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Additional Spectrum in EI - Clarification

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
Seán EI7CD writes: Thank you for publishing in full our news release of 30 April regarding additional spectrum in EI. The analysis of the situation published in your issue of 1 May perhaps has caused some confusion and the following is an attempt to 'clarify' the situation

Threat to HF from solar panel change

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
The creator of APRS Bob Bruninga WB4APR says "I don't want to be an alarmist, but we need the Hams with the proper knowledge to get involved in this disturbing news"

Foundations of Amateur Radio #152

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
Preparation for an outing ... Previously I've talked about leaving your shack and setting up your station in a different location. I have my car configured as a mobile shack of sorts, that is, it's got a radio, an antenna mount and wiring to manage the location of the speaker, the head-unit and the microphone

Special RSL for Royal Wedding

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
The RSGB reports UK radio amateurs wishing to celebrate the royal wedding can apply for a Notice of Variation to do so

HamRadioNow: HamStudy

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
David Goldenberg W0DHG talks to Richard Bateman KD7BBC owner of HamStudy.org about the HamStudy product, a newly released set of mobile applications, and signalstuff.com

ARRL releases Executive Committee minutes

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
The ARRL Executive Committee minutes for the meeting held on April 21, 2018 are now available for download

Propagation de K7RA

Sat, 05/05/2018 - 09:22
Sunspots disappeared again this week, with a blank Sun on April 28, and continuing on every day since

Nevada Governor issues proclamation

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
The State of Nevada has once again publicly recognized the value of her amateur radio operators in the form of a Governors Proclamation issued on April 30th by Governor Brian Sandoval naming June 2018 as 'Amateur Radio Month in Nevada'

Radio Amateur among crash victims

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
The ARRL report a radio amateur engaged in the Puerto Rico recovery is among the Hercules C-130 crash victims

Michigan Radio interviews Ruth Willet KM4LAO

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
In a world of Skype and FaceTime, a Kettering (Michigan) student and amateur satellite enthusiast Ruth Willet KM4LAO is bringing back the university amateur radio club

Martello Tower Get-together May 18

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
The Martello Tower Group in Essex are planning a new informal monthly get together and everyone is welcome to attend, no matter what aspect of radio you are interested in

Pacific Tour

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
Dave, WJ2O, has announced his plans to activate a few islands in the Pacific before and after he joins the KH1/NH7Z Baker Island DXpedition

LoTW News

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
The ARRL Web page reports: Logbook of The World (LoTW) now has a full-time status monitor

European Tour

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
Rick NE8Z/HC1MD is on a European tour until June 6th. Activity will be on all bands using CW, SSB and FT8

Custom chips as a service

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
Ages ago, making a custom circuit board was hard. Either you had to go buy some traces at Radio Shack, or you spent a boatload of money talking to a board house. Now, PCBs are so cheap, I’m considering tiling my bathroom with them

DX News from the ARRL

Fri, 04/05/2018 - 09:17
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:15
Wow, what a bad week, just look at Thursday. The odd bit of DX was about. FO5QB (French Polynesia), 3B9FR, (Rodriguez Is), YJ0AG (Vanuatu), CA3JBD (Chile) (who also did a fair bit of spotting).

Amateur Radio case attracts attention of FCC Commissioner

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:15
The ARRL reports FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly, has used the latest chapter in an Amateur Radio enforcement proceeding to reiterate his call that the Commission abolish its Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) system

Wisconsin Special Event

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:15
The Wood and Portage County ARES, will air special event station, W9G, from 1300 UTC to 2000 UTC, Sunday, September 9, celebrating the 18th Annual Heart of Wisconsin Downtown Grand Affair and the Creepers Car Club Car Show

Unicorn-2a PocketQube Satellite

Thu, 03/05/2018 - 10:15
Glasgow-based Alba Orbital plan to launch a 3p PocketQube Unicorn-2a built by several radio amateurs including Constantin Constantinides MM6XOM, Sajimon Chacko 2M0DSY and Alejandro González Garrido EA7KDU

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