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First Thai Advanced Ham Radio exam

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
125 candidates passed Thailand's first Advanced Class amateur radio examination supervised by RAST and conducted at the NBTC Secretariat Office

Strongest flare of 2016

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
The Space Weather site reports sunspot complex AR2565-AR2567 erupted on July 23, twice, producing two strong solar flares in quick succession

HexBeam discussion

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
Emmett Hohensee W0QH, Chief engineer of RadioWavz talks about hexbeams, design, building, and more. Rich Moseson W2VU, Editor of CQ magazine gives us a look at what's coming next month

ICQPodcast - DA0HQ Contest Station

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
In this episode, Martin M1MRB / W9ICQ is joined by Edmund Spicer M0MNG, Chris Howard M0TCH and Ed Durrant DD5LP to discuss the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news. This episode's feature is an interview with the organisers of the DA0HQ Contest site

Cows Over the World

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
Tom, KC0W, and his all-CW 'Cows Over the World' DXpeditions still continues and is now active as T2COW from Tuvalu until August 18th

BBC's detailed plans for nuclear war

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
The BBC's Nuclear War plan included broadcasts from Kelvedon Hatch Nuclear Bunker in Essex which is now home to the D-Star repeater GB7KH and special event station GB0SNB

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 25/07/2016 - 10:57
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 17th July, through Sunday, 24th July there were 203 countries active

ARISS contact planned for Peoria Riverfront Museum, Illinois, USA

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
An International Space Station radio contact has been planned for Jeff Williams KD5TVQ with Peoria Riverfront Museum, Peoria IL USA on Wednesday July 27, at 19:59 UTC

Stranger Hams on Ham Radio Now

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
Gary Pearce KN4AQ looks at 'Stranger Things' from Netflix and the recent RSGB video Amateur Radio - A World of Possibilities

Nexø I launch from the Baltic Sea

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
On Saturday, July 23, Copenhagen Suborbitals launched their rocket Nexø I rocket with 1240 MHz amateur radio band DATV downlink, 432 MHz band command uplink and 144 MHz APRS

Confusion over Bahrain Amateur Radio Association

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
WIA News report authorities in Bahrain have notified the IARU that the Amateur Radio Association of Bahrain (ARAB) is not authorized to represent Bahrain radio amateurs internationally

The 2016 Victorian Alpine Cross Country Radio mini-Expedition

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
On Friday the 29 of July, several hardy amateurs will depart Melbourne and drive up to Falls Creek to ski out across the remote Bogong High Plains over four days

The strongest solar flare of 2016

Sun, 24/07/2016 - 11:49
Departing sunspot complex AR2565-AR2567 unleashed a pair of rapid-fire solar flares during the early hours of July 23rd. One of them was the strongest flare of the year so far

Ofcom: Online licensing service

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
The RSGB site is reporting that Ofcom have announced a new date for the availability of the online licensing service

ARRL Central Division Director Dick Isely, W9GIG, steps down

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
Saying it was time that the ARRL Central Division had younger leadership, Central Division Director Dick Isely, W9GIG, of Saint Charles, Illinois, has resigned from the League's Board of Directors. He has been succeeded by Vice Director Kermit Carlson, W9XA, of Batavia, Illinois

Radiosport vs. Pokémon GO

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
An ARRL editorial looks at the impact of Pokémon GO™ and draws comparisons with Amateur Radiosport

OGASAWARA, JD1

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
The Japan Amateur Radio Development Association (JARD) was established in 1991,and we are celebrating its Silver Jubilee this year

TX Factor GB2RS News Podcast

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
All the very latest Amateur Radio news is now available via the TX Factor GB2RS weekly podcast

Radio Amateur operates RSL broadcast station

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
Programmes include items and interviews on amateur radio

Fees payable for 900 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum

Sat, 23/07/2016 - 10:01
Ofcom has amended regulations setting the fees payable for the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz spectrum bands

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