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Portuguese lighthouses 'On The Air' for ILLW 2016

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
Look for the following Portuguese Lighthouses to be on the air for the upcoming International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (August, 20-21st)

WA Amateur Radio News for VK6

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
In the news this week, a report from the Wireless Institute of Australia by Director Andrew VK6AS, it seems that not all is well with the board

WIA proposal for Ham Radio involvement in STE(A)M

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
The Wireless Institute of Australia has called for interest in a proposed symposium in Canberra to identify how radio amateurs can actively participate in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths or STE(A)M initiative

FSQCall V0.40 released

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
This version has Forward Error Corrected file transfer! It also has newly revised Help files

EE application for licence variations

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
Ofcom is consulting on two licence variation requests from EE Limited, which would enable the use of 4G technology and support the provision of mobile communications for the emergency services

RSGB Handbook New Edition in September

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
New Zealand's national amateur radio society the NZART is offering its members the new RSGB Radio Communications Handbook at a competitive price

TX Factor GB2RS News Podcast

Sat, 20/08/2016 - 09:45
All the very latest Amateur Radio news is now available via the TX Factor GB2RS weekly podcast

South Bristol ARC to operate in Lighthouses Weekend

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
South Bristol Amateur Radio Club, based in Knowle, will be operational over the International Lighthouses and Lightships on the Air weekend of 20/21 August 2016 using the special event callsign GB0CCC from the former Trinity Lightvessel 55 moored in Bristol's Historic Harbour and home to the Cabot Cruising Club

Rare Scottish Lighthouses

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
MM5AHO will this year activate another rare Scottish Lighthouse for International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend

AmateurLogic 94: Plain Brown Wrapper

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
In this extra long episode Peter adds a display to his Arduino Uno. Emile visits the W5SLA hamfest. George explains how a triode tube amplifier works

YOTA Camp 2016 video released

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
The Austrian National Society ÖVSV have released the Youngsters On The Air 2016 video in 1920 × 1080 HD

NRRL Field Day Sep 3-4

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
The Norwegian Radio Relay League National Field Day takes place September 3-4, from 1300 UT Saturday until 1300 UT Sunday

Danish radio hams in FT

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
The Financial Times newspaper interviewed radio amateurs Peter Scott OZ2ABA and Mads Wilson OZ0AAH about the Copenhagen Suborbitals project to launch a human into space

Amateur Radio - a 21st Century Hobby

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
In just 10 months the RSGB video Amateur Radio - a 21st Century Hobby has been viewed almost 58,000 times on YouTube

RAST announces Advanced Exam results

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
Advanced Class exam results were announced at August meeting of the Radio Amateur Society of Thailand

PJ7 St. Maarten

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
PJ7 / St. Maarten - June 14, 2017 to June 28, 2017 by W9DR, W9KXQ, KK9N, K9UK, W9AEB

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 19/08/2016 - 10:11
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

VI4BLT50 - Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan

Thu, 18/08/2016 - 12:41
In honour of the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, VI (numeral) BLT50 stations are on the air for a month from Australia, with a focus on the anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, August 18, 1966

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 18/08/2016 - 10:37
Not a particularly good week, with the weekend dominating proceedings as usual. Lots of Olympic Games calls about R31RIO, ZV2016RIO and quite a few YB71RIs celebrating the 71st Independence Day Of The Republic Of Indonesia. Then on Sunday up popped the unusual call of P33W from Cyprus

Portable lighthouse stations call CQ this weekend

Thu, 18/08/2016 - 10:37
The 19th International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend will see plenty of on air activity from more than 40 countries this Saturday and Sunday