Current Ham Radio News

 

Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The WIA Annual Conference is only six months away and it will be held in Hobart Tasmania over the 8th to 10th May 2020

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2DdAjpE November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/gather-here.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – After an epic move a few months ago, M0HFC ‘HFDXARC’ is now open for visitors. To celebrate this we are having an Open Day on Sat 30th Nov, 10:00hrs – 16:00hrs

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2D9y06X November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/hfdxarc-open-day.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Astronomers monitoring the skies for an outburst of alpha Monocerotid meteors on Nov. 22nd were surprised when their cameras filled instead with an outburst of satellites

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2scKx7D November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/starlink-satellites-photobomb-a-meteor-shower.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Zetron’s ACOM Command and Control system has been selected to provide communications solutions to and between Australia’s research stations in Antarctica

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2OH1iiK November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/aa-radio-services–zetron-to-provide-antarctic-consoles.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Happy 2nd Anniversary, AMSAT-OSCAR 91 At 09:47:36 UTC on November 18, 2017, RadFxSat (Fox-1B) launched on a Delta II rocket from SLC-2W at Vandenberg Air Force Base and became AMSAT-OSCAR 91

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33eIwo7 November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/amsat-oscar-91.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – This week’s SARL News report that at the Council meeting held on Tuesday 12 November, the resignation of Glynn Chamberlain, ZS6GLN as National Director of SARL Hamnet and as a Councillor was accepted

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2OEcehh November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/changes-in-sarl-hamnet-leadership.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – In an IARU News Release by Dave Sumner, K1ZZ and posted by Rick Lindquist, WW1ME on November 18 via the ARRL-IARU@groups.arrl.org list he reports that the Plenary session to approve texts to be included in the Final Acts was scheduled to end at noon Thursday, November 21 and delegates at WRC-19 faced a daunting workload as the conferees tried to reach consensus on several remaining issues including the agenda for the next WRC

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2D83avJ November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/proposed-fcc-auction-of-c-band-increases-competition-for-allocations.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Clark Stewart, W8TN, started in amateur radio over 55 years ago, and has worked every country but North Korea

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2qwf28d November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/qso-today-w8tn.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The NRRL report on a major upgrade to the amateur radio contest station LA8W located in Rakkestad, Norway

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2rhlPTd November 24, 2019 at 08:20AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/upgrading-of-la8w-contest-station.htm


Current ham radio news

Review

VHF

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

What is P25? P25 is a standard for the manufacturing of interoperable digital two-way wireless communications products. Sometimes also known as Pr… Read more

ICOM IC-SAT100

ICOM IC-SAT100

Icom’s IC-SAT100 allows users around the world to communicate with a group of PTT radios at the push of a button. To do this, the IC-SAT100 utilizes I… Read more

Antenna

News

The post MFJ-1846 Hex Beam Fights Mother Nature and Almost Wins appeared first on QRZ NOW – Ham Radio News.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33eSaY3 November 24, 2019 at 10:32AM
via RSS Feed https://qrznow.com/mfj-1846-hex-beam-fights-mother-nature-and-almost-wins/


Current ham radio news

Neil, G0RNU will be active as 6Y/G0RNU from Jamaica, IOTA NA – 097, 4 – 17 February 2020.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33i6tLc November 24, 2019 at 12:35PM
via RSS Feed https://dxnews.com/6yg0rnu/


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Dan Robinson, who notes this is the first time he’s seen a  Winradio G39DDCe ‘Excelsior’ on eBay. The asking price is a steep $1,999.99 shipped. That may seem like a high price but, new, these retail for well over $4,000 US. The  Excelsior is an uncompromising, benchmark wideband receiver.  […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/37AnqEg November 24, 2019 at 12:35PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/ebay-dan-spots-a-winradio-g39ddce-excelsior-wideband-sdr-radio-receiver/


Current ham radio news

Review

VHF

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

What is P25? P25 is a standard for the manufacturing of interoperable digital two-way wireless communications products. Sometimes also known as Pr… Read more

