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Here’s the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news summary from QRZNOW.com. The views are those of the reporters and correspondents unless otherwise stated.
Increase your station’s receive performance with new book Receiving Antennas for the Radio Amateur by ARRL author Eric P. Nichols, KL7AJ. Althou… Read more
Hamvention® 2018 is May 18-20 at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Center in Xenia, Ohio. The largest annual Amateur Radio gathering in the US, t… Read more
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Icom is pleased to launch a new advanced 8.33 kHz handportable radio to its airband range. The IC-A25NE is the latest development in airband radio tec… Read more
China’s twin-launch Chang’e 4 mission to the far side of the moon will place a pair of microsatellites in lunar orbit this spring “to test low-frequen… Read more
On the same launch as an Amateur Radio satellite in January from India, some tiny 0.25 U CubSats called SpaceBEEs — not to be confused with the fantas… Read more
Yaesu FTM-7250DR C4FM/FM 50W 144/ 430MHz Digital AMS The new Yaesu FTM-7250DR is a compact and ruggedly built C4FM/FM 144/430MHz Dual Band 50W Transc… Read more
Simulation table Eznec, gain and F / B in free space and real space at a wavelength from the ground Technical specifications DOWNLOAD HERE THE of the… Read more
With tree blocking ladder truck access, fire department executes rope and harness retrieval. By Rich Saltzberg An 80-year-old Edgartown man was resc… Read more
Photo:Wayne-N0ISV Mobile Ham Radio Tips “A video about mobile ham radio setups by K5ACL & N5CFB. Please join SignalSearch as we dive into ou… Read more
The International Amateur Radio Union Region 1 (IARU-R1) Monitoring System (IARUMS) reports that one of China’s over-the-horizon radar (OTHR) installa… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio events:
Source: Big Island Amateur Radio Club March 2018 Newsletter.
All licensed amateur radio operators on Hawaii Island are urged to volunteer their time and expertise to support the Hilo Marathon on Sunday, 18 March 2018. Ham Radio operators will be positioned along teh 26.2-mile course which extends into Keaukaha and up the North Hilo coastline from the start/finish line near the canoe hale on the Hilo Bayfront. Radio amateurs “will ensure coordination between aid stations and race officials, and assist with health and safety when needed.” For more information, please call WH6EXS at 1-443-492-9272.
Everyone is invited to the HPP Radio Day on Saturday, 28 April 2018, from 0900-1600 HST, at the Hawaiian Paradise Park Community Center. For more information, please contact event coordinator Mike Stratton (KH6PAC) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The next round of free Technician License prep classes begins on 22 March 2018 at Kona’s West Hawaii Civic Center. The final exam is set for 26 April 2018. A test fee of $15.00 (in exact change) is due at the time of each exam. For more information, contact Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) at email@example.com.
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Please send your Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio news items to firstname.lastname@example.org at least two weeks prior to your event so I can notify our local print and broadcast media in a timely manner.
Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM).
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section