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ARISS contact planned with Gymnasium Siegburg, Germany

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 08:54
An ARISS educational radio contact is planned with Gymnasium Siegburg, Germany on Monday September 1st, at 13.12.45 UTC. The downlink signals will be audible in Europe on 145.800 MHz narrowband FM

GB2RWC commemorates RAF Warmwell in Dorset

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 08:54
GB2RWC is a one-off special event station associated with the RAF Warmwell Commemoration (RWC) weekend in Crossways, Dorset

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 08:54
Average daily sunspot numbers this week moved from 101.7 to 113.4, while average daily solar flux changed from 111.8 to 130.5

E3 - Eritrea 2014

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 08:54
Zorro, JH1AJT will be visiting the State of Eritrea (E3) with a member of the House of Representatives Japan and some others, from Monday, 15th until the following Monday 22nd September 2014, for a FGC mission

School radio club talks to Space Station

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
On August 27 seven students from the school had the opportunity to use amateur radio to ask ISS astronaut Alexander Gerst KF5ONO, a series of questions about life in space while the ISS was flying overhead at a speed of 27,600 km/h

CQ-DATV 15 magazine now available

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
Issue 15 (September) of the free Amateur TV magazine CQ-DATV is now available for download

IARU contest and satellite operations planned

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
Boris, T7/9A2GA and Neven, T7/9A5YY are pleased to announce activity from T7 (San Marino) during IARU I Region VHF Contest 2014 and on the amateur radio satellites

WW1: Industrial innovation and suspicion

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
The BBC interview Leeds University science historian Dr Elizabeth Bruton about how Marconi and other companies innovated and profited from World War 1

Portable in Victorian National Parks

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
The 4th annual weekend of activity under the Keith Roget National Parks Award takes place in November and already 13 individual registrations have been received

White Space Wireless for rural communities ?

Fri, 29/08/2014 - 09:45
BBC News report that TV white space wireless technology could provide an answer to getting broadband to remote rural communities

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
The dratted 'Over the horizon radar' has been spoiling things on 10m PSK. I managed a couple of EAs last week but the band was not at all active. Then came this Tuesday and I worked USA, Spain, the Canary Islands, Cuba, Kuwait and Italy all on PSK31. Things may be looking up

UKube-1 communications in the news

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
Satellite Today reports on the primary communications link anomaly in the UK Space Agency's first CubeSat UKube-1

WZ8C Memorial CW Sprint

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
The North American QRP CW Club (NAQCC) and FISTS are jointly sponsoring a special sprint on September 3, 0000Z - 0300Z (the evening of Sept. 2nd in North America) in memory of CW advocate Nancy Kott, WZ8C (SK)


Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
A strong carrier was received from Wednesday's SSTV test from the International Space Station (ISS) but no SSTV tones were heard

RAST's Secretary Champ mans a booth at the Tokyo Ham Fair

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
Radio Amateur Society of Thailand Secretary Chalermphol (Champ), E21EIC and his XYL, RAST Registrar Goi (JC), E20NKB and other Thai radio hams, set up and manned the RAST booth at the Tokyo Ham Fair at Tokyo Big Sight on the outskirts of Japan's capital city on the weekend of August 23-24

1930's Radio Pioneer Leonard Plugge

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
On Saturday, August 30 at 8pm, BBC Radio 4 will broadcast a documentary on 1930's commercial radio pioneer Leonard Plugge

Interesting Field Day recap

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
Gus (no callsign given) wrote to say: The Surrey Amateur Radio Club (Surrey BC Canada) publishes an excellent newsletter

Malawi DXpedition update

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
Due to work commitments, the Black Mamba Contest and DXpedition Team has changed the original timing of the 7QAA DXpedition from November 2014 to the following fixed dates in March 2015

New Ham Radio Club in North Yorkshire

Thu, 28/08/2014 - 09:45
The Northern Echo reports on a new amateur radio club in North Yorkshire founded by enthusiastic Foundation and Intermediate holders

Icom preview 50th anniversary Limited Edition IC-7850 at Tokyo Hamfair 2014

Wed, 27/08/2014 - 08:58
Icom have displayed a pre-release version of a very special HF Base Station at the Tokyo Hamfest, the IC-7850 HF/50MHz transceiver