, three 10 kg and two 1 kg satellites

QSO Today EP42 Carol Milazzo KP4MD

11 hours 40 min ago
From the very beginning of her ham radio journey, almost 50 years ago, Carol Milazzo, KP4MD, applies the scientific method to her study and enjoyment of amateur radio

PSAT PSK31 CubeSat update

11 hours 40 min ago
Bob Bruninga WB4APR released this update on the PSAT PSK31 CubeSat on Sunday, May 24

W4DXCC DX and Contest Convention

11 hours 40 min ago
The W4DXCC DX and Contest Convention is the South East's largest and best attended ham radio event for 10 years running

Montserrat operation

11 hours 40 min ago
Operators Barry N0KV, Ken W0ETT, Greg W0ZA and Jim WD0E will be active as VP2MKV from Gingerbread Hill, St. Peters (grid square FK86), between June 10-18th

DXCC Country/Entity Report

11 hours 40 min ago
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 17th May, through Sunday, 24th May there were 219 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

11 hours 40 min ago
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

Mount Athos update

11 hours 40 min ago
If you have not heard, the SV2/YL7A operation is not going to take place

History This Week

11 hours 40 min ago
A look back at events that made history this week - compiled by the Summerland Amateur Radio Club of Lismore, NSW

OT2ØØGBN - Preparation for Waterloo

Sun, 24/05/2015 - 10:45
The special event operation is a token of appreciation of the Belgian amateur radio operators for the British and their support in liberating Belgium of French rule in 1815

SARL at Gauteng Outdoor Expo

Sun, 24/05/2015 - 10:45
The SARL (South African Radio League) will be showcasing amateur radio as a hobby of interest at the 2015 Gauteng Outdoor Expo from Friday 29 May to Sunday 31 May 2015 at the Waterfall Polo Estate in Kyalami

Busy month for Oklahoma radio hams

Sun, 24/05/2015 - 10:45
May has been a busy month for amateur radio operators across Oklahoma and Memorial Day weekend may be the busiest

Flotta Island

Sun, 24/05/2015 - 10:45
Just to inform you further on our activity to Flotta Island OR13 in EU009,a group of around 7 or 8 ops will be active from 40m-6m all modes with 2 maybe 3 stations

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 24/05/2015 - 10:45
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the expected solar activity will be at low levels

ID-5100E Firmware Update Release E3 and CS-5100 Cloning Software Update Ver. 1.20

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 11:42
Icom have published a significant firmware upgrade for the ID-5100 Dual band D-STAR transceiver and cloning/programming software upgrade for the CS-5100

PSK31 and APRS CubeSat status update

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 11:42
On May 22 Bob Bruninga WB4APR posted an update on the PSK31 and APRS CubeSats which were launched on Wednesday, May 20

Nepal now has a second repeater in operation

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 11:42
The ARRL report a VHF repeater that had been held up in customs in Nepal during the response to the April 25 magnitude 7.8 earthquake now has been installed at Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 11:42
Sunspot numbers drifted below 100 over the past week (May 14 to 20), and so the average daily sunspot number declined from 146.9 over the previous seven days to 92.1 in the recent period. Average daily solar flux dropped from 156.3 to 123.3

Electric-blue clouds spotted over the Arctic circle

Sat, 23/05/2015 - 11:42
NASA's AIM spacecraft has spotted a luminous patch of electric-blue drifting across the Arctic Circle

Mass 434 MHz balloon launch Sunday

Fri, 22/05/2015 - 10:45
There are many 434 MHz balloon launches planned for Sunday, May 24 from Elsworth, Cambridge, wind and weather permitting