Contest Calendar

Juni, 2020

  • 26 Juni

    Liechtenstein operation

    Operators Loick HB9HBY and Greg HB9TWU will be active as HB0/HB9HBY from Liechtenstein between July 24-26th. Activity will be 24 hours/3 days on 80-6 meters, including 30/17/12m, using CW, SSB and FT8. A special callsign will be used on Saturday (it is a surprise). Look for updates on Facebook (https://facebook.com/hb9hby)or …

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  • 26 Juni

    Vanuatu special event

    Operators Colin YJ8CW, Estelle YJ8ED and Rod YJ8RN will be active as YJ40IND between July 1-30th. Activity is to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Independence of Vanuatu. It was 40 years ago on July 30th, 1980, Vanuatu formerly known as New Hebrides, was granted its Independence. Operations will be …

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  • 26 Juni

    Out of nowhere, a Global Magnetic Anomaly

    On June 23rd, Earth’s quiet magnetic field was unexpectedly disturbed by a wave of magnetism that rippled around much of the globe. There was no solar storm or geomagnetic storm to cause the disturbance. What was it? Find out on today’s edition of Spaceweather.com

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  • 26 Juni

    UK radio ham answers call for help

    ARRL report UK radio amateur Maxis Johnston GM0MRJ answered a call for help made on DMR by an amateur in Massapequa, New York The ARRL say: When Richard Tashner, N2EO, of Massapequa, New York, suffered a medical emergency on May 18, his DMR radio was closer than his phone. His …

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  • 26 Juni

    Proposal fees for Local Access and Shared Access licences

    Ofcom is proposing to update the Wireless Telegraphy Act fees regulations to include the most recently released licences They propose to update the regulations to include the fees for the following three new licences we have introduced since the regulations were last changed in 2016. • Local Access• Shared Access• …

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  • 26 Juni

    Proposal fees for Local Access and Shared Access licences

    Ofcom is proposing to update the Wireless Telegraphy Act fees regulations to include the most recently released licences They propose to update the regulations to include the fees for the following three new licences we have introduced since the regulations were last changed in 2016. • Local Access• Shared Access• …

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  • 26 Juni

    A Verona in programma numerosi grandi eventi – Radio Pico

    Articolo pubblicato il giorno: 22 Giugno 2020 Numerosi grandi eventi in Arena e al Teatro Romano, una nuova esposizione su Ugo Zannoni allestita alla GAM e spettacoli nei cortili cittadini, con il teatro amatoriale veronese. E’ tutto pronto sul fronte delle attrattive culturali che animeranno la stagione veronese 2020. Confermati …

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  • 25 Juni

    Ham Radio Tower, US Tower MA40, Installation in Process by Jim Heath W6LG, Your YouTube Elmer

    Jim W6LG your YouTube Elmer shows the progress on the MA40 Tower Installation that will be limited to 30 feet above the terrain as allowed by Ordinances. [embedded content]

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  • 25 Juni

    ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, Issues Field Day 2020 Statement

    06/25/2020 ARRL President Rick Roderick, K5UR, has released a statement in advance of ARRL Field Day 2020. Dear ARRL Members, For the first time since the event was introduced in 1933, ARRL Field Day will indeed be significantly different this year. Continuing public safety restrictions due to COVID-19 will force …

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  • 25 Juni

    Radio Amateur’s Call for Help Relayed from across the Atlantic

    06/25/2020 When Richard Tashner, N2EO, of Massapequa, New York, suffered a medical emergency on May 18, his DMR radio was closer than his phone. His call for help was answered by Maxis Johnston, GM0MRJ, who put out a call for “anyone in the states.” Kent County Amateur Radio Club member …

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  • 25 Juni

    Yasme Foundation supporting grant to establish Reverse Beacon Network (RBN) nodes in Africa

    The Board of Directors of The Yasme Foundation has made a supporting grant to establish Reverse Beacon Network (RBN) nodes in Algeria, Tunisia, and Libya. The project will be carried out by youth in the Amateurs Radio Algeriens andAssociation des Radio Amateurs Tunisiens (http://amateurradiointunisia.org)radio clubs. The build out of these …

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  • 25 Juni

    Balearic Islands

    Andy, DK5ON, will once again be active as EA6/DK5ON from Mallorca Island (EU-004, ARLHS BAL-010 Cap de Pera Light, WLOTA 1902) between July 1-11th. Activity will be holiday style with some possible EAFF and SOTA/GMA activities. Operations will be on 40-6 meters using CW, SSB and the Digital modes (JT65, …

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  • 25 Juni

    QRM / RFI mitigation resource

    QRM Guru is the Radio Amateur Society of Australia’s (RASA) free on-line interference (RFI) mitigation resource The website was launched in March 2019 and has over 11 videos and 60 pages of content to help you fight QRM in your shack. QRM Guru https://qrm.guru/ RASA have made their new magazine …

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  • 25 Juni

    ISWL callsigns for July 2020

    The following International Short Wave League (ISWL) club callsigns will be used throughout the month of July 2020: GX4BJC/A – Operated from Walton on the Naze, in Essex, by Herbie, G6XOU (WAB Square – TM22 – England, IOTA EU-005, WLOTA 1841). MX1SWL/A – Operated from Great Missenden, in Buckinghamshire, by …

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