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Ham Talk Live #127 -- Young Ham of the Year: - eHam.net

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 9:08pm

Ham Talk Live #127 -- Young Ham of the Year:
eHam.net
Thursday at 9 PM ET on Ham Talk Live!, we are joined by the 2018 Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF Memorial Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year Award winner Bryant Rascoll, KG5HVO and Don Wilbanks, AE5DW from Amateur Radio Newsline.

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Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KTVH.com - KTVH

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 5:57pm

KTVH

Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KTVH.com
KTVH
GREAT FALLS – After weeks of training, athletes from all over the state competed in the Race Montana Triathlon in Great Falls on Sunday. All competitors ...
Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon | Southgate ...Southgate Amateur Radio Club

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Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios - OCRegister

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:27pm

OCRegister

Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios
OCRegister
They're called ham radio operators. In Fountain Valley, members of RACES – Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service — are amateur radio volunteers who can provide emergency information following a natural disaster, including earthquakes, floods, fires ...

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Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios - OCRegister

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:27pm

OCRegister

Curt Seeden: Wanted — people skilled in the use of ham radios
OCRegister
They're called ham radio operators. In Fountain Valley, members of RACES – Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service — are amateur radio volunteers who can provide emergency information following a natural disaster, including earthquakes, floods, fires ...

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Microwave Update 2018 Issues Call for Papers

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:47am

Microwave Update (MUD) 2018 has issued a call for papers, encouraging participants to describe their latest project, design, or operating adventures. Microwave Update (MUD) is an international conference dedicated to microwave equipment design, construction, and operation. It is focused on, but not limited to, Amateur Radio on the microwave bands. Sponsored by the Midwest VHF/UHF Society, the e...

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Great Lakes HamCon 2018 has been Cancelled

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:47am

Great Lakes HamCon 2.0, set to occur in October at Michigan International Speedway, has been cancelled. This would have been the second Great Lakes HamCon, which had been sanctioned as the 2018 ARRL Michigan State Convention. In announcing the cancellation, sponsors said failure to come to a final agreement for the use of the speedway led to the difficult decision to cancel the event. "With jus...

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Hamvention® Officials Say No New Building for 2019

ARRL - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 10:24am

Hamvention® and Greene County, Ohio, officials have been unable to reach agreement to erect a new building that could accommodate Hamvention activities at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Center in Xenia, Ohio.

“Hamvention/Dayton Amateur Radio Association has spent many hours working with Greene County officials to reach an agreement on a long-term contract where both the Fairgrounds and ...

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Ham radio operators are still reaching out - Lethbridge Herald

Google News of the Day - Mon, 08/06/2018 - 3:43am

Ham radio operators are still reaching out
Lethbridge Herald
During catastrophic events, it is the licensed amateur radio operators who keep the lines of communication open. Buchanan, whose radio call sign is VE6ARG, gives an example from his own personal history to illustrate his point. In 1989 he lived in San ...

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Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon - KRTV Great Falls News

Google News of the Day - Sun, 08/05/2018 - 7:55pm

KRTV Great Falls News

Amateur radio operators play key role in triathlon
KRTV Great Falls News
They're called amateur radio operators and their job was to communicate throughout part of the course to one another. Amateur radio, which is commonly referred to as ham radio, was the beginning of radios. Some of the cycling course goes into ...

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Public Invited to Open House at Radio Telescope Site - Kiowa County Press

Google News of the Day - Sat, 08/04/2018 - 1:46pm

Kiowa County Press

Public Invited to Open House at Radio Telescope Site
Kiowa County Press
Tours, educational programs and demonstrations will be held during the afternoon covering radio astronomy, optical astronomy and ham radio operation. Solar telescopes will be available to view the sun, while optical telescope will be available during ...

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Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service receives service award - Ames Tribune

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 11:58pm

Ames Tribune

Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service receives service award
Ames Tribune
At the forefront of parades, bike-a-thons, family events and natural disasters, Story County Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) is always prepared with a slew of complex digital equipment and backup systems in hand. It is ARES' members' dedication ...

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Calendar - Highland Community News

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 5:21pm

Calendar
Highland Community News
Citrus Belt Amateur Radio Club: The Citrus Belt Amateur Radio Club meets at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays. All are welcome and the club offers classes and other services to those new to ham radio. The club meets at the Patton State Hospital Staff Development ...

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'Ham radio' more than hobby - Cameron County Endeavor

Google News of the Day - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 3:01pm

'Ham radio' more than hobby
Cameron County Endeavor
With little fanfare, licensed amateur radio operators have been filling the gaps in emergency communications across Potter County for decades. Commissioners Doug Morley, Susan Kefover and Paul Heimel recently brought the Headwaters Amateur Radio ...

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The K7RA Solar Update

ARRL - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:19am

After six days with no visible sunspots, a new one appeared on Wednesday, August 1, with a daily sunspot number of 11. As there was also only one day with a sunspot (also 11) in the previous week, average daily sunspot number for this week was unchanged at 1.6. The new sunspot is small and was given the number AR2717 on Thursday, when the sunspot number again was 11.

Average daily solar flux was...

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ARISS Packet Radio System Expected to be Back Late this Year

ARRL - Fri, 08/03/2018 - 10:07am

The currently silent packet radio system on the International Space Station could be back on the air by year’s end.

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) hardware team members have located an original duplicate of the packet module that had been in use on the International Space Station (ISS) before failing more than a year ago after 17 years of service. With a new battery ins...

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A series of solar flares disrupted hurricane relief efforts in 2017 - Digital Trends

Google News of the Day - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 7:15pm

Digital Trends

A series of solar flares disrupted hurricane relief efforts in 2017
Digital Trends
In the paper, the researchers note that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) reported an eight-hour loss of high-frequency radio used by ham radio operators and other emergency bands. “Space weather and ... “If I head on over to ...

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VHF/UHF and Above Contests Just Ahead!

ARRL - Thu, 08/02/2018 - 3:52pm
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