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Designing a satellite station

Thu, 19/04/2018 - 10:05
James M0JCQ says one of his amateur radio targets for 2018 is to get setup to work satellites from home

AMRO Weekend

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Hi everyone I’m Nic VK7BEE and I’d just like to let you know that the weekend of April 28th/29th will see our military radio enthusiasts hosting the inaugural Australian Military Radio Operators Weekend

Radio pirate sentenced to 21 months

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
A man who broadcast spurious and potentially harmful calls on Victoria Police radio channels has been sentenced to 21 months’ jail

Thelma Souper Memorial Contest

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Thelma Souper worked to establish amateur radio as a hobby for women and to have women accepted as equals. She was instrumental in creating WARO, Women Amateur Radio Operators in New Zealand in 1962

Amateur radio: A hobby, social service

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Telangana Today reports every year, April 18 becomes a rallying point for amateur radio operators worldwide, and even a few from India, who take to the airwaves to celebrate World Amateur Radio Day

Rodrigues Island

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Members of the Association Réunionnaise des Radio Amateurs (ARRA) [FR4KM] Radio Club will be active as 3B9RUN from Rodrigues Island (AF-017) between May 11-16th

Results of the Hamnet 40m Simulated Emergency Contest

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
The results of the Hamnet 40m Simulated Emergency Contest held on Sunday 4 March 2018 have been released

Christmas Island

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Operators Chris G3SVL, Nigel G3TXF, David G3WGN, Mike G3WPH and Tony G2NF (all 6Gs Group members) will be active as VK9XG from Christmas Island between October 16-30th

Nasa's Tess planet-hunter: What stars sound like

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Part of Nasa's Tess telescope mission is to analyse the frequencies that stars emit

IOTA news from the DARC

Wed, 18/04/2018 - 09:23
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

WSJT author K1JT at RSGB AGM

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
The RSGB have announced that Joe Taylor K1JT will be talking about WSJT at the Society's AGM in Birmingham on Saturday, April 21

EMF event tickets on sale today

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
Tickets for the bi-annual Electromagnetic Field (EMF) event which features an Amateur Radio Village will be on sale at 20:00 BST on Tuesday, April 17

K6KPH will be active for International Marconi Day

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
K6KPH, the amateur station of the Maritime Radio Historical Society (MRHS), will be active for International Marconi Day (IMD) 2018 to help celebrate the birthday of the Great Man

Package from PackTenna

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
Some time ago, I received a nice message from PackTenna. The offer was simple, try them out, then tell them what I think. What makes this exciting, is not having featured a trail friendly, ultralight antenna system on the channel before

AmateurLogic 116: Friday the 13th

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
Emile completes the ‘Cheap Old Loop’, Peter loves his FRG-7, Tommy and George experiment with the D-Star apps for iOS and Android with an Icom ID-4100 and Kenwood TH-D74A, Mike joins us for a look at his Inverted VE3MIC OCF Antenna, plus more lots fun and information

First Kosovo Z60A QSL card arrives

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
Following the LoTW upload of April.01, the first Kosovo, Z60A QSL card arrived in the U.S. during the past week to 92-year old Frank, K4BVQ, allowing him to reach the DXCC sticker #385

SAQ on Air on May 1st

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
World Heritage Grimeton Radio Station participates in the ERIH event WORK it OUT – Industrial culture, on May 1 and as part of the event we plan for the first SAQ transmission since 2016

VP6D Ducie Island 2018 DXpedition

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
We are now in the implementation phase of the project; equipment is being consolidated in Fremont, California. Customs brokers in the USA and New Zealand have been selected, and the New Zealand Government issued us an import / export license to ship the equipment to and from the country

Oregon radio hams prepare for disaster

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
Amateur radio operators could be a lifeline in a major disaster reports the Komo News

VK9X, Christmas Island

Tue, 17/04/2018 - 09:38
James Brooks, 9V1YC/N1YC, and Wilbert Knol, PE7T, are now active from Christmas Island (OC-002) until approximately April 21st