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Essex Skills Night Monday Sept 18

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
Skills Night takes place this Monday, September 18 at Danbury Village Hall in Essex, the free event is open to all. Hosted by the Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society Training Team, Skills Nights are Inter-Club events attended by amateurs and SWL's from across Essex and beyond
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QSO Today - Steve Herman, W7VOA, White House Press Correspondent

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
Steve Herman, W7VOA’s, love of amateur radio and media led him into a career as a news correspondent for the Associated Press, freelance overseas journalist, and ultimately with the Voice of America (VOA) as its White House correspondent, traveling and reporting on the President of the United States
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History of UK Special Contest Call Signs

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
Chris GM3WOJ has posted a short history of UK Special Contest Call signs (SCCs) which have now been in use for 21 years
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JOTA/JOTI 2017 update

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
This year, JOTA celebrates the 60th year of running. To commemorate this milestone, ZS6SSG will be running a special event call sign over the weekend 20 to 22 October
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June RSGB Board Proceedings

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
The RSGB Board Proceedings for June 17, 2017 have been released, they note a mailshot was made to G3/G4 non-members
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

SARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:30
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be once more at low levels
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DB2TU löst DL3SFK als Distriktsvorsitzender in Württemberg ab

DARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 08:00

Bei der Versammlung des Distriktes Württemberg am 17. September wurde Dr. Erhard Blersch, DB2TU, zum Vorsitzenden von P gewählt. Er löst Béatrice Hébert, DL3SFK, ab, die seit März 2003 dieses Amt über 14 Jahre innehatte und sich nicht mehr zur Wahl stellte. Die Stellvertretung in P übernimmt Ernst Steinhauser, DL3GBE.

 

 

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Thilo Kootz, DL9KCE, mit IARU Diamond Award ausgezeichnet

DARC - Mon, 18/09/2017 - 07:00

Noch vor Beginn der IARU-Region-1-Konferenz wurde der frühere Chairman des EMV-Komitees der IARU-Region 1, Thilo Kootz, DL9KCE, für seine Verdienste mit dem IARU Diamond Award ausgezeichnet.

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Roda Catalana cada dia a 80m

Radioaficionats.CAT - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 19:10

Cada dia des de fa dècades es troben a 3.722,6 LSB una bona colla d’amics d’arreu del Principat, aficionats a la HF. Amb en Josep EA3JA com a “net control” la roda es desenvolupa cada dia  (feiners i festius) a les 20:00 hora local. Es comenten controls de recepció, condicions meteorològiques a les contrades dels corresponsals i detalls tècnics dels equips usats. Solen afegir se companys d’Andorra, País Valencià i contrades de parla catalana. Companyonia, simpatía i cordialitat en català. Sintonitzeu!

Blog: http://ruedacatalana.blogspot.com.es/

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425 DX News 2017-38

URC News - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 16:00

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IARU-Region-1-Konferenz in Landshut eröffnet

DARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 15:59

Deutschland ist seit heute Gastgeber der 24. IARU-Region-1-Konferenz in Landshut. Der IARU-Region-1-Präsident Don Beattie, G3BJ, eröffnete die Veranstaltung am Sonntagmorgen feierlich. Noch bis zum kommenden Donnerstag, dem 21. September, werden die über 130 Delegierten aus 44 vertretenen IARU-Region-1-Mitgliedsverbänden aus Europa, Afrika und Vorderasien über wichtige Zukunftsaspekte des Amateurfunks, unter anderem über Bandpläne, elektromagnetische Verträglichkeit und den Erhalt der Frequenzen, beraten.

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DX de la semaine 2017-38

URC News - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 11:00

A voir sur le site AT communication

Date Participants Lieu Actuellement J68GD Saint Lucia Island, IOTA NA – 108 13 au 20 V26OC Antigua Island, IOTA NA – 100 15 au 25 A25BI – A25SP – A25BE Botswana 15 au 30 PJ4/MW0JZE Bonaire Island, IOTA SA – 006 16 au 22 RI0ZF Bering Island, IOTA AS – 039 18 au 26 5T5OK Mauritania 19 au 28 5W0RA Samoa, IOTA OC – 097 20 au 26 T88XA Koror Island, IOTA OC – 009, Palau 21 au 25 V31VP Belize 22 au 27 PY0F/PP1CZ Fernando de Noronha Island
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630/220 meters to open October 16 - Pre-registration required

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
CQ MF/LF Editor John Langridge, KB5NJD/WG2XIQ, reports that the FCC has authorized amateur radio use of the 630 and 2200-meter bands, effective October 16, 2017, providing registration procedures have been followed and no objections are received within 30 days
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IARU presents Amateur Radio position on key WRC items to CEPT

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
At the meeting of Project Team D of the CEPT World Radio Conference Preparatory Group, held in Vilnius, Lithuania week beginning September 11th, IARU presented further positions on two core WRC Agenda items
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WIA Finances

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
WIA News reports the Wireless Institute of Australia has been running at an annual loss of about A$50,000 for several years
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TX Factor Show at YOTA 2017 and Goonhilly

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
TX Factor experiences what it’s like to be young again with a visit to this year’s YOTA activity week at Gilwell Park
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NASA’s Cassini spacecraft ends its historic exploration of Saturn

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
A thrilling epoch in the exploration of our solar system came to a close yesterday, as NASA's Cassini spacecraft made a fateful plunge into the atmosphere of Saturn, ending its 13-year tour of the ringed planet
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NewsWest - Sunday, 17th September

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
In the news this week we take a close look at contesting with updates from the Ociania DX Contest, The CQ World Wide, Ross Hull Memorial Contest as well as a look at Jamboree On The Air, an introduction to the VK Contest club, the upcoming Hamfest weekend, Roy's Helpline, Foundations of Amateur Radio and more
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Radio DARC International Shortwave Broadcasts

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
During the 24th IARU Region 1 Conference in Landshut, Germany, there will be a series of six consecutive special shortwave transmissions to keep the IARU Region 1 amateur radio audience up to date with news and background reports
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BMA Contest

SARC - Sun, 17/09/2017 - 09:30
This Sunday the 17th of September, the annual Belgian Mill Award contest takes place from 8 o'clock in the morning till 12 o'clock local time at noon on 80m SSB and on 2m
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