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ARISS contact planned for school in Katerini, Greece

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
An International Space Station contact has been planned for cosmonaut Fyodor Yurchikhin RN3FI with a school in Katerini, Greece. The event is scheduled Saturday April 29, 2017 at approximately 12.02 UTC

Heads up: An invasion is coming

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
The Fairborn Daily Herald has published a warning that thousands of radio amateurs will descend on the area to attend the Xenia Hamvention

AMSAT-UK test ESEO payload command uplink

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
AMSAT-UK are providing an amateur radio 1260/145 MHz FM transponder and a 145 MHz BPSK telemetry beacon for the European Student Earth Orbiter (ESEO) satellite

Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year 2017

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
The 2017 Bill Pasternak Young Ham of the Year nominations must be received by May 31, 2017. The award presentation will be held at the Huntsville Hamfest on August 19

SARL National Convention

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
The South African Radio League National Convention which includes the Annual General Meeting and the Awards Dinner takes place at Bergvallei in Muldersdrift just north of Johannesburg on Saturday 6 May 2017

Financial reporting for standalone landline telephone services

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
Earlier this year, Ofcom announced plans to cut the bills of more than two million customers who buy only a landline telephone service from BT, by at least £5 per month

Market Reef

Wed, 26/04/2017 - 09:51
Pasi, OH3WS, will once again be active as OJ0W from Market Reef (EU-053) between May 6-7th

D-STAR Gateway Version 3 ('G3') software now available to repeater keepers in the UK

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 09:26
The RS-RP3C gateway software which is being rolled out across the globe is now available from Icom UK

SERF 2018 - The SUNDAY Eastbourne Radio Rally!

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 09:26
The New SUNDAY Eastbourne Radio Rally is now confirmed! It is our great pleasure to announce that, following recent feedback from visitors and traders for our 2018 event onwards, we have successfully secured a SUNDAY, at the Eastbourne Sports Park, for future rally events in the South

Charlie Tango DX Branches Out

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 09:26
The Charlie Tango DX Group has branched out into the world of websites, domains and hosting. This is not for financial gain as some would think

2017 CSVHFS Conference - Call for Papers, Presentations and Posters

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 09:26
The Central States VHF Society is soliciting papers, presentations, and posters/tabletop displays for the 51st annual Central States VHF Society Conference, to be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on 27–30 July, 2017 at the Sheraton Albuquerque Airport Hotel

Satellite operation planned for Armed Forces Day - W2GSB

Tue, 25/04/2017 - 09:26
The Great South Bay Amateur Radio Club will operate a special event station W2GSB/APM at the American Airpower Museum located at the historic Republic Airport, Farmingdale, NY, May 20-21, 2017

UKQRM launches new campaign

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
UKQRM have launched a campaign to encourage the main political parties to acknowledge the radio-spectrum pollution problems and embrace a set of election pledges to dissolve Ofcom and create a new radio-regulator

Camb-Hams satellite operation from Islay Island

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
Members of the Camb-Hams will once again be active on the amateur radio satellites as GS3PYE/P, but this time from Islay Island between May 6-12

Caister Marconi radio station contacts nearly 200 amateurs in 35 countries

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
Radio hams at the Caister Lifeboat Visitor Centre in Norfolk managed to contact 193 other radio amateurs in 35 different countries on Saturday 22 nd April 2017 when they took part in the annual International Marconi Day to mark the inventor's birthday

BATC chairman wins award

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
Well done to BATC Chairman Noel Matthews, G8GTZ, for winning the RSGB 1962 Committee Cup, presented at its AGM in Cardiff on Saturday

Foundations of Amateur Radio - Episode 98

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
Beauty is in the eye of the Beholder. Have you ever looked at an ugly radio and blurted it out loud to the proud owner? This week I look at an ugly duckling that taught me something about myself and might yet end up as a proud new edition to my shack

Geomagnetic storms continue

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
Following on the heels of Saturday's unexpected CME impact, our planet is now moving into a stream of high speed (700 km/s) solar wind. This is re-energizing geomagnetic activity around Earth's poles

Does your ham radio club advertise on local radio?

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
If you are running an advert on your local radio for a ham radio club or activity can you send nationalnews@wia.org.au an audio copy and drop just a quick note about it and station etc...

IRTS Technical Panel

Mon, 24/04/2017 - 09:21
The IRTS Technical Panel is a group of volunteers who have expertise in, or experience of, different aspects of amateur radio. Our aim is to help radio amateurs with technical or operational problems

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