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NASA TV coverage of next Space Station resupply mission

Fri, 11/08/2017 - 09:40
NASA commercial cargo provider SpaceX is targeting its 12th commercial resupply services mission to the International Space Station for 12:31 p.m. EDT Monday, Aug. 14

Successful ARISS contact with YOTA 2017

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
Young radio amateurs at the YOTA 2017 event at Gilwell Park made contact with astronaut Paolo Nespoli IZ0JPA on the International Space Station

AMSAT-NA elects Executive Vice President

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
AMSAT-NA Vice President, Educational Relations, Joe Spier, K6WAO of Reno, NV, has been elected by the AMSAT-NA Board of Directors as Executive Vice President during a Board Meeting via a conference call that took place on August 8, 2017

YOTA 2017 Space Station contact in the Press

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
The Yellow Advertiser newspaper reports on the successful amateur radio Space Station contact from the YOTA 2017 event at Gilwell Park

36th Chelmsford Amateur Radio Foundation Course

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) will be holding their 36th Foundation training course starting Thursday, September 7 - Book Now

Tony's 10 Metre Band Report

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
Considering it was the Ten Ten International SSB contest there was not really a lot of DX about. Maybe everyone has caught the FT8 bug

Pacific Radio Hams gear-up for solar eclipse

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
Amateur radio operators in the city of Pacific MO are gearing up to provide emergency communication during the August 21 total solar eclipse

Everybody can talk but CW is an art

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
Morse classes will be starting again at Danbury Village Hall, Essex at 7pm on Thursday, September 7

Cassini to begin final five orbits around Saturn

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
NASA's Cassini spacecraft will enter new territory in its final mission phase, the Grand Finale, as it prepares to embark on a set of ultra-close passes through Saturn’s upper atmosphere with its final five orbits around the planet

ILLW activation

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 10:28
VY2PLH will activate East Point Lighthouse, Prince Edward Island, Canada for the International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend on August 19 at OO:OO UTC for 48 hours

YOTA 2017 contact in Press and BBC Radio

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
The Reading and Berkshire local press reported that Jonathan Sawyer M0JSX was taking part in the YOTA 2017 amateur radio Space Station contact on Tuesday evening

Advanced Course at Wythall starting Sept 4th

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Wythall Radio Club will be running its annual Advanced course every Monday evening in the Shack at Wythall House, Silver St, B47 6LZ from September 4th. We are planning the exam for Saturday 9th December

HamRadioNow: Eclipsing ARES

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
All the chatter about Amateur Radio and the Eclipse (coming August 21 to a sky near you, if you're in the USA...) has been about propagation – what effect will the eclipse have on the bands? – Special Event Stations and QSO parties

Promising engineer represents UK

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
UK TOTA 2017 team member Peter Barnes M0SWN is featured in a fabulous piece by Monmouth School where he was a pupil

RAC Canada 150 Award operations update

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Volunteers are needed to activate the 14 RAC stations for the RAC Canada 150 Award. The following schedule is as of August 7, 2017 and new volunteers will be added as the names are submitted

Baldock on air

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
As part of the the YOTA 2017 visit to Baldock radio station on Thursday 10th August, G8GPO/YOTA will be operational from 10am to 3pm

Manx Radio marks Marine Offences Act 50th

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Manx Radio is marking the 50th anniversary of the Marine Offences Act with special programmes live from the Ross Revenge

KCOM fined £900,000 for emergency-call failure

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Ofcom has fined KCOM £900,000, after uncovering a serious weakness in the telecoms company’s emergency-call service

Ham radio operators step up in Good Times and Bad

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Emergency Management reports on the key role played by the USA's 725,000 licensed amateur radio operators

20wpm Koch amateur radio Morse code trainer app for Android

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 09:52
Learn to recognize Morse code at 20 wpm, and not memorize dits and dahs at 5 wpm