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


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Special Notice: I was able to get one of the old tape based machines kind of working for the 661-296-2407 dial-in line. I have no idea as to how long it will be functional as its a "make-do" repair. But for now its there for those who need [...]
Sun, Mar 29, 2015
Source Amateur Radio Newsline
Thailand's new master frequency list takes 6 meters back from ham radio UK regulator uses ham radio input in Ultra Wideband device rule making decision ITU symposium endorses small satellite regulation Successful transmissions of two new ham radio shows from Germany April 1st roving reporter is back with the latest on the [...]
Sat, Mar 28, 2015
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Sunspot AR-2297 hurls a massive solar flare toward Earth Cyclone Pam devastates Vanuatu cutting it off from the world Dayton Hamvention names its 2015 award winners GAREC 2015 to take place this June in Finland Colorado hams now have their own tower and antenna protection law Proof that wireless power can [...]
Sat, Mar 21, 2015
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ESA to make camera on the Mars Express available for limited public use in May Amateur Radio Parity Act of 2015 is introduced in the House of Representatives Commentary cutoff looms in possible restructuring of 77 to 81 Ghz Lawmakers say activating FM chips in smartphones a matter of public safety German hams bring [...]
Sat, Mar 14, 2015
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