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Consultation on World Cup 2018

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 09:55
Ofcom has received requests from the BBC and ITV for consent to broadcast exclusive live coverage of the FIFA World Cup 2018

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 21/04/2018 - 09:55
At 0631 UTC on April 20 the Australian Space Forecast Centre issued a Geomagnetic Disturbance Warning

King's High School ARISS contact on BBC TV

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
On April 19 student Eleanor Griffin led the live question and answer session between King's High School (GB4KHS) and astronaut Ricky Arnold KE5DAU on the International Space Station (OR4ISS)

Radio ham makes contacts in all 29 bands

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
The ARRL reports Brian Justin, WA1ZMS, in Virginia, has completed contacts on all 29 US amateur radio bands

Network Radio channel on Zello

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
Ian Abel G3ZHI reports there is now a channel dedicated to Network Radio on the Zello walkie talkie smartphone App as well as a dedicated Facebook Group

Replacement speaker for the FT-817

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
SOTABEAMS is now stocking a replacement speaker for the FT-817. The stock speaker is easily damaged if you use the radio in wet weather. This dulls the sound of the radio

Telford radio club’s expedition to the Welsh coast to celebrate Marconi’s work

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
Telford and District Amateur Radio Society will set up a radio station on the West Coast of Wales to join a global celebration of Guglielmo Marconi, born on 25th April 1874 and vital to the history of communications

New book about amateur radio and other small satellites

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
My new book 'Amsats and Hamsats' hit the shelves today. You can buy a copy at Amazon (print and Kindle) or from the RSGB with a discount for RSGB or AMSAT-UK members

Radio ham pitches solar plan

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
Radio amateur Evan Cameron VE6BIC pitched two ideas to Sturgeon county councillors during their April 10 meeting

International Marconi Day: GB4IMD

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
International Marconi Day celebrates the huge part Guglielmo Marconi played in the invention of radio. International Marconi Day (IMD) is a 24-hour Amateur Radio event that is held annually to celebrate the birth of Marconi on April 25, 1874

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 20/04/2018 - 09:25
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
Well this past week has really belonged to 3B7A, the St. Brandon expedition. Top DX every day, even putting back some spots into the mix. Unfortunately if you haven’t worked them yet you ain’t gonna because they left on Tuesday 17th

Amateur Radio featured at NAB Show 2018

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
Once again, broadcasting professionals from around the world made the trek last week to Las Vegas for the annual National Association of Broadcasters convention

Ham radio license changes in Norway

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
Norway's communications regulator Nkom is consulting on changes to the amateur radio regulations

Update on RT news channel

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
Ofcom has opened seven new investigations into the due impartiality of news and current affairs programmes on the RT news channel

Special presentation: Clyde Haehnle remembering WLW and VOA

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
AmateurLogic.TV Special Presentation: Clyde Haehnle, Remembering WLW 500 KW Super Power and Building VOA Bethany Relay Station

Dayton Hamvention® 2018: Icom in the Community

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
Icom America will once again be at the largest amateur radio gathering of the year. The Dayton Hamvention® will be back at the Greene County Fairgrounds Expo Center in Xenia, Ohio. It proved to be an excellent venue in its first year of operation in 2017 and the Dayton Amateur Radio Club (DARC) has still further improvements planned for May 18 to 20, 2018 — and so do we

SU8WD special event on the air

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
The Egyptian Radio Amateurs Society (ERASD) will be on-the-air as SU8WD from the 'Wadi Degla Protectorate'

Designing a satellite station

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
James M0JCQ says one of his amateur radio targets for 2018 is to get setup to work satellites from home

AMRO Weekend

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Hi everyone I’m Nic VK7BEE and I’d just like to let you know that the weekend of April 28th/29th will see our military radio enthusiasts hosting the inaugural Australian Military Radio Operators Weekend