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World Digital ATV QSO Party

7 hours 28 min ago
Marking its 5th year, this growing annual event will be held on August 21-22 involving at least Australia, USA and Britain. Organiser and anchor Peter Cossins VK3BFG has been busy planning for another success

INDEXA to encourage humanitarian aid

7 hours 28 min ago
The INDEXA Officers and Board of Directors are pleased to announce their intent to encourage DXpeditions to provide humanitarian aid and services benefiting individuals and communities they visit on DXpeditions

Balloon flight proves embarrassingly unpredictable

7 hours 28 min ago
The path of pico party-type foil balloon PS-46 launched from Australia on May 23 has been recalculated, after it unexpectedly shied away from reaching its starting longitude to head north

FCC speedily dismisses petitions to alter Amateur Service rules

7 hours 28 min ago
Acting with near lightning speed, the FCC has dismissed two petitions for rule making calling for separate amendments to the Part 97 Amateur Service rules

Historic marine navigation building honoured

7 hours 28 min ago
The 300th registration for the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend in August goes to the Point San Luis Lighthouse at Avila Beach, California USA

National Hamfest tickets

7 hours 28 min ago
Early Bird Tickets are now on sale. Save 50 pence on your tickets and get entry through the EXPRESS gate

Ham radio antenna in Daily Mail

7 hours 28 min ago
The Daily Mail newspaper reports that a judge's wife is attempting to block planning permission for an amateur radio antenna

GB0IS on-the-air Sunday

7 hours 28 min ago
The Loughton and Epping Forest Amateur Radio Society (LEFARS) will be activating special event station GB0IS on 2m FM from the Theydon Bois Donkey Derby, this coming Sunday, July 5

Ham radio in PC Pro magazine

7 hours 28 min ago
Amateur radio was mentioned in two articles in the August edition of PC Pro magazine

Record making Aussie balloon finally returns home

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
After heading north the petulant pico party-type balloon PS-46, carrying an Amateur Radio payload, floated over the Indian Ocean near Cocos Keeling Island, or within 660km of Jakarta Indonesia

BATC sees big interest shown at Friedrichshafen

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
More than 200 radio amateurs visited the British Amateur Television Club (BATC) stand at the International Amateur Radio Exhibition at Friedrichshafen, in Germany, and it was a 'very busy and worthwhile' three-day event promoting both amateur television and the BATC, writes club chairman Noel Matthews, G8GTZ

13 Colonies Special Event

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
Once again the annual 13 Colonies Special Event is underway and runs until 0400z July 5th

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
By the time you read this I should be back in the UK and opening up the IC7600 again. Not too much to show in the early part of the week, but Friday to Sunday was pretty good

German Ham Radio call sign list

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
The German regulator, the Federal Network Agency (Bundesnetzagentur), has published a 790 page PDF of amateur radio callsigns, names and addresses

New on-line Foundation course

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
Wythall Radio Club are pleased announce that we are running our fourth on-line course for those seeking to gain their Foundation licence

It’s hard to go undetected by RSM Compliance

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
RSM Compliance is now better equipped to detect unlicensed radiocommunication signals anywhere and anytime in New Zealand

PV70FEB Special Event Station

Thu, 02/07/2015 - 10:18
PV70FEB, new Special Event Station to celebrate 70 years of the end of World War II, and a tribute to Brazilian Expeditionary Force - FEB, in the Italian Campaign

$50SAT 19 months in Space and still working

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:29
Michael Kirkhart KD8QBA provides an update on the $50SAT amateur radio spacecraft which measures just 5x5x7.5 cm

Radio club celebrates 50th year

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:29
The Farnborough and District Radio Society will be running a special event station from a local scout hut in Frimley as part of their 50th year golden jubilee celebrations

River Crouch Celebration Field Day report

Wed, 01/07/2015 - 10:29
On Sunday, June 28, a group of Essex Hams congregated on the north bank of the River Crouch, to the south of South Woodham Ferrers

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