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Special features at Telford Hamfest

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 12:45
Sunday 4th September is the 2016 annual Telford HamFest in the Ironbridge Enginuity Museum buildings, part of the famous Ironbridge Gorge Museum

Hammies in action at the Donkin Reserve

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 12:45
The Eastern Cape Hammies club, with the help of PEARS members, set up a station at the Donkin Reserve in Port Elizabeth for the International Lighthouse weekend

Tanzania operation

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 12:45
Chas, NK8O/VE3ISD, will once again be active as 5H3DX from Zinga, Tanzania, between October 20th and November 12th

P4, Aruba

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 12:45
John, W2GD, will once again be active as P40W from Aruba (SA-036) between October 24th and November 1st

SARL HF CW Contest

Sun, 28/08/2016 - 12:45
The SARL HF CW Contest is on the air this afternoon from 13:00 to 16:30 UTC with activity on 14 000 to 14 060 kHz, 7 000 to 7 040 kHz and 3 510 to 3 560 kHz

IAW on-air next month

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
This year's International Air Ambulance Week will take place between 17th - 25th September 2016, with the focus on supporting and generating donations for flying medical services around the world

Ham radio on RBB TV

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg TV News featured the Moonbounce (EME) station of radio amateur Thomas Krahl DC7YS

UBSEDS19/20 balloons launch Monday

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
Richard Meadows M0SBU reports two high altitude balloons carrying 434 MHz payloads will launch from Bristol on Monday. There will be Slow Scan Digital Video (SSDV) transmissions

Foundations of Amateur Radio - Episode 64

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
These pesky radio waves keep changing, bouncing around, reflecting, refracting, doing unexpected things, did I mention gravity?

Podcast: Youth in ham radio

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
Sterling Coffey N0SSC, who attended the recent IARU Region 1 Youngsters On The Air (YOTA) event, is interviewed on the Ham Radio 360 podcast

Notice of Interruption - MSF 60 kHz Time Signal

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
The MSF 60 kHz time and frequency signal broadcast from Anthorn Radio Station will be shut down on Thursday 8 September 2016 from 10:00 to 14:00 BST

TX Factor GB2RS News Podcast

Sat, 27/08/2016 - 09:45
All the very latest Amateur Radio news is now available via the TX Factor GB2RS weekly podcast

The annual lighthouse weekend was full of fun

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
Hundreds with portable gear had a marvellous time putting former marine navigation on air during the 19th International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend held last Saturday and Sunday

Hackaday: Amateur Radio for Truckers

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
Dan Maloney KC1DJT looks at how a trucker might practice The World’s Best Hobby - Amateur Radio

Charity raises 2.3 GHz auction concerns

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
The Telegraph newspaper reports that Ofcom has described as 'alarmist' the concerns of the National Deaf Children's Society (NDCS) regarding the use of 2.3 GHz for mobile phones

WIA AGM 2017 taking shape

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
The Wireless Institute of Australia will hold its annual general meeting in Hahndorf, near Adelaide South Australia in May 2017

Aves Island DXpedition

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
Steve, W4DTA/YV5DTA, announced that his group (ARV, Asociacion de Radioaficonados de Venezuela) back in Venezuela got an invitation by the Navy to activate YV0 (Currently the #18 most wanted in the world)

ISWL Callsigns for September 2016

Fri, 26/08/2016 - 11:05
The following ISWL club callsigns will be used throughout the month of September 2016

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 10:00
The Moxon is now running fine but Ten Metres was in such poor shape that I hardly worked anything. Additionally I was in Stoke for Friday and Saturday so the opportunity was not really there. YB71RI (Malaysia) was still out there in various guises along with 5T2AI, (Mauritania)

Ham radio around the world balloon

Thu, 25/08/2016 - 10:00
The amateur radio CNSP-29 144 MHz APRS balloon, callsign K6RPT-12, has successfully completed three circumnavigations of the globe and is still flying

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