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Apply now for YOTA Camp

| January 20, 2017

The RSGB’s Youth Committee have already received some great applications from young members to be part of the UK team at this year’s YOTA summer camp, which will be held at Gilwell Park. Around 100 young radio amateurs will be attending representing over 20 countries, including the UK. If you are between 14 and 25 […]

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Call for RSGB election candidates

| January 20, 2017

The RSGB is calling for volunteers to step forward for election at the RSGB AGM. In 2017 the RSGB will be looking to appoint one elected Board Director, one nominated Board Director and five Regional Managers. Regions 2, 5, 7, 10 and 12 are open for volunteers, whether the current Regional Manager is seeking re-election […]

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New Cubesats in orbit

| January 20, 2017

Several CubeSats carrying amateur radio payloads were placed into orbit on 16 January from the International Space Station. Satellites carrying amateur radio payloads included ITF-2, with a downlink of 437.525MHz, Waseda-Sat-3, with downlinks of CW and FM telemetry on 437.29MHz, AOBA-Velox-3, with downlinks of GMSK telemetry on 437.225MHz and TuPOD that will transmit AFSK on […]

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| January 20, 2017

You can help the RSGB to make YOTA 2017 a great success by becoming a financial supporter—any one who donates more than £15 receives a supporters’ pin. A meeting has taken place in the past week in CEPT, which included agenda items considering matters of interest to amateur radio at WRC19. The discussions made progress […]

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Frank ‘Rob’ Haighton, VE3FRH, 2 December 2016

| January 20, 2017
Frank ‘Rob’ Haighton, VE3FRH, 2 December 2016

Frank Robert E ‘Rob’ Haighton, P ENG, VE3FRH passed away at Joseph Brant Hospital, on Friday, December 2, 2016, at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Diana (nee Anderson) for 54 years. Cherished father to Andrew (Lois) and Peter (Nichole). Dear grandfather of Amethyst, Emerald, Topaz, Jasper, Rachel, David, Mary and Joanna. Brother of Jill […]

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GB2RS News Script for 22 January 2017

| January 20, 2017

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