Southgate Amateur Radio Club News


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 05 September 2022, 1430 UTC.

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News for Monday 5 September

Ham radio operators take emergency communications class
Certified Amateur Radio Relay League field instructors recently conducted an emergency communications class for FCC-licensed amateur radio operators

South Eastern Amateur Radio Group
With our ever-increasing events calendar the South Eastern Amateur Radio Group EI2WRC are pleased to announce the appointment of Edwin Van Mierlo EI2HEB as the Events Coordinator of the group

DXCC Most Wanted
The ‘DXCC Most Wanted’ entities list has been updated on ClubLog as of September 4th. The list contains 340 entities

DEF CON 30 Ham Radio Village
Shannon Morse KM6FPP interviewed Eric AI0J and Justin N8FCC at the Ham Radio Village part of the popular DEF CON 30 conference held in Las Vegas, August 11-14

Results for World ARDF Cup and IARU ARDF Championships
The Bulgarian Federation of Radio Amateurs (BFRA) hosted the World Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF) Championships from August 28 to September 3 2022 in Borovets

Solar wind sparks bright auroras
A stream of solar wind hit Earth’s magnetic field on Sept. 4th, sparking some of the brightest auroras in years over parts of the USA

DXCC Country/Entity Report
According to the Amateur Radio Clus ter Network for the week of Sunday, 28th-August, through Sunday, 4th-September there were 208 countries active

Southgate Vibes Podcast #191 Steve Richards G4HPE is here with the latest edition of Southgate Vibes. Click the ‘Play’ button to listen to the latest episode
Or.. ask your smart-speaker to ‘Play The Latest Southgate Vibes Podcast’


News for Sunday 4 September

QSO Today Rod Hardman, VA3ON
Rod Hardman, VA3ON, is one of the hosts of the Ham Radio Workbench Podcast, and while a relatively new ham, has a love for hands on radio, technology, and tools that goes back to the 1970s

Artemis Moon rocket second launch attempt called off
The launch of Nasa’s new Artemis I Moon rocket is facing a potentially lengthy delay after a second postponement

AMSAT-EA collaborates with the ROM-2 mission
Once in orbit, the satellite will become the responsibility of AMSAT-EA, the organization that has registered the satellite internationally and will monitor it during its life in space

ISS astronaut uses ham radio to talk to children’s hospital
Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) report on the amateur radio contact between patients at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital and ISS astronaut Kiell Lindgren KO5MOS

Wahkiakum ARC offers radio class
The Wahkiakum Amateur Radio Club will host a series of class meetings to prepare citizens for their Amateur Radio License, also known as a ham radio license. The course is free

Tracking Tools for Artemis I
Looking for a way to track OMOTENASHI’s 70CM beacons on its way to the moon? Two hams turn us on to a pair of tracking tools

Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News
Details and photos from the show and tell day last weekend have been added to the ‘Latest News’ section of the club web site

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

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