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Wasatch Back Tri County Amateur Radio Group
Morgan, Summit, Wasatch
Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 147.360 MHz PL 100 Hz
Day: Second Thursday
Time: 9:00 P (2100)
Freq: 145.610 MHz
Day: Second Thursday
Time: 8:30 P (2030)
Freq: 145.010 MHz
Wasatch County Hams
|Team USA Heads to World Amateur Radio Direction Finding Championships|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:37:00 -0400
Fifteen top US on-foot hidden transmitter hunters are packing their bags to join more than 400 other competitors from 39 nations taking part in the 18th World Amateur Radio Direction Finding (ARDF) Championships in the Black Sea resort of Albena, Bulgaria. Competitors are divided into six age categories for males and five for females, in accordance with International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) ...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:38:00 -0400
Solar activity over the past week (August 18-24) was down compared to the previous week, with average daily sunspot number s declining from 73.9 to 33.9, and average daily solar flux from 89.2 to 79.6.
Average planetary A index increased from 6.9 to 9.7, while the mid-latitude number rose from 7.4 to 8.7.
The latest prediction (on August 25, 2016) shows expected solar flux at 78 on August 26-29,...
|Leadership Challenges Set in ARRL Rocky Mountain, Southeastern Divisions|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:15:00 -0400
ARRL members in the Rocky Mountain and Southeastern Divisions will choose between incumbents and challengers in balloting for Division leadership positions this fall. In the Rocky Mountain and Southeastern Divisions, contests exist for the Director’s seat. In the Southwestern Division, the incumbent Vice Director is not seeking another term, and no other candidates came forward, setting the sta...
|Fox-1E (RadFxSat-2) Launch Scheduled for December 2017|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:52:00 -0400
AMSAT has learned that the launch of RadFxSat-2/Fox-1E is set for December 2017. Going into space under the NASA Educational Launch of Nanosatellites (ELaNa) program, RadFxSat-2/Fox-1E is a partnership opportunity between Vanderbilt University’s Institute for Space and Defense Electronics (ISDE) and AMSAT. It is similar to RadFxSat/Fox-1B, which could launch in the next several months, and both...
|NPOTA Event at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park Will Include Space Station Contact|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:50:00 -0400
Lewis and Clark National Historical Park in Astoria, Oregon, will partner with the Mouth of the Columbia Amateur Radio Club to provide park visitors with an opportunity to see Amateur Radio up close over the Labor Day weekend. As part of the ARRL National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) program, club members will set up a station, KF7TCG, at the park’s Netul Landing. Operation is set to start on the e...
|ARRL Southeastern Division Vice Director Mike Lee, AA6ML, Resigns|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 18:05:00 -0400
ARRL Southeastern Division Vice Director Mike Lee, AA6ML, of Palm Coast, Florida, has resigned from office. Lee was appointed in 2014 to fill a vacancy created by a resignation. He served previously as Northern Florida Section Emergency Coordinator.
“I regret Mike’s decision to resign as Vice Director,” said ARRL CEO, Tom Gallagher, NY2RF. “Mike made a significant contribution to the League’s ef...
|Application Window Opens on September 1 for Prospective ISS Ham Radio Contact Hosts|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:33:00 -0400
|Hurricane Watch Net on “Standby Alert” for Unnamed Potential Tropical Storm|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:30:00 -0400
The Hurricane Watch Net (HWN) will go on “Standby Alert” in the event that a strong tropical system bearing the designation “Invest 99L” becomes a named storm over the next couple of days. The system, which already has been generating gale force winds near the Virgin Islands, is moving west-northwest at 15 to 20 MPH. HWN Manager Bobby Graves, KB5HAV, said weather models concur that South Florid...
|Amateur Radio Volunteers Assisting in Italian Earthquake Response|
Date Published: Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:37:00 -0400
Radio amateurs are taking part in the response to the 6.2 magnitude earthquake on August 24 in central Italy, International Amateur Radio Union Region 1 (IARU-R1) President Don Beattie, G3BJ, reports. IARU Region 1 Emergency Communications Coordinator Greg Mossop, G0DUB, has requested that 7060 kHz (LSB ±10 kHz) be kept clear of non-emergency traffic, as well as any other center-of-activity (CO...
|Ready to Activate for NPOTA: White House Creates New National Park Service Unit|
Date Published: Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:51:00 -0400
The National Park Service received a centennial gift from the White House on August 24, when President Barack Obama created the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument in Northern Maine. The 413th official unit of the National Park Service, the new national monument will be known to National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) participants as MN84. The Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument was c...
|Latvia Gains Two New Amateur Radio Bands|
Date Published: Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:08:00 -0400
|Aves Island YX0V DXpedition Put on Hold|
Date Published: Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:16:00 -0400
|DX Engineering’s Tim Duffy, K3LR: New Fairgrounds Venue “Perfect for Hamvention”|
Date Published: Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:34:00 -0400
|Summer Section Manager Election Results Announced|
Date Published: Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:20:00 -0400
Two incumbent Section Managers were declared re-elected in balloted elections that concluded on August 23, when ballots were counted at ARRL Headquarters.
In Minnesota, incumbent SM Skip Jackson, KS0J, of Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, received 452 votes to 396 for challenger Ann Foster, K0ANN, of St Anthony. Jackson has served as Minnesota Section Manager since 2004.
In Ohio, Scott Yonally, N8S...
|Amateur Radio Helping to Celebrate National Park Service Founders Week|
Date Published: Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:14:00 -0400
Amateur Radio operators across the US are taking portable communications gear to more than 80 different National Park Service units during NPS Founders Week, August 22-28. They are participating in ARRL’s National Parks on the Air (NPOTA) event, which has been running all year long in parallel with the NPS Centennial. ARRL is the National Association of Amateur Radio in the United States.