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Mi Amigo DJs reunite for one last Caroline broadcast

SARC - Tue, 10/05/2022 - 06:45
A group of DJs who served on the Mi Amigo in the 70s are reuniting for one last broadcast on Radio Caroline this summer, live from the studios on board Ross Revenge
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Shortwave radio resurrected

SARC - Tue, 10/05/2022 - 06:45
Canada's CTV News reports shortwave radio, used by spies for decades to send encrypted messages, is being resurrected for the war in Ukraine
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Aircraft altimeter retrofits

SARC - Tue, 10/05/2022 - 06:45
The United States' Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will meet on Wednesday with telecom and airline industry officials in a push to retrofit and ultimately replace some airplane radio altimeters that could face interference from C-Band 5G wireless services
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Sherwood Tools available

SARC - Tue, 10/05/2022 - 06:45
The work that Rob Sherwood NC0B has contributed to the public over the past decade is unique and an amazing service to hams worldwide. I’m talking about, of course, his summary Table of receive bench tests published at this Sherwood Engineering website
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Radio hams provide public service communications

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
Fox23 News TV report about the amateur radio operators who helped keep cyclists safe during Tour de Tulsa
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EDR recognizes problem of ageing hobby

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
The board of Denmark's amateur radio national society have released their report for May. They say we old people must do more to get those aged under 40 to take up amateur radio
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Brazil tackles polluting solar panel installations

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
Solar Panel installations can cause considerable RF pollution. In Brazil the National Institute of Metrology, Standardization and Industrial Quality (INMETRO) has introduced new regulations to tackle this growing problem
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Canadian amateurs to use special prefixes for Platinum Jubilee

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
Canada's radio amateurs will be using the prefixes XK, XJ, VG and VX from May 15 to July 14 to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II
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ICQPodcast Episode 376 - Buying Handy Talkies - New or Secondhand

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
In this episode, Martin Butler (M1MRB) is joined by Chris Howard (M0TCH), Frank Howell (K4FMH), Bill Barnes (WC3B) and Leslie Butterfield (G0CIB) to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin (M6BOY) rounds up the news in brief and in the episode's feature Handy Talkies, New or Secondhand
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ARRL Forum at Hamvention will include FCC Enforcement Bureau's Lark Hadley, KA4A

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Enforcement Bureau Regional Director Lark Hadley, KA4A, will participate in an ARRL-sponsored forum at Dayton Hamvention® on Saturday, May 21, 2022
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IRTS Study Guide

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
The tutors of the NSWLC have been very busy rewriting the IRTS Course Guide into the new IRTS Study Guide compliant with the new Irish HAREC exam structure and syllabus
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End-of-contract notifications driving better deals for customers

SARC - Mon, 09/05/2022 - 08:45
More people are taking out new contracts and securing better deals with their broadband provider after being reminded their contract is up, according to new Ofcom research
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QSO Today - John Raydo, K0IZ

SARC - Sun, 08/05/2022 - 09:15
John Raydo, K0IZ, had a great mentor at the beginning of his ham radio story that laid the foundation for John’s approach to operating amateur radio and building radio equipment from scratch
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The Australian radio amateur who talks to Astronauts

SARC - Sun, 08/05/2022 - 09:15
In 2019 TV broadcaster 7News interviewed radio amateur Tony Hutchison VK5ZAI who has been communicating with astronauts for over 30 years
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Does your club engage with the wider community?

SARC - Sun, 08/05/2022 - 09:15
QNews-VK discusses how clubs can engage with more people and the wider community
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Eight-year-old one of the youngest hams in Arkansas

SARC - Sun, 08/05/2022 - 09:15
On April 29 Silas Kriner, aged 8, passed his amateur radio exam, he is now waiting for FCC to issue his license permitting up to 1,500 watts output
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Foundations of Amateur Radio

SARC - Sat, 07/05/2022 - 09:30
In our hobby we regularly invoke line of sight when we discuss the VHF and higher bands. It's a simple concept to help describe when two transceivers can hear each other
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Sunday YOTA deadline

SARC - Sat, 07/05/2022 - 09:30
This Sunday, 8 May, is the deadline for young radio amateurs to apply to represent their country and national society at this year’s Youngsters on the Air, or YOTA, summer camp
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RSGB Convention

SARC - Sat, 07/05/2022 - 09:30
We're delighted that we will be holding an in-person Convention on 7-9 October at Kents Hill Park Training and Conference, Milton Keynes. We’re looking forward to meeting up again
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Youth Working Group visit CARS Nicosia HQ

SARC - Sat, 07/05/2022 - 09:30
The IARU Region 1 Youth Working Group were recently invited by the Cyprus Amateur Radio Society (CARS) into their Nicosia Headquarters
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