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LituanicaSAT-2 announced

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
The LituanicaSAT team has announced on Facebook that the LituanicaSAT-2 CubeSat will be coming soon

9M2SE Pangkor Island IOTA DXpedition

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
Piju, 9M2PJU announces the 9M2SE Malaysian Special Expedition Team Island On The Air (IOTA) AS-072 activation and DXpedition on 7, 8 and 9 November 2014

UK students' CubeSat project

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
The Coventry Telegraph newspaper reports on students at Warwick University who are building their own satellite

UK ham radio tutors' newsletter

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
The October edition of the free RCF amateur radio training instructors' newsletter reports a worrying trend

UK-NZ contact on TV news

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
TV's One News featured the 90th anniversary of the first contact between radio amateurs in the UK and New Zealand

Exam Checklists

Fri, 24/10/2014 - 09:45
The RSGB report checklists to help ensure consistency of exam provision between Exam Centres, and that essential requirements don’t get forgotten or overlooked, are now available for download

ARISS contact planned with Explorers Club, New York City

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
An ARISS educational radio contact is planned with The Explorers Club, New York City, New York

Indian hams communicate disaster traffic

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
The worst affected areas in coastal India hit by the recent severe Cyclone HudHud were reliant on Amateur Radio communications for more than a week

Ham radio groups eyed in anti-crime drive

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
The Inquirer reports that radio amateurs may be involved in the Philippine National Police (PNP) anti-criminality campaign

GB1SS for Space Station

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
The RSGB report that on October 9 Ofcom confirmed that the callsign GB1SS will be made available for issue to UK astronauts who wish to operate from the ISS

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
A very good week with loads of DX about

Amateur Radio Moon Mission

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
Air and Space magazine reports a Luxembourg company sends a payload where no amateur radio satellite has ever gone

RSGB Silent Keys

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
The RSGB website contains obituaries submitted by friends and relatives of Silent Keys

Lots of solar flares

Thu, 23/10/2014 - 10:17
Space Weather report solar activity is high. In just 48 hours, monster sunspot AR2192 has produced a series of seven M-class solar flares of increasing intensity

CQ reconsiders policy on Crimea in CQ Contests

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 11:14
In response to requests from a large number of contesters around the world, CQ has reconsidered its decision regarding the acceptance of logs from stations in Crimea in CQ-sponsored contests

VK Pico balloon flights test weak signals

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
A party-type Pico balloon carrying a payload was launched from Melbourne on Saturday October the 18th and tracked to Tamworth News South Wales, between Sydney and Brisbane

MacLoggerDX Version 5.55 Yosemite release

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 5.55 of MacLoggerDX has been released

Basildon JOTA hits the headlines

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
The successful Jamboree On The Air weekend, held for the Basildon District Scouts, was reported in the Southend-on-Sea and Basildon editions of the Echo newspaper on Tuesday

CARS Skills Night takes off

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
Over 50 amateurs gathered in Danbury on Monday, for the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society Skills Night

Ham Radio in West Bengal

Wed, 22/10/2014 - 10:03
ZeeNews reports that members of the West Bengal Amateur Radio Club recently met Bengal Governor K.N. Tripathi to make headway into the process of popularising the concept among the youth