Amateur Radio News

Daily amateur radio news collected by differente web sources. Many famous ham radio rss feeds are included
News

DX News from the ARRL

The American Radio Relay League's round-up of the forthcoming week's DX activity on the amateur radio bands

Call for nominations for the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame

Radio Amateurs of Canada recognizes deserving Amateurs by appointments to the Canadian Amateur Radio Hall of Fame. A Call for Nominations is issued annually in the July/August issue of The Canadian Amateur magazine

Radio ham in Golden Book of World Records

The New Indian Express reports that radio amateur Sanil Deep VU3SIO has been Controller of the BC-DX Net, aimed at shortwave broadcast station dxers, since 1990. The net meets every Sunday on 7085 kHz

New URL for RSGB Trainer information

The RSGB provides a resources page aimed at those involved in training new radio amateurs

The Space Weather Woman

A Cycle 25 Storm Launch and Aurora Highlights - The latest space weather forecast from Dr Tamitha Skov WX6SWW

2m band robbery high-visibility vest

Veron have designed a formidable vest that can be put on virtually

Cuban FT8 user CO8LY records more than 60000 contacts

Cuban radio amateur Eduardo Somoano CO8LY has made more than 60000, yes, sixty thousand FT8 contacts, and requested applications for many awards and diplomas using the log of his FT8 contacts

New video: ‘Overview of the Icom IC-9700 SDR VHF/UHF Transceiver’

Following on from our initial ‘Introduction to the IC-9700 VHF/UHF/1200 MHz Base Station SDR Transceiver’ video, we have put together a more in-depth, video called ‘Overview of the Icom IC-9700 SDR VHF/UHF Transceiver’

Joanna Lumley to host 40th Anniversary event for Transglobe expedition - powered by HF radio

Conceived by the Lady Ginnie Fiennes, wife of Sir Ranulph Fiennes, this extraordinary surface travelling circumnavigation of the Globe via both poles started in 1979 and concluded successfully in 1982

MP uses Morse code to wish happy birthday to GCHQ

The Irish News report morse code sounded in the Commons as an MP wished happy birthday to a British intelligence agency. Conservative MP Alex Chalk held his phone up to a microphone in the chamber to allow the long and short beeps spelling out the message to be heard

Radiation doubles around the Moon

A NASA radiation sensor in orbit around the Moon has detected a doubling of cosmic rays, making 2019 one of the worst years of the Space Age for astronauts to travel into deep space

Manchester radio hams take up story of Peterloo Massacre

The Manchester Messenger reports the South Manchester Radio and Computer Club will be running a Special Event Station GB200PLM to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Peterloo Massacre

Amateur Radio Kids Day in Elizabeth

Members of the Tri-County Radio Association and the Fair Lawn Amateur Radio Club will jointly conduct a special Ham Radio Day for Kids activity on Saturday, July 27, 2019