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ILLW 400th Entry

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Right on schedule the 400th entry was received on the same date as last year and it was from GB2NPL at Nash Point Low Lighthouse in Wales, UK
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ARISS contact planned for schools in Zwoenitz and Kaiserslautern, Germany

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Alexander Gerst KF5ONO with Matthes-Enderlein-Gymnasium Zwoenitz, Zwoenitz, Germany and Hohenstaufen-Gymnasium Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
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FCC publish new Part 95 rules in Federal Register

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The FCC has reorganized and updated FCC Personal Radio Services (PRS) Part 95 rules and published them in the The Federal Register
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EMF Camp in Hackaday

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Jenny G7CKF writes in Hackaday about the Electromagnetic Field (EMF) Camp taking place Aug 31 - Sept 2 at Eastnor Castle Deer Park in Herefordshire
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Kerry Amateur Radio Group at Cromwell Point Lighthouse

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The Kerry Amateur Radio Group will participate as a registered station in this year's International Lighthouse and Lightship Weekend using the callsign EI1K
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TestReach Ltd and UK ham radio exams

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Dublin-based company TestReach Ltd have published an article about the work they do to provide the UK amateur radio exams
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Spurn lighthouse calling

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
HFDXARC in cooperation with Yorkshire Wildlife Trust will be activating GB2SL (Spurn High Lighthouse) during the 'ILLW' Lighthouse Weekend, starting about 11:00 noon on 18th August 2018
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BBC interview Radio 270 engineer

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Offshore radio engineer Stephen Muir-field was interviewed on BBC Radio Guernsey on Tuesday, August 14 in the final hour of Tony Gilham's show
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Two lighthouses in Panama Canal on-air for ILLW

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Groups of amateur radio operators from Radio Club de Panama will be operating on the ILLW Aug 18/19, 2018 from two lighthouses in the Panama Canal
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Diwata-2 microsatellite nears completion, handover to Jaxa

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The Philippine Diwata-2 satellite carrying an amateur radio FM transponder and APRS digipeater is expected to launch in October
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Successful HAARP WSPR research campaign

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
HAARP’s WSPR research campaign has yielded hundreds of reports of reception on the 40 and 80 meter amateur radio bands
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HRN 400: Gary's Top 10 Episodes

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Gary joins David to reminisce about his favorite 10 episodes. Some good stuff here
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RSGB Convention and AMSAT-UK Colloquium talks

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The schedule of talks for the RSGB Convention and AMSAT-UK Colloquium taking place in Milton Keynes October 13-14 has been released. The event has attracted speakers from around the world including Japan's Naomi Kurahara JE6GXN who will be talking about distributed ground stations
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Amateur radio emergency service volunteers receive honor

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
Cape Code Today reports the Cape Amateur Radio Emergency Service team has been awarded a Certificate of Recognition by County Commissioners
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NIST FY 2019 Budget would eliminate WWV and WWVH

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
ARRL report the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) FY 2019 budget request includes shutting down “NIST radio stations in Colorado and Hawaii” — in other words, WWV and WWVH
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Ham radio helps woman trace family

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The Telegraph (India) reports a woman has been reunited with her family on Saturday, courtesy amateur radio operators of Bengal and Assam
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Real-time band conditions website

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
The purpose of this experimental web site is to provide 24-7-365 actual (REALTIME) band condition information to CW QRPp, QRPe and CW/SSB for Contesters interested in increasing their scores
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The sun created havoc during massive hurricane. New probe seeks to learn why

SARC - Wed, 15/08/2018 - 10:00
While you were hopefully out enjoying some sunshine with family or friends over the weekend, you may not have known that NASA launched a probe atop a ULA Delta IV Heavy rocket from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida toward the sun
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Indonesian amateurs using IO-86 for earthquake ecomm

SARC - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:30
As Radio Amateurs in Indonesia respond for the second time to an Earthquake in the Lombok area, please take care to avoid causing QRM to their activities on 7.110MHz and emergency activities on satellite IO-86
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NASA, ULA launch Parker Solar Probe on historic journey to touch Sun

SARC - Tue, 14/08/2018 - 09:30
Hours before the rise of the very star it will study, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe launched from Florida Sunday to begin its journey to the Sun, where it will undertake a landmark mission
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