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Top-level domain name '.radio' now available

Thu, 07/09/2017 - 09:58
The top-level domain (TLD) name '.radio' is now available to the radio industry and amateur radio enthusiasts and is reserved for individuals and companies with active interest in the radio sector

New accessory for your IC-7300

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
The Icom IC-7300 is probably the most successful transceiver of recent times; just about everyone seems to be using one!

Powerful Hurricane Irma hits first Caribbean islands

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history has made its first landfall in the islands of the northeast Caribbean

Cuban radio hams prepare for hurricane

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
Radio amateurs in Cuba are monitoring the path of hurricane Irma

Students from India and Russia build SSTV CubeSat

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
The Times of India reports students from Russia and India are building an amateur radio satellite that will transmit SSTV images from space

A solar storm is coming

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
Yesterday, during a flurry of M-class solar flares, sunspot AR2673 hurled a CME toward Earth

The SARL VHF/UHF Contest and the Africa All Mode International DX Contest

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
The Africa All Mode International DX Contest is on the air from 12:00 UTC on Saturday 16 September to 12:00 UTC on Sunday 17 September with CW, RTTY and SSB on 160 to 10 metres

AMSAT Symposium

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 10:04
AMSAT NA announces that the 2017 AMSAT Space Symposium will be held on Friday through Sunday, Oct 27, 28, 29, 2017 in Reno, Nevada

Hurricane Irma strengthens to Category 4 storm en route to Florida

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 10:32
Hurricane Irma strengthened to a Category 4 hurricane on Monday as it churned toward the Caribbean amid storm warnings, watches and states of emergency in Florida and Puerto Rico

Military Vehicle Convoy On-The-Air event Route 66

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
The '2017 Military Vehicle Convoy On-The-Air Event Route 66' will operate the following callsigns during September and October

A photo tour of the 2017 Shelby Hamfest

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
My Labor Day weekend was free of travel again this year, so I was able to make another pilgrimage to the Shelby (North Carolina) hamfest

President Trump welcomes home record-breaking NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, KC5ZTD

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson, KC5ZTD and Jack Fischer, K2FSH, received a special welcome as they were flying home to Houston Sunday evening. President Donald Trump spoke by phone with Whitson and Fischer on a NASA plane following Whitson’s record-breaking mission to the International Space Station

Big sunspots facing Earth

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
Behemoth AR2674 has been growing for days, while newcomer AR2673 has suddenly quadrupled in size

DXCC Most Wanted (ClubLog)

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
The 'DXCC Most Wanted' entities list has been updated on ClubLog as of August 31st

W4DXCC Convention

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:32
The W4DXCC DX and Contest Convention is located at the MainStay Suites in Pigeon Forge, TN, September 22-23rd, 2017

Route 66 special event - Highway to a DX Party!

Mon, 04/09/2017 - 09:41
The Citrus Belt Amateur Radio Club of San Bernardino, California, is once again hosting (probably one of the most fun special event activities) the 18th annual 'Route 66 On The Air' special event between September 9-17th

Report VDSL interference now

Mon, 04/09/2017 - 09:41
The RSGB's EMC Committee is asking all radio amateurs to complete an important VDSL interference survey

Grandfather headed to Texas to assist with Harvey relief

Mon, 04/09/2017 - 09:41
Radio amateur Keith Tilley K2UNI, a High Falls grandfather, packed up his bags Saturday and headed off to his destination: The devastated parts of Texas

SolderSmoke Podcast

Mon, 04/09/2017 - 09:41
Episode 199 of the amateur radio podcast SolderSmoke is now available

The Bouvet Island 160m Vertical

Mon, 04/09/2017 - 09:41
Tim Duffy, K3LR, reports: The DX Engineering and Bouvet Island teams have worked together to design an efficient 90 foot top loaded 160 meter vertical antenna that can be installed quickly and safely on Bouvet Island by the 3Y0Z team this January