Current Ham Radio News

 

Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Videos of the talks given at the Open Source Cubesat Workshop 2019 held in Athens Conservatoire, Greece are now available on YouTube

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/34pmVe0 November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/cubesat-satellite-talks-now-online.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – GHz-Europe reports on November 8, Rudi OE5VRL and Gerald OE2IGL made the first-ever 134 and 241 GHz contacts in Austria

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2qLNQCm November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/first-134-and-241-ghz-qso-in-austria.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The USKA say aging of the membership of Germany’s amateur radio society DARC is well advanced and threatens to reduce the number of members significantly within a few years

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/37Izzan November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/germanys-darc-faces-an-aging-membership.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Radio amateurs have been asked to listen out for any emissions in the 50-54 MHz band from the 48 MHz Tropospheric Doppler Radar Wind Profiler (TDRWP) at the NASA Kennedy Space Center (KSC)

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2XNxoNX November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/nasa-radar-tests–radio-hams-asked-to-help.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – To help broadband companies upgrade customers to faster broadband products more efficiently, Ofcom has today proposed changes to certain regulations requiring Openreach to install new broadband connections within a set timeframe

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2XP7QjK November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/proposed-changes-to-quality-of-service-regulation-of-openreach.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The Shropshire Star reports on a ‘Ham radio’ enthusiast who celebrated 50 years on the airwaves by taking part in an international competition at the weekend

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/34waZaJ November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/radio-amateurs-half-century-on-the-air.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Ofcom has opened an application window for Short-term restricted service licence applicants hoping to broadcast on any dates between Monday 20 April 2020 and Tuesday 26 May 2020 inclusive

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2DioApY November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/short-term-restricted-service-licences.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Episode 215 of the amateur radio podcast SolderSmoke is now available

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2KRJVKT November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/soldersmoke-podcast–regen-madness.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The QSO BANAT Association YO2KQT is happy to announce an open contest to promote FT8 activity on the 144 and 430 MHz amateur radio bands

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2De7WI9 November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/vhf-uhf-ft8-activity.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Here are the results of the ZS5 Sprint and the SARL VHF/UHF Digital Contest

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2QOwFL3 November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/sarl-contest-results.htm


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Christian, who writes: Thomas: the new Eton Elite Mini is on sale for $19.99 plus free shipping from Amazon.com. This is the latest in Eton’s series of “mini” radios. If you’re looking for a nice stocking stuffer radio, this is a great one! If you already own a previous […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2XXIss9 November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/radio-deal-eton-elite-mini-19-99-shipped/


Current ham radio news

After looking at the Eton Elite Mini sale Christian shared, I discovered that the Retekess V115 is currently $14.00 shipped on Amazon “for a limited time.” Click here to read our previous reviews of this radio. The V-115 makes for a great portable broadcast receiver/recorder and has very pleasant audio–certainly a benchmark performer in the […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2rvJ6AB November 26, 2019 at 07:09AM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/radio-deal-retekess-v115-14-00-shipped-on-amazon/


Current ham radio news

ARRL -President Rick Roderick, K5UR, and members of the ARRL Board’s Executive Committee undertook a round of visits to FCC Headquarters in Washington on November 4 and 5. Topics focused on a number of pressing amateur radio-related issues. In addition to Roderick, members of the ARRL contingent included Atlantic Division Director Tom Abernethy, W3TOM; New England Division Director Fred Hopengarten, …

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2pTf9KB November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/president-rick-roderick-k5ur-heads-arrl-group-on-fcc-visits


Current ham radio news

President Rick Roderick, K5UR, and members of the ARRL Board’s Executive Committee undertook a round of visits to FCC Headquarters in Washington on November 4 and 5. Topics focused on a number of pressing amateur radio-related issues. In addition to Roderick, members of the ARRL contingent included Atlantic Division Director Tom Abernethy, W3TOM; New England Division Director Fred Hopengarten, …

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2pTf9KB November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/president-rick-roderick-k5ur-heads-arrl-group-on-fcc-visits


Current ham radio news

By Jari Perkiomaki OH6BG I am happy to announce a new service which offers 18,000+ propagationcharts for you to explore how signals propagated between twouser-selected ITU zones in 2018. The raw spot dataset was received fromHamSci, including approximately 8 billion FT8 spots that were collectedfrom sources such as PSK Reporter during the entire year of […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/35yL5Dd November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed https://dx-world.net/propagation-visualized-with-ft8-data/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=propagation-visualized-with-ft8-data


Current ham radio news

ARRL -The WSJT Development Group, which just this week announced the release of WSJT-X version 2.1.1, has now issued a second bug-fix release, version 2.1.2. WSJT-X is the free software suite that includes the FT4 and FT8 protocols. According to the developers, an error in the code broke the WSJT-X rig control features for certain Icom radios. The Release Notes detail program changes made since WSJT-…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/37HC8cm November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/wsjt-x-development-group-announces-second-bug-fix-release-wsjt-x-version-2-1-2


Current ham radio news

The WSJT Development Group, which just this week announced the release of WSJT-X version 2.1.1, has now issued a second bug-fix release, version 2.1.2. WSJT-X is the free software suite that includes the FT4 and FT8 protocols. According to the developers, an error in the code broke the WSJT-X rig control features for certain Icom radios. The Release Notes detail program changes made since WSJT-…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/37HC8cm November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/wsjt-x-development-group-announces-second-bug-fix-release-wsjt-x-version-2-1-2


Current ham radio news

Eric, KV1J will be again active from Miquelon as FP/KV1J during June 30 to July 14, 2020. QRV on 160-10m SSB, RTTY, CW & FT8/FT4. Participation in the IARU contest. QSL via home call, LoTW.

