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Caroline 648 testing

Mon, 13/11/2017 - 10:30
A test signal with continuous music and announcements reported today
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Mon, 13/11/2017 - 10:30
Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at very low levels
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New product for antenna testing

Sun, 12/11/2017 - 10:30
SOTABEAMS has released details of latest addition to their antenna testing system, the WSPRlite Flexi, today. Building on the success of the WSPRlite Classic, the Flexi increases coverage from 6 metres through to 630 metres
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sun, 12/11/2017 - 10:30
What did you hear last week? Last week I spent a little time talking about the Weak Signal Propagation Reporters network, or WSPR, pronounced Whisper. You might remember that I set up my radio to receive these signals to see what I could learn. Turns out, I learnt quite a bit
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G2BVN Memorial Trophy awarded to OE1WHC

Sun, 12/11/2017 - 10:30
Professor Wolf Harranth OE1WHC CEO of the Research and Documentation Center for the History of Radio Communications and the Electronic Media (DokuFunk) has been awarded the Roy Stevens G2BVN Memorial Trophy
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Propagation de K7RA

Sun, 12/11/2017 - 10:30
No sunspots are visible so far in November, and as of November 9 we have seen nine days of blank Sun. But the past few days had strong geomagnetic activity, with planetary A index on November 7-9 at 36, 47 and 20, and so far on early November 10, at 21. 28 is the predicted planetary A index for November 10
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20th anniversary of BBC News website

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
Twenty years ago this week, the BBC News website was launched. What was reported about amateur radio in those early years?
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Hurricanes shine light on emergency communications

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
The Atlantic hurricane disasters this year left more than 260 dead with $300 billion in damages, making them the costliest ever
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Cape San Blas Florida Lighthouse activation

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
The Parama City Amateur Radio Club will activate the Cape San Blas Lighthouse ARLHS USA-135M at Core Park in Port St Joe, FL Saturday, Nov. 11, 1500 UTC to 1900 UTC or 10 AM to 2 PM EST
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English edition of AMSAT-EA newsletter

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
Spain's amateur satellite group AMSAT-EA have released an English language edition of their November newsletter
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Armistice Day Centenary to be commemorated

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
The end of WWI came when Armistice was declared on the 11th hour, of the 11th day of the 11th month, in 1918
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DX News from the ARRL

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands
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Clarifying the designation of certain non-geographic numbers

Sat, 11/11/2017 - 11:30
Ofcom has today published a consultation on proposed changes to the National Telephone Numbering Plan, to simplify the designation of numbers beginning ‘07x’, so they may only be used for genuinely mobile services
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Tony's 10m Band Report

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
Not the busiest of weeks on Ten Metres. The DX was there mainly in the form of VKs, VK9CZ that is (Cocos-Keeling Is)
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Emergency HF Net convened in Colombia

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
ARRL report Radio amateurs in Colombia have been put on an Orange Alert and an HF net activated on 7117 kHz in the wake of an avalanche of mud and rocks November 7 on the La Paila River on the town of Corinto
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Wireless Power Transfer in Milton Keynes

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
Amid growing concerns about the RF pollution that can be caused by Wireless Power Transfer (WPT) technology Ofcom produced a report on the electric bus system used in Milton Keynes
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Countdown to World Radiocommunication Conference 2019

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
Bryan Rawlings, VE3QN, RAC Special Advisor, is in Geneva, Switzerland attending Preparatory Meetings for the 2019 World Radiocommunication Conference (WRC-19) until Friday, November 17
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Argentine radio hams get 5 MHz and 472 kHz bands

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
The Radio Club Argentino, IARU Member Society has succeeded with its petition to their local communications authorities gaining 630m and 60m bands and extension of 160m, 80m and 30m
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ARI President Mario Ambrosi, I2MQP (SK)

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
Associazione Radioamatori Italiani (ARI) President Pietro "Mario" Ambrosi, I2MQP, of Rodano, Millepini, Italy, died November 6 after serving for several decades at the head of Italy's national Amateur Radio organization and IARU member society
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On air, in Thiruvananthapuram

Fri, 10/11/2017 - 10:30
The Hindu newspaper reports amateur radio operators in Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum) tune in with their ever-lasting fascination for radio communication
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