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CTCSS changes in north Essex

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
The Martello Tower Group have recently invested in new TSF2025 Simoco base stations to upgrade their three analogue voice repeaters, GB3TE on 2m (Thorpe-le-Soken), GB3CL (Clacton-on-Sea) and GB3CE (Colchester) on 70cms

Wyong Field Day 2018

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
Why does the Wyong Field day take place each year? After 60 years of running the largest gathering of amateurs in the Southern Hemisphere, the Central Coast ARC could have got tired of all the work but.. the Wyong Field Day is part of Australian amateur radio's annual program

AWA CW Activity Day

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
Sunday afternoon 4 February is the Antique Wireless Association CW Activity Day running from 15:00 to 17:00 CAT

EI100MCV

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
EI100MCV is the call sign that has been issued by ComReg to the Maritime Museum Radio Club in Dúnlaoghaire, Ireland, for the year 2018

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 21st January, through Sunday, 28th January there were 217 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 11:45
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

VK6ARN NewsWest

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
In the news this week we take a closer look at contesting, upcoming activities, how to operate, a tip from Scott K9JY and an update from Roy's Helpline. Bob hits the road on a grand tour of Australia with the first of his radio road reports and I take a look at what's involved in getting a WSPR station on the air

20m WSPR balloon travels around the world

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
A 25 gram Pico Balloon, call sign LU1ESY, transmitting 25 mw WSPR on 14097.6 kHz USB is expected to complete its first circumnavigation of the Earth on January 28

Kristen McIntyre, K6WX, appointed ARRL Pacific Division Vice Director

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
Kristen McIntyre, K6WX, of Fremont, California, has been appointed Pacific Division Vice Director, ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has announced

ARISS School Contact Programme coordinated by Club

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
The H.A.L. Scouts Group Amateur Radio Club (VU2LKO) is deeply devoted to explore the Amateur Radio activity among students

WIA seeks power increase

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
Australia's national society the WIA are pushing their regulator the ACMA to increase power levels for all three classes of license

Calling for Contributions - NewsWest Club Focus

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
The NewsWest Club Focus programme gives Amateur Radio clubs open slather to promote their club and it activities

South African Amateur Radio license fee increase

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
ICASA has informed the The South African Radio League (SARL) that the Amateur Radio licence fee will be increased by 5,3% on 1 April 2018

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 28/01/2018 - 10:44
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at very low levels

Senator praises role of amateur radio operators

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
US Senator Roger Wicker of Mississippi has highlighted the rapid response of amateur radio operators to Hawaii’s False Ballistic Missile Alert

Radio ham finds signal from 'dead' NASA satellite

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
Scott Tilley VE7TIL / VA7LF discovered a signal from the IMAGE satellite that NASA lost contact with in 2005

TX Factor Episode 20

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
At long last, TX Factor Episode 20 is on the air and you might notice it’s got a fresh new look for 2018! The show has been restyled with a new opening sequence and theme tune, but it’s still packed full of all the interesting features that you have come to expect

Foundations of Amateur Radio #138

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
Just Enough Radio ...In the past little while you've heard me talk about WSPR, Weak Signal Propagation Reporter and I've told you about signals I've heard across the planet. The longest distance at the time was a HF report, 18656 km from Perth to Pennsylvania, very nice indeed

ARISS APRS packet currently non-operational

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
An unidentified anomaly involving the radio serving the ARISS APRS Packet System on board the International Space Station has led to the system not functioning

ISWL callsigns for February

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 09:59
The following ISWL club callsigns will be used throughout the month of February 2018

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