Contest Calendar

Mei, 2020

  • 30 Mei

    The Space Weather Woman

    Big Flares and A Solar Storm Hits During SpaceX Astronaut Launch – The latest space weather forecast from Dr Tamitha Skov WX6SWW

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  • 30 Mei

    Drive-in ham radio exams in California

    The ARRL reports that Volunteer Examiners (VE) in California have carried out a successful drive-in amateur radio exam session and more are planned In California, VE Larry Loomer, KI6LNB, told ARRL VEC that his team conducted a successful drive-in license testing session on May 16 the Concord Bay Area Rapid …

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  • 30 Mei

    ATMega328 SSB SDR For Ham Radio

    Danie Conradie writes for Hackaday about an amateur radio ATMega328 SSB SDR developed by Guido PE1NNZ The humble ATmega328 microcontroller, usually packaged as an Arduino Uno, is the gateway drug for millions of people into the world of electronics and embedded programming. Some people just can’t pass up the challenge …

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  • 30 Mei

    NHS supporting ‘Get on the air to care’ campaign

    Pete Gordon, Head of Emergency Care Improvement in the Emergency Care Improvement Support Team (ECIST) explains how delighted the NHS is to be partnering with the RSGB in the successful ‘Get on the air to care’ #GOTA2C campaign Watch Pete Gordon, NHS – supporting ‘Get on the air to care’ …

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  • 30 Mei

    ESA invites proposals for lunar lander mission in late 2020’s

    Development of Europe’s first ever lunar lander was agreed upon by ESA Member States in 2019 and now ESA is seeking your ideas for science and robotic missions on the Moon. Set to launch on an Ariane 64 rocket later this decade and return to the Moon on a regular …

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  • 30 Mei

    New RSGB Online exam remote invigilation FAQ

    The RSGB have released a new version of the Online exam remote invigilation FAQ PDF which covers the new automated exam booking system that will be available on Monday, June 1 In the PDF the Society says: We anticipate the demand for remotely-invigilated exams will continue to be high so …

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  • 30 Mei

    Amazing opening on 144 MHz from Cape Verde Islands to Poland

    On Friday the 29th of May 2020, there was an extensive Sporadic-E opening across Europe which reached as high as 144 MHz allowing stations across the continent to make many fine contacts. The most extraordinary contacts however were probably from the Cape Verde Islands off the coast of Africa to …

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  • 30 Mei

    Wisata Kuliner Banjarmasin, Ari Lasso Kepincut Lontong Orari

    TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Penyanyi Ari Lasso pernah mencicipi kuliner khas Banjarmasin, Kalimantan Selatan, bernama lontong orari. Dia membagikan pengalaman bersantap lontong orari melalui saluran YouTube, Ari Lasso TV. Saat itu, Ari Lasso baru saja selesai pentas di Banjarmasin. “Aku suka makanan seperti ini, autentik lokal. Ini kuahnya enak banget,” kata Ari …

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  • 30 Mei

    LIVE TMW – Serie A le 20 juin! Le Conseil de Ligue de Serie …

    Coronavirus et calcium: toutes les mises à jour en temps réel sur la façon dont le virus affecte notre monde. Appuyez sur F5 pour actualiser la page si vous nous suivez depuis le bureau. Le sport au temps du Coronavirus. Le football italien travaille à prévoir tous les scénarios futurs, …

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  • 29 Mei

    Social Distancing Exam Sessions Demonstrate Pent-Up Demand for Testing

    05/29/2020 A recent in-person “social-distancing” amateur radio exam session in Indiana and a “drive-in” session in California are representative of those that are relieving some of the pent-up demand for testing. As the COVID-19 pandemic lumbers on, in-person exam sessions have begun to resume across the US and elsewhere in …

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  • 29 Mei

    ACMA Amateur Radio Fact Sheet

    Australia’s communications regulator, the ACMA, has produced a Fact Sheet for amateur radio It sets out regulatory and administrative roles of the ACMA, the Australian Maritime College, and the International Telecommunication Union, how the ACMA engages with amateur operators and where to get more information. The fact sheet provides links …

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  • 29 Mei

    Five new radio amateurs in Bergen

    Despite the Coronavirus outbreak five candidates in the Norwegian town of Bergen successfully passed the 40 question amateur radio exam for their 1 kW CEPT Class 1 licence, a pass rate of 83% A translation of the NRRL post reads: The Bergen group has arranged licensing courses over 15 course …

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  • 29 Mei

    Another amateur radio COVID-19 initiative

    IARU Region 1 reports the Finnish Amateur Radio League (SRAL) cordially invites radio amateurs around the world you to join them in a global special event featuring their STAYHOME campaign and its radio activity that will be held June 6-7 The United Nations Amateur Club 4U1UN, as well as its …

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  • 29 Mei

    Mid-Altitude ham radio balloon race planned for June

    Students in three Space Station Explorer teams will participate in exciting distance learning ARISS educator, Joanne Michaelis, an amateur radio operator with callsign KM6BWB.  Joanne is also a science coach at the Wiseburn Unified School District in Los Angeles, California where she leads her students in several balloon launch attempts …

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  • 29 Mei

    IARU Region 2 Executive Committee meets

    The IARU Region 2 Executive Committee held its quarterly meeting in May  via video conference In addition to routine business, the EC was briefed by IARU R2 Workshops Coordinator Augusto Gabaldoni OA4DOH.  He reported that, as of the meeting date, there are almost 400 subscribers and over 2800 views of …

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