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Consultation on new ham radio licence for Australia

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
Australia's communications regulator ACMA, is consulting on a new Class Licence that would mean amateurs would no longer have to pay charges and taxes for licence application and renewals
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British Columbia QSO Party 2021 -- UR invited!

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
There's never been a better time to collect some nice wallpaper for the shack wall. Even if BCQP is not your target contest of the weekend, if you hear a BC station calling “CQ BCQP”, contact him/her, find more VE7/VA7s, keep track of the QSOs and send in a log
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Fee free amateur radio licence proposed for VK

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
The Australian radio regulator (ACMA) released a consultation paper this week on proposed changes to the amateur radio service in Australia
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New G0KSC website

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
After the previous site being live for more than 10 years, I have updated the G0KSC website to a new platform which is fully responsive so now works well on mobile and tablet devices
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OFCOM update on VP8 amateur radio licences in British Antarctic Territory, South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
You may be aware that there have recently been some amateur radio licencing difficulties experienced in the Falkland Islands due to new communications legislation being implemented
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First QO-100 satellite contact from Indonesia

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
Indonesia’s national amateur radio society, ORARI, reports on the first contacts from Indonesia via the Qatar-Oscar-100 geostationary satellite transponder
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IARU agrees the first preliminary IARU positions for WRC-23

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
The Chair of IARU Region 1 Spectrum Affairs, Barry Lewis G4SJH, reports the IARU has agreed the first preliminary IARU positions for WRC-23
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Call for Proposals

Sat, 06/02/2021 - 10:30
The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) Program is seeking formal and informal education institutions and organizations, individually or working together, to host an Amateur Radio contact with a crew member on board the ISS
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Turkish airline professional turns amateur radio buff

Fri, 05/02/2021 - 15:15
The Anadolu Agency reports Levent Tamay rediscovered amateur radio when he was suspended from his job due to the pandemic
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Pune’s Maharashtra Education Society launches WebSDR

Fri, 05/02/2021 - 15:15
The Hindustan Times reports radio amateur Vilas Rabde VU2VPR has created a Web-based Software Defined Radio (WebSDR) for school students
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CQ magazine's VHF-Plus Editor

Fri, 05/02/2021 - 15:15
Trent Fleming, N4DTF, of Germantown, Tennessee, has been named CQ magazine's VHF-Plus Editor, CQ Editor Rich Moseson, W2VU announced today
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Iodine Thruster could slow space junk accumulation

Fri, 05/02/2021 - 15:15
For the first time ever, a telecommunications satellite has used an iodine propellant to change its orbit around Earth
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Online Amateur Radio Courses in the UK

Fri, 05/02/2021 - 11:15
Essex Ham have produced a useful page giving brief details and links for online amateur radio training courses for the Foundation, Intermediate and Full exams
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Amateur Radio License fee increase

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
ICASA has informed the SARL that amateur radio Licenses will increase by 3.3%. The new fees are published on the SARL website
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Register now for Free Foundation Online Training course

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
The next free amateur radio Foundation Online training course run by volunteers from Essex Ham starts on February 7
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ICQPodcast - QSO Today Expo

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2021/january/icqpodcast-qso-today-expo.htm
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VHF online VHF/UHF workshop

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
SARL and AMSATSA will join forces on 20 February 2021 to present an online VHF/UHF workshop on the BlueJeans platform
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Jerry Weisskohl, AC4BT

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
Jerry Weisskohl, AC4BT, always had a love of radio and short wave listening
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Calling all clubs

Thu, 04/02/2021 - 12:15
Here is a challenge for you and your club. Phillip ZS6PVT and Danie plan to run a WRARC (ZS6WR) club station in the SARL FM VHF UHF contest on 6 February
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Updated RSGB-Ofcom EMF Calculator

Wed, 03/02/2021 - 10:45
A revised version of the RSGB-Ofcom EMF calculator was released a few days ago, it addressed font/formatting issues
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