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Bad weather prompts GB1BSW postponement

As you're probably aware, a large chunk of North Wales was subjected to the remnants of Hurricane Brian yesterday!

DXCC Country/Entity Report

According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Sunday, 15th October, through Sunday, 22nd October there were 230 countries active

ICQPODCAST – G8BBC the official launch

In this special episode, Colin M6BOY, Chris M0TCH and Martin M0SGL visit Broadcasting House in London for the official launch of G8BBC

Radio ham's HAARP experiment

The IEEE Spectrum reports on the Slow Scan Television (SSTV) transmissions made from Alaska's HAARP facility by radio amateur Chris Fallen KL3WX

Caution urged in using high duty cycle digital modes via satellite

As a result of on-the-air observation other satellite users planning to try FT8 or MSK144 modes via satellite are encouraged use caution using these modes and possibly avoid their use completely in light of problems

Summary Record of IARU Administrative Council Meeting

The IARU have released published a Summary Record of the 42nd meeting of the Administrative Council which note "...no agenda items for new or harmonized spectrum allocations should be sought at WRC-19"

35th Annual Hamfest Brings Radio Fans Together for Shop and Swap:

KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- For 35 consecutive years, the Kalamazoo Expo Center has hosted the Hamfest and Amateur Radio Swap and Shop. This year, the swap and shop gave those interested in ham radio or electronics a chance to network with other radio fans and catch up on the latest innovations.

Bridgewater Man Works to Keep Raritan Valley Radio Club Alive:

John Manna, otherwise known as WA2F, of Bridgewater is an easygoing man who likes to sit in his swivel chair in his "ham shack" downstairs at his split-level home and talk to people around the world over amateur radio. In 2007, he was awarded the Amateur Radio Relay League's Worked All Countries award. He recently gave a presentation on his award ... [continue]

200 Area Boy Scouts Gather for 'Jamboree-on-the-Air':

On Saturday morning, Brian Rozelle, call sign AB3RW of the Frederick Amateur Radio Club, slowly and methodically turns the dial of his ham radio, listening through the static, hoping to make contact with someone. Finally, he finds a channel that is relatively clear, and a voice emerges on the other end. The voice belongs to a Boy Scout in Florida.... [continue]

Martin F. Jue Joins Amateur Radio Roundtable:

This week Call in and talk to Martin Jue. See the vintage gear. Watch Emmett Hohensee III as he is droning around, tells us how to get ready for winter, and also what to look for after the storm. Tom goes to MFJ in Starkville.

Martin F. Jue Joins Amateur Radio Roundtable: - eHam.net

Martin F. Jue Joins Amateur Radio Roundtable:eHam.netThis week Call in and talk to Martin Jue. See the vintage gear. Watch Emmett Hohensee III as he is droning around, tells us how to get ready for winter, and also what to look for after the storm. Tom goes to MFJ in Starkville. Watch the show Tuesday ...... [continue]

R3 Newsletter Q3 2017

Editor's Note = A word from the Chairman = Knowles, Robert Edgar; Bob, ZL1BAD SK = IARU Region 3 Directors Meeting = IARU Administrative Council addresses New Radio Spectrum Pollution Threat = IARU Region 1 looks to the future = IARU R3 attends the 2nd meeting of the APT Conference Preparatory Group for WRC-19 = WIA: We're invit... [continue]

CQWW 2007-2016 logs analysis

Hi all! Unfortunately, I will be away from home during 2017 SSB (half weekend for me) and all of the CW weekend. This year I can only contribute / participate by sharing some analysis of public logs for contestants to use in preparation for the event. I hope you enjoy the contest this year and that the conditions do not disappoint! CQWW log anal... [continue]

ICQ Podcast Episode 251 – G8BBC the official launch

In this special episode, Colin M6BOY, Chris M0TCH and Martin M0SGL visit Broadcasting House in London for the official launch of G8BBC. We would like to thank our monthly and annual subscription donors for keeping the podcast advert free. To donate, please visit - [www.icqpodcast.com] The ICQPODCAST can be downloaded from http://www.icqpodcast.... [continue]

IARUMS Region 1 Presentation by HB9CET

HB9CET created an excellent presentation about the structure and work of IARUMS Region 1. (presented in Landshut 2017) You can get the PDF here:   download now