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  • [Going QRT] E51AND – Rarotonga

    E51AND will QRT in two weeks and move off-island in December. Logs from October 2013 onwards have been uploaded to Club Log and LoTW, but requests for DIRECT QSLs need to be received by the end of November 2017. With up to 30 days transit time for mail, requests should be sent by 1st NOVEMBER […]

  • H44MS – Malaita Island, OC-047

    Bernhard, DL2GAC will be active from Malaita Island, Solomon Islands beginning October 18th and staying there until the end of November 2017. QRV as H44MS; 160-6m SSB. QSL via H/c. […]

  • V31WB – Belize

    Doug, WB5TKI will be active from Captain Morgan’s Retreat, Belize as V31WB between October 21-28. QRV on 20-10m; SSB, CW & FT8. QSL via H/c. […]

  • YJ0JA – Vanuatu

    Tom, JA1VND Will be active from Port Vila, Vanuatu as YJ0JA between November 15-20 2017. QRV holiday style on 160-10m.CW SSB&RTTY. QSL via Buro Direct & LoTW. […]

  • S21ZDC – Bangladesh IOTA DXpedition

    NEWS UPDATE @ 0700Z – Last 24 hours of operation from Bhola Island, AS-140. Tomorrow the team move to St. Martin’s Island, AS-127. OCTOBER 13 — Activity started from AS-140 with S21ED and S21TV callsigns. S21ZDC became active on 13th October. AS-127 activity on schedule for October 21st. SEPTEMBER 28 – It is with great sadness […]


  • A25A Botswana

    Andre NJ0F will be active from Botswana 20 October to 5 November 2017 as A25A. Active on HF Bands including activity in CQWW DX SSB Contest.   QSL via NJ0F direct only. […]

  • E44WE Palestine [Update]

    18 October 2017 Date: 18 to 29 October 2017  ************************** 10 April 2017 Janusz SP9FIH Announcement: “I got the license E44WE valid for one year. Probably few operations will take place during coming year. Please watch for me on radio amateur bands.” web site: http://www.e4.dxpeditions.org/ &nbs […]

  • FJ/AI5P & FJ/N0KV Saint Barthelemy Island NA-146

    AI5P, N0KV, W0ZA and WD0E will be active from Saint Barthelemy Island, IOTA NA-146, 17 to 26 October 2017 as FJ/AI5P and FJ/N0KV. Active on 80 – 10m in CW, SSB, RTTY and also via amateur radio satellites. QSL info: FJ/AI5P via AI5P. FJ/N0KV via N0KV, LOTW. &nbs […]

  • 3Y0Z Bouvet Island, Press Release #9

    18 October 2017 Press Release #9 After over 10 years of dreaming and 2 years of rigorous planning, we have turned a page. Our team is intact and ready.  We have 17,000 pounds of equipment.  It has been tested, sorted, inventoried and packed into our 40-foot sea container.  We have discussed all conceivable contingencies, including rough [... […]

  • 7P8AO Lesotho

    “Pista HA5AO will return to Lesotho as a volunteer to a local community group. Look for 7P8AO, October 16 – 28, 2017. He plans to operate 10 – 40m, CW, RTTY and FT8 when not at work; log and OQRS at HA5AO.com The primary purpose of this trip is to conduct training classes for young [... […]

 

  • SDRuno v1.2 BETA Sneak Peek

    SDRplay is a UK company. The RSP SDR receivers are made in the UK and can be purchased for worldwide delivery directly from http://www.sdrplay.com  &nbs […]

  • David Trachtenberg, N4WWL, Confirmed as Principal Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Policy

    The US Senate today confirmed ARRL member David Trachtenberg, N4WWL, of Burke, Virginia, as the next Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Trachtenberg, 60, is the president and CEO of Shortwaver Consulting LLC, a national security consultancy. He is National Planning Coordinator and Northeast Division Director for USAF MARS, and is active in […]

  • New Ham Bands Spring to Life; Veteran LF Experimenter Denied Amateur Access to 2200 Meters

    Photo:VO1NA Amateur Radio’s two newest bands came to life on Friday the 13th. Both 630 meters (472-479 kHz) and 2200 meters (135.7-137.8 kHz) bands now are available to radio amateurs who have notified the Utilities Technology Council (UTC) of their intention to operate and did not hear anything back during the ensuing 30 days. “Many […]

  • FT-8 Digital Mode Has Taken Over The HF Bands!

    “Finally got my antenna back up today, decided to take a browse through the bands. There is a ton of FT-8 to be had on all the HF bands. Don’t let the title fool you, there is plenty of SSB/CW on the bands too. I like FT-8, and all the other digital modes on HF. […]

  • AMSAT-UK Colloquium Talks – New Videos

    Videos of the presentations given at the AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium, which was held as part of the RSGB Convention in Milton Keynes, October 14-15, are being made available on YouTube. The first of the videos is ‘An introduction to Amateur satellites’ by David Johnson G4DPZ and Carlos Eavis G3VHF. The PDF of the slides is here. Other presentations are expected to […]

 

  • California Fire Situation Improves

    San Francisco Section District Emergency Coordinator Len Gwinn, WA6KLK, in the Redwood Valley told ARRL this week that Amateur Radio volunteers in Mendocino and Lake counties have stood down, and things are “kind of back to normal, in that no emergency stations are being operated.” Gwinn, who spent more than 3 decades with Cal Fire and a few more years as a volunteer, said the sound of the wild... […]

  • Focus on Emergency Communication at Pacificon 2017

    Emergency communication will be a prominent part of the program at Pacificon 2017, the ARRL Pacific Division Convention, October 20-22 in San Ramon, California, sponsored by the Mount Diablo Amateur Radio Club.National SATERN Liaison Bill Feist, WB8BZH, will speak on Saturday and Sunday. The Saturday session will cover “SATERN and Amateur Radio Emergency Communications in the 21st Century,” whi... […]

  • “Force of 50” Volunteers’ Puerto Rico Hurricane Recovery Mission Ends

    The 22 “Force of 50” radio amateurs who deployed to Puerto Rico earlier this month as American Red Cross volunteers have ended their mission and will be back on the US mainland by week’s end. They had been in Puerto Rico for about 3 weeks. “The Force of 50 volunteers demonstrated an extraordinary range of skills possessed by this accomplished team,” said ARRL CEO Tom Gallagher, NY2RF. “There wa... […]

  • David Trachtenberg, N4WWL, Confirmed as Principal Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Policy

    The US Senate today confirmed ARRL member David Trachtenberg, N4WWL, of Burke, Virginia, as the next Principal Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy. Trachtenberg, 60, is the president and CEO of Shortwaver Consulting LLC, a national security consultancy. He is National Planning Coordinator and Northeast Division Director for USAF MARS, and is active in the Pentagon Amateur Radio Club (P... […]

  • New Ham Bands Spring to Life; Veteran LF Experimenter Denied Amateur Access to 2200 Meters

    Amateur Radio’s two newest bands came to life on Friday the 13th. Both 630 meters (472-479 kHz) and 2200 meters (135.7-137.8 kHz) bands now are available to radio amateurs who have notified the Utilities Technology Council (UTC) of their intention to operate and did not hear anything back during the ensuing 30 days.“Many of us filed notices with the Utilities Technology Council on September 15,... […]

 

 

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