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IARU Welcomes Member-Society for St. Kitts & Nevis

ARRL - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 1:19pm

The International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) has welcomed the St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla Amateur Radio Society (SKNAARS) as its newest member-society. IARU member-societies on May 28 completed voting on the proposed admission of SKNAARS to the IARU to represent St. Kitts & Nevis.

SKNAARS does not claim to represent Anguilla, which is already represented in the IARU by the Anguilla Amateur Radio So...

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Ham Radio demonstration this weekend - Community journal

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/21/2018 - 1:04am

Terre Haute Tribune Star

Ham Radio demonstration this weekend
Community journal
In those cases, the one consistent service that has never failed has been Amateur Radio. These radio operators, often called “hams,” provide backup communication for everything from the American Red Cross to FEMA and even for the International Space ...
Radio enthusiasts to conduct disaster communication drills this weekendTerre Haute Tribune Star

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Radio ham reaches the world — without the internet - The Daily Advertiser

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 6:50pm

The Daily Advertiser

Radio ham reaches the world — without the internet
The Daily Advertiser
“I think ham radio just dials it back a couple of notches,” said Ancelet, 41. ... Ancelet and members of the Acadiana Amateur Radio Association participate Saturday in Field Day, an annual event sponsored by the American Radio Relay League. For 24 ...
See ham radio operators in action during American Radio Relay League's Field DayPress-Enterprise
Ham radio groups set for national Field DayReading Eagle
Amateur radio club offering opportunity to learn about being a ham radio operatorKdminer
Victoria Advocate -East Bay Times -Lynchburg News and Advance -ARRL
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Ham radio operator talks about Field Day - The Daily Advertiser

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 5:24pm

The Daily Advertiser

Ham radio operator talks about Field Day
The Daily Advertiser
... but don't have a login? Activate your digital access. Ham radio operator talks about Field Day. CLOSE. Chris Ancelet, president of the Acadiana Amateur Radio Association, talks about Field Day, an annual emergency exercise. Herman Fuselier.

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KX9X Wins the June QST Cover Plaque Award

ARRL - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 2:11pm

The winning article for the June 2018 QST Cover Plaque award is “Get on the Satellites for ARRL Field Day” by Sean Kutzko, KX9X. The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the July issue today.

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Broadcaster to Transmit Field Day Greetings in MFSK64

ARRL - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 2:08pm
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Illinois Valley Radio Association hosts ham radio emergency event - LaSalle News Tribune

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 2:02pm

LaSalle News Tribune

Illinois Valley Radio Association hosts ham radio emergency event
LaSalle News Tribune
The program starts early Saturday and ends at 1 p.m. Sunday. If interested in amateur radio, call (815) 925-7371. Those involved with the activity will operate with portable radios, antennas and emergency power to make contact with ham radio operators ...

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ARISS-Russia Testing Undeployed CubeSats from ISS

ARRL - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 1:55pm

ARISS-Russia is making FM transmissions on June 20 and 21 from two of its Tanusha series of CubeSats, now aboard the International Space Station. Russia’s ARISS organization has been developing the spacecraft in collaboration with Southwest State University in Kursk.

Two earlier Tanusha CubeSats were hand-deployed by cosmonauts last August and are performing cluster flight experiments through co...

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Experiments Look to Leverage Low-Latency HF to Shave Microseconds off Trade Times

ARRL - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 12:41pm

Experimental operations now under way on HF appear aimed at leveraging low-latency HF propagation to shave microseconds from futures market trades and gain a competitive edge in a field where millionths of a second can mean winning or losing. Bloomberg on June 18 reported on a secretive antenna facility near Maple Park, in Kane County, Illinois, and speculated that futures traders might be look...

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Ham radio operators to hold Field Day this weekend - Gaston Gazette

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 9:25am

Ham radio operators to hold Field Day this weekend
Gaston Gazette
Field Day 2018 is an exercise for Amateur Radio (Ham) Operators in the United States in Canada and is sponsored by the American Radio Relay League of Newington, Conneticut. Gaston County Amateur Radio Society (GCARS), Gaston Area Amateur ...

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Hamming it up with SCV radio club - Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 9:12pm

Santa Clarita Valley Signal

Hamming it up with SCV radio club
Santa Clarita Valley Signal
The event for amateur radio, which was once known as “ham radio,” will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Saturday and 8:30-11 a.m. on Sunday at the SCV Water Agency's headquarters on Bouquet Canyon Road, above Central Park. Every June, radio ...

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Ham radio operators band together - Northwest Boomer and Senior News

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 7:57pm

Northwest Boomer and Senior News

Ham radio operators band together
Northwest Boomer and Senior News
She acquired his ham radio equipment after he died in 1993 and, since then, has been involved in a hobby that the American Radio Relay League – the national association for amateur radio – describes as a “hobby and service that brings people ...
Where The Term HAM Radio Came Fromkrforadio.com
Amateur radio club conducting demonstrationsDaily Journal
Ridgway radio event to showcase science, skill and serviceThe Courier-Express
The Citizen.com -The Hendricks County Flyer -Southernminn.com
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W1AW Announces Field Day Bulletin Schedule

ARRL - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 3:01pm

W1AW has announced its Field Day bulletin schedule. Those participating in Field Day can earn 100 bonus points for copying the special Field Day bulletin transmitted by W1AW or by K6KPH during its operating schedule on Field Day weekend. The Field Day bulletin must be copied via Amateur Radio. An accurate copy of the message must be included in your Field Day submission in order to earn the bon...

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Prolific QSL Manager Kappy Kaplan, WA4WTG, SK

ARRL - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 2:55pm

R. Robert “Kappy” Kaplan, WA4WTG, of Dania Beach, Florida, who served as the QSL manager for more than 100 DX stations and DX operations over many years, died on June 16. An ARRL member, he was 93. His QSL clients included a long list of individual stations in Israel and a number of Caribbean operations by US radio amateurs.

In addition to Amateur Radio, he enjoyed hand carving Kachina Dolls, ma...

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FCC Marks 84th Anniversary

ARRL - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 2:52pm
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Front Porch - The Daily Herald

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/19/2018 - 6:44am

Front Porch
The Daily Herald
More info: timberbowl rodeo.com. Learn about ham radio. The Snohomish County Ham Club holds Amateur Radio Field Day from 11 a.m. Saturday to 11 a.m. Sunday at Harborview Park, 1621 W Mukilteo Blvd., Everett. Learn more about amateur radio, which ...

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