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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
|ARRL First Vice President Rick Roderick, K5UR, to Keynote W9DXCC 2014.|
Date Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:41:00 -0400
ARRL First Vice President Rick Roderick, K5UR, will be the banquet speaker for the 62nd annual W9DXCC, September 19-20, 2014, in Schaumburg, Illinois.
Registration remains open. The special hotel rate is valid through August 28; banquet orders must be received by September 13. DXers, anyone interested in learning more about DXing, and their guests are welcome. There is a full program of forums ...
|“Ham Video” Transmitter May Be Tested During ARISS Contact with German School|
Date Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:35:00 -0400
According to ARISS-Europe (ARISS-EU) Chairman Gaston Bertels, ON4WF, the digital Amateur Radio TV “Ham Video” transmitter may be tested during an Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) contact with a high school in Siegburg, Germany, on September 1. If so, this would mark the first time the Ham Video system is used for an ARISS educational event. The direct, 2 meter FM contact...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:20:00 -0400
Average daily sunspot numbers this week moved from 101.7 to 113.4, while average daily solar flux changed from 111.8 to 130.5. The active day according to geomagnetic indicators was Wednesday, August 27, when the planetary A index reached 20. This was the result of a CME which created aurora at both north and south poles.
Predicted solar flux is 115 on August 29-31, 120 on September 1-2, then 11...
|Operations Approved for DXCC Credit |
Date Published: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:12:00 -0400
The ARRL DXCC Desk has approved these operations for DX Century Club credit: A52JR, 4W/HB9FLX, 4W/N1YC, and 4W/PE7T. If a request for DXCC credit for any of these operations has been rejected in a prior application, contact the ARRL DXCC Desk to be placed on the list for an update to your record. Please note the submission date and/or reference number of your application in order to expedite th...
|UKube-1 Satellite Using FUNcube-2 For Downlink Workaround|
Date Published: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:27:00 -0400
The online industry publication SatelliteToday reports that the UKube-1 CubeSat is “experiencing an anomaly with its primary communications link.” To work around the problem, the United Kingdom Space Agency (USKA) has commanded the small spacecraft to use an alternate configuration of what it called “the FUNcube-2 transceiver,” using it as the satellite’s temporary downlink. The Amateur Radio t...
|W1AW/8 to Take the Snowball’s Chance This Fall|
Date Published: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 12:12:00 -0400
|ARRL Headquarters Will Be Closed on Labor Day, September 1 |
Date Published: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:00:00 -0400
ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Labor Day, Monday, September 1, and there will be no W1AW bulletins or code practice. ARRL Headquarters will reopen at 8 AM Eastern Time on Tuesday, September 2. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable holiday!
|Gerald Youngblood, K5SDR, Will Keynote 2014 ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference Banquet|
Date Published: Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:58:00 -0400
Gerald Youngblood, K5SDR, will be the banquet speaker at the 2014 ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference (DCC), September 5-7 at the Austin Marriott South in Austin, Texas. His presentation will be, “Accidental Company, the Making of FlexRadio.”
The 33rd annual DCC will offer 2 days of technical forums on Friday and Saturday and a concurrent introductory forum on Saturday (the Proceedings w...
|NASA Astronaut Steven R. Nagel, N5RAW, SK|
Date Published: Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:36:00 -0400
|US-to-VK Transpacific Reception on 630 Meters Reported|
Date Published: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:11:00 -0400
A radio amateur and medium-frequency (MF) experimenter in Australia has received a 630 meter (475.62 kHz) transmission from a radio amateur and Part 5 Experimental operator in Texas. While the approximately 8710 miles covered is not a distance record nor a “first” for that part of the spectrum, it does represent the sorts of accomplishments that the Amateur Radio community in the US might come ...
|2014 ARRL Field Day Logs Received List Available for Review|
Date Published: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:52:00 -0400
The ARRL “Logs Received” page now contains all 2014 ARRL Field Day logs received to date (scroll to bottom of page), including logs submitted via e-mail, web applet or on paper. The ARRL Contest Branch requests that Field Day participants review the list and contact ARRL Contest Branch Manager Matt Wilhelm, W1MSW, (860-594-0232) no later than September 12, if anything appears to be incorrect wi...
|World DATV QSO Party is August 29-30|
Date Published: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:46:00 -0400
Greater participation is expected this year in the only global on-the-air gathering of digital Amateur Radio television (DATV) enthusiasts. The annual event, which originated in Australia and now is in its fourth year, begins Friday, August 29, at 1000 UTC in Australia and internationally on Saturday, August 30, at 0001 UTC. According to the event’s primary organizer, Peter Cossins, VK3BFG, to ...
|RS0ISS May Be on Slow Scan TV from the ISS this Week|
Date Published: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 18:26:00 -0400
The Slow Scan Television (SSTV) experiment on board the International Space Station (ISS) may be active on Wednesday, August 27, on 145.800 MHz FM, using the call sign RS0ISS, according to Dmitry Pashkov, R4UAB. The SSTV transmissions will be devoted to the life and work of the first cosmonaut, Yuri Gagarin. The SSTV transmissions from the ISS may continue beyond August 27, although the Kenwood...
|Balloons Carrying Amateur Radio Payloads Still Circling Earth|
Date Published: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:52:00 -0400
Three simple plastic foil-envelope balloons carrying Amateur Radio payloads and launched from the UK by Leo Bodnar, M0XER, remain aloft and continue to circle the Earth. The oldest, identified as B63, was released on July 8 and became the second of Bodnar’s balloons to circumnavigate the globe. The first to do so, B64, went up on July 12 and had completed one lap around the Northern Hemisphere ...
|W1AW Centennial Operations Heading for Arizona, Maine |
Date Published: Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:37:00 -0400
The ARRL Centennial W1AW portable operations taking place throughout 2014 from each of the 50 states will relocate at 0000 UTC on Wednesday, August 27 (the evening of August 26 in US time zones), to Arizona (W1AW/7), and Maine (W1AW/1). During 2014 W1AW will be on the air from every state (at least twice) and most US territories.
The ARRL Centennial QSO Party kicked off January 1 for a year-long...