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2tCdfgI November 26, 2019 at 05:39PM
via RSS Feed https://dx-world.net/fp-kv1j-st-pierre-miquelon/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=fp-kv1j-st-pierre-miquelon


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Paul Evans (W4/VP9KF), who notes that HRO’s Black Friday sale features the Icom IC-7300 for $899.95 after rebates. That’s the lowest price I’ve seen on the IC-7300!  Thanks for the tip, Paul! Click here to view this deal at Ham Radio Outlet. Check out all of our holiday sales […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/35A2Thd November 26, 2019 at 07:49PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/radio-deal-hro-black-friday-sale-icom-ic-7300-899-95-after-rebates/


Current ham radio news

Many thanks to SWLing Post contributor, Robert Gulley (K4PKM), who notes that HRO’s Black Friday sale also features one of his favorite full-featured mobile HF rigs: the Yaesu FT-891 for $589.95. Click here to view this deal at Ham Radio Outlet. Check out all of our holiday sales tips by bookmarking the tag  Black Friday Radios […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2XQHqy3 November 26, 2019 at 07:49PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/radio-deal-hro-black-friday-sale-yaesu-ft-891-589-95/


Current ham radio news

From the Isle of Music, December 1-7: This week our special guest is Ricardo Oropesa, who will discuss the new album by Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro, Para Siempre Embale with us. We will also enjoy some tasty charanga by Orquesta Original de Manzanillo. The broadcasts take place: 1. For Eastern Europe but audible well beyond […]

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/34qoM2j November 26, 2019 at 07:49PM
via RSS Feed https://swling.com/blog/2019/11/ftiom-ubmp-december-1-7/


Current ham radio news

World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, wrapped up on Friday, November 22. The month-long event, sponsored by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), was the largest ever, with some 3,300 delegates in attendance. ITU has posted the provisional WRC-19 Final Acts on its website as a 567-page PDF. The WRC-19 Final Acts will take effect on January 21, 2…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2P0ghVp November 26, 2019 at 07:49PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/world-radiocommunication-conference-2019-concludes


Current ham radio news


Current ham radio news

The FCC has invited comments on a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM), that would allow AM broadcasters to transmit an all-digital signal using the HD Radio in-band on-channel (IBOC) mode, known as MA3.1

“We tentatively conclude that a voluntary transition to all-digital broadcasting has the potential to benefit AM stations and provide improved AM service to the listening public,” the FCC said….

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2OpXF1P November 26, 2019 at 07:49PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/fcc-invites-comments-on-digital-am-broadcasting-proposal


Current ham radio news

ARRL –Orlando HamCation® 2020 visitors in February will be able to navigate the convention with ARRL’s free mobile event app, ARRL Events. First introduced for the Dayton Hamvention® in May 2019, the app received extremely positive reviews from users. ARRL has partnered with Orlando HamCation and Dayton Hamvention to re-introduce the app for these 2020 events.

“The user-friendly event app will help co…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33ouyju November 26, 2019 at 09:49PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/arrl-events-app-will-support-orlando-hamcation-attendees


Current ham radio news

Orlando HamCation® 2020 visitors in February will be able to navigate the convention with ARRL’s free mobile event app, ARRL Events. First introduced for the Dayton Hamvention® in May 2019, the app received extremely positive reviews from users. ARRL has partnered with Orlando HamCation and Dayton Hamvention to re-introduce the app for these 2020 events.

“The user-friendly event app will help co…

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33ouyju November 26, 2019 at 09:49PM
via RSS Feed http://www.arrl.org/news/view/arrl-events-app-will-support-orlando-hamcation-attendees


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/37GMJVi November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/iota/darc/index.htm#.Xd41DRTgrIU


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – AMSAT will be at the Superstition Amateur Radio Club’s ‘Superstition Superfest’ hamfest on the morning of Saturday, 7 December 2019

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/33o6g9p November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/amsat-at-superstition-superfest-hamfest.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – At its December 12 open meeting, the FCC will consider adopting a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that proposes to remove the amateur radio 9-centimeter allocation at 3.3 – 3.5 GHz

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2pYMAeO November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/arrl-to-oppose-proposal-to-eliminate-3-3-3-5-ghz-amateur-allocation.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The European Radio Amateurs’ Organization announces a new party on the air, this time with the motto: ‘catching Christmas stations’

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2OKlLmS November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/eurao-catching-christmas-stations.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Major changes to the Falklands Islands Communications Laws have been announced by the Falklands Islands Communications Regulator

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2QUrwB7 November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/five-megs-for-the-falklands.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – Loughton and Epping Forest Amateur Radio Society ( LEFARS ) will be running a one-day Intermediate Practical Assessment Course (2019 Syllabus) only followed by an optional IL Exam on Saturday 14th of December at the alternative LEFARS exam centre in Chingford, London E4 (Overground nearby). Two places are still available

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/34qrS6z November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/intermediate-exam-and-or-assessment-opportunity-in-london.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – The Cayman Compass reports amateur radio operators competed for two days straight on the weekend of November 23/2

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2sgL7kE November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/press-report-on-cayman-islands-radio-hams.htm


Current ham radio news

Southgate ARC – In 2020, the Polish Amateur Radio Union PZK celebrates its 90th anniversary. To celebrate this anniversary, the SP Old Timers Club announces a competition for memories of amateur radio

via Current ham radio news https://ift.tt/2pQGFrY November 27, 2019 at 06:05AM
via RSS Feed http://www.southgatearc.org/news/2019/november/recollections-of-early-ham-radio-in-poland-requested.htm

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