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Tony's 10m Band Report

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
A most excellent week, except I was in China and couldn’t get in front of a radio. Couldn’t even get BBC news or sport so no cricket commentary. Funny because Sky News was ok. This website, SARN (Southgate Amateur Radio News), was OK on a laptop but not available on a smart phone. Why?
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Radio amateur to lose license

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
ARRL report New Jersey radio amateur, David S. Larsen Sr., WS2L, of Highland Park, will surrender his Amateur Extra-class license and pay a $7,500 civil penalty as part of a Consent Decree with the FCC to settle an enforcement action
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Montana to get new Section Manager

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
Paul Stiles, KF7SOJ, will become ARRL Montana Section Manager on October 1. Stiles, of Billings, was the only candidate after nominations for the position were re-solicited this Spring, and will serve an 18-month term
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ARISS school contact planned for Claygate, United Kingdom

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
The event is planned today June 20, 2019. It is scheduled to begin at approximately 12.48 UTC, which is 13.48 BST and 14:48 CEST. The contact will be a direct between NA1SS and GB4RPS. The downlink signals will be audible in parts of Europe on 145.800 MHz
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When disaster strikes, engineers provide comms and power

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
EE Times reports engineers outfitted a truck to provide support for search-and-rescue operations through needed communications and power
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First ham radio Class C exam of 2019

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
CRAC reports that the first amateur radio Class C exam of the year was held on June 15 in Changchun City. Class C is the highest class permitting 1 kW output
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AMSAT’s 50th Anniversary

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
2019 marks AMSAT’s 50th Anniversary of Keeping Amateur Radio in Space
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2019 JOTA/JOTI event

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
Richard, ZS6RKE, the National JOTA/JOTI Coordinator reports that the 2019 JOTA/JOTI event will be held on the weekend of 18 to 20 October
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Gibraltar Special Event

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
Members of the Gibraltar Amateur Radio Society (GARS) will activate ZB2IG19 between July 1-31st
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Afghanistan operation

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
Robert, S53R, will once again be in Kabul starting June 24th, and will be there for two years working with the UN World Food Program
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Mysterious moisture in the mesosphere

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
The 2019 season for noctilucent clouds (NLCs) has been remarkable, maybe the best ever, with NLCs appearing as far south as Los Angeles CA and Albuquerque NM. What's going on?
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Historic trans-Atlantic contact made on 144 MHz

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
A historic contact was made on Sunday the 16th June 2019 when the Atlantic was spanned for the first time on 144 MHz
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ARRL files interim report with FCC in 'Symbol Rate' proceeding

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
ARRL has filed an interim report with the FCC in order to report on its efforts to find common ground regarding issues surrounding the 'symbol' or 'baud' rate proceeding
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TM5TFV - Special Sailing Event

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
TM5TFV - Tour de France à la Voile 2019 on the air! The special callsign TM5TFV is activated by the Amateur Radio Section of the A2RS
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HS10KING on QO-100 geostationary satellite

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
To strengthen the relationship between Thai and Japanese amateur radio operators, representatives of the JAMSAT group of Japan have travelled to Thailand to visit the satellite ground station HS0AJ
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Next sunspot cycle may be 50% lower

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
NASA report research now underway may have found a reliable new method to predict this solar activity
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JD1, Ogasawara

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
Operators Shew/JA2GQT (JD1BPK), JA2KGT (JD1BPL) and Kazunari/JA2MET (JD1BMG) are active from Ogasawara until June 23rd
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Bouvet Island DXpedition news

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
The deadline for requesting a partial 48% refund of your financial contribution to 3YØZ has now passed
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Ham radio promotional video available for download

SARC - 9 hours 29 min ago
The ARRL has made the 'What is Amateur Radio?' video and PowerPoint Presentation available for free download
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Could a new licence counter threats at VHF and above?

SARC - Tue, 18/06/2019 - 10:00
Concerns have been raised recently by IARU Region 1 about potential threats to the amateur radio 144 MHz and higher bands
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