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HamRadioNow: HamSCI / Eclipse - 2017 DCC

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
In this video Nate Frissell W2NAF and team talk about the scientific work carried out by radio amateurs during the 2017 solar eclipse
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37th Chelmsford Amateur Radio Foundation Course

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) will be holding their 37th Foundation training course starting Thursday, January 18 - Book Now
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Australian Amateurs do first HamTV telebridge outside of Europe

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
Led by Shane, VK4KHZ in Queensland who handled the audio on 2m. and video for a telebridge contact between the ISS and 3 Italian schools on 11 Nov. Four stations across Australia joined together to 'chain' the live video coming down from the ISS on 2.4 Ghz
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Voodoo Contest Group in Suriname

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
Members of the Voodoo Contest Group will be active as PZ5V from Paramaribo during the CQWW DX CW Contest (November 25-26th) as a Multi-2 entry
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A sign of hope from Argentina’s vanished submarine: Seven mysterious signals

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
A sign of hope from Argentina’s vanished submarine: Seven mysterious signals The Argentine government was trying to determine whether the signals could be used to pinpoint the sub
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DXCC Country/Entity Report

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 12th November, through Sunday, 19th November there were 232 countries active
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IOTA news from OPDX

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin
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RadFxSat launched, designated AMSAT-OSCAR 91 (AO-91)

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
The Delta II rocket carrying RadFxSat (Fox-1B) launched at 09:47:36 UTC on November 18, 2017 from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California
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Australian ham radio license numbers stagnant

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
WIA News reports amateur radio license numbers are stagnant despite lapsed licensees returning to the hobby in significant numbers
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The South African Radio League discussed type approval at a meeting with the regulator ICASA

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
This week the quarterly ICASA/SARL liaison meeting spent most of the two-hour long meeting discussing type approval and how to overcome the legal obstacles that require all equipment using the frequency spectrum to be type approved
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VK6ARN NewsWest

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
In the news this week, a monster edition of Roy's Helpline, activation of a special callsign to commemorate the birth and work of 'Father of Wireless Communication' - plus lots more..
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Ofcom fines True Telecom £300,000 for mis-selling

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
Ofcom has fined communications provider True Telecom Limited £300,000 after an investigation found the company mis-sold landline telephone services to over a hundred people
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PCB prices to rise on copper foil shortage, says broker

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
A shortage of copper and copper foil for use by the printed circuit board (PCB) industry is likely to send prices higher according to Raymond Goh, COO of Elmatica AS (Oslo, Norway), a PCB broker
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Second leg of the SARL Newbie QSO Party

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
The second leg of the SARL Newbie QSO Party takes place from 08:00 to 20:00 UTC on Saturday 25 November 2017 with phone activity on 80, 40 and 20 metres
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Mon, 20/11/2017 - 10:45
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at very low levels
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Ajit Pai to remove barriers to wireless innovation

Sun, 19/11/2017 - 10:15
In a key speech to the Cato Institute FCC Chair Ajit Pai pledged "If someone seeks approval of a new technology or service that falls within our jurisdiction, we’ll make a decision within one year"
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WIA Monitoring Service

Sun, 19/11/2017 - 10:15
A report on the work of the WIA Monitoring Service and how reports of intruders in the amateur bands can be reported online
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TX Factor at HamFest and New Broadcasting House

Sun, 19/11/2017 - 10:15
Episode 19 of the popular amateur radio show TX Factor is now available on YouTube
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Roland Peddle, VE6RL (VO1BD), appointed to the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame

Sun, 19/11/2017 - 10:15
The Board of Trustees of the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame are pleased to appoint Roland C. Peddle, VE6RL (VO1BD) of Lethbridge, Alberta to the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame for the year 2017
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sun, 19/11/2017 - 10:15
How does a Temperature Compensated Crystal Oscillator work? You know when you walk down the street and you lift your foot and all of a sudden you realise that you stepped in something and now it's stuck to your shoe? I had that feeling during the week
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