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Mariana Islands

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:43
Look for the Mariana Intrepid Contest Club callsign, AH0K, from Northern Mariana Islands, to be active during both CQWW DX Contests this year

New spectrum licence fees took effect on 1 October

Southgate ARC News - Tue, 03/10/2017 - 10:43
New Zealand's new, simplified radio spectrum fee regime took effect from 1 October

WIA submission to the ACMA Interference Management Review

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
WIA News reports the WIA was disappointed to see the ACMA use the public benefit metric to justify a relaxation in interference Standards recently for BPL/PLT modems

FCC silenced Puerto Rico radio station's boosters in March 2017

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
WAPA (680 AM) is a radio station in San Juan, Puerto Rico. After Hurricane Maria took out power, phone lines, cell towers and internet, WAPA was the only Puerto Rican radio station on the air for crucial public emergency communication

Remembering Sputnik 60 years on

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
The world’s first satellite, Sputnik 1, was launched on October 4, 1957, by the then Soviet Union that heralded it as a national triumph, and started the space race

ICQPODCAST - SDR Play released

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
In this episode, Martin (M1MRB/W9ICQ) is joined by Chris Howard (M0TCH), Martin Rothwell (M0SGL), Dan Romanchik (KB6NU) and Ed Durrant (DD5LP) to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. This episode’s feature is SDR Play

RAC Canada 150 Award operations update

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
The following schedule is as of October 1, 2017 and new volunteers will be added as the names are submitted

Chapel hit the airwaves

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
A village chapel went live on air as part of a global amateur radio event

DXCC Country/Entity Report

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 24th September, through Sunday, 1st October there were 221 countries active

IOTA news from OPDX

Southgate ARC News - Mon, 02/10/2017 - 10:48
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin

Feedback on the 24th IARU Region 1 General Conference

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:44
The 24th General Conference of IARU Region 1 opened on Sunday 17 September 2017 with 130 delegates from forty Member Societies as well as officers from the IARU, Regions 1, 2 and 3. Thirteen Member Societies, represented by proxies at the Conference, were there

AMSAT Phase4 weekly report - User Input for Remote Operation

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:44
Remote operation is one of the most talked about and most requested feature in amateur radio. AMSAT's Ground Station Lead Michelle Thompson, W5NYV has posted the video for the Phase4 weekly report

Three contests in South Africa this week

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:44
Three popular contests are scheduled to take place in South Africa this week - the SARL 80 m QSO Party, AWA Valve QSO Party and the Spring QRP Contest

Full Kletskous cubesat to fly on BACAR

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:44
The AMSAT SA Kletskous team is putting the final touches on the CubeSat to be tested on the BACAR flight on 21 October 2017

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Southgate ARC News - Sun, 01/10/2017 - 10:44
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels

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