Southgate Amateur Radio Club News


Here’s the latest Amateur Radio News compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

Views expressed in this Amateur/Ham Radio News summary are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Accessed on 14 September 2021, 2357 UTC.

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News for Tuesday 14 September

Austria and Germany release new ham radio call books
The communications regulators in Austria and Germany have made new editions of their national amateur radio call books available for free download


Tokyo Ham Fair 2021 is cancelled
Japan’s JARL has announced the cancellation of the world’s largest amateur radio event, the Tokyo Ham Fair 2021, which had been planned for October 2-3


Ofcom EMF Regulations talk now on YouTube
At the G-QRP Convention on September 5 the Chair of the RSGB EMC Committee, John M0JAV, gave a talk about Ofcom’s new EMF Assessment regulations


Online talk: Batteries and Amateur Radio
Bill Coombes G4ERV will be giving an online talk, Batteries and Amateur Radio, to the Denby Dale Amateur Radio Club at 7:30pm (1830 GMT) on Wednesday, September 15, all are welcome to join the Zoom session


Ham radio featured on Swiss TV
Visually impaired radio amateur Niklaus HB9EXN and his partner Monika HB9EXM appeared on the Swiss SRF TV show Happy Day presented by Röbi Koller


California club assists animal rescue group with communication support
The El Dorado County Amateur Radio Club (EDCARC) has been providing radio communication support for small and large-animal rescue efforts during the Caldor Fire


The Space Weather Woman
The latest space weather forecast from Dr Tamitha Skov WX6SWW


Conway Reef one man DXpedition
Dom, 3Z9DX (aka-3D2USU), member of the Rebel DX Group, announced that he has finally received the Navy’s permission to leave the main island of Viti Levu, and will be planning a one man DXpedition (due to the Covid and travel restrictions) to Conway Reef for about 10 days


‘Havana syndrome’ and the mystery of the microwaves
Doctors, scientists, intelligence agents and government officials have all been trying to find out what causes “Havana syndrome” – a mysterious illness that has struck American diplomats and spies

Southgate Vibes Podcast #94
Steve Richards G4HPE is here with the latest edition of Southgate Vibes.
There’s two new episodes every week – on Tuesdays and Fridays – Click the ‘Play’ button to listen to the latest episode
Or.. just ask Alexa to ‘Play The Latest Southgate Vibes Podcast’

Don’t forget the 8th Annual Hawaiian Islands Gridmadness VHF/UHF Simplex Event on Sunday, 19 September 2021, 1300-1700 HST. For rules and other information, please go here:

Aloha es 73 de Russ Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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