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The CWops Award for advancing the art of CW

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
CWops is pleased to announce that it is now accepting nominations for this prestigious award for the year 2019

Satellites activation from the Queen Mary on December 15

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
Patrick WD9EWK will be part of a day of satellite operating from a deck on the RMS Queen Mary, docked at Long Beach in southern California, Saturday 15 December 2018

WIA Hot Issues

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
The ‘Current WIA Hot Issues’ section on the website gives you a view into some of the major pressure points that the WIA stays across on your behalf

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 09/12/2018 - 09:53
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels

Es’hail-2 ham radio transponders in TX Factor show

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
In Episode 22 of the popular amateur radio show TX Factor, AMSAT-UK's Graham Shirville G3VZV explains what to expect when the geostationary satellite Es’hail-2 is in full operation

China's mission to the farside of the Moon

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
China is going where no one has gone before--the farside of the Moon

Knacksat team request telemetry reports

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Tanan Rangseeprom HS1JAN has requested radio amateurs to help with receiving telemetry data from the Knacksat CubeSat that was launched on December 3

Coverage set for Russian spacewalk at International Space Station

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Two Russian cosmonauts will venture outside the International Space Station at 11 a.m. EST Tuesday, Dec. 11, to conduct a six-hour spacewalk. Live coverage will begin at 10 a.m. on NASA Television and the agency’s website

JY1Sat now Jordan-OSCAR 97 (JO-97)

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
On December 3rd, 2018, JY1Sat was launched on a Falcon 9 vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. Part of Spaceflight’s SSO-A: Smallsat Express launch, JY1Sat is a project of the Crown Prince Foundation of Jordan

VK6WIA NewsWest

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
In this edition of NewsWest we look at the history of Amateur Radio, and we have history old and relatively new

FRS Holiday Season broadcast

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Sunday December 30th FRS-Holland will be on air with its annual Holiday Season broadcast

ExseedSat granted VO-96 OSCAR number

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
ExseedSat granted VO-96 OSCAR number ExseedSat was built by a team of Indian radio hams and launched on a Falcon 9 vehicle from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California

CubeSats to launch from New Zealand

Sat, 08/12/2018 - 10:25
Terry Osborne ZL2BAC has provided some information on the upcoming launch from New Zealand of 10 CubeSats on the Rocket Labs Electron ELaNa-19 mission, a number of the satellites carry amateur radio payloads

Introducing the RS-BA1 Version 2 Dualwatch Remote Control Software

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The RS-BA1 remote control software gained popularity by allowing Amateur radio operators to operate selected Icom radios from a PC via IP. The RS-BA1 offers real-time operation with low latency, high-quality audio allowing you to use an Icom radio installed in another room using your home network, or even from a remote location over the Internet

Foundations of Amateur Radio #183

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
How do I get a better antenna? The question that new amateurs most often ask after "What radio should I buy?" is "How do I get the best antenna?"

Amateur Radio Training - Essex Ham videos

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
Essex Ham have created some short videos giving an overview of an amateur radio training course, some of the Foundation Practicals and what to expect when you do the multiple-choice exam

YOTA 2018 video released

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The RSGB have released a video of the YOTA 2018 event held August 8-15 in South Africa

'Aurora Phoenixes' fly over Norway

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
Last month, a stream of solar wind hit Earth's magnetic field, sparking a memorable display of Phoenix-shaped auroras over Norway

Changes to FUNcube Warehouses

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The FUNcube team are busy commissioning JY1Sat and assisting with ESEO. To this end we have instigated a new data warehouse which will aggregate all the data generated by FUNcube payloads

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 07/12/2018 - 09:54
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

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