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International Emergency Communication Registry of Operators (IECRO) 2021 Annual Membership

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Its that time of year again. Every January IECRO runs its membership drive campaign
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Radio Society of Christchurch (New Zealand) Centenary Award

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
The Christchurch ARC (NZART branch 05) is pleased to announce an informal award to celebrate the club’s centenary
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ARISS contact is scheduled for students at Hisagi Junior High School, Zushi, Japan

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) has received schedule confirmation for an ARISS radio contact with astronauts. ARISS is the group that puts together special amateur radio contacts between students around the globe and crew members with ham radio licenses on the International Space Station (ISS)
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Australian radio hams keep same callsign when upgrading

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
In July 2020 Australia followed other countries and stopped forcing radio amateurs to change callsign every time they got a new qualification or moved to another part of the country
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TV DETECTOR VANS ONCE PROWLED THE STREETS OF ENGLAND

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
The United Kingdom is somewhat unique in the world for requiring those households which view broadcast television to purchase a licence for the privilege
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Germany dealt with over 3,500 radio interference complaints in 2020

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Germany's Federal Network Agency BNetzA take radio interference seriously and in 2020 dealt with over 3,500 cases
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Does price buy performance or satisfaction in an HF transceiver?

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Frank Howell K4FMH of ICQ podcast is talking on this subject at the Denby Dale amateur radio club on Weds January 20th at 7.30pm (1930utc)
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Radio hams comment on the draft BNetzA plans for 2021

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Germany's amateur radio round table (RTA) has commented in a letter on the Federal Network Agency BNetzA draft plan for the year 2021
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QSO Today with Clint Turner KA7OEI

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
Clint Turner, KA7OEI, is an experimenter, builder, and operator on all bands and modes
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ICQPodcast - Improving your Handy Talkie

Tue, 19/01/2021 - 13:00
In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard (M0TCH), Martin Rothwell (M0SGL), Ed Durrant (DD5LP), Frank Howell (K4FMH) and Bill Barnes (WC3B) to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief and in this episode’s features How to improve your Handy Talkie
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GB3LV repeater off the air

Mon, 18/01/2021 - 11:00
GB3LV repeater is off air at the moment and for the foreseeable future
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ISS contact using 40 year old computer

Mon, 18/01/2021 - 11:00
This lighthearted video (that I helped a little with) shows a project to contact the packet radio digipeater on the International Space Station using a 1980s vintage Commodore 64 home computer. Quite apt for Expedition 64!
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Mon, 18/01/2021 - 11:00
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels. There are currently no sunspot regions visible. No solar flaring is expected
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New digital protocol Q65

Mon, 18/01/2021 - 11:00
SARL News reports WSJT-X version 2.4.0 will introduce a new digital protocol called Q65, which, according to the Quick Start Guide, is designed for "minimal two-way QSOs over especially difficult propagation paths."
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sun, 17/01/2021 - 11:00
The APRS of it all ... Amateur radio is a living anachronism. We have this heady mix of ancient and bleeding edge, never more evident than in a digital mode called Automatic Packet Reporting System or APRS
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eton.ca is now CLOSED

Sun, 17/01/2021 - 11:00
The email robot at RAC-Bulletins@eton.ca is now CLOSED - this is the LAST message you will receive from it
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Harmful Coronavirus content on Loveworld breaks broadcasting rules for second time

Sun, 17/01/2021 - 11:00
An Ofcom investigation has found that religious satellite television channel, Loveworld, breached broadcasting rules for the second time in a year
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DX News from the ARRL

Sun, 17/01/2021 - 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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CHESS CubeSat Constellation to carry FUNcube transponders

Sat, 16/01/2021 - 11:00
In 2020, a project between AMSAT-UK, AMSAT-NL and Swiss universities started with the aim of equipping two Swiss satellites with a linear transponder for amateur radio
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Tips on operating a Satellite while Roving

Sat, 16/01/2021 - 11:00
In Episode 6 of DX Engineering’s Amateur Radio Satellite series, Sean Kutzko, KX9X, explores the fun of operating your amateur radio gear from a grid square other than the one where you live
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