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LZ14IARU

Sat, 13/09/2014 - 10:11
From 18 to 26 September 2014, the special call sign LZ14IARU will be active from the Grand Flamingo Hotel in Albena, Bulgaria. The triennial General Conference of IARU Region 1 is being held in Albena from 21 to 27 September 2014

The Ham Radio Un-Club

Sat, 13/09/2014 - 10:11
An article on the ARRL site says sometimes the best way to reenergize a club is to deformalize it

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 13/09/2014 - 10:11
We saw a nice increase in the level of solar activity this week, and the outlook for the near term looks good, or at least, interesting

Adelaide radio making waves 18,000 km away in Norway

Sat, 13/09/2014 - 10:11
AM radio waves can travel amazing distances: a signal broadcast from 891 ABC Adelaide’s Pimpala Transmitting Station at Reynella was received 18,000 kilometres away in the small seaside fishing village of Kongsfjord, Norway

Satellite Farm Tender for BBC due to the closure of Television Centre London

Sat, 13/09/2014 - 10:11
A unique opportunity to purchase the BBC Broadcasting Sat Farm inc: approximately 20 satellite dishes and ancillary equipment available either as a whole or in part

ARISS contact planned with Institut Florimont, Geneva, Switzerland

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
An ARISS educational amateur radio contact is planned with Institut Florimont, Geneva, Switzerland. It will be a direct contact, operated by 4U1ITU, the amateur radio clubstation of the International Telecommunications Union Headquarters

Amateur Radio Licence Consultation

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
The RSGB General Manager Graham Coomber G0NBI has released a statement regarding the Ofcom amateur radio licence consultation

Digital Communications Conference papers online

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
The HamRadioNow videos of the ARRL/TAPR DCC can now be viewed and the proceedings papers are available for download

Pair of solar CME's to strike Earth

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
Chris Williams writes on The Register about the Coronal Mass Ejections (CME) that occured September 9/10

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

C.H.O.T.A. 2014 - Kidderminster

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
The congregation of St Barnabas Church, in Wolverley Road, Franche, will launch the station with the help of local Radio Ham as part of the Churches and Chapels on the Air (CHOTA)

GB0ABL Anderton Boat Lift

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
The Nothwich Guardian reports the Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society will be transmitting from the Anderton Boat Lift on Sunday, Sept 14

C.H.O.T.A. 2014

Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:49
Churches and Chapels on the Air (CHOTA) will be held on Saturday, 13th September 2014

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
Thin during the week but really quite good at the weekend for the All Asian DX contest. W1AW was about again but then there was YW5D (Isla La Tortuga, Venezuela), VQ94JC (Chagos Is), S01WS (Western Sahara) and others. I worked Sri Lanka (first for me), Azerbaijan, Mauritius, Hungary and Cyprus. Not too bad

Five frequencies on Friday's balloon flight

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
Radio amateur David Akerman M0RPI will launch his 'Superman' Raspberry Pi balloon on Friday, September 12 between 11am and 12pm. The signals should be receivable over most of the British Isles

Noble Radio NR-4SC 4 Meter SSB/CW Transceiver

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
New on the market The NR-4SC is a simple to use 10 Watt (minimum) 4 Meter SSB/CW transceiver. The radio operates USB and CW

Radio Amateurs of Canada proposal on international 60m allocation accepted by Industry Canada

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
Radio Amateurs of Canada is pleased to pass on the news that the CPC (the IC consultative committee that IC uses to determine its position on WRC matters) has accepted the RAC proposal on WRC 15 Agenda Item 1.4 (to establish a 60m allocation for amateurs on secondary basis)

X-Flare Wednesday evening

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
Space Weather reports Earth-orbiting satellites detected a powerful X1.6-class solar flare at 17:46 UT on September 10

Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix - special event calls

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
Sochi hosts the Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix on October 10 to 12. The following will be active from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15 on all bands and modes representing the F1 teams

NASA astronaut Mastracchio to visit Orbital Sciences

Thu, 11/09/2014 - 09:45
NASA astronaut Rick Mastracchio, KC5ZTE, will visit Orbital Sciences Corporation at 1:30 p.m. EDT Monday, Sept. 15, where he will hold a meeting with the company’s team that carries out cargo delivery missions to the International Space Station

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