QRZ NOW Amateur/Ham Radio News, 02 October 2018


Accessed on 02 October 2018, 1426 UTC, Post #713.


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G3SMT works Cape Verde Islands to set new 144 MHz Tropo record

G3SMT works Cape Verde Islands to set new 144 MHz Tropo record

Cape Verde Islands Back on the 5th of August 2018, Mark Turner EI3KD worked D4Z in the Cape Verde Islands off the coast of Africa to set a new IARU Re… Read more 

Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio notes:

Don’t forget the 2018 ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET), scheduled for Saturday, 13 October 2018, from 0900 to 1200 HST.  For details, visit

The last round of Amateur Radio Technician License classes begins on 01 November 2018 at the Keaau Community Center in Keaau (Hawaii Island).  The VE-administered test will be given on 06 December 2018.  A test fee of $15.00 will be collected before each test.  For details, contact Doug Wilson (KH7DQ) at

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Aloha es 73 de

Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Coordinator

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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