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Out-of-control Chinese space station set to plummet to Earth

Fri, 30/03/2018 - 09:50
An out-of-control Chinese space station moving at 17,000 mph was set to plummet to Earth over this Easter weekend, leaving space experts scrambling to guess where

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 30/03/2018 - 09:50
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Portable Off Grid Power for Amateur Field Communications

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
Today's topic is Portable Off Grid Power for Amateur Field Communications. I know this video may seem out a sequence, considering we have already done so much on this topic, on the channel

FreeDV Codec2 digital voice talk at Chelmsford

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
On Tuesday, April 3, Matthew Phillips G6WPJ will give a talk 'FreeDV - Digital Voice for HF and other low SNR channels' to the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society, the meeting is open to all

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
The weekend was pretty full on as there was a popular contest. TJ2TT (Cameroon), 7Q7EI (Malawi), YV1KK (Venezuela) were probably top DX with VP8LP (Falklands) and 3C0W (Annobon Is) earlier in the week

Drowned Rats win RSGB Contest with G0KSC LFA yagis

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
G0KSC-designed LFA yagis help the Drowned Rats Contest Group to win the open section of the RSGB VHF/UHF contest

Ham radio featured at school

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
The new Amateur Radio Station at Moriah Central School in Port Henry, New York, lets students talk with other schools and individuals around the world

Ofcom confirms new rules to boost Britain’s broadband

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
They confirm a package of measures Ofcom set out last month to further increase investment in ‘full-fibre’ broadband networks, and drive improvements in the quality of Openreach’s service

Caroline North at Easter

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
It's another Radio Caroline North mega-broadcast this weekend, online here and on Manx Radio 1368AM. We'll be live on board our historic radio ship Ross Revenge from 9am Good Friday morning through until 2pm Easter Monday afternoon, with our annual Easter Fundraiser and much more

ARRL Headquarters closed on Good Friday, Mar 30

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Good Friday, March 30. There will be no W1AW bulletin or code practice transmissions and no ARRL Audio News on that day

Ofcom 2018/19 Annual Plan

Thu, 29/03/2018 - 09:14
Ofcom has published its 2018/19 Annual Plan, which confirms their areas of work for the next financial year

ISS SSTV active on 145.800 MHz FM in April

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
The International Space Station (ISS) amateur radio Slow Scan Television (SSTV) transmissions on 145.800 MHz FM are expected to be activated over several days in April

LF/MF mode with Synchronous Decoder

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
A new version of WSQCall, a specially designed 'chat' mode for LF/MF has been released

HamRadioNow on the road to the race

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
The l atest edition of Ham Radio Now show features an interview with John Rosica KA2FND of NVIS Communications

Powerpole adapter for the FT-817/818

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
The FT-817 is one of the most popular HF radios ever made. It does have some weaknesses though and in particular the DC power socket is prone to failure

ISWL callsigns for April

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
The following ISWL club callsigns will be used throughout the month of April 2018

AMSAT-UK Colloquium call for speakers

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
This is a call for speakers for the AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium 2018 which, will be held this year on 13-14 October, in conjunction with the RSGB Convention at Kents Hill Park Conference Centre, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BZ, United Kingdom

Youngsters display amateur radio DF transmitters

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
Randy Hall K7AGE video from Quartzfest 2018 in which students from the local school display and describe their direction finding transmitters

Local radio stations fined for using FM

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
The Radio NYTT site reports the Norwegian Media Authority has fined two local radio stations because they have continued broadcasting in FM

IOTA news from the DARC

Wed, 28/03/2018 - 09:49
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

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