Here are the latest Amateur Radio news, events, and commentary compiled by the UK-based Southgate Amateur Radio Club.

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

Accessed on 13 April 2022, 0634 UTC.

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RSGB’s Commonwealth Games SES

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The 2022 Commonwealth Games starts on 28 July. Over 5,000 athletes will converge on Birmingham and the surrounding area from an estimated 72 hosts to compete over 12 days as part of the Games
Important role of radio hams in emergency preparedness

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Hawaii Public Radio KHPR report amateur radio operators will participate in a statewide emergency communications drill on April 16
New RSGB EMF video

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The RSGB have published a short video outlining new EMF regulations and the guidance and tools the RSGB provides for radio amateurs
RAC ‘Get on the Air on World Amateur Radio Day’ special event

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On Monday, April 18, 2022, Radio Amateurs of Canada is organizing a special on-air event to celebrate World Amateur Radio Day
Wireless Podcast April edition

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The April 2022 edition of the Wireless Podcast looks at the shortwave radio spectrum, considers its importance in the past and continued relevance in a digital world
Teacher uses ham radio balloons to encourage STEM learning

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Radio amateur Chris Murphy KD2MRV has been teaching students how to build and launch high altitude balloons that carry an amateur radio APRS payload
Radio Caroline North Easter

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Tune in for more musical nostalgia during our marathon Caroline North broadcast over the Easter weekend Friday 15th – Sunday 17th April – live from our legendary radio ship Ross Revenge!
Scrambled radio transmissions

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Yesterday’s geomagnetic storm scrambled HF radio transmissions
Local HAMs will observe 45 years

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On April 17, 1977, 20 Highland County area amateur radio operators gathered in the Farm Bureau conference room to discuss organizing an amateur radio club to serve the interests of the amateur radio community.
World Amateur Radio Day

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Every April 18th, radio amateurs worldwide take to the airwaves in celebration of World Amateur Radio Day
A dead sunspot explodes

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A dead sunspot exploded today. The corpse of AR2987, which decayed days ago, erupted, and the debris is heading straight for Earth
High Altitude Balloon Experiment

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High-altitude weather balloons, also known as HABs, are increasingly popular in meteorological and scientific communities in terms of analyzing atmospheric and weather patterns
The Irish Net

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Active not only on Sundays, but most weekdays starting at around 1600 UTC, the informal gathering on 14.156 MHz frequently suffers from QRM during contests and DXers unawaware of this long standing net of North American operators with an Irish connection

The Amateur Radio Emergency Service (ARES) needs licensed Ham Radio Operators to participate in the April 16th Kawailani ‘Ino Hawaii statewide Emergency Communications Exercise.  Sign up today at https://hawaiiares.net/

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

Public Information Officer

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