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Homebrew SSB transceiver

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
Al Williams WD5GNR writes on Hackaday about the videos by Charlie Morris ZL2CTM showing the design and construction of an amateur radio SDR SSB transceiver

Tony's 10m Band Report

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
Best of the DX, EH1EH (Spain), FY5KE (French Guiana, YB725SBY (Indonesia), AO18FWC (Spanish World Cup). There was quite a lot of DX about with Friday and Saturday needing 4 contacts to get into the list

HEMA Activity Day

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
HEMA, the Humps Excluding Marilyns Award, is a programme similar to SOTA which involves chasing and activating summit

FCC proposes $2.8 million fine against manufacturer

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
The Federal Communications Commission is proposing to come down hard on a manufacturer whose devices could potentially transmit without authorization in certain radio frequency bands

MSF Outage 14 June 2018

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
The MSF 60 kHz time and frequency signal broadcast from Anthorn Radio Station will be shut down on Thursday 14 June from 10:00 to 14:00 BST

Update your Amateur Radio library and support YOTA 2018

Thu, 07/06/2018 - 09:32
By purchasing a book from the SA Amateur Radio Development Trust online bookstore, you will support YOTA 2018 when 80 young radio amateurs from 34 countries converge on South Africa in August this year

Current regulations remain in force!

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
The South African Radio League (SARL) report the publication of the National Radio Frequency band plan has created some confusion and a lot of speculation

Role of HF in military communications

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
An article in Signal magazine describes a role HF can play in military communications and highlights the vulnerability of satellite communications

Russian WWF ops

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
A group of radio amateurs from Russia will be active as RZ9SFF from specially protected natural areas in Orenburg and Bashkiria regions between June 23rd and July 3rd

FIFA special event from Kosovo

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
Members of the Kosovo Amateur Radio Society (SHARK) will activate the special callsign, Z60FIFA, for the 2018 FIFA World Cup event between June 1st and July 15th

EL58hx Grid Expedition

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
The activation of maidenhead grid square EL58hx by W5PFG and AC0RA is just one day away - 7-9 June

New WRTC Awards - WAWRTC

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
The World Radiosport Team Championship takes place from July 14 (12z) until July 15 (12z) in parallel to the IARU HF Championship. 63 teams will be competing from identical sites south of Berlin

Arctic Legends Tour 2018

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
Many of our readers will recall the activity from Ushakova Island in 2001 as RI0B. During September 2018 RI0B will be active in the Arctic Legends Tour 2018 from the following IOTA groups

New transmitter installed on Glenada Hill

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
Communication is central to human success on Planet Earth. The ability to share information from one individual to another, and between groups of people in different places, has elevated our species to a position of dominance and control around the world

IOTA news from the DARC

Wed, 06/06/2018 - 09:36
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

ISS SSTV active this week

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 10:02
The International Space Station (ISS) amateur radio Slow Scan Television (SSTV) transmissions on 145.800 MHz FM are expected to be activate June 6 and 7

Student grilled for carrying VHF radio in Hyderabad

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 10:02
Telangana Today reports a 19-year-old radio amateur was detained at Nagole Metro Station and questioned for almost one hour

Hungary back on 60m / 5 MHz

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 10:02
The Hungarian telecoms regulator, NMHH has published in the Hungarian National Gazette No.7 of 29 May 2018 an update to the National Frequency Allocation table 7/2015 on the use of frequency bands (X1.13), which initiates the WRC-15 Allocation of 5351.5 to 5366.5 kHz with 15W EIRP maximum power

QSO Today - Eric Guth, 4Z1UG

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 10:02
In celebration of the 200th episode of the QSO Today podcast, the QSO Today is with Eric Guth, 4Z1UG, creator of the QSO Today podcast and is guest hosted by Jim Wilson, K5ND

NASA to host live discussion on new Mars science results

Tue, 05/06/2018 - 10:02
The media and public are invited to ask questions during a live discussion at 2 p.m. EDT Thursday, June 7, on new science results from NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover. The event will air live on NASA Television and the agency's website

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