RSSYOTA 2017

Latest vlog features Gilwell Park

| July 7, 2017

YOTA 2017 vlog #12 features Steve Bunting, M0BPQ who is the Station Manager for GB2GP at Gilwell Park. During the YOTA camp there will be a five-band SES running from morning to night with the call sign GB17YOTA. The RSGB has provided awards for those who make contact – so listen out for the young […]

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Welcome to the new UK YOTA 2017 team member

| July 7, 2017

Martin Radulov, M0YRM, has been added to the RSGB team that will be representing the UK at the YOTA 2017 event at Gilwell Park. Martin has been licensed for two years and is not only interested in the physics behind radio communications but he also enjoys construction. He thinks his biggest achievement so far is making contacts […]

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Update on additional places for teams

| July 7, 2017

Unfortunately the teams from Ethiopia, Bosnia and Slovenia are no longer able to attend. Algeria has been added to the countries taking part and eight countries have been able to add team members.

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vlog #11 introduces the second UK YOTA 2017 team member

| June 27, 2017

The second UK team member for YOTA 2017 introduces himself in our latest vlog. Jonathan, M0JSX is 24 and a member of Reading and District Amateur Radio Club (RADARC). He has a wide range of interests within amateur radio – have a listen and find out more!

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Additional YOTA 2017 places available

| June 27, 2017

As two countries are no longer able to attend YOTA 2017, the other countries who are involved are being invited to nominate additional team members – there are six places to fill. This means that if you’re a young radio amateur in the UK aged 15-25 and are free from 5-12 August 2017 you should email yota@rsgb.org.uk […]

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YOTA teams asked for questions for the ISS contact

| June 22, 2017

YOTA teams across the world have been invited to submit questions for the planned contact with the International Space Station during YOTA 2017. Linking with the theme of the amateur radio event, questions need to focus on communications – which can include amateur radio, cell phones, data links, satellites, etc. YOTA team members have been asked […]

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