ICOM IC-SAT100

ICOM IC-SAT100

Icom’s IC-SAT100 allows users around the world to communicate with a group of PTT radios at the push of a button. To do this, the IC-SAT100 utilizes I… Read more

Antenna

News

The post MFJ-1846 Hex Beam Fights Mother Nature and Almost Wins appeared first on QRZ NOW – Ham Radio News.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33eSaY3 November 24, 2019 at 02:51PM
via RSS Feed https://qrznow.com/mfj-1846-hex-beam-fights-mother-nature-and-almost-wins/


Current ham radio news

Jon, EA1VE will be active as HC2/EA1VE from Puna Island, IOTA SA – 034, Ecuador, in January 2020.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/34c8KZP November 24, 2019 at 02:51PM
via RSS Feed https://dxnews.com/hc2-ea1ve/


Current ham radio news

Jon EA1VE informs that he be active from Puná Island SA-034 as HC2/EA1VE in January 2020. Dates to be announced. QRV on HF bands.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2Db9aDI November 24, 2019 at 02:51PM
via RSS Feed https://dx-world.net/hc2-ea1ve-puna-island-sa-034/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=hc2-ea1ve-puna-island-sa-034


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Ed, who writes: SWLing Post readers might be interested in hearing this BBC World Service radio documentary about a political tech art project that uses visible light beam voice comms across the Mexico<>U.S. border to bridge communities. There’s a website that explains how it all works. I guess ~500 […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2QT3Zkd November 24, 2019 at 02:51PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/500-terahertz-border-crossing-light-bridge/


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, David Iurescia (LW4DAF), who shares the following announcement from Radio Romania International: Dear friends, RRI continues its traditional polling of listeners on short wave, the Internet and social media, with a new challenge that, we hope, you will find interesting. We would like to ask you which person you […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/35wYcVr November 24, 2019 at 02:51PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/rris-personality-of-the-year-2019/


Current ham radio news

ARRL -NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC) will be testing an improved waveform on the 48-MHz Tropospheric Doppler Radar Wind Profiler (TDRWP) from Monday, November 25 through Sunday, December 2. The purpose of the test is to improve the instrument’s resolution and still operate within the assigned bandwidth.

The TDRWP is used to assess and evaluate upper-level winds for launches from KSC and Cape Canavera…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2DfQkLK November 24, 2019 at 11:25PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/kennedy-space-center-testing-improved-wind-profiler-seeks-assistance-from-hams


Current ham radio news

NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC) will be testing an improved waveform on the 48-MHz Tropospheric Doppler Radar Wind Profiler (TDRWP) from Monday, November 25 through Sunday, December 2. The purpose of the test is to improve the instrument’s resolution and still operate within the assigned bandwidth.

The TDRWP is used to assess and evaluate upper-level winds for launches from KSC and Cape Canavera…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2DfQkLK November 24, 2019 at 11:25PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/kennedy-space-center-testing-improved-wind-profiler-seeks-assistance-from-hams


Current ham radio news

Review

VHF

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

ICOM 2019 P25 CAP

What is P25? P25 is a standard for the manufacturing of interoperable digital two-way wireless communications products. Sometimes also known as Pr… Read more

ICOM IC-SAT100

ICOM IC-SAT100

Icom’s IC-SAT100 allows users around the world to communicate with a group of PTT radios at the push of a button. To do this, the IC-SAT100 utilizes I… Read more

Antenna

News

The post MFJ-1846 Hex Beam Fights Mother Nature and Almost Wins appeared first on QRZ NOW – Ham Radio News.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33eSaY3 November 25, 2019 at 05:40AM
via RSS Feed https://qrznow.com/mfj-1846-hex-beam-fights-mother-nature-and-almost-wins/

RSS Feed

If New feed item from http://www.rssmix.com/u/9447993/rss.xml, then Add to daily digest sent to mtw@charter.net at 7AM

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s