Space Weather report a sunspot on the sun's eastern limb is crackling with powerful X-class solar flares
John, KL7JR, is once again requesting that if you or any of your radio friends, SWL or Ham operators, have worked or heard any Arctic or Antarctic stations, he would love to hear from you for his monthly Arctic and Antarctic DX column
AMSAT Hamvention activities and displays are planned to take place in the Ball Arena, and outside in the Satellite Demonstration Area just outside the Ball Arena entrance
The North Texas e-News reports the Grayson County Amateur Radio Club (GCARC) will be hosting a special event radio station, W5I, in honor of Armed Forces Day on Saturday, May 18
The digital version of the June issue of QST is now available to ARRL members. The digital edition includes many features not available in the print version, such as:
- Watch video overviews of the following shack accessories:
- ACOM 1500 HF and 6 meter amplifier.
- Elecraft KAT 500 automatic antenna tuner.
- Array Solutions AS-419 switched band-pass filters.
Every issue of QST is filled with the news...
Quite a good week and as usual better at the weekend. A variety of calls topped each day, but VK9NT (Norfolk Is.) was always there about along with loads of others, E20WXA (Bangkok), A35UD (Tonga), 7Q7FOC (Malawi), FO/KH0PR (French Polynesia) to but a few
Due to E-mail pressure from our ex-pats in Australia and New Zealand, GB70DAM will be operational on CW on Thursday 16th at 1300 UTC on the DX section of the 40mtr Band for at least one hour +- pileup
The 2013 AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium will start late afternoon on Friday, July 19 and will run through until the afternoon on Sunday, July 21 at the Holiday Inn, Guildford, UK. A number of keynote presentations have already been arranged for the Colloquium. These include Alistair Scott, the President of the British Interplanetary Society
Frequencies have been announced for the new Ham Radio Digital TV transmitter that will transmit from the ISS in the amateur radio 2400 MHz band
About 250 contesters will attend the Contest University (CTU) USA this coming Thursday (May 16) in Dayton, Ohio. Starting at 8:00 AM EDT there will be a live webcast available from the CTU website
The Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society activated the Stock Windmill on the 11th and 12th of May 2013 for Windmills On The Air
According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 5th-May, through Sunday, 12th-May there were 228 countries active
In July 1898, the first reporting by wireless of a sporting event took place in Dublin Bay during the Kingstown Yacht Regatta
Weekly IOTA (Islands On The Air) News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin
Whilst many clubs were operating for Windmills On The Air, Essex-based Dengie Hundred Amateur Radio Society were busy operating from a historic World War I aerodrome, as part of the Stow Maries Fly In weekend
On Saturday May 18th, Chris EI7KE/DL9YEL plans to activate Hook Lighthouse Co. Wexford on 40m around 7.130MHz and 20m near 14.313MHz (Intermar-Net) from 8 UTC until 17 UTC if batteries allow
A look back at events that made history this week - compiled by the Summerland Amateur Radio Club of Lismore, NSW