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ESEO satellite FUNcube-4 transponder talk at RSGB Convention

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
Dr Chris Bridges M0IEB will be giving a presentation on FUNcube-4, an amateur radio transponder payload on the ESEO satellite mission, to the combined AMSAT-UK Colloquium and RSGB Convention in Milton Keynes

Sakura Momoko JI2EIT Silent Key

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
Manga artist and radio amateur Ms. Sakura Momoko JI2EIT passed away August 15, 2018, aged 53. She became a radio amateur while at school and went on to create the long-running manga (comic) series Chibi Maruko-chan published in Ribon magazine

Arduino IDE on Raspberry Pi

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
We are running a LEARN-CODE-BUILD program at Banbury Amateur Radio Society (two evenings a month)

ARISS contact with Kopernik Observatory and Science Center, Vestal, NY

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
An International Space Station school contact has been planned with participants at Kopernik Observatory and Science Center, Vestal, NY today, 28 Aug

Young radio hams earn awards

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
The Montgomery Advertiser reports on three young people who have earned awards for Amateur Radio skills

15th IARU HST world championship in progress

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
The event center is hotel Ibis in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. The host of the High Speed Telegraphy championship is KFRR, Kazakhstan federation of radiosport and radioamateurs

St. Paul Island DXpedition

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
The same team that operated as CY9C from St. Paul Island in 2016 will return as CY9C in August 2019

Captain Cook special event

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
Members of the Pontefract and District Amateur Radio Society (PDARS) are now active as GB250CC until September 28th to celebrate the 250th anniversary of Captain Cook's first voyage of discovery to the Pacific, spanning the years 1768-1771

Upcoming SARL contests

Tue, 28/08/2018 - 10:40
The weekend of 8 and 9 September will see the running of the second leg of the SARL National Field Day

15th IARU HST World Championship is officially open!

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
The event center is the Hotel Ibis in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. The host of the championship is KFRR, Kazakhstan federation of radiosport and radio amateurs

United Nations HQ

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
On August 22nd, Adrian, KO8SCA, was able to finish with the antenna installation (SteppIR BigIR) on top of the UN building, and became active from the UN building on 20 meters SSB for about 30 minutes

Introduction to Network Radios video

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
To help get you started in Network Radios radio amateur Joey Stanford NV0N has released an introduction video

AO73/FUNcube-1 is entering a further period of full sunlight

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
AO73/FUNcube-1 has been in space for almost five years and the original Sun Synchronous Orbit has now changed slightly such that the spacecraft will no longer be in eclipse for 35 mins every orbit

DMR for emergency comms in Colorado

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
The Herald Times reports on the installation of amateur radio equipment to provide public service communications for events in North-West Colorado

Reports indicate ARISS Packet module operational again

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
After engaging several sources, it appears ISS packet is currently working again at 145.825 MHz

Kohjinsha antennas and 3Y0I

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
The following was posted on the 3Y0I Bouvet Island DXpedition web page. We’re pleased to announce our new partnership. The Japanese company Kohjinsha becomes our supporter and a sponsor of the antennas we take down to Bouvet Island and many more of our expeditions in the future

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 19th August, through Sunday, 26th August there were 213 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 27/08/2018 - 09:09
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

Young people are the future leaders in Amateur Radio

Sun, 26/08/2018 - 09:44
"You are the future of Amateur Radio", YOTA 2018 Patron, Gary Immelman, ZS6YI told YOTA 2018 delegates in his address on the last evening of the event that is now heralded worldwide as the best ever

QSO Today - Frank Brickle - AB2KT

Sun, 26/08/2018 - 09:44
Frank Brickle, AB2KT, took a professional path to music composition at Princeton. He combined his musical composition skills with his technical knowledge of computer programming and background in amateur radio to develop the first software defined radio (SDR) software used first by the US government and later by private industry

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