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AMSAT-UK Colloquium 26-27 July 2014

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
The AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium will be held this weekend of July 26-27, 2014 at the Holiday Inn, Guildford, GU2 7XZ, UK. The event is open to all

Hamfest India 2014 - Hyderabad

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
Hamfest India 2014 will be held on 8th and 9th November 2014 in Hyderabad

Japan DX Meeting 2014

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
The 'Japan DX Meeting 2014' will be held at 14:30 local time on August 23rd in Tokyo at the 'Time24' building near the 'Telecom Center'

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 13th-July, through Sunday, 20th-July there were 209 countries active

The 'walkie talkie' dongle that means you'll never be out of touch with your friends

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
A new gadget can turn your phone into a 'walkie talkie' - even if you have no phone coverage

ComReg 5 Year Amateur Radio Licence notification process

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
In June 2009, Ireland's regulator ComReg, introduced a new Amateur Station Licensing scheme under the Wireless Telegraphy (Amateur Station Licence) Regulations 2009

Romanian Web Site Special Event

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
Look for special event station YR10RRO to be active between July 24th and August 3rd. Activity is to celebrate the 10th anniversary and launch of the Romanian web site Radioamator.ro

History This Week

Mon, 21/07/2014 - 09:48
A look back at events that made history this week - compiled by the Summerland Amateur Radio Club of Lismore, NSW

7 overnight decodes of F5ZAL 2-metre beacon by EA5DOM

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
Following the addition of the Opera OP05 coding to the F5ZAL beacon, this is one of the more unexpected reception reports, where due to the relative location of Tx / Rx, in this case, separated by a 3000 ft mountain range, direct reception is not possible

IOTA DXpedition to Saona Island

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
Saona is the destination of Hotel India DX Club, Inc and a high skill team formed in a joint effort with Loma Del Toro Contest Group, Radio Club Dominicano, Inc and Union Dominicana de Radioaficionados (UDRA) being called 'Saona Dxpediton 2014 Dream Team'

How King of Jordan paid secret visits to Coventry radio hams

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
The Coventry Telegraph reports on the time when King Hussein JY1 dropped into Wyken to visit fellow radio amateurs who 'got him out of extreme trouble'

HamRadioNow: Amateur Radio Parity Act

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
Gary KN4AQ explains where he's been (a 3-week pod-fade), talks about the DCC video KICKSTARTER that's doing well despite being 'untended' since it's launch, and the Amateur Radio Parity Act

AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium coming soon

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
The AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium takes place July 25-27, 2014 at the Holiday Inn, Guildford, GU2 7XZ, United Kingdom

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 20/07/2014 - 09:19
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity has sharply declined

AMSAT Fox-1C launch opportunity announced

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
AMSAT is excited to announce a launch opportunity for the Fox-1C Cubesat. AMSAT has teamed with Spaceflight Inc. for integration and launch utilizing Spaceflight's SHERPA system to a sun-synchronous orbit in the third quarter of 2015

Fierce start to Philippine storm season

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
After gaining strength over the warm ocean Typhoon Rammasun (Glenda), a category three storm, came ashore in the Philippines with its winds and rain causing the deaths of at least 40 people

Microwave and VHF/UHF equipment at Colloquium

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
On Sunday, July 27, Sam Jewel G4DDK and Dave Powis G4HUP will be attending the AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium in Guildford to display and sell their range of Microwave/UHF/VHF kits and other equipment

Using lightweight masts

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
Lightweight portable masts make all forms of portable operating easy. But using them requires a few skills to get the best results

Auckland Unitary Plan Submissions

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
All Radio Amateurs, no matter where they are in New Zealand, are being urged to send in Further Submissions to the Auckland Council Unitary Plan

RSGB's Three Youth Proposals

Sat, 19/07/2014 - 09:28
Essex Ham report on the three proposals presented by the RSGB Chairman in the August issue of RadCom

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