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IRTS Counties Contests

SARC - Tue, 18/04/2017 - 10:15
We have two short counties contests taking place today, Easter Monday. The usual 2 metres contest for two hours from 2.00 pm local time, plus the first-ever 70 cms counties contest for the preceding hour, from 1.00 pm to 2.00 pm local time
Categories: en

Russell Tollerfield RIP

SARC - Tue, 18/04/2017 - 10:15
Previously with the BBC, radio engineer Russ Tollerfield joined Radio London in January 1965 and stayed until the end. In fact he was the one who drew the short straw to switch the transmitter off for the last time on 14 August 1967. Russ died this month
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Togo operation this month

SARC - Tue, 18/04/2017 - 10:15
Operators David OK6DJ and Petr OK1FCJ will be active as 5V7P from Lome between April 21-28th
Categories: en

How to survive the total solar eclipse of 2017

SARC - Tue, 18/04/2017 - 10:15
We're just 18 weeks away from the "Great American Total Solar Eclipse" that will darken skies across the continental U.S. on Aug. 21. Are you ready for it?
Categories: en

Concours de la semaine et du WE 2017-16

URC News - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 11:00
A lire sur le site de WA7BNM + 144 MHz Spring Sprint 1900 local – 2300 local, Apr 17 + Phone Fray 0230Z-0300Z, Apr 19 + CWops Mini-CWT Test 1300Z-1400Z, Apr 19 and
1900Z-2000Z, Apr 19 and
0300Z-0400Z, Apr 20 + NCCC RTTY Sprint 0145Z-0215Z, Apr 21 + NCCC Sprint 0230Z-0300Z, Apr 21 + QRP to the Field 0800-1800 local, Apr 22 + UK/EI DX Contest, CW 1200Z, Apr 22 to 1200Z, Apr 23 + SP DX RTTY Contest 1200Z, Apr 22 to 1200Z, Apr 23 + Nebraska QSO Party 1300Z, Apr 22 to 0100Z, Apr 23 and
1300Z-2200Z, Apr 23 + BARTG Sprint 75 1700Z-2059Z, Apr 23
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ISS packet digipeater back on 145.825 MHz

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
ARISS is pleased to announce that packet radio from the International Space Station is back on 145.825 MHz FM
Categories: en

Same-band 'Duelling CQs' now prohibited in all ARRL contests

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
ARRL has clarified its rules for all contests to clearly prohibit the practice of interleaved CQs - also known as 'duelling CQs' - on 2 or more frequencies in the same band
Categories: en

Friday TAPR/AMSAT Banquet at Hamvention

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
The eleventh annual joint TAPR/AMSAT Banquet will be held on Friday evening, May 19th. This dinner is one of the main AMSAT activities during the Hamvention
Categories: en

Spratly Islands DXpedition postponed

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
The international amateur radio team has postponed their December 2017 DXpedition and will be active from Layang Layang Island (Swallow Reef), Spratly Islands (AS-051), in March of 2018
Categories: en

Live HAMTV France April 25-28

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
Daniel Cussen reported on the HamTV@yahoogroups list that there may be live HAMTV over France and Europe during the time period of April 25-28. The date of a school contact is not yet set but it will be a daytime pass
Categories: en

South African QB50 CubeSats

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
Two South African built satellites are about to be launched to the International Space Station as part of the QB50 project
Categories: en

Apollo 11 capsule going on road trip

SARC - Mon, 17/04/2017 - 10:30
To accommodate the Smithsonian renovation of its gallery at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, the capsule will visit four US cities
Categories: en

425 DX News 2017-16

URC News - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 16:08

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DX de la semaine 2017-16

URC News - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 11:03

A voir sur le site AT communication

Date Participants Lieu CQ WW DX SSB Contest 2016 – Results https://dxnews.com/cqwwdxssb2016-results/ Jusqu’au 30/04 E44WE Palestine 13 au 17 VK3FY/P Phillip Island, IOTA OC – 136 14 au 15 A41ZZ/P Suwadi Island, IOTA AS – 112 15 au 22 GT4BRS Isle of Man (GD) 18 au 25 D4T Sal Island, IOTA AF – 086 18 au 27 J6/WF2S – J6/K1ZZI Gros Islet, Saint Lucia 18/04 au 8/05 V51/HB9JAB Namibia 21 au 23 DZ4C Tinaga Island – Calagua Islands – IOTA OC – 202 21 au 28 GS0NWM Mull Island, IOTA EU – 008 21 au 28 5V7P Togo 21/04 au 15/05 TG9BBV – TG9/VE7BV – TG9/VE7VZ Guatemala
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HamRadioNow: Do NOT Call CQ on Repeaters

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
Hams have been complaining about lack of activity on repeaters for well over a decade
Categories: en

Essex Skills Night Monday April 17

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
Easter Bank Holiday? Not for the Essex Skills Team! This Monday, April 17 is set to be a cracking evening. This free event is open to all
Categories: en

VK6WIA NewsWest for Sunday, 16 April, 2017

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
In the news this week we have an update on SOTA activities around the country, a flurry of VKFF awards, New Callsigns on the Air, Roy's Helpline, news from the Directors Corner, World Amateur Radio Day and a look at a project that we as Amateurs could use to provide services in case of emergencies, when Glynn takes a look at the Serval Project
Categories: en

Watch world’s first live 360 degree video of rocket launch April 18

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
NASA, in coordination with United Launch Alliance (ULA) and Orbital ATK, will broadcast the world’s first live 360-degree stream of a rocket launch
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Foundations of Amateur Radio - Episode 97

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
Is the 'Gentleman's Agreement' broken because the gentlemen of our hobby are being overwhelmed by a noisy minority who don't think it's their responsibility to help new Amateurs and prefer to stand on the side-lines baying for blood?
Categories: en

Tuning in the sky with the Square Kilometre Array

SARC - Sun, 16/04/2017 - 10:15
Australia's Bendigo Amateur Radio and Electronics Club invites the public to 'Tuning in the sky with the Square Kilometre Array', a presentation by Mike Lyons, VK3XFX
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