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Amateur Radio Newsline Updates

One-way record - 3100 miles on 630 meters down-under KickSat and its Sprites are now on-orbit Locations of WRTC 2014 station venues announced Registration for GAREC 2014 now open Lots of enforcement action from the FCC A very special new booth at Hamvention 2014 THIS WEEKS NEWSCAST Script [...]
Fri, Apr 25, 2014
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Ham Video system on the ISS is fully commissioned Another shortwave intruder is found in the 40 meter band UK hams petition Ofcom to get back to enforcing the rules Vietnam confirms expanded ham radio spectrum; The Crimea will not count as a new DXCC entity Radio is used to [...]
Fri, Apr 18, 2014
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Hams in the UK about to loose access to some very important UHF spectrum Amateur radio software being used in undersea hunt for a missing 777 jetliner severe weather shutters VK9MT Mellish Reef DXpedition early Article asks why municipalities are not using more ham radio emcomm resources Radio based collision free [...]
Thu, Apr 10, 2014
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Ham radio responds after an earthquake hits northern Chile ARRL tells the FCC that its time to step up Amateur Radio rules enforcement House issues a white paper on certain aspects of the Communications Act WRTC 2014 receives big assist in the form of a Colvin grant FCC tells Congress that it [...]
Fri, Apr 04, 2014
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