High Valley Amateur Radio Club
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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 to Offer QSL Wall at Hamvention|
Date Published: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:14:00 -0400
|US Fish and Wildlife Service Seeks Comments on Baker Island DXpedition Compatibility|
Date Published: Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:07:00 -0400
The US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) appears open to a DXpedition to Baker Island in the Pacific, which has not been activated for 15 years. Baker and Howland Islands (KH1) is the fourth most-wanted DXCC entity, according to the Club Log DXCC Most Wanted List. On April 24, the FWS released a Draft Compatibility Determination for Amateur Radio Operation for public review and comment. The comme...
|ISS Commander Peggy Whitson, ex-KC5ZTD, Sets New US Record for Time in Space|
Date Published: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:47:00 -0400
|WRTC 2018 Plans Call for Greater Participation by Young Contesters|
Date Published: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 16:58:00 -0400
The 8th World Radiosport