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Radio anniversaries abound in December

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 13/12/2017 - 09:38
December is the month in which three notable events in radio history occurred

The future of Amateur Radio is software

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 13/12/2017 - 09:38
FaradayRF suggest the future of amateur radio will be built on its software and supported by hardware

Unique contact with ZS9YOTA via AllStar 46765 + AREDN Mesh Node

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 13/12/2017 - 09:38
Great was my surprise to hear ZS9YOTA (Mobile) calling on the Amateur Radio Emergency Data Network (AREDN) AllStar Node running on a Raspberry Pi this morning

CS2017RCL

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 13/12/2017 - 09:38
A competion to promote Hamradio activity amd celebrate the 33rd anniversary of the Algarve amateur radio club, RCL

Interstellar asteroid checked for alien technology

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 13/12/2017 - 09:38
A project searching for intelligent life in the cosmos is going to check the first known interstellar asteroid for signs of alien technology

Ham Radio volunteers active for California wildfires

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
The ARRL reports the massive and barely contained Thomas Fire in Southern California has consumed more than 230,500 acres, and the emergency has caused residents in fire-threatened areas to evacuate

A 'Rock Comet' is approaching Earth

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
You've heard of comets. But have you ever heard of a rock comet? They exist, and a big one is approaching Earth this week

5B4, Cyprus special event

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
Alex, 5B4ALX / IZ4AMS, is active with the special callsign, 5B4XMAS, until Dec 31st

Benin DXpedition

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
Members of the F6KOP team, the Provins ARC, announces its next DXpedition. They will be active from Bénin between March 7-18th, 2018

GEO Quarterly magazine available for download

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
The December PDF of the weather satellite magazine GEO Quarterly produced by the Group for Earth Observation is now available for free download

EURAO Party - Autumn 2017: FT8, a brand new mode

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
The European Radio Amateurs' Organization announces a new party on the air, this time with the motto: 'FT8, a brand new mode'

NanoRacks ends external cargo ship satellite deployment mission

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 12/12/2017 - 09:41
Aerospace Technology report NanoRacks has concluded its fourth external cargo ship satellite deployment mission from Orbital ATK’s Cygnus spacecraft on its way back from the International Space Station (ISS) to Earth

Emergency communications activation in Slovenia

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
Tilen S56CT has reported the activation of Radio Amateurs in Slovenia on Saturday, December 9, after heavy snow caused damage in a small region in Slovenia, Zasavje, affecting about 20000 citizens

96th anniversary of 1st transatlantic shortwave transmission

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
Today, Monday, December 11th, will mark the 96th anniversary of the first message to ever be sent across the Atlantic Ocean using shortwave frequencies

ALTV's Christmas Spectacular

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
Tommy's battery power solution for Arduino. Peter wants to make new Hams. George builds the ultimate color 'Heads Up' Display. And Mike joins us for some special holiday fun

ICQ Podcast - The Art of De-Soldering

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
In this episode, Colin M6BOY is joined by Martin M1MRB, Edmund Spicer M0MNG and Bill Barnes N3JIX to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s feature is The Art of De-soldering

New video: AO-91 integration and testing before launch

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
AMSAT VP of Engineering, Jerry Buxton, NØJY has released a video report on YouTube, 'The Good and the Bad with AO-91'

3Y0X Bouvet DXpedition News

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
The Propagation Page on our website has been updated and now includes a button visitors can click, enter their call and grid square and get a propagation forecast specific for their QTH -- all bands over a 24 hour period

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Saturday, 2nd December, through Saturday, 9th December there were 229 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 11/12/2017 - 09:15
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

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