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Amateur radio emergency service volunteers receive honor

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:31
Cape Code Today reports the Cape Amateur Radio Emergency Service team has been awarded a Certificate of Recognition by County Commissioners

NIST FY 2019 Budget would eliminate WWV and WWVH

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:31
ARRL report the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) FY 2019 budget request includes shutting down “NIST radio stations in Colorado and Hawaii” — in other words, WWV and WWVH

Ham radio helps woman trace family

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:31
The Telegraph (India) reports a woman has been reunited with her family on Saturday, courtesy amateur radio operators of Bengal and Assam

Real-time band conditions website

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:31
The purpose of this experimental web site is to provide 24-7-365 actual (REALTIME) band condition information to CW QRPp, QRPe and CW/SSB for Contesters interested in increasing their scores

The sun created havoc during massive hurricane. New probe seeks to learn why

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:31
While you were hopefully out enjoying some sunshine with family or friends over the weekend, you may not have known that NASA launched a probe atop a ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida toward the sun

Indonesian amateurs using IO-86 for earthquake ecomm

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
As Radio Amateurs in Indonesia respond for the second time to an Earthquake in the Lombok area, please take care to avoid causing QRM to their activities on 7.110MHz and emergency activities on satellite IO-86

NASA, ULA launch Parker Solar Probe on historic journey to touch Sun

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Hours before the rise of the very star it will study, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida Sunday to begin its journey to the Sun, where it will undertake a landmark mission

YOTA group earns AMSAT Satellite Communicators Club Awards

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Faith Hannah Lea, AE4FH, reports from the YOTA Camp in South Africa, that about 20 youth members from the Camp made their first satellite contacts

New members on NCDXF board

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
The Northern California DX Foundation (NCDXF) is pleased to announce the addition of two new members to the Board

Greenham Common Control Tower

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Look for special event station, GB4GCT, from Greenham Common Control Tower, West Berkshire, between September 7-9th

Greenland operation

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Bo, OZ1DJJ, will once again be active as OX3LX, this time from Uummannaq Island (NA-134, WW Loc. GQ30WQ), Northwest Greenland, between August 15-29th

Ham radio fans gather at county fairgrounds

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Amateur radio enthusiasts from across the region met recently at the Macoupin county Fairgrounds for Hamfest 2018

'It's all Greek to me'

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Members of Thessaloniki's Amateur Radio Group (TARG) will be active as SX10HF between August 25th and September 8th

Austral Islands DXpedition

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
The 5-man team going to TX5T, Raivavae Island in the Austral group are pleased to announce that they will be QRV on all bands 160m thru 10m. (no permit for 60M). We should arrive August 13th and depart the 22nd

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 5th August, through Sunday, 12th August there were 205 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 13/08/2018 - 10:12
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

QSO Today - Tony Hutchison - VKZAI

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 12/08/2018 - 08:53
Tony Hutchison, VK5ZAI, who, from his interest in satellite communications, became an important backup communications link in South Australia for the NASA space shuttle missions, the Mir Space Station, and the International space station when crewed by amateur radio operators

Norwegian ham radio license changes

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 12/08/2018 - 08:53
Changes to Norway's Amateur Radio license came into effect on August 10, 2018. 1,000 watts can now be used at VHF/UHF for moon bounce (EME) and Meteor Scatter without needing individual permission

YOTA 2018 off to a great start

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 12/08/2018 - 08:53
YOTA 2018 hosted by the SARL got off to a great start. Young radio amateurs from 23 countries arrived throughout Wednesday until late into the night but were eager to get started on Thursday morning

ARISS contact with DLR school in Braunschweig, Germany, to be webcast

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 12/08/2018 - 08:53
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Alexander Gerst KF5ONO with DLR_School_Lab Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany

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