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DX News – 24 July 2016

| July 22, 2016

A group of operators will put DR0F on the air from the island of Neuwerk, EU-127 from 28 July to 1 August, which includes the IOTA Contest. QSL via the bureau to DM4DL. A large group of operators will be active from Yijiangshan Island, IOTA AS-141, from 26 July to 1 August. They will sign […]

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Special Event News – 24 Jukly 2016

| July 22, 2016

GB2SW will be on the air for Skiffie Worlds, the World Rowing Championships, between 24 and 30 July. They will be operating from Delamont Country Park, Downpatrick Road, Killyleagh, Co. Down BT30 9TZ. The station will be on air using multiple modes and bands, operated by a number of amateurs from across the UK. Wearside […]

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Contest News – 24 July 2016

| July 22, 2016

On Tuesday the SHF UK Activity Contest runs from 1900 to 2230UTC. Using all modes on all bands 2.3GHz and up, the exchange is signal report, serial number and locator. Also on Tuesday the 50MHz UK Activity Contest takes place from 1900 to 2130UTC. Using all modes, the exchange is signal report, serial number and […]

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Propagation News – 24 July 2016

| July 22, 2016

There was plenty of solar action this week. The solar flux index climbed to 108 on Thursday thanks to a slew of sunspots. Plus we had incoming plasma from a coronal mass ejection that sent the K-index up to five for nine hours in the early hours of Wednesday 20th. There have also been some […]

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Convention Meteor Scatter video

| July 15, 2016

The RSGB 2016 Convention takes place 7 to 9 October 2016 at Kents Hill Conference Centre, Milton Keynes. One of the talks from last year—What Makes the Pings Go Ping?—is now available to Members online. In What Makes the Pings Go Ping? John Worsnop, G4BAO, looks at the principles behind meteor scatter. He covers everything […]

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National Hamfest attractions

| July 15, 2016

The National Hamfest takes place at the Newark Showground in Nottinghamshire on 30 September and 1 October 2016. This year the flea market has been redesigned providing low cost table space for selling your personal excess equipment and junk. If you do not wish to sell items yourself then the large bring-and-buy stand will look […]

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