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Radio Australia - A history of the Darwin transmitter

Fri, 21/11/2014 - 08:11
Veteran Melbourne DXer and historian, Bob Padula, has compiled a history of Radio Australia's former Darwin transmitting and receiving sites in a new electronic (PDF) publication

Training with MUARC

Fri, 21/11/2014 - 08:11
The Mid Ulster Amateur Radio Club, will be running another Foundation Course on the Friday evening of 12th and all day Saturday 13th of December 2014. This will be the fourth Foundation course this year

Ham radio operators drill for emergency

Fri, 21/11/2014 - 08:11
The Wilton Bulletin reports on the amateur radio emergency communications drill that simulated a massive storm with flooding

Ham radio launches to deep space

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
ARTSAT2:DESPATCH is going to launch on a mission into deep space on November 30, 2014 carrying a 7 watt CW transmitter on 437.325 MHz

Successful KRMNPA activity weekend

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
There was a lot of portable activity at the weekend throughout VK3 for the Keith Roget Memorial National Parks Award with a record 33 of the 45 National Parks activated, eight more than last year

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Another excellent week with quite a lot of DX about. W1AW, in all it’s guises, was prominent. VU4CB (Andaman and Nicobar Is), ZW75PSO (Brazil’s Parnaso Park) and 5R8IC (Madagascar) all pulling in the contacts

Broadband-Hamnet expands to include yet another ham band

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Broadband-Hamnet is proud to announce a new firmware release, the most recent in a series of advancements that build on the Ubiquiti firmware released for the 2.4GHz and 5.8 GHz Ham bands earlier this year

Advanced distance learning course

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
The Bath-based distance learning team have opened enrollment for their January to June Advanced amateur radio course

Ofcom decision to make airwaves available for mobile broadband services

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Ofcom has today published a decision to make valuable airwaves available for mobile broadband services, while securing the future of digital terrestrial TV

The end of an era - BBC Relay Station site handed back to Seychelles

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Tuesday November 18 marked the closure of an iconic chapter of Seychelles’ history, signalling the end of an era when information was much more difficult to come by

Ten-Ten activity weekend

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Ten-Ten organises an activity weekend on Nov. 22/23 to liven up 10m

9M2SE IOTA AS-072 activation video

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
Piju, 9M2PJU has produced a video of the recent 9M2SE IOTA AS-072 activation

Steve Unger named acting Ofcom Chief Executive

Thu, 20/11/2014 - 09:45
The Board of Ofcom today announced that Steve Unger will step up as acting Chief Executive at the end of the year

Catch up with TX Factor and win!

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
Now the darker evenings are upon us there's an opportunity to spend more time in the shack, and, if the bands are quiet, why not catch up with TX Factor - the only UK based TV Show dedicated to Amateur Radio

John Bergman, KC5LK, named CQ WAZ Award Manager

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
John Bergman, KC5LK, of Brandon, Mississippi, has been named the new CQ Worked all Zones Award Manager, effective January 1, 2015, it was announced today by CQ magazine Editor Rich Moseson, W2VU

Raspberry Pi at record breaking Skills Night

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) Skills Night held on Monday, November 17, attracted a record number of attendees

AU2JCB Special event

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
To commemorate the birth-anniversary of Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose on 30 November, Indian Hams are going to operate with special call-signs

Silent Key Memorial Weekend

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
South Texas Amateur Radio Club is hosting its first Silent Key Memorial Weekend which will be held on January 16th, 17th and 18th, the third week of the month

HamRadioNow: FCC Enforcement

Wed, 19/11/2014 - 11:42
Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, former Special Counsel in the FCC's Enforcement Bureau, talks to his old radio club from his days as a law student in Winston-Salem, NC

RSGB Youth Committee Chair announced

Tue, 18/11/2014 - 09:52
The Radio Society of Great Britain has appointed 17-year-old Mike Jones, 2E0MLJ, as Chair of the RSGB Youth Committee