To promote and explore the hobby of amateur radio. Providing quality training for all amateurs and in all aspect of the hobby.
Subscribe to Southgate ARC News feed
Latest Amateur Radio News from around the world
Updated: 45 min 18 sec ago

QSO Today - Riki Klein - K7NJ/4X4NJ

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
Riki Kline, K7NJ, has a long and interesting ham radio career, from humble beginnings in Las Vegas, Nevada, as a teenage ham, to his current QTH on over 40 rural acres in Utah. Riki also lives in Israel, part time, in the village of Na’aleh, overlooking Israel’s coastal plain and the Ben Gurion, Airport

ARISS contact planned for students in Thiviers, France

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Serena Aunon-Chancellor KG5TMT with College Léonce Bourliaguet, Thiviers, France

SARL Day of the Radio Amateur

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
The Boland Amateur Radio Club will be hosting the 2019 SARL Day of the Radio Amateur at two venues in Stellenbosch on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 April 2019

The CWops Award for advancing the art of CW

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
CWops is pleased to announce that it is now accepting nominations for this prestigious award for the year 2019

Satellites activation from the Queen Mary on December 15

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
Patrick WD9EWK will be part of a day of satellite operating from a deck on the RMS Queen Mary, docked at Long Beach in southern California, Saturday 15 December 2018

WIA Hot Issues

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
The ‘Current WIA Hot Issues’ section on the website gives you a view into some of the major pressure points that the WIA stays across on your behalf

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels

Es’hail-2 ham radio transponders in TX Factor show

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
In Episode 22 of the popular amateur radio show TX Factor, AMSAT-UK's Graham Shirville G3VZV explains what to expect when the geostationary satellite Es’hail-2 is in full operation

China's mission to the farside of the Moon

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
China is going where no one has gone before--the farside of the Moon

Knacksat team request telemetry reports

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Tanan Rangseeprom HS1JAN has requested radio amateurs to help with receiving telemetry data from the Knacksat CubeSat that was launched on December 3

Coverage set for Russian spacewalk at International Space Station

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Two Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station at 11 a.m. EST Tuesday, Dec. 11, to conduct a six-hour spacewalk. Live coverage will begin at 10 a.m. on NASA Television and the agency’s website

JY1Sat now Jordan-OSCAR 97 (JO-97)

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
On December 3rd, 2018, JY1Sat was launched on a Falcon 9 vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Part of Spaceflight’s SSO-A: Smallsat Express launch, JY1Sat is a project of the Crown Prince Foundation of Jordan

VK6WIA NewsWest

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
In this edition of NewsWest we look at the history of Amateur Radio, and we have history old and relatively new

FRS Holiday Season broadcast

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Sunday December 30th FRS-Holland will be on air with its annual Holiday Season broadcast

ExseedSat granted VO-96 OSCAR number

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
ExseedSat granted VO-96 OSCAR number ExseedSat was built by a team of Indian radio hams and launched on a Falcon 9 vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California

CubeSats to launch from New Zealand

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Terry Osborne ZL2BAC has provided some information on the upcoming launch from New Zealand of 10 CubeSats on the Rocket Labs Electron ELaNa-19 mission, a number of the satellites carry amateur radio payloads

Introducing the RS-BA1 Version 2 Dualwatch Remote Control Software

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The RS-BA1 remote control software gained popularity by allowing Amateur radio operators to operate selected Icom radios from a PC via IP. The RS-BA1 offers real-time operation with low latency, high-quality audio allowing you to use an Icom radio installed in another room using your home network, or even from a remote location over the Internet

Foundations of Amateur Radio #183

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
How do I get a better antenna? The question that new amateurs most often ask after "What radio should I buy?" is "How do I get the best antenna?"

Amateur Radio Training - Essex Ham videos

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
Essex Ham have created some short videos giving an overview of an amateur radio training course, some of the Foundation Practicals and what to expect when you do the multiple-choice exam

YOTA 2018 video released

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The RSGB have released a video of the YOTA 2018 event held August 8-15 in South Africa

Pages