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Successful VHF QSO between ZS3 and ZD7

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
Kobus van der Merwe, ZS3JPY reports that between 19:45 and 21:45 UTC on Wednesday 7 November 2018, a QSO took place on 2 metres between St Helena Island and the West Coast of the Northern Cape. A distance of 2 740 km
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IARU Region 2 ARDF Survey

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
To better understand the needs of enthusiasts in amateur radio direction finding, the IARU Region 2 ARDF Coordinator Ken Harker WM5R has opened an online survey about ARDF
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Extending and enabling new licence exemptions for 57-71 GHz

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
Ofcom say more airwaves are being made available for industry to use without needing a licence, after new regulations relating to 57-71 GHz
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Odessa Radio Club general meeting

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
The general meeting of the Public Organization 'Regional Radio Club Odessa' will be held on November 24, 2018
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Santa's Radio Club special event

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
You might wonder what is happening in Arctic Circle this year. Well, Santa's Radio Club will be active December 1-8th, from the Arctic Circle as OH9S
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Albanian op

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
Henning, OZ1BII, will once again be active as ZA/OU2I from Golem between November 21-27th
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INDEXA Newsletter

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
The Fall 2018 issue of the INDEXA newsletter is now available to read/download on the INDEXA Web site
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Rosebud RadioFest

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
This is Andrew VK3CAH from Australia's Southern Peninsula Amateur Radio Club reminding readers that the Rosebud RadioFest will be held once again this year on Sunday, the 18th November
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DX News from the ARRL

Sat, 10/11/2018 - 11:00
The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands
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Tony's 10m Band Report

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
Locally GB100RAF is on air on any band that is open until next Sunday. I did a rather poor FT8 few hours on Tuesday. The current version of FT8 does not like the long callsign. New versions will soon be available. On FT8 I am using G1RAF, I’m on Thursday so listen out Things have been lean again
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IARU-R1 Vienna Interim Meeting 2019

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
The 2019 Interim Meeting of IARU Region 1 will be held in the Intercity Hotel in Vienna Austria April 27-28
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Students use ham radio to talk to astronaut

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
WWLP TV News reports Pathfinder Tech students contacted astronauts aboard International Space Station using amateur radio
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Delcastle Technical School in Wilmington, Delaware US use G0KSC LFA Yagi to contact ISS

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
On 24 th October, Delcastle Technical Scholl in Wilmington, Delaware USA, used a G0KSC LFA Yagi to make contact with the ISS.
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IARU-R1 VHF Handbook now available

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
IARU Region 1 has made available version 8.12 of the VHF Handbook as a free PDF. At the IARU-R1 interim meeting in Vienna 2016 it was agreed to reorganise the VHF Handbook to make it more readable for all interested users
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Ofcom to advertise Channel Islands DAB multiplex

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
Ofcom is to advertise a new local radio digital multiplex licence for the Channel Isles in the first quarter of 2019
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Nevada Open Day

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
Nevada, in partnership with Waters and Stanton, are having their first ever, combined open day, on Sunday 18th November from 10am to 4pm. We will be opening up our huge warehouse to customers with a display of used and vintage radios equipment, plus pallets full of clearance items at silly prices
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Europe’s third polar-orbiting weather satellite lofted into orbit

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
The third MetOp satellite, MetOp-C, has been launched on a Soyuz rocket from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana to continue the provision of data for weather forecasting from polar orbit
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Barbados op

Fri, 09/11/2018 - 10:00
Operators Sigi DL7DF, Manfred DK1BT (and YL Gerlinde), Wolf DL4WK, Annette DL6SAK, Reiner DL7KL, Frank DL7UFR and Jan SP3CYY will be active as 8P9AE from Barbados between November 6-20th
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YASME honors JH1AJT

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 10:30
The INDEXA Executive Committee reports: One of INDEXA's members, Zorro Miyazama, recently was the recipient of the Yasme Excellence Award
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Ham radio operators to conduct major emergency test

Thu, 08/11/2018 - 10:30
On Thursday, the Oregon Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) will conduct a challenging Simulated Emergency Test (SET)
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