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AMSAT-UK Colloquium talks online

| January 27, 2017

PA3WEG has made the talks given at AMSAT-UK Colloquium between 2008 and 2012 available on YouTube. The videos were made by members of the British Amateur Television Club. Watch the videos at www.youtube.com/user/AMSATUK/playlists.

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Also in GB2RS this week…

| January 27, 2017

On Sunday, 5 February, the Vintage and Military ARS will be displaying equipment of interest to the vintage enthusiast at the Canvey Island rally. This will be VMARS’ 10th year of attendance. Stuart, G0TBI and Peter, G7DXV will be manning the stand and look forward to seeing members and non-members alike. The RSGB Board has […]

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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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