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 07 October 2021, 1237 UTC.

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Tony’s 10m Band Report


A cracking week on Ten Metres. Just a shame I was away on holiday with no kit with me. Apologies for those who missed me last week but a break in the sun was needed. This report will be short due to all the other things I’ve got to catch up on

RSGB new exam online booking system available


The RSGB’s new exam online booking system for individuals and clubs is now live

The UoSAT-1 story: ingenuity, teamwork and lots of favours!


UoSAT-OSCAR-9 (UoSAT-1), developed at the University of Surrey by Martin Sweeting G3YJO and his team, was launched into orbit 40 years ago on October 6, 1981

ARDC grant provides ARESLAX with sophisticated noise location capabilities


ARESLAX, an arm of the ARRL Los Angeles Section, has used a $23,600 grant from Amateur Radio Digital Communications (ARDC) to purchase equipment that will help Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES®) team members to locate and eliminate sources of radio frequency interference (RFI) that could hinder their operations

A new meteor shower


A meteor storm could erupt over Antarctica this week when Earth skirts a stream of debris from Comet 15P/Finlay, source of the newly discovered Arid meteor shower

SARL 80 meter QSO Party


The second leg of the SARL 80 meter QSO Party is on the air from 17:00 to 20:00 UTC (19:00 to 22:00 CAT) on Thursday 7 October

Child Protection Policy


The Irish Radio Transmitters Society (IRTS) have recently instated a Child Protection Policy. This policy reflects the values the IRTS holds in making this hobby a safe and enjoyable hobby for all ages, furthermore it underscores the IRTS’ continued drive to involve the youth in Amateur Radio

Spring QRP Contest


The Spring QRP Contest will be run from 12:00 to 13:30 UTC (14:00 to 15:30 CAT) on Saturday 9 October with CW and phone activity using 5 Watts or less

French Guiana


Curtis, KC5CW, will be active as FY/KC5CW from French Guiana between October 8th and November 3rd

Loveworld fined £25,000 for broadcasting harmful Coronavirus content


Ofcom has today imposed a financial penalty of £25,000 on religious satellite channel, Loveworld, after our investigation found it broke our broadcasting rules

Hawaii Island Amateur/Ham Radio News:

The Big Island Amateur Radio Club (BIARC) will meet via the ZOOM conference protocol on Saturday, 09 October 2021.  The BIARC Board Meeting begins at 1200 HST, while the general membership gathering starts at 1400 HST.

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

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