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Practicing for disaster

SARC - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 10:45
Radio amateurs and various agencies came together at the Copperas Cove Civic Center in central Texas on Saturday, January 27 to deal with a mock disaster
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Ofcom update on making spectrum in the 3.6GHz to 3.8GHz band available for mobile services

SARC - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 10:45
This band is currently used for fixed links, fixed satellite services and wireless solutions, and is part of the band identified as the primary band for 5G services in Europe
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ES100, Estonian Special Event

SARC - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 10:45
Look for 15 special event stations to be active until March 31st, using the prefix ES100 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Republic of Estonia
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DXCC Country/Entity Report

SARC - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 10:45
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 28th January, through Sunday, 4th February there were 218 countries active
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IOTA news from OPDX

SARC - Tue, 06/02/2018 - 10:45
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin
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MB7TV SSTV repeater off air due to theft

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
It is with sadness that I have to report that MB7TV, the SSTV repeater run by the Martello Tower Group is currently off air
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Bouvet DXpedition aborted

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
Last night an issue developed in one of the ship’s engines. This morning the captain of the vessel declared it unsafe to continue with our project and aborted the expedition
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VK6ARN NewsWest

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
In this broadcast: It’s our CLUB FOCUS week as we discuss the need for Publicity Officers for YOUR club. We’ll hear from the RATOC, the Bunbury Radio Club, F-Troop, and of course – what we’re up to at WA Amateur Radio news
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The AWA CW Activity Day

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
This afternoon, 4 February from 15:00 to 17:00 CAT you can participate in the AWA CW Activity Day
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Wicker: Amateur Radio Essential to Emergency Response

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., a senior member of the Senate Commerce Committee, attended a hearing to examine U.S. emergency alert systems in the wake of a false ballistic missile alert in Hawaii that left citizens terrified as various state and federal agencies struggled to correct the error
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

SARC - Mon, 05/02/2018 - 11:00
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at very low levels
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Foundations of Amateur Radio #139

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
Antenna gain and polar chart magic - If you've ever been on the hunt for an antenna, and let's face it, in amateur radio that's pretty likely, you'll get information about the gain of an antenna. Often someone will tell you that this one has 12 dB gain, versus that one which only has 9 dB
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Free Radio Programming at Canvey Rally

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
For the 4th year running, M0PZT's 'Ham Goodies' will be at the Canvey Rally this Sunday offering free programming of DMR and FM handhelds
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Special Event Station - 250th Anniversary of Captain Cook's 1st voyage

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
2018 marks the 250th anniversary of one of the greatest voyages of exploration in history. It has been likened to the 18th century’s equivalent of NASA’s Apollo missions. However, unlike the NASA missions, this voyage was going into the unknown, with no possible hope of help if disaster struck
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The Cold War bunkers still in use

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
A BBC news story from 2012 reports that bunkers from the Cold War are still in use
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This weekend: Trophy F9AA CW and TM50URC

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
Starting at 12:00 UTC on Saturday February 3, 2018, the first round (24h) of this Trophy is devoted to CW
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The CWops Award for Advancing the Art of CW

SARC - Sun, 04/02/2018 - 11:00
CWops is pleased to announce that it is now accepting nominations for this prestigious award for the year 2018
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Emergency Communications Meeting at HamRadio 2018

SARC - Sat, 03/02/2018 - 11:00
June 1-3 will see the largest gathering of Radio Amateurs in Europe and also the largest gathering of Emergency Communicators at HAMRADIO 2018 in Friedrichshafen
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ARRL again calls for action on symbol rate limits

SARC - Sat, 03/02/2018 - 11:00
Commenting in response to an FCC Public Notice (DA 17-1180) the ARRL have reiterated their call to eliminate the archaic symbol rate restriction on amateur radio data modes
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Forget cyber crims, it's time to start worrying about GPS jammers – UK.gov report

SARC - Sat, 03/02/2018 - 11:00
The UK must reduce the dependency of its critical infrastructure and emergency services on GPS technology to mitigate against the potentially disastrous impact of signal jamming, a government report has warned
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