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In his blog Dominic Smith M0BLF gives his take on the great FT8 debate
The European Radio Amateurs' Organization announces a new party on the air, this time with the motto: 'discover the WARC bands: 12m'
Ofcom has published a consultation to revise the annual licence fees which mobile operators have to pay for use of the 900 and 1800 MHz mobile spectrum
The Hammies Sprint is a fun activity to promote contacts between Hammies and radio amateurs in Southern African countries with an emphasis on ZU stations and takes place from 14:00 to 15:00 UTC this afternoon with phone activity between 7 063 to 7 100 and 7 130 to 7 200 kHz
The AMSAT-NA group that has existed for over a decade, no longer serves as the official Facebook group of AMSAT. Join them at their new page...
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels
On May 30, Radio Club Dominicano, represented by Mr. Hugo Ramón, accompanied by a group of RCD members, signed a cooperation agreement with the Civilian Defense entity of the Dominican Republic
It has been a very interesting week in our journey towards this year’s International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend (ILLW) event, which is now only two and a half months away
We as radio amateurs log things. We log our contacts, we log our progress towards an award, we log how many different countries we've contacted, which stations we heard with WSPR, how many kilometres we managed per watt, which stations were in a net, what callsigns received a QSL card, what location we're in when we made a contact. You get the point, we log things, many things and for many different reasons
This year's International Air Ambulance Week will take place between 8th-16th september 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
A Suffolk radio amateur has been inexplicably denied permission for a very modest slim, retractable mast just 10 metres high
A sky full of satellites, musings on the lot of the YL and the ACMA engaging us in a consultation. Not a bad mix. Welcome to NewsWest, the Amateur Radio news programme for the VK6 call area and beyond
Mars is approaching Earth for an almost once-in-a-generation close encounter in late July. This week, the brightness of Mars surpassed that of Sirius, making the Red Planet brighter than any star in the sky
Phoenix sailor and radio amateur Timothy Henning, KE7WMZ, has expressed his gratitude to the Maritime Mobile Service Network (MMSN) for intercepting and handling his distress call on 14.300 MHz
The EU Radio Spectrum Policy Group is holding a Public Consultation on the Draft RSPG Opinion on the ITU-R World Radiocommunication Conference 2019
Ofcom has published a consultation on the UK’s preparations for the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) of the International Telecommunication
The Journal Tribune reports amateur radio Field Day demonstrates science, skill, service
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands
Radio amateur and astronaut Pedro Duque KC5RGG / ED4ISS has been named as Minister of Science in the new Spanish Government
Students at Enfield County School will be up early on Saturday, June 9 - their high altitude balloon transmitting on 434.314 MHz launches at 03:30 GMT (04:30 BST)