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Kenwood ham radio transceiver in Die Hard movie

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
ARRL have made available an article on the vintage movie Die Hard that featured an amateur radio transceiver believed to be the Kenwood TH-41BT 144/220/440 MHz HT
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BIRDS-2 constellation CubeSats transported to ISS for August deployment

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
The second generation of CubeSats in the BIRDS constellation now is on board the International Space Station (ISS) and set for deployment in early August using the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) module’s remote manipulator arm
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Opening times at Bergen Broadcaster

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
Close to the city of Bergen in western Norway, the old MW broadcasting transmitter and building from 1938 forms the basis of a museum at Erdal, on Askøy
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19th World ARDF Championships

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
The Korean Amateur Radio League (KARL) will be hosting the IARU World ARDF Championships this year (2018) in the beautiful mountainous and seaside surroundings of Sokcho City, Gangwon Province
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IARU HF Championship logs

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
To help with log cross-checking, the organisers have asked everyone who has operated this weekend in the IARU HF Championship as a competitor to upload their Cabrillo log to the WRTC web site immediately after the contest
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Nunavut operation

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
Mike will be active from Iqaluit, Nunavut as VY0BRR using all modes and all bands except 160m for several months, at least until Xmas 2018
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ShakeMe

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
ARN has launched interactive advertising technology 'ShakeMe' across iHeartRadio, via an audio ad format launched in December last year by Californian tech company AdsWizz
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WRTC 2018

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
cq contest cq test ... The contest has been running for some hours now and the competitors are wrestling each other for points. The bands are "very busy" and finding a free frequency is exhausting
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ACMA 5-year spectrum outlook paper 'disappointing'

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
WIA News reports on the draft 2018-2022 spectrum outlook paper published by the communications regulator ACMA
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VK6WIA NewsWest

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
It’s our NEW AMATEURS week, where we celebrate new, upgraded and returning calls. We’ll also discuss about gear and portable operations. Onno talks QRP and where you need to go, in order to obtain your license
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QSO Today - David Finell - N7LRY

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
David Finell, N7LRY described himself to his future wife as a mad scientist, coming from a ham radio family that encouraged deep learning of the subjects that interested him
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The SARL Winter QRP Contest on Saturday

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
The QRP contests are intended to be fun activities to promote QRP operation between radio amateurs
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IARU HF Championship

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
On behalf of Radio Amateurs of Canada I would like to wish Claude, VE2FK, Frank, VO1HP and Brent, VE9EX, good luck in the IARU HF Championship this weekend. Thank you all for carrying the RAC flag in this contest
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The ZS2 Sprint on Sunday

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
This is a fun activity to promote contacts between radio amateurs in the Eastern Cape and radio amateurs in Southern African countries and is on the air from 14:00 to 15:00 UTC on Sunday 22 July 2018
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Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP

Mon, 16/07/2018 - 10:00
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low levels
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Foundations of Amateur Radio #162

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 09:45
Programming Repeaters ... Revisited. It seems that when you categorically state something, like I did recently, you get emails and feedback, almost immediately, pointing out the folly of your assertion
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Only 24 hours to work the special Y8 call signs

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 09:45
The ex-DDR (East Germany) call-sign group from Y81A through Y89U, not used for 28 years, has been issued especially for the WRTC Championship in Wittenberg, Germany
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Ham Talk Live! from WRTC

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 09:45
Episode 123 of Ham Talk Live! hosted by Neil Rapp WB9VPG covers the World Radiosport Team Championship (WRTC) taking place in Germany
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Tony's 10m Band Report

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 09:45
Well it was good Friday to Sunday but I didn’t have chance to get going. Maybe next week. Most popular DX KH1/KH7Z
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IRTS update proposed 40MHz and 60 MHz band plans

Sun, 15/07/2018 - 09:45
Following an initial survey of Irish radio amateurs and interested parties, the Irish Radio Transmitters Society has now updated their proposed plans for the 40 MHz and 60 MHz bands
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