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International Air Ambulance Week 2017

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:20
This year's International Air Ambulance Week will take place between 9th - 17th September 2017, with the focus on supporting and generating donations for flying medical services around the world. The event covers two weekends, giving amateurs a great chance to get involved and support the event

Telford radio society running Marcroni event station from Marconi's Welsh receiving station location

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:20
Once again the Telford and District Amateur Radio Society are setting up an amateur radio station on the West Coast of Wales to join with others to celebrate the birthday of Guglielmo Marconi, who was born on 25th April 1874 and this year he would have been 143 years old

2017 Portuguese DXpedition to Morocco

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:20
The Swedish national society SSA says members can now download the PDF of the Norwegian NRRL magazine 'Amateur Radio' from the SSA site

Sweden and Norway in ham radio magazine exchange

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:20
The Swedish national society SSA says members can now download the PDF of the Norwegian NRRL magazine 'Amateur Radio' from the SSA site

Update on support for PMSE equipment owners vacating the 700 MHz band

Fri, 21/04/2017 - 09:20
Ofcom has today published a consultation on proposals for how a grant scheme should operate to support Programme Making and Special Events (PMSE) equipment owners affected by the 700 MHz clearance

Apollo 16 special event

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
Members of the Marshall Amateur Radio Club will be commemorating the Apollo 16 mission (45 years ago) with the call NN4SA between April 20 and 23

The Chisholm Trail special event

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
The following special event stations are marking the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail for driving cattle from Texas to Abilene/Kansas

Essex CW Club - CW bootcamp survey 2017

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
Essex CW Club is considering hosting a CW ‘Boot Camp’ later this year

ARISS contact planned for school in Thionville, France

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
An International Space Station contact has been planned for astronaut Thomas Pesquet KG5FYG with Lycée Hélène Boucher, Thionville, France. The event is scheduled Thursday April 27, 2017 at approximately 08:52 UTC

ISS ham radio at teachers conference

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
The ARRL reports Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) has gained visibility at National Science Teachers Association conference

Massive explosion on the sun

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
During the late hours of April 18th, the sunspot's magnetic canopy exploded, producing a C5-class solar flare and hurling a spectacularly bright coronal mass ejection (CME) into space

President Trump makes special long-distance call to record breaking American astronaut

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
President Donald Trump, First Daughter Ivanka Trump, and NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, KG5FYJ will make a special Earth-to-space call Monday, April 24, from the Oval Office to personally congratulate NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson, KC5ZTD, for her record-breaking stay aboard the International Space Station

Vietnam operation

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
Jesus, JP7MBO, will be active as XV9G from Ho Chi Minh City between April 19th and May 9th

Jagadis Chandra Bose, the unsung Hero of Radio Communication

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
Jagadis Chandra Bose was born in India in 1858. He received his education first in India, until in 1880 he went to England to study medicine at the University of London

WWFF Activities

Thu, 20/04/2017 - 09:51
Upcoming WWFF activations

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 10:54
Oh a very poor week made somewhat brighter by Friday, Saturday and Sunday but still a downward trend.

Eldorado Space Program: The League of Extraordinary Space Cowboys

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 09:53
The Eldorado High School with a total of 156 students in grades 9-12 has an Engineering Class with about 10 students. This STEM activity is mentored by Danny Ray Boyer, W5AHN

AMSAT at the Dayton Hamvention - Call for volunteers

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 09:53
The 2016 Hamvention is May 19-21 in a new venue: the Greene County Fairgrounds in Xenia, Ohio. Would you consider helping AMSAT at the Hamvention this year?

Radio Verulam broadcasts ham radio advert

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 09:53
St. Albans broadcaster Radio Verulam 92.6 FM has been airing an advert for the Verulam Amateur Radio Club

Panama now on 60m

Wed, 19/04/2017 - 09:53
The Republic of Panama have published their 2016 National Frequency Plan which contains the WRC-15 amateur secondary allocation of 5351.5 – 5366.5 kHz

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