Southgate Amateur Radio Club News


Here are the latest Amateur Radio news, events, and commenty 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 06 October 2021, 0516 UTC.

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News for Wednesday 5 October

Australia’s ACMA proposals on Class Licensing and high power – WIA working on response
A Working Group has hit the ground running to develop the Wireless Institute of Australia’s response to the ACMA’s proposal on Class Licensing and high power operation by Advanced amateurs

Tony’s 10 metre band report
Conditions on Ten metres at the moment are phenomenal. There were over 3500 reported contacts on Saturday and 3600+ on Sunday

A big dangerous sunspot
One of the biggest sunspots in years has just rotated over the sun’s northeastern limb

Keplerian data
Special thanks to AMSAT-NA (AMSAT.ORG) for the following Keplerian data.

Propagation Report from Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP
Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to be at low to moderate levels

IOTA News from the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club
Weekly IOTA News – compiled by Andreas, DK5ON of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club

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Southgate Vibes Podcast #200
Steve Richards G4HPE
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News for Tuesday 4 October

TM1EFU Special callsign
TM1EFU Special callsign from the Pont Canal du Center crossing the Loire (71). From 30/10/2022 to 14/11/2022

Amateur Radio on the International Space Station  Contact Opportunity
The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) Program is seeking formal and informal education institutions and organizations, individually or working together, to host an Amateur Radio contact with a crew member on board the ISS

Central Coast Amateur Radio Club News
We start this week with the sad news of a Silent Key. Long time member Ross Mudie passed on September 23 leaving behind his wife Sue, sons Sam and Peter, and grandchildren Cameron, Emily and Hamish

Ofcom Business Update
Call for expressions of interest in FM sound broadcasting licences
Cyber Smart Week 2022 is coming…

Swiss ban on the sale of Anytone transceiver
Switzerland’s USKA reports the AnyTone AT-D878UV Plus transceiver has been added to OFCOM’s list of Prohibited Devices

Two new Spanish amateur radio satellites are now in orbit
Spain’s national amateur radio society URE reports two new Spanish amateur radio satellites are now in orbit

Aloha es 73 de Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)

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