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Ham Radio in West Bengal

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
ZeeNews reports that members of the West Bengal Amateur Radio Club recently met Bengal Governor K.N. Tripathi to make headway into the process of popularising the concept among the youth

VK3 Dstar User Group Meeting

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Next Saturday 25th October, the Eastern and Mountain District Radio Club, Burwood will host the 2nd VK3 Dstar users group meeting from 11am at the clubs rooms in Burwood

ILLW 2015 heads slowly to the ton

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Registrations for the International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend held next August number 75, with nearly half being Australian representing all states

Feature on African radio

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Monday's Radio 4 Today programme had the first of a three part series about African media technology, presented by Alan Kasujja of the BBC World Service

RTÉ longwave closure postponed

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
The imminent closure of the Irish public broadcaster’s longwave service we reported last week has been postponed until January 19, 2015. Its original shut down date was next week, October 27

BVWS Swapmeet

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
The British Vintage Wireless Society is a society of approximately 1300 World-wide members sharing a common interest in the preservation and communication of technical and historical data, and the preservation and restoration of Vintage radio and related equipment

ATV activity in Ireland

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Ronnie EI9ED reports that EI2SDR is sending pictures of Dublin Bay on frequency 2390 MHz from 3Rock

CQ Hou Koers

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
CQ Hou Koers is the amateur radio communications day of the Voortrekkers in South Africa and Namibia

IARU seeks to rein in electromagnetic interference

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) Administrative Council (AC) has called upon ITU signatory nations to take steps to ensure that the operation of 'electrical apparatus or installations of any kind, including power and telecommunication distribution networks,' does not cause harmful interference to Amateur Radio operations

Scouts participate in ON8RT ON4EM EmComm exercise and Red-Cross community preparedness demonstration

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
Scouts from 1st.Brussels (British) Scouts voluntarily participated at a youth-oriented EmComm Exercise and Red-Cross Community Preparedness Demonstration on Sunday the 19th. of October 2014 during 2014 JOTA-JOTI

Nosy Be Island DXpedition

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
In less than few days, 5R8M, Nosy Be Island (AF-057) the DXpedition organized by the Mediterraneo DX Club, in Madagascar from October 21st to November 4th, will be on air

NASA TV coverage of U.S. cargo ship's departure from the ISS

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
After delivering almost 5,000 pounds of supplies and experiments to the International Space Station during a month-long stay, the SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft is set to leave the orbital laboratory on Saturday, Oct. 25

New HF network planned

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37 highlights a plan by the Department of Veterans Affairs to establish an HF radio network to link up medical facilities in case of an emergency that knocks out other communications

Ham radio operators link on global airwaves

Tue, 21/10/2014 - 09:37
Some amateur radio JOTA groups invited the local press to attend last weekend's event and the stories are now appearing in print

ARISS-US accepting proposals to host scheduled ISS contacts in 2015

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
You are encouraged to share the following 'Message to US Educators' with teachers, administrators and leaders at your local schools, museums, science centers and scouting organizations

Essex Scout's 434 MHz balloons

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
Scouts at Kingston Ridge Campsite in Essex had something special at their Jamboree On The Air (JOTA) - High altitude balloon launches

High altitude balloon keeps going

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
The record breaking 434 MHz balloon B-64 launched by radio amateur Leo Bodnar M0XER on July 12, features in Hack-A-Day

UKSA announces CubeSat payload opportunity

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
The UK Space Agency (UKSA) has announced an opportunity to fly payloads on the 3U CubeSat AlSat-1N

UKEICC 80m SSB Contest

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
The first SSB contest organised by the UK and Ireland Contest Club takes place on Wednesday 22nd October

RTA roadshow on its way to Cape Town

Mon, 20/10/2014 - 09:45
The Cape Town Radio Technology in Action symposium will be held on Saturday, 1st of November