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IOTA news from the DARC

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

HRN 403: N2RJ for Hudson Division

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
David visits with Ria Jairam to discuss her run for Hudson Division Director

SolderSmoke Podcast 206

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Episode 206 of the amateur radio podcast SolderSmoke is a special on the GQRP Convention

Brazil gets 60m and other new bands in 90 days… and more!

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
ANATEL, the Brazilian telecoms regulator has produced an updated band plan, effective in 90 days, which releases 60m to their amateurs. This is the WRC-15 Secondary allocation 5351.5 to 5366.5 kHz with 25W EIRP for Class A operators

Update on community radio licensing plans

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Ofcom has today published a list of 43 locations across the UK where they will invite applications for new FM community radio licences

Satellites more at risk from fast solar wind than a major space storm

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Satellites are more likely to be at risk from high-speed solar wind than a major geomagnetic storm according to a new UK-US study published this week in the Journal Space Weather

CQ Hou Koers assistance needed

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
CQ Hou Koers is an annual event that offers Voortrekkers the opportunity to have QSOs with other Voortrekkers and Scouts from all over South Africa and Namibia

Essex Skills Night September 17

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Skills Night takes place at 7pm on Monday, September 17 in Danbury Village Hall, Essex, this free event is open to all

IRTS 2m/70cms Counties Contest... Sun 9th Sept 2018

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
The IRTS 70cms and 2 metres Counties Contests, in which EI and GI counties are multipliers, take place on Sunday next, 9th September 2018

History Makers Podcast - Wireless Communications

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Dr Lucy Rogers M6CME is joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, exploring modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible

Interns create visualization of NASA space-ground communications

Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
For the first time ever, people worldwide can get an inside look into what it takes to enable communications for nearly 40 NASA missions, thanks to a small team of college students

Radio ham VU3KBN in flood rescue mission

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
Mathrubhumi reports when the floods hit the state of Kerala, many ham radio operators assisted the State Disaster Management Authority in rescue and relief operations

SARL National Field Day this weekend

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The second leg of the SARL National Field Day is on the air from 10:00 UTC on Saturday 8 September to 10:00 UTC on Sunday 9 September 2018 with CW, phone, PSK and RTTY activity on 160 to 10 metres

Petition to save WWV/WWVH

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has eliminated funding for the continued operation of time/frequency standard stations WWV and WWVH in its Fiscal Year 2019 budget

ICQPodcast Episode 275 - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Dan Romanchik KB6NU, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, and Frank Howell K4FMH to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s feature is - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Ham College 44

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
General Amateur Radio Exam part 15. Skywaves, MUF, more HF Antennas

Radio ham tunes into North Korean broadcast

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The Daily Mail reported how radio amateur Jordan Heyburn MI6JVC received DPKR's Voice of Korea broadcast, sent a report and in return got a QSL card and some publications

159 years ago: A geomagnetic megastorm

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
On Sept. 2, 1859, a powerful CME rocked Earth's magnetic field, causing a geomagnetic storm that set fire to Victorian telegraph offices and sparked auroras as far south as Mexico and Cuba

Technical consultation: Adding new usages to the General User Radio Licence - Short Range Devices in frequencies below 30 MHz

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
New Zealand's Radio Spectrum Management has released a consultation document concerning increased use in portable electrical appliances and mobile devices. These devices have driven interest in wireless charging in what they do and how they work

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 26th-August, through Sunday, 2nd-September there were 213 countries active