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Successful ARISS contact with DLR School, Braunschweig, Germany

Thu, 17/07/2014 - 09:45
On Friday July 11, 2014, DLR School Lab, Braunschweig, Germany established a ARISS contacts with ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst KF5ONO, onboard the International Space Station

The Brendan Awards

Thu, 17/07/2014 - 09:45
The Brendan Awards are designed to encourage experimentation with two-way trans Atlantic communications by radio amateurs using the Two Metre Band

Typhoon causes deaths and mayhem

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
At least four people have been killed as Typhoon Rammasun (Glenda) moves through the Philippines capital of Manila housing 12 million as the weather system continues on its destructive path

Wirral Grammar School for Girls to launch 434 MHz balloon

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
Pupils at Wirral Grammar School for Girls are planning to launch a High Altitude Balloon today with 434 MHz telemetry and Slow Scan Digital Video (SSDV) transmitters

RFinderPi - a free open-source realtime radio programmer!

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
Based on the Raspberry Pi, RFinderPi is a real time radio programmer. Radios that are controllable by software such as HRD will work with the RFinderPi. We have already crated a script for the FT8x7 radios

AmateurLogic 68: Field Day 2014

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
It’s been three years since the ALTV team did Field Day in the wood. We disturb the peace and quiet of Shrock, MS this episode for another Field Day adventure

Last ATV to launch soon

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
The fifth and last Automated Transfer Vehicle is scheduled to lift off during the night of 24 July (25 July 01:43 GMT, 25 July 03:43 CEST, 24 July 22:43 local time) from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana on an Ariane 5ES rocket

Essex RAYNET supports Bradwell Pilgrimage

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
Essex Ham report on a successful day for the Essex RAYNET team providing amateur radio communications support for the Bradwell Pilgrimage

SW antenna campus activated

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
The SW antenna campus of Portuguese National Broadcast (RDP) that ceased operation in 2011, will be activated by AMRAD, a Portuguese Ham Radio association during this Saturday, the 19th

F5ZAL 2 metre beacon - Opera monitoring update

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
For those stations, who wish to monitor the beacon, the latest issue of the Opera software has the beacon QRG pre-loaded in the frequency list

Essex radio hams in August RadCom

Wed, 16/07/2014 - 10:42
Amateur radio in the county of Essex is very well represented in the August issue of the RSGB publication RadCom

Typhoon Rammasun - Philippines Radio Hams activated

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
The Philippines Amateur Radio Association (PARA) Ham Emergency Radio Operation (HERO) has been activated on July 14th as Typhoon Rammasun (Glenda) affects the Philippines

Spanish 5 MHz experimental period extended

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
On January 1st this year, the Spanish PTT authorized the use of several frequencies in the 5 MHz (60 m) band up to June 30th, 2014

2014 Radio Amateurs of Canada Scholarships application deadline approaching

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
Earlier this year, RAC announced the availability, once again, of scholarship availability to young Amateurs who are taking post-secondary schooling in Electrical, Electronic and Software Engineering

NASA honors historic first Moon landing, eyes first Mars mission

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
NASA marks the 45th anniversary of the first moon landing this month while it takes the steps needed for America's next giant leap to send astronauts to Mars

RAC AGM 2014 - Reminder

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
Radio Amateurs of Canada will be having their Annual General Meeting (AGM) on July 27th in New Westminster, BC

Radio and Television - 1940 film

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
This short film gives a view of the radio industry as it existed in 1940, showing potential occupations at every level

Short-Wave Numbers Stations

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
The International Business Times features an article on the spy numbers stations that can be found on short-wave radio

Culebrita Island lighthouse activation

Tue, 15/07/2014 - 09:01
A team of five operators will activate the Culebrita Island lighthouse for International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend

UK Team in WRTC Top Ten

Mon, 14/07/2014 - 09:00
It looks like a UK Team comprising Essex radio amateur Mark Haynes M0DXR and Olof Lundberg G0CKV have achieved an impressive 10th place at the World Radiosport Team Championship 2014 in New England, USA