The South African Mail and Guardian reports that South Africa's second satellite which carries an Amateur Radio payload is scheduled to be launched on March 25, 2009
Notiser om amatörradio
Ray Soifer, W2RS this week extended the annual cordial invitation to all radio amateurs worldwide to participate in AMSAT's Straight Key Night (SKN) on OSCAR 2009
The QRZ.com website has introduced new measures to prevent its users' e-mail addresses from being harvested by spammers and their robot programs.
Earlier this month, IARY Region 1 held its triennial conference in Cavtat, Croatia. Forty IARU Member Societies were present, with another 12 Member Societies represented via proxy. IARU Vice President Tim Ellam, VE6SH, and IARU Secretary David Sumner, K1ZZ, attended the conference, along with ARRL International Affairs Vice President Rod Stafford, W6ROD, and representatives from IARU Regions 2 and 3..
Efter en tids uppehåll har Filippe SM0AVY idag fått ingång Echolink mot SL0ZS-R. Tanken är att det här ska vara en permanent lösning.
Det vore roligt om vi fick in lite rapporter om hur förbindelsen fungerar.
Skicka dem till Filippe email@example.com.
Tänkte kolla om det finns något intresse för att göra en liten aktivitet runt NO-44 när den nu kommer att bli fullt aktiv i början december?.
Jag planerar att återigen aktivera min satgate under den annonserade aktiviteten.
In August 2004 I started to use my Internet remote radio station on Öland Island with my callsign SM7LCB. But the idée’s of a remote station is more then 10 years old and started with some experiments using the 28.8 kbits modems. When Internet and ADSL-modems came out on the marked my experiments get more focused on a remote radio station using TCP/IP via normal or ADSL modems. As a base for the development I easy selected to use the Linux operations system and as the remote radio I selected the ICOM IC-706. How I build and use my remote station I will try to view on this web page.
"The US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has notified a group of hams led by veteran DXpeditioners Bob Allphin, K4UEE, and Glenn Johnson, W0GJ, that they will be able to mount a DXpedition to Desecheo Island (KP5, IOTA NA-095), February 12-26, 2009."