SARC

Syndicate content
Latest Amateur Radio News from around the world
Updated: 18 min 12 sec ago

Cambridge students to contact ISS astronaut

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
Ontario's Cambridge Today interviews Scott Mitchell VA3GGT about the planned amateur radio contact between students and astronaut Kjell Lindgren KO5MOS on the International Space Station
Categories: en

Ham Radio for Papua New Guinea

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
On the GoGetFunding site Roly ZL1BQD describes his aim of getting new people licensed as amateur radio operators in the many nations in the Pacific region that have few or no radio amateurs
Categories: en

Radio ham who kickstarted the counterculture movement

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
The UK's Far Out Magazine has published an article about the radio amateur who played a pivotal role in the 1960's counterculture movement - Augustus Owsley Stanley III K6HEN
Categories: en

25th anniversary of International Lighthouse On The Air

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
Humber Fortress Amateur Radio Club (HFDXARC) are proud to have been invited back to Spurn Point Lighthouse by the Yorkshire Wildlife Trust for the 25th International Lighthouse On The Air event on Sat 20th August and Sunday 21st August 2022
Categories: en

Just how good is a tape measure antenna ?

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
Dan Maloney KC1DJT writes on Hackaday about a drawback of tape measure antennas
Categories: en

Dark plasma explosion on the sun

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
Earlier today, the sun hurled a plume of relatively cool, dark plasma into space
Categories: en

HAREC exams

Mon, 15/08/2022 - 08:30
The IRTS Examination Board are pleased to announce that the next HAREC examination will be held on Saturday, the 15th of October 2022 at 11:30, at both the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght, Dublin and the Clayton Silversprings Hotel, CorK
Categories: en

Expo Tickets On Sale Now

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Tickets are on sale now at the QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo website. Click Here to go to ticketing and registration. Use the emailed credentials to test your login before the Expo weekend. The cost is a flat $10.00. We offer a free ticket to students and kids under 18 years of age
Categories: en

Finland's SRAL allows members to choose digital magazine

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Finland's national amateur radio society, SRAL, is giving its members the option of having their magazine emailed to them in digital format instead of paper
Categories: en

QSO Today - Conner Black, W4IPC, and CJ Pokowitz, WW0CJ

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
While many of us 'old timers' may think we know what drives youth interest in amateur radio, a discussion with Conner Black, W4IPC, and CJ Pokowitz, WW0CJ, today's amateur radio youth leaders, may lead us to believe that old timer 'value propositions' for ham radio do not resonate with today's youth
Categories: en

Ham radio emergency comms in trade association mag

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Amateur radio featured in the quarterly magazine SKEF News produced by Sweden's Communications Electronics Entrepreneurs Association (SKEF)
Categories: en

What just happened to Betelgeuse?

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Astronomers have identified a new type of stellar explosion: An SME or 'Surface Mass Ejection.'
Categories: en

SARL HF Digital Contest this afternoon

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
The SARL HF Digital Contest will be on the air from 14:00 to 17:00 UTC this afternoon
Categories: en

Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Yesterday the club held its Annual General Meeting. Thank you to the outgoing team; welcome to the incoming team and keep up the great work to those continuing
Categories: en

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Sun, 14/08/2022 - 08:15
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels
Categories: en

New RadCom team

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 08:45
We announced earlier in the year that RadCom Managing Editor, Elaine Richards, G4LFM, was planning to retire after leading the RadCom team for 14 years. Very soon after that announcement, we had to come to terms with the sad and sudden news that RadCom Technical Editor, Giles Read, G1MFG, had passed away
Categories: en

Foundations of Amateur Radio

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 08:45
The American Radio Relay League or ARRL is one of the oldest amateur associations on Earth
Categories: en

Simultaneous operations of APRS and Voice Repeater now a reality on ISS

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 08:45
ARISS is pleased to announce that starting August 11, simultaneous operations of the ARISS Voice Repeater and digital APRS communications on the International Space Station (ISS) is now a reality
Categories: en

Upcoming ham radio conventions emphasize learning and youth

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 08:45
Two major ham radio events in August will host Division Conventions for ARRL The National Association for Amateur Radio
Categories: en

MFJ to celebrate 50th anniversary

Sat, 13/08/2022 - 08:45
MFJ Enterprises, an amateur radio electronics manufacturer and retailer, will celebrate 50 years in business this October
Categories: en