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Route 66 special event

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Once again we celebrate the history of the great highway that made coast to coast travel possible

Bhutan operation

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Operators Zorro JH1AJT, Nao JN1RVS and Champ E21EI will once again be active as A5A from Bhutan between now and September 14th

JOTA assistance needed

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Richard, ZS6RKE, South Africa's National JOTA Coordinator says that the 1st Plettenberg Bay Scout Group is looking for a few amateurs to assist with a JOTA station over the weekend of the 19 to 21 October

Sprites from Tropical Storm Gordon

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Tropical Storm Gordon, which could make landfall as a hurricane later today, is producing more than just wind and rain

IOTA news from the DARC

Southgate ARC News - Wed, 05/09/2018 - 08:52
Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

HRN 403: N2RJ for Hudson Division

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
David visits with Ria Jairam to discuss her run for Hudson Division Director

SolderSmoke Podcast 206

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Episode 206 of the amateur radio podcast SolderSmoke is a special on the GQRP Convention

Brazil gets 60m and other new bands in 90 days… and more!

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
ANATEL, the Brazilian telecoms regulator has produced an updated band plan, effective in 90 days, which releases 60m to their amateurs. This is the WRC-15 Secondary allocation 5351.5 to 5366.5 kHz with 25W EIRP for Class A operators

Update on community radio licensing plans

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Ofcom has today published a list of 43 locations across the UK where they will invite applications for new FM community radio licences

Satellites more at risk from fast solar wind than a major space storm

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Satellites are more likely to be at risk from high-speed solar wind than a major geomagnetic storm according to a new UK-US study published this week in the Journal Space Weather

CQ Hou Koers assistance needed

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
CQ Hou Koers is an annual event that offers Voortrekkers the opportunity to have QSOs with other Voortrekkers and Scouts from all over South Africa and Namibia

Essex Skills Night September 17

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Skills Night takes place at 7pm on Monday, September 17 in Danbury Village Hall, Essex, this free event is open to all

IRTS 2m/70cms Counties Contest... Sun 9th Sept 2018

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
The IRTS 70cms and 2 metres Counties Contests, in which EI and GI counties are multipliers, take place on Sunday next, 9th September 2018

History Makers Podcast - Wireless Communications

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
Dr Lucy Rogers M6CME is joined by comedians Bec Hill and Harriet Braine for the History Makers podcast, exploring modern technology and the people throughout history who have made it all possible

Interns create visualization of NASA space-ground communications

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 04/09/2018 - 09:38
For the first time ever, people worldwide can get an inside look into what it takes to enable communications for nearly 40 NASA missions, thanks to a small team of college students

Radio ham VU3KBN in flood rescue mission

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
Mathrubhumi reports when the floods hit the state of Kerala, many ham radio operators assisted the State Disaster Management Authority in rescue and relief operations

SARL National Field Day this weekend

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The second leg of the SARL National Field Day is on the air from 10:00 UTC on Saturday 8 September to 10:00 UTC on Sunday 9 September 2018 with CW, phone, PSK and RTTY activity on 160 to 10 metres

Petition to save WWV/WWVH

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has eliminated funding for the continued operation of time/frequency standard stations WWV and WWVH in its Fiscal Year 2019 budget

ICQPodcast Episode 275 - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Dan Romanchik KB6NU, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, and Frank Howell K4FMH to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief, and this episode’s feature is - Loudspeakers for Ham Radio

Ham College 44

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 03/09/2018 - 09:47
General Amateur Radio Exam part 15. Skywaves, MUF, more HF Antennas

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