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Senator praises role of amateur radio operators

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
US Senator Roger Wicker of Mississippi has highlighted the rapid response of amateur radio operators to Hawaii’s False Ballistic Missile Alert
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Radio ham finds signal from 'dead' NASA satellite

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
Scott Tilley VE7TIL / VA7LF discovered a signal from the IMAGE satellite that NASA lost contact with in 2005
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TX Factor Episode 20

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
At long last, TX Factor Episode 20 is on the air and you might notice it’s got a fresh new look for 2018! The show has been restyled with a new opening sequence and theme tune, but it’s still packed full of all the interesting features that you have come to expect
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Foundations of Amateur Radio #138

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
Just Enough Radio ...In the past little while you've heard me talk about WSPR, Weak Signal Propagation Reporter and I've told you about signals I've heard across the planet. The longest distance at the time was a HF report, 18656 km from Perth to Pennsylvania, very nice indeed
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ARISS APRS packet currently non-operational

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
An unidentified anomaly involving the radio serving the ARISS APRS Packet System on board the International Space Station has led to the system not functioning
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ISWL callsigns for February

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
The following ISWL club callsigns will be used throughout the month of February 2018
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Portable Repeater Controller upgrade

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
New monitoring and configuration software has become available for the Portable Repeater Controller that was released in 2017
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DKARS Magazine January 2018

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month
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CQScotland Kids Event on behalf of SLC

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
On January 23rd CQScotland.com delivered an introduction to basic electronics for children from two Hamilton schools on behalf of the South Lanarkshire Council
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Ham radio on BBC Lincolnshire

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 10:00
Amateur radio and the Horncastle Rally (taking place today Jan 27) got a mention on BBC Radio Lincolnshire on Friday
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5 MHz (60m) in New Zealand

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
It looks as though radio amateurs in New Zealand will soon be gaining access to two channels in the 5 MHz (60m) band
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AO-92 commissioned and open for amateur radio use

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
On the 03:25 UTC pass on January 26, 2018, AMSAT Vice President – Engineering Jerry Buxton, N0JY, announced that AO-92 had been commissioned and formally turned the satellite over to AMSAT Operations. AMSAT Vice President – Operations Drew Glasbrenner, KO4MA, then declared that AO-92 was now open for amateur radio use
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Baker Island DXpedition

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
The Dateline DX Association is pleased to announce major equipment support from Elecraft, DX Engineering, and SteppIR Communications Systems for its KH1/KH7Z Baker Island 2018 DXpedition
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Ofcom decides to make further statutory instruments for 2.3 and 3.4 GHz spectrum auction

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
Ofcom has just published a further statement regarding the regulations for the award of spectrum in the 2.3 and 3.4 GHz bands
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David R. Collingham, K3LP Humanitarian and Service Award

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
The Intrepid-DX Group wishes to memorialize our friend, Co-Founder and President, David R. Collingham, K3LP
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Ground Hog Day Special Event Station

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
Look for the annual 'Ground Hog Day Special Event Station', K3HWJ, to be active on Saturday, February 4th, around 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (EST) or possibly later, depending upon band conditions at that time
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DX News from the ARRL

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands
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Eureka Weather Station activation

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
Operators Alexey VE1RUS and Pierre VE3KTB will once again activate the Eureka Weather Station and Eureka Amateur Radio Club - probably the most northerly located amateur radio club in the world - as VY0ERC
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RAC Annual General Meeting: ​​A part of RAC's 25th Anniversary Celebration

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
The Radio Amateurs of Canada is pleased to hold its Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Red Deer, Alberta as part of the year-long celebration of RAC’s 25th Anniversary Celebration
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February issue of free HackSpace magazine

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 11:00
Issue 3 of the free HackSpace magazine PDF includes a tribute by Dr Lucy Rogers M6CME to pioneering maker Professor Heinz Wolff who passed away on December 15, 2017
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