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Jeanne Socrates, VE0JS/KC2IOV, is used to solitude. The lone 76-year-old yachtswoman passed the southern tip of Africa — some 300 miles to the north —… Read more
The FCC is reminding electronic device retailers that Supplier’s Declaration of Conformity (SDoC) procedures are now in effect and being enforced. In… Read more
Description Overview It will be 5 elements twin loop antenna of amateur radio 1200Mhz band for mobile. Decomposed and we try to carry. Connector will… Read more
Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) is planning another popular slow-scan television (SSTV) event in the wake of an SSTV experime… Read more
It’s a celebratory year for the WWV stations. The fiscal year (FY) 2019 budget — once signed — will include full funding for the stations, which also… Read more
The US Amateur Radio population once again grew by about 1%, based upon 2017 and 2018 year-end FCC database statistics provided by Joe Speroni, AH0A…. Read more
Relief efforts in Cuba, testing equipment, aurora updates. Coordinating emergency communications in Cuba, Dr. Skov with solar weather and an aurora up… Read more
Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio Notes:
Alan Maenchen (AD6E/KH6TU) is taking registrations for his April 2019 online CW course. According to Alan the class is “an on-line video chat meeting twice a week for eight weeks for an hour each…Exact days and time could change depending on student availability….” For more information, please visit this web site:
Doug Wilson (KH6DQ) is conducting free Technician License classes on Hawaii Island. The current class is under way at Hilo’s Aupuni Street Center. The six-week classes include five training sessions, with licensing exams given on the final week. The next class is set for 14 March 2019 at the West Hawaii Civic Center in Kona, Hawaii. For details, contact Doug at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Puna Emergency Radio Club (PERC) needs licensed Hawaii Island radio amateurs to provide communications support for the 17 March 2019 Big Island International Marathon in Hilo, Hawaii. For details, contact comms coordinator Sean Fendt (KH6SF) at 430-1884 or via email at email@example.com.
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Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator,
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section