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GAREC 2014 a huge success

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
The Global Amateur Radio Emergency Communication (GAREC) conference, held in Huntsville Alabama USA, shared many informative presentations, videos and discussions on recent experiences plus some media interest

QSO Today Weekly Podcast - Ron Weaver W6OM

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
Join Eric, 4Z1UG, in his QSO Today with Ron, W6OM

CARS August Skills Night

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
The August Skills Night held by the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society saw over 40 amateurs gather to swap ideas and try something new

China Special Event

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
Look for special event station B4YOG to be active until August 28th. Activity is to celebrate the 2nd Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing

Operators wanted for Botswana trip

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
Frosty, K5LBU, has announced that the planned trip to Mozambique (C9) by Arnold, WB6OJB, and him has been canceled due to medical problems with Arnold

Andaman and Nicobar Islands DXpedition

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
Krish, W4VKU, will be leading a team of 10 amateur radio operators to the Andaman Islands (AS-001) and Nicobar Islands (AS-033) in the month of November. The callsign for both activations will be VU4KV

GB4JDF Special Event Station, Sunday 24 August

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
GB4JDF Special Event Station will be on air on Sunday 24 August 09:00hrs - 17:00hrs in memory of Joey Dunlop MBE and in support of the Joey Dunlop Foundation

The QSL that was half a century in arriving!

Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:59
Better late than never, they say, and a recent Amateur Radio experience echoed that sentiment for me in a big, big way

Ham radio Chasqui-1 CubeSat deployed from ISS

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
The amateur radio satellite Chasqui-1 was successfully deployed from the International Space Station (ISS) during a space-walk

73 on 73 Award announcement

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
Paul Stoetzer N8HM has announced a new award for contacts made via the AO-73 (FUNcube-1) amateur radio satellite

DXCC News

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
The July 2014 DX Advisory Committee Report (Doc #27), which was submitted by Arne Gjerning, N7KA, Chairman of the DX Advisory Committee (DXAC), to the ARRL Board of Directors (BOD) and Program and Services Committee (PSC), is now made public and contains some interesting subjects

VK6RIO chirp beacon project

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
The recent Canadian Transatlantic VHF DXpedition, V1CT, has once again focused the attention on the proposed VK6RIO chirp beacon project, currently being planned across the Indian Ocean between Perth and Port Elizabeth

GoList business decision

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
For years, the DXer's number one tool for QSL information has been John Shelton, K1XN's 'GoList'

August RAC Report available for viewing

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
The August 2014 Radio Amateurs of Canada Report is available for viewing on both the old and the new website

LUSAT-1 alive at night!

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
Pedro, LU7ABF, reported to the AMSAT-BB: We knew that our LUSAT start transmitting again a couple of years ago, but only when illuminated by sun, and was not heard during the night

The First Pirate

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
The First Pirate is the title of a Radio 4 Extra to be broadcast on Thursday this week, at 06:30, 13:30, 20:30 and Friday 02:30 (UK times - UTC is minus one hour)

Amateur radio club needs your help

Tue, 19/08/2014 - 10:34
Bob, G0YYY has contacted Southgate News with this plea for help

ILLW sets many new records

Mon, 18/08/2014 - 10:45
The International Lighthouse and Lighhtship Weekend (ILLW) had 541 regstrations from 56 countries this year making new records in the annual fun-event

SEARS GB2HB Special Event Station

Mon, 18/08/2014 - 10:45
SEARS, the South Essex Amateur Radio Society, activated the special event callsign GB2HB on the 16th of August 2014, to commemorate the downing of two American B17 bombers in June 1944

Updated Worldwide Amateur 5 MHz Allocation Chart

Mon, 18/08/2014 - 10:45
It has been several months since the last version of the Worldwide Amateur 5 MHz Allocations Chart has appeared

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