Accessed on 11 April 2018, 0426 UTC, Post #521.
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Here are the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news articles from http://qrznow.com. Views expressed in this post are those of the reporters and correspondents.
The first ARRL VEC Amateur Radio examination session in Cambodia was held on April 5. The session resulted in two new Technician licensees, both Cambo… Read more
ARISS-Russia will mark Cosmonautics Day (International Day of Human Space Flight) with special SSTV transmissions from the International Space Station… Read more
2018 ARRL International Grid Chase (IGC) participants take note: satellite operators Doug Tabor, N6UA, and Ken Alexander, VE3HLS, will travel to the J… Read more
The second public test of FT8 DXpedition Mode has shown that the mock DXpedition stations (“Foxes”) were able to work the pileups of callers (“Hounds”… Read more
The sunspot numbers have not been good, and it does not seem they’ll be getting much better anytime soon. According to the April 6 “K7RA Solar Update,… Read more
MixW 4 is a new multi-mode, multi-platform software for radio amateurs. A completely new outlook. Tons of new features. JT65 and FT8 modes. Kiw… Read more
GD-77S Dual band VHF UHF: Meet the different system standard in different states and countries. Dual time slot for point to point: You can use separat… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio activities:
Big Island Amateur Radio Club (BIARC) April 2018 Newsletter.
Everyone is invited to the HPP Radio Day on Saturday, 28 April 2018, 0900 to 1600 HST, at the Hawaiian Paradise Park Community Center, 17th and Maku’u Drive in the Puna District. For details, contact Mike Stratton (KH6PAC) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You still have time to sign up for the Big Island Amateur Radio Club QTH.NET Email Listserve. If you want to join our group, please send an email to Les Hittner (K0BAD) at email@example.com.
Free classes to prep students for the Amateur Radio Technician’s License are now underway at the West Hawaii Civic Center in Kona. VE testing is set for 26 April 2018. The next class is set for 03 May 2018 at the HOVE Community Center in Ocean View, with the VE monitored exam scheduled for 07 June 2018. The final Technician License prep class for this year will be held at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau, beginning on 01 November 2018. The VE administered exam is set for 13 December 2018. A test fee of $15 in exact change will be collected at the time of each exam. For more information, please contact Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news and information, please check the blog sidebars and links. These news feeds are updated daily and weekly.
Please send your Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio news items to email@example.com at least two weeks prior to your event so I can notify our local print and broadcast media in a timely manner.
Thanks for joining us today.
Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section