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Amateur transponder satellites selected for NASA launch

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
AMSAT reports GOLF-TEE and GOLF-1 have been selected for NASA’s CubeSat launch initiative

SOTA summit to summit Europe to Australia and beyond

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
In Summits on the Air (SOTA), one of the more difficult and therefore challenging actions is to communicate from one summit to another usually using low power and a simple antenna at both ends. Add to that distance and poor propagation and the challenge is enormous

VK6WIA NewsWest

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
It’s our CLUB FOCUS week, and we’ll hear from clubs around VK6 including Ham College, F-Troop, the SEG, the RAOTC, the NCRG, and of course – what we’re up to here at WA Amateur Radio news

SARL Hamnet 40-metre Simulated Emergency Contest

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
The popular Hamnet 40m contest is on the air from 12:00 to 14:00 UTC this afternoon with phone activity between 7 063 to 7 100 kHz and 7 130 to 7 200 kHz

People invited to Southampton club AGM

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
The Daily Echo reports the Southampton Amateur Radio Club invites people to attend its AGM on Wednesday, March 21

Elettra Marconi interview

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
"When the young have some new ideas, there is this sort of badness that wants to stop the young" - Princess Elettra

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 04/03/2018 - 10:49
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at very low levels

2018 State of Ham Radio Survey

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
Dustin Thomas N8RMA is conducting his second State of Amateur Radio survey

Foundations of Amateur Radio #143

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
What improbable antenna solution works? There is some truth in simplicity. I've mentioned in the past that "suck it and see" is a perfectly valid solution to figuring out if something is going to work or not

Surrey BC Sat Show venue change

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
In view of the expected interest and the enquiries already, we have decide to move our March meeting to larger premises

MacLoggerDX Version 6.17 released

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
Dog Park Software is pleased to announce that version 6.17 of MacLoggerDX has been released

SWODXA DX Dinner

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
The SouthWest Ohio DX Association (SWODXA) has announced that Gary Dixon, K4MQG, will be the keynote speaker at the 33rd annual DX dinner

November and December RSGB Board Proceedings

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
The RSGB Board Proceedings for November and December have been released

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
We've seen many days with no sunspots over the past year, especially in more recent times

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Saturday, 24th February, through Saturday, 3rd March there were 217 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Sat, 03/03/2018 - 10:23
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

DIY QRO LiFePO4 Power for the Yaesu FT-891 857 Icom 7x00

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:02
Today's topic, portable power for QRO field radios. For the ham radio operator in the field, portable battery power needs to be light enough, small enough, modular, have enough capacity, and above all it should be possible to replenish it off-grid, and in the field

VK1 S2S on 2.4GHz

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:02
The sky is certainly not the limit for some Australian Hams this week. Not only did they climb high onto mountains around Canberra in the Australian Capital Territory, they also went up the frequency bands to 2.4 GHz to get some Summit to Summit contacts!

DKARS Magazine February 2018

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:02
The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month

Jim Linton VK3PC Silent Key – Funeral Details

Fri, 02/03/2018 - 10:02
The Funeral Service to Remember the Life of Mr James (Jim) Keith Linton VK3PC (SK) will be held at the Springvale Botanical Cemetery, Boyd Chapel, 600 Princes Hwy Springvale Vic, on Monday 5th of March at 1.00pm

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