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Sat 20th Jul
53 minutes ago
RSGB News for England South-East – 21 July 2019
This Sunday and next, Fort Purbrook Amateur Radio Club has a net at 6.30pm on 433.450MHz then GB3IW. There’s an open net on 145.275MHz at 8pm on Monday. On Friday the club is meeting in the marquee on the Fort. On Saturday and Sunday there is a field weekend with GB1PF special event station. Contact […]
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Fri 19th Jul
1 hour ago
RSGB England South-West – 21 July 2019
This Sunday and next Sunday, Torbay Amateur Radio Society Club has nets on 14.270MHz at 9.30am and 3.663MHz at 10.30am. Tuesday sees a club net on 3.663MHz at 9.15pmand at 10am on 3.663MHz Wednesday. Thursday the nets take place on 14.270MHz at 9.30am and 145.575MHz at 12 noon. On Friday there is a club night […]
rsgb
Fri 19th Jul
1 hour ago
RSGB News for Wales – 21 July 2019
This Sunday and next, Newport Amateur Radio Society has a net on 3.704MHz at 10am. Tuesday sees an evening net on 144.700MHz. On Thursday there an evening looking at NFD and an events discussion. More from Ross, GW3NWS, on 01633 880. On Tuesday Barry Amateur Radio Society has a natter and training night. Details from […]
rsgb
Fri 19th Jul
2 hours ago
DX News Video FY5KE Contest Station. From DXNews.com
Video FY5KE French Guiana Contest Station.
Fri 19th Jul
8 hours ago
DX News 6O7O Somalia. From DXNews.com
Ken, LA7GIA will be active as 6O7O from Somalia in September 2019.
Fri 19th Jul
23 hours ago
ARRL Centenarian Radio Amateur’s Efforts Helped Pave the Way to the Moon
Fri 19th Jul
1 day ago
ARRL The Doctor Will See You Now!
Thu 18th Jul
1 day ago
DX News PY0F Fernando de Noronha Islands. From DXNews.com
PY0F Team will be active from Fernando de Noronha, IOTA SA - 003, 22 - 28 July 2019.
Thu 18th Jul
1 day ago
ARRL ARRL Board to Meet on July 19 – 20
Thu 18th Jul
1 day ago
ARRL Award for Top Homebrew Designers in Amateur Radio Announced
Thu 18th Jul
2 days ago
DX News YJ0CA Vanuatu. From DXNews.com
Chris, VK2YUS will be active again as YJ0CA from Vanuatu, 24 - 31 July 2019.
Wed 17th Jul
2 days ago
ARRL Major WSJT-X Upgrade Boosts FT4 into “a Finished Protocol for HF Contesting”

The WSJT Development Group has announced the “general availability” release of WSJT-X version 2.1.0. This major upgrade formally introduces FT4 as a finished protocol for HF contesting. WSJT-X version 2.1.0 supplants any “release candidate” (beta) versions, and users should discontinue using any beta versions of the software. The latest edition of the popular digital software suite also include...

Wed 17th Jul
2 days ago
ARRL International Telecommunication Union Accepts EURAO as a Sector Member

The International Telecommunication Union (ITU) accepted the European Radio Amateurs’ Organization (EURAO) as a sector member at the recent meeting of the ITU Council. It joins the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) in representing the Amateur Service at ITU conferences. IARU President Tim Ellam, VE6SH/G4HUA, said his organization welcomes EURAO to ITU membership and hopes to work closely...

Wed 17th Jul
2 days ago
DX News TO9W Saint Martin. From DXNews.com
TO9W Team will be active from Saint Martin Island, IOTA NA - 105 in December 2019.
Wed 17th Jul
2 days ago
ARRL No Consensus Reached for FCC on “Symbol Rate” Issues

ARRL-initiated efforts for rival parties to reach consensus on some of the issues they raised in the so-called “Symbol Rate” proceeding have ended. In April, the FCC granted ARRL’s request for a 90-day hold in the proceeding, FCC Docket WT 16-239, to provide an opportunity for ARRL to lead an effort to determine whether consensus could be reached on some or all of the issues that commenters hav...

Wed 17th Jul
2 days ago
DX News IP1T Tino Island. From DXNews.com
Members of ARI La Spezia will be active as IP1T from Tino Island, IOTA EU-083, in RSGB IOTA Contest, 27 - 28 July 2019.
Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
AmateurRadio.com LHS Episode #292: Digital Operation Deep Dive

Welcome to Episode 292 of Linux in the Ham Shack. In this episode, the hosts are joined by Rob, KA2PBT, in a deep disucussion of digital mode operation on the amateur radio bands including what modes are available, the technology behind the creation and operation of those modes and even dive into current controversy [...]

Russ K5TUX
Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
DX News Video 3Y0I Bouvet Island. From DXNews.com
Video 3Y0I Bouvet Island DX Pedition. Author - SP3CMX.
Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
ARRL Dutch IARU Member-Society Invites Hams to Participate in 2-Meter Propagation Experiment

The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) member-society in the Netherlands, VERON, has invited radio amateurs from around the world to take part in what it’s calling a 2-meter propagation experiment. VERON said the aim is to collect as much data as possible about contacts made on 2 meters. All modes are welcome. The event is set for July 20 from 1700 to 1900 UTC. Submit logs to ClubLog befo...

Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
ARRL Well-Known DXer and DXpeditioner Anath Pai, VU2PAI, SK

Well-known contester and DXpeditioner Ananth Pai, VU2PAI, of Mangalore, India, died on July 13. He was 47 and was reported to have suffered a heart attack while on a business trip. He was on the VU4CB, VU7AG, 8Q7KP, HB0/VU2PAI, and VU7LD excursions, among others. On his QRZ.com profile, Pai described himself as “a die-hard DXer.”

Licensed in 1995, he was active on all bands from 160 through 6 me...

Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
ARRL WB8VGE Wins the July QST Cover Plaque Award

The winning article for the July 2019 QST Cover Plaque award is “The Vibro-Debugger” by Mike Bryce, WB8VGE.

The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the August issue today.

 

Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
ARRL Dayton Hamvention 2019 Attendance Approaches All-Time Peak

The Hamvention Executive Team announced on July 15 that attendance at Dayton Hamvention® 2019 was 32,472. This marks the highest attendance recorded since Hamvention moved in 2017 from Hara Arena to the Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center in Xenia, Ohio. This year’s attendance also approached an all-time Hamvention high. Attendance at the show peaked in 1993 at 33,669, before the 19...

Tue 16th Jul
3 days ago
AmateurRadio.com Weekly Propagation Summary – 2019 Jul 15 16:10 UTC
Here is this week’s space weather and geophysical report, issued 2019 Jul 15 0223 UTC. Highlights of Solar and Geomagnetic Activity 08 – 14 July 2019 Solar activity was at very low levels throughout the reporting period. Region 2744 (S27, Lo=209, class/area=Bxo/020 on 07 Jul) decayed to played by 08 Jul. A coronal dimming was […]
Tomas NW7US
Tue 16th Jul
4 days ago
ARRL Shop AmazonSmile on Prime Day and Support ARRL

Amazon's Prime Day is almost here! Deals start at 3 AM ET on Monday, July 15, and continue through Tuesday, July 16. Prime Day is one of the biggest shopping days of the year. As you browse the great deals available exclusively to Amazon Prime members, we invite you to shop at AmazonSmile, choosing the ARRL as your charity of choice.

With every qualifying purchase you make through AmazonSmile, A...

Mon 15th Jul
4 days ago
DX News J6/K3TRM Saint Lucia. From DXNews.com
Frank, K3TRM will be active as J6/K3TRM from Saint Lucia, IOTA NA - 108, 21 July - 3 August 2019.