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10 watt EME contact from Essex

SARC - Wed, 06/12/2017 - 10:45
On December 2, Essex radio amateur Dorothy operating M6EBQ achieved a Moonbounce EME contact with just 10 watts
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Ham radio provided link during invasion of Kuwait

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
When Iraqi tanks rolled into Kuwait in the early 1990s, their first target was the country's communications systems. But not everyone went dark. A man in Urbana received one of the only signals coming from Kuwait: on his ham radio in his home in Urbana!
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DATV-Express Project - November update

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Ken W6HHC has posted a final update on the innovative DATV-Express project in the British Amateur Television Club forum
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W1AW to begin scheduled transmissions on 6 meters starting January 2, 2018

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Beginning with the 9 AM EST fast code practice on Tuesday, January 2, 2018, W1AW will add 6 meters - specifically 50350 kHz - to its regular CW code practice, and CW, digital and phone bulletin transmission schedule
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County Department of Emergency Services encourages ham radio

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
The McKean County Department of Emergency Services EMCOMM Team is offering classes to help people get an amateur license and get on the air
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'NASA on the Air' ham radio events

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
NASA is known for communicating with astronauts on missions to space, but did you know regular citizens can radio NASA too?
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Ofcom’s proposed 2018/19 Annual Plan and stakeholder events

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Ofcom has published its proposed 2018/19 Annual Plan for consultation, outlining its areas of work for the next financial year
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3Y0X Bouvet DXpedition News

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Our DXpedition's Biggest Unknown: How much will our helicopter flights cost us?
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New NCDXF record set

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
WOW! $200,000+ in grants in 2017! Hats off to our NCDXF contributors ! The primary purpose of Northern California DX Foundation is to help fund well-organized DX-peditions to rare, difficult and expensive entities
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Today I'm here to tell you that I'm in the process of writing a book, actually seven of them, and to be precise, there's more of editing than writing, since I'm putting together all of my podcast efforts over the past seven years. Nice how that works out, seven years, seven books
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Radio amateurs to help police

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
The Times of India reports "ham radio bounces back in new role to track criminals’ location"
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DXCC Country/Entity Report

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 26th November, through Sunday, 3rd December there were 232 countries active
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IOTA news from OPDX

SARC - Tue, 05/12/2017 - 10:15
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin
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FCC Chair quizzed about AM Radio Revitalization

SARC - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 10:15
On Saturday, December 2, 2017 MSNBC TV host Hugh Hewitt had an exclusive interview with the FCC Chair Ajit Pai. It kicked off with the key issue of AM Radio Revitalisation
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Upcoming ARISS contact with School of Telecommunications and Aerospace Engineering (EETAC), Castelldefels, Spain

SARC - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 10:15
An International Space Station school contact has been planned with participants at School of Telecommunications and Aerospace Engineering (EETAC), Castelldefels, Spain on 04 Dec
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SARL Digital Contest this afternoon

SARC - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 10:15
This afternoon from 13:00 to 16:00 UTC, you can participate in the last digital contest as well as the last local contest of 2017
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The Southern African Fauna and Flora programme

SARC - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 10:15
Where are you going to for your December holiday? To one of the game parks or nature reserves in Southern Africa?
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

SARC - Mon, 04/12/2017 - 10:15
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at very low levels
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IARU notes progress toward 50 MHz Region 1 allocation

SARC - Sun, 03/12/2017 - 11:15
Significant progress was made in preparing for the World Radiocommunication Conference in 2019 (WRC-19) at a two-week meeting at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) in Geneva in November 2017
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New Cuban movie features Ham Radio

SARC - Sun, 03/12/2017 - 11:15
From December 7, Cuba will celebrate the Havana Film Festival, and one of the movies features a cuban amateur radio operator talking to the MIR space station
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