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Midland recognizes Amateur Radio Week, champions volunteers during June flood - Midland Daily News

Google News of the Day - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 1:53am

Midland Daily News

Midland recognizes Amateur Radio Week, champions volunteers during June flood
Midland Daily News
Recognizing the efforts of ham radio operators, especially during times of emergency such as the June 2017 flood, the city of Midland proclaimed June 18-24 as Amateur Radio Week in Midland. Mayor Maureen Donker presented Midland Amateur Radio ...

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Amateur ham radio field day is next weekend — Visitors welcome to see amateur radio operators in action at national ... - Dailyleader

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 9:34pm

Dailyleader

Amateur ham radio field day is next weekend — Visitors welcome to see amateur radio operators in action at national ...
Dailyleader
Brown was part of the SKYWARN Amateur Radio Network, and he made his reports to NWS using his ham radio, the non-commercial radio frequency spectrum set aside for emergency, recreational and sporting communications among licensed amateur ...
Local ham radio operators to participate in Field Day eventFlorida Weekly

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Amateur Radio Field Day is June 23-24 - Monroe County Reporter

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 6:14pm

Monroe County Reporter

Amateur Radio Field Day is June 23-24
Monroe County Reporter
Members of the Monroe County Amateur Radio Society will participate in the national Amateur Radio Field Day event, Saturday, June 23 beginning at 2 pm and concluding on Sunday, June 24 at 2 pm at Forsyth's Country Club Park. Since 1933, ham radio ...

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Annual bike ride provides pie with a side of "ham" - Gazettextra

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 4:06pm

Gazettextra

Annual bike ride provides pie with a side of "ham"
Gazettextra
Jere Johnson, a Janesville Morning Rotary Club organizer for the Pie Ride, said that for the last few years, the Greater Beloit Amateur Radio Club—one part of the Rock Ham Radio amateur radio group—has helped by orchestrating race-day radio ...

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ABOUT TOWN - The Galt Herald

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 3:21pm

The Galt Herald

ABOUT TOWN
The Galt Herald
Amateur Radio, or Ham Radio, is a hobby and service that brings people, electronics and communications together. Their kids day is designed to promote Ham Radio and give kids on-the-air experience to talk to other operators and learn about Morse Code.

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Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville to host annual Hamfest - Knoxville News Sentinel

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 2:52pm

Knoxville News Sentinel

Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville to host annual Hamfest
Knoxville News Sentinel
Lovers and hobbyists of amateur radio will gather for the 52nd annual Knoxville Hamfest and Electronics Exhibition on Saturday. Sponsored by the Radio Amateur Club of Knoxville (RACK), local amateur radio operators, "hams," electronic hobbyists and ...

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ARRL International DX Contest (CW) Full Results Now Available

ARRL - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 2:02pm

Full results and Accuracy Index Tables for the 2018 ARRL International DX Contest CW have been posted to the ARRL website.

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Ham radio club to host annual Field Day - The Times

Google News of the Day - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 2:15am

The Times

Ham radio club to host annual Field Day
The Times
The Beaver Valley Amateur Radio Association is the oldest ham radio club in the country. Once again this year, members will participate in Field Day and invite everyone to join them June 23 and 24 at Economy Park. According to a press release from ...
Big Bear amateur radio field day demonstrates science, skill, serviceBig Bear Grizzly

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CLUBS JUNE 13 - The Winchester Star

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 10:27pm

CLUBS JUNE 13
The Winchester Star
Members of the SVARC will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 23-24 at the Clarke County Fair Grounds located at located at 890 West Main Street in Berryville, just off Harry Byrd Highway (Va. 7). Since 1933, ham ...

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Reverse Beacon Network Beta Testing Separate Spot Stream for FT8

ARRL - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 2:37pm

As a beta test, the popular Reverse Beacon Network (RBN) has announced that it’s now offering a separate telnet feed for FT8 spots (telnet.reversebeacon.net port 7001), in addition to the current spot feed (telnet.reversebeacon.net port 7000), which will be repurposed to handle only CW and RTTY spots. In addition, a beta version of Aggregator Version 5 that can handle FT8 spots received from WS...

