Southgate Amateur Radio News


Here’s the latest Amateur/Ham Radio news compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Views expressed in this post are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content provided by the Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Accessed on 12 June 2020, 1440 UTC, Post 1483.

Source:

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News for Friday 12 June

Register now for Free Foundation Online Training course
The next free amateur radio Foundation Online training course run by volunteers from Essex Ham starts on Sunday, June 21

Bob Heil talks at Denby Dale
Denby Dale Amateur Radio Club weekly meetings continue.
Our next meeting features a presentation from Bob Heil (of Heil sound, K9EID and Ham Nation)

Netherland’s national ham radio societies meet regulator
On April 30, the 101st Amateur Consultation took place under the leadership of the chairman Frans Hofsommer of the Telecom Agency (AT). Delegates from VERON, VRZA and DARU took part

Amateur radio discussed at CEPT meeting
IARU Region 1 report the 96th meeting of the CEPT Frequency Management Working Group (WGFM), held virtually during June 8-12, dealt with several amateur radio matters

Two South African youth events coming up
The Hammies Sprint will be held from 14:00 to 15:00 UTC on Sunday 14 June 2020 and the SARL Youth Sprint will be run from 12:00 to 14:00 UTC on Tuesday 16 June

The SARL Top Band QSO Party
The Top Band QSO Party, which runs from 00:00 UTC on Thursday 18 June to 00:00 UTC on Monday 22 June, gives you the opportunity to obtain the QSOs for the SARL Top Band Certificate and increase the number of grid squares you have worked on 160 meters

Ballooning
Liam Kennedy, KN6EQU, of Pasadena, California, has been declared the winner of a mid-altitude cross-continent educational challenge balloon race

Digital Radio Mondiale DRM – Delivering Distance Education
Under the title of “Digital Radio Mondiale DRM – Delivering Distance Education,” the DRM Consortium in collaboration with Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) and Arab States Broadcasting Union (ASBU) will host jointly an interactive webinar session on June 18th

DX News from the ARRL
The American Radio Relay League’s round-up of the forthcoming week’s DX activity on the amateur radio bands

 

 

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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