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Old Sunspot Returns

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
Space Weather reports late last month, the biggest sunspot in nearly 25 years crossed the face of the sun, blasting Earth's upper atmosphere with dozens of solar flares. Its name was AR2192, and now it's back

QSO Today EP 16 Scott Zimmerman N3XCC

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
Scott Zimmerman, N3XCC, founder of the W3WAN repeater network in Pennsylvania, joins Eric, 4Z1UG, on the QSO Today podcast, to discuss the FM world of repeaters above 50 Mhz

Essex Amateur Radio Skills Night

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
This Monday, November 17 at 7pm is the next CARS Amateur Radio Skills Night, the last one for 2014 - this is a free event and everyone interested in radio is welcome

RTÉ face questions over longwave closure

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
The newly-appointed Chair of RTÉ is set to appear in front of the Irish Government to explain her position on the impending closure of its longwave 252 service

Ofcom finds a spare FM frequency for Essex

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
Ofcom's sudden discovery that the FM band isn't as full as previously claimed could benefit the residents of Southend-on-Sea, Castle Point or Thurrock

Half a century on the ham radio

Fri, 14/11/2014 - 10:45
VK2YO is his identity. From an embassy official during the fall of Saigon to the King of Jordan, the ham radio has provided Neville Chivers with an extraordinary range of conversations with people around the world, and even outer space

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
It’s been quite an active week on Ten Metres with 5 or more contacts needed to get into the list during the week and 6 at the weekend

SARL National Field Day and VHF/UHF Contest

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
The South African Radio League National Field Day and South African Radio League VHF/UHF Contest take to the air at 10:00 UTC on Saturday 15 November and end 24 hours later

Predictions App for Deep Space Ham Radio Satellite

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
Two amateur radio satellites ARTSAT2: DESPATCH and Shin’en 2 should be launched into deep space at the end of November

49.9 MHz Radar 16 kW with 64 antennas

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
An impressive back-scatter radar on 49.9 MHz is currently being constructed in Ethiopia

2nd Ofcom small scale DAB event

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
The Ofcom local DAB event held at the Baldock Monitoring Centre Nov 13 was heavily over subscribed so Ofcom have announced a 2nd event

AmateurLogic 72: TNC Pi, Wattmeters and Python

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
Tommy makes a TNC Pi APRS Igate. George talks about RF Wattmeters. Peter’s introduction to Python programming

Acting Section Manager Ontario North, South, GTA

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
Allan Boyd, VE3AJB has indicated his commitment to RAC by accepting the role of A/Section Manager, Ontario North and will continue in his role as Chair of the Ontario Section Managers Council

Past ARRL Connecticut SCM Victor L. Crawford, W1TYQ (SK)

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
Past ARRL Connecticut Section Communications Manager (SCM) Victor L. 'Vic' Crawford, W1TYQ (ex-W8NUV, HZ3TYQ), of Rapid City, Michigan, died November 8. He was 94

Aves Island DXpedition

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
Members of the Radio Club Venezolano will celebrate their 80th anniversary by organizing a DXpedition to Aves Island (IOTA NA-020, WLOTA L-0216) sometime this month

NASA statement on successful Rosetta comet landing

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
The following statement is from John Grunsfeld, astronaut and associate administrator for NASA’s Science Mission Directorate in Washington, about the successful comet landing by the European Space Agency’s Rosetta spacecraft

Radio Amateurs of Canada holds line on affiliated club insurance prices

Thu, 13/11/2014 - 09:45
For well over a decade the Radio Amateurs of Canada has been seeking out insurance for members and affiliated amateur radio clubs. Many clubs view this service as one of the major benefits that RAC provides

3.4 GHz in Australia

Wed, 12/11/2014 - 11:01
The WIA reports use of the 3.4 to 3.6 GHz band, including Amateur access, will remain 'business as usual' for the time being

Real-time band conditions website

Wed, 12/11/2014 - 11:01
The purpose of this experimental Web site is to provide 24-7-365 actual (real-time) band condition information to CW QRPp, QRPe and CW/SSB for Contesters interested in increasing their scores

CO0SS - Cuban special event

Wed, 12/11/2014 - 11:01
A group of amateur radio operators will activate the special event callsign CO0SS from the beach of 'La Boca' between November 21-23rd

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