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Ham Radio and The Big Broadcast

SARC - Fri, 04/01/2019 - 10:30
Essex Ham reports on the link up of over 35 of the UK’s network of Hospital Radio stations from Dec 30 to Jan 1
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Shed radio DJ broadcasts in BBC local radio slot

SARC - Fri, 04/01/2019 - 10:30
BBC News reports Deke Duncan of Radio 77 said his interest in radio was sparked by pirate station Radio Caroline, which broadcast from a ship off the coast of Essex in the 1960's
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PJ4, Bonaire op

SARC - Fri, 04/01/2019 - 10:30
Operators Fred WW4LL and Mike NN9DD will be active as PJ4/WW4LL and PJ4/NN9DD, respectively, between February 4-10th
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AMSAT / ARISS fundraising campaign

SARC - Fri, 04/01/2019 - 10:30
AMSAT and ARISS are currently supporting a FundRazr campaign to raise $150,000 for critical radio infrastructure upgrades on ISS
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Kids Day Saturday Jan 5

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
IARU Region 1 (Europe and Africa) will be participating in Kids Day on January 5. This event is especially created to promote Amateur Radio to youth
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Latest edition of The 5 MHz Newsletter now available for download

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
The latest edition of The 5 MHz Newsletter (No 22 – Autumn/Winter 2018) is now available for free pdf download from the ‘External Links’ section of the Wikipedia 60m Band page
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China’s new antenna is five times the size of New York City

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
China has built a giant experimental radio antenna on a piece of land almost five times the size of New York City. The Wireless Electromagnetic Method (WEM) project took 13 years to build but researchers said that it was finally ready to emit extremely low frequency radio waves, also known as ELF waves
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The Peanut test project is going to stop

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
I decided to stop the peanut project. The peanut master server will be down in a few days
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Brunei DXpedition

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
The team will be active as V84SAA from Sera Kanangan Beach in the Tutong District, Brunei, between February 7-18th, 2019
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DXpedition to Tokelau Islands

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
An international team led by operators Hrane/YT1AD, Roman/UR0MC and Alex/UT5UY are planning a DXpedition to the Tokelau Islands as ZK3X between October 1-15th, 2019
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Quartzfest Arizona (DM23) - January 19-27, 2019

SARC - Thu, 03/01/2019 - 10:30
John, N7JY, will be operating FM satellites on a holiday schedule. He may also visit some adjoining grids
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Amateur satellites part of YOTA event

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
The Shropshire Star newspaper reports on the Wellington Youngsters On The Air event which saw young people using amateur radio to talk to others from across the world, all under expert supervision
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Spacecraft flies past most distant world ever studied by humankind

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
Sky News reports a NASA spacecraft has flown past the most distant world ever studied by humankind - sparking jubilant celebrations from scientists
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New Year's Day Contest

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
A reminder that the IRTS 80 metres Counties Contest takes place today from 15:00 to 17:00 UTC
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Quadrantid meteor shower

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
The Quadrantid meteor shower will reach its maximum rate of activity on 4 January 2019
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Watch New Horizons fly-by Ultima Thule

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
NASA's New Horizons spacecraft is now only hours away from Ultima Thule, a mysterious elongated object in the distant Kuiper Belt
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Next IRTS Committee meeting

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
Notice to members from Robert EI5KH Hon. Secretary IRTS. Please note that the date of the next IRTS Committee meeting is the 19th January 2019. The venue remains as planned, Maldron Hotel Portlaoise
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Upcoming DXpedition to Macao

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
So far so good: We are collecting and distributing the equipment we want to use in Macau, always having in mind that we have to minimize the freight-costs. By the way, most of the equipment is private property of the team-members
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Worked All Britain turns 50

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
2019 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Worked All Britain Awards Group. To mark the occasion, three new awards will be introduced for 2019 only
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Izzy's videos

SARC - Wed, 02/01/2019 - 10:15
Izzy M6TZI has produced some introductory videos on amateur radio. She has made two so far, one on Waves and one on AM and FM Modulation
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