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We appreciate your patience as we continue to renovate our site to better serve and inform you.


 Photo courtesy Sonny Blankenship, N4JDB. Shot from atop 146.96 repeater tower.

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Hams in the Philippines respond to yet another typhoon Ham radio as a way to inform fishing fleet of imminent danger UK regulator Ofcom evaluating future of the 420 to 470 MHz band 2 minute video shows how the ISS was put together in orbit THIS WEEKS NEWSCAST Script [...]
Fri, Dec 12, 2014
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CEPT recommends new testing procedures for people with disabilities Mysteries of NVIS propagation are being studied down-under Japan asteroid recovery mission with two ham-sats launched Cocos Island operation definate for February 2015 Will Graphene be a part of our future THIS WEEKS NEWSCAST Script Audio [...]
Fri, Dec 05, 2014
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DHS says that ham radio is an important part of its new EmComm plan NASA to sponsor $5 million Cube Quest Challenge NCDXF makes major contribution to 2015 Navassa Island DXpedition Estate of former ham makes $1.4 million bequest to journalism school FUNcube one celebrates its first year in space Where will all the pay [...]
Fri, Nov 28, 2014
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Malaysia shows its support of ham radio emergency communications Unidentified German ham takes on Russian military communications Japan announces a deep space satellite missions New DMR experiments take place down – under Space junk turns out to be a new Russian satellite THIS WEEKS NEWSCAST Script Audio [...]
Thu, Nov 20, 2014
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