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Russian ISS School Contacts

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:17
Both Dmitry Pashkov R4UAB and Michal Zawada SQ5KTM have released videos of ISS school contacts by cosmonaut Yelena Serov operating with the callsign RS0ISS on Sunday, December 21, 2014

Hamradiodeals Xmas draw

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:17
Well its that time of year again and the annual Hamradiodeals members Xmas Draw is rapidly approaching

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:17
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 14th December, through Sunday, 21st December there were 215 countries active

Musselburgh engineer champions ham radio club

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:17
The East Lothian News reports an amateur radio enthusiast is helping to develop his local club, which is searching for new premises in its 30th anniversary year

History This Week

Mon, 22/12/2014 - 09:17
A look back at events that made history this week - compiled by the Summerland Amateur Radio Club of Lismore, NSW

Transatlantic tests between Namibia and Brazil on the cards

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
The SARL report that Pieter Jacobs, V51PJ, of Rosh Pinnah, Namibia, who is a very keen VHF amateur, is planning to bridge the Atlantic Ocean to Brazil on 144 MHz. On the other side of this 6000 kilometre sea path another keen VHF amateur is anxiously waiting, his name is Orlando Neto, PY2ANE at Sao Paulo

73 on 73 Award #4 - EA5TT

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
Paul Stoetzer, N8HM, who is sponsoring the award for contacts made via the AO-73 (FUNcube-1) amateur radio satellite, recently recognized Manuel D. Ruiz Carrasco, EA5TT, for becoming the fourth recipient of the 73 on 73 Award

QSO Today - EP 21 - Eric Manning - VA7DZ

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
Join Eric, 4Z1UG, in his QSO Today with Eric Manning, VA7DZ. Eric and Eric discuss the Reverse Beacon Network and the use of the CW Skimmer software as tools for contesting and understanding of real time low band openings

SAQ transmission on Christmas Eve

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
There will be a transmission with the Alexanderson 200 kW alternator on VLF 17.2 kHz from Grimeton Radio/SAQ on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Sunspot AR2242 erupts

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
Space Weather report the big sunspot AR2242 erupted on Saturday, Dec. 20 at 00:27 UT, producing an intense X1.8-class solar flare

Digital ATV on 146 MHz

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
Former Chelmsford radio amateur Charles Brain G4GUO has posted the results of initial tests of DATV-Express operating on 146.5 MHz

Ham radio in 1988 Italian movie

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
An English dubbed version of the 1988 Italian movie 'High Frequency' is available on YouTube

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 21/12/2014 - 09:14
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity will at moderate levels

Ofcom consults on draft Annual Plan 2015/16

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
Ofcom has published its draft Annual Plan for the coming financial year, and will hold a series of public meetings to hear people's feedback

Radio ham helps ESA with tracking widget

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
Thanks to radio amateur Chip Sufitchi N2YO the European Space Agency's new satellite tracking widgets are live

X-flare on Dec. 20th

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
Solar activity is high. A pair of large sunspots is crossing the center of the solar disk, and both are crackling with flares

Anniversary of BBC World Service

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
Money Week reports the BBC Empire Service, forerunner of the BBC World Service, began broadcasting 82 years ago

Video of radio ham's images from space

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
The BBC report a video of the images taken by ISS astronaut Don Pettit KD5MDT has been released

ISS SSTV reception on a portable setup using RTL-SDR

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
Standing in a car park, I was able to successfully receive the images using a handheld 3 element 2m Yagi antenna connected to a rtl-sdr USB dongle

Post Tromelin FT4TA

Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:34
FT4TA, Tromelin 2014, is over. Seven Hams made more 71,000 contacts in 9 days and a half offering for the most part of those who contacted them, a new one in their countries hunting

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