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Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 10:00
How does a Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator work? You know when you walk down the street and you lift your foot and all of a sudden you realise that you stepped in something and now it's stuck to your shoe? I had that feeling during the week

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 10:00
Thirteen days of zero sunspots ended on Tuesday, with sunspot numbers of 14, 14, and 15 on Tuesday through Thursday

Exploding Arctic meteor turns night into day

Sat, 18/11/2017 - 10:00
On the evening of Nov. 16th, a meteoroid ripped through the atmosphere over the Arctic Circle and exploded

RadFxSat (Fox-1B) launch reset for November 18

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
The twice-delayed launch of the United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket that will transport the AMSAT RadFxSat (Fox-1B) CubeSat carrying an Amateur Radio payload and other payloads into orbit now is set for Saturday, November 18, at 0947 UTC

Release of DXtreme Monitor Log 11

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
DXtreme Monitor Log 11 is a Windows logging program for monitoring enthusiasts. In addition to the usual logging functions, the software features a Schedule Checker for finding broadcast stations to monitor, and integration with Afreet Band Master for finding ham stations

Kerry Amateur Radio Group exhibit at the 2nd Annual Kerry Science Festival

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
2017 marks the 2nd year of the Kerry Science Festival, a week-long festival taking place across Kerry this November

Amateur Services feature in free ITU magazine

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
The new edition of the ITU News Magazine (04/2017) features an article by IARU President Tim Ellam VE6SH about the International Amateur Radio Union and CCIR/ITU–R

9k6 Packet Radio for Raspberry Pi

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
Video of Digital Communications Conference presentation on the TNC-Pi9k a Packet Radio plug-in for the Raspberry Pi computer board

MacDoppler Version 2.26 released

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that MacDoppler Version 2.26 has been released and can be downloaded

The ARRL International Grid Chase!

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
A new and exciting operating event will kick off on January 1, 2018, when the ARRL International Grid Chase gets under way

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 17/11/2017 - 10:31
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Ham radio CubeSat launches today

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
After Tuesday's launch was scrubbed, the amateur radio satellite RadFxSat (Fox-1B) is now scheduled for launch at 0947 UT on Wednesday, November 15 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California

Section Managers to begin new terms of office on January 1

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
One ARRL Section will welcome a new Section Manager when the New Year begins, while incumbent SMs will continue to head five others

Yasme Foundation Excellence Awards and Supporting Grant

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
The Yasme Excellence Award is presented to individuals and groups who, through their own service, creativity, effort and dedication, have made a significant contribution to amateur radio, and included a grant to Gary Pearce, KN4AQ for HamRadioNow

Radio hams pitch in when storms hit

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
When severe weather moves through the region, the National Weather Service in Duluth turns to a network of amateur radio operators to gather on-the-ground weather reports

DKARS Magazine November 2017

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month. It contains articles written in English and Dutch

The first 'nation in space' has officially left Earth

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
An Orbital ATK Antares rocket carrying a cubesat named Asgardia-1 launched from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia early Sunday. The milk carton-sized satellite makes up the entirety of territory of the self-proclaimed "Space Kingdom" of Asgardia...

Satellites made simple!

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
On Wednesday 22nd of November, Keith EI5KJ will give a talk and a small demonstration about working Amateur Radio Satellites titled 'Satellites made simple!' at the Wexford Wireless Club EI2WWC

Guinea Bissau DXpedition

Wed, 15/11/2017 - 09:53
The Italian DXpedition Team are active as J5T from Bubaque Island (AF-020) this week between until November 26th

All WX Solar Powered Amateur Radio Field Station

Tue, 14/11/2017 - 10:26
In today's video I'd like to discuss the concept of a solar-powered field station for amateur radio emergency communications