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Reverse Beacon Network Beta Testing Separate Spot Stream for FT8

ARRL - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 2:37pm

As a beta test, the popular Reverse Beacon Network (RBN) has announced that it’s now offering a separate telnet feed for FT8 spots (telnet.reversebeacon.net port 7001), in addition to the current spot feed (telnet.reversebeacon.net port 7000), which will be repurposed to handle only CW and RTTY spots. In addition, a beta version of Aggregator Version 5 that can handle FT8 spots received from WS...

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Support ARRL as You Shop Amazon Smile for Father’s Day

ARRL - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 11:42am

Father’s Day is Sunday, June 17. If you’re looking for the perfect gift, we invite you to shop at AmazonSmile and choose American Radio Relay League Inc. (ARRL) as your charity of choice. With every purchase you make at AmazonSmile, Amazon will make a contribution to ARRL. This helps the League to extend its reach in public service, advocacy, education, technology, and membership. Amazon has a ...

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A Fresh Voice for Broadcast Reporter Jamie Dupree, NS3T

ARRL - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 10:47am
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Radio Drama Changing Attitudes in South Sudan; Smartphone FM Chip a 'Potential Life Saver'; On the Radio It's ... - Radio Survivor

Google News of the Day - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 1:22am

Radio Survivor

Radio Drama Changing Attitudes in South Sudan; Smartphone FM Chip a 'Potential Life Saver'; On the Radio It's ...
Radio Survivor
"Every June, more than 40,000 amateur radio groups throughout North America set up temporary transmitting stations in public places to demonstrate ham radio's science, skill and service to local communities…" https://t.co/YHChOsMRHK. — Radio Survivor ...

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CAMSAT Offers More Details on New Satellites, One Carrying HF Transponders

ARRL - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 5:14pm

CAMSAT, China’s Amateur Radio Satellite organization, has offered additional details about the three Amateur Radio satellites it plans to launch later this year. Two of the satellites, designated CAS-5A and CAS-6, will carry transponders, and one of them will offer HF capability. CAMSAT’s Alan Kung, BA1DU, told ARRL that the 6U CAS-5A will carry two HF transponders and two V/UHF transponders. T...

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Eleven things you didn't know about Jamie Dupree - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Google News of the Day - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 4:25pm

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Eleven things you didn't know about Jamie Dupree
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
“It allows you to talk to amateur radio operators all over the world. I came down to Atlanta a couple of years ago to speak to a local ham radio group.” He can still correspond easily using Morse Code. 9) Could be a Congressional “referee”: He has a ...

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Iranian Radars Showing Up on 10 Meters

ARRL - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 1:27pm

While 10 meters has not been the hottest band in the Amateur Radio toolkit of late, Iran apparently has found it an ideal spot to operate various radars. The interference was audible in International Amateur Radio Union Region 1 (IARU R1) and perhaps elsewhere in the world.

“Iranian radars were very active on our 10-meter band every day [in May],” reported IARU Monitoring System (IARUMS) Coordin...

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Selection of Schools/Groups to Host Contacts with Space Station Narrowed to Seven

ARRL - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 9:50am

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) has announced that five schools and two organizations have advanced to the next stage of planning to host Amateur Radio contacts with the ISS in the first half of next year. A review team of teachers from the ARISS-US Education Committee selected proposals, moving the process into phase 2.

“ARISS’s primary goal is to engage people in scien...

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ARRL Foundation Announces 2018 Scholarship Recipients

ARRL - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 8:39am

The ARRL Foundation has announced the 2018 recipients of the scholarships it administers.

The Androscoggin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship 

Theodore Parker, N1HW, of Ripley, ME 

The ARRL Foundation General Fund Scholarship 

Owen R. Cruise, N0WEN, of San Diego, CA

Angela S. Felver, W3STR, of Fairless Hills, PA

Skyler T. Fennell, KD0WHB, of Denver, CO

Anna J. Veal, W0ANT, of Littleton, CO

The ARRL Rocky M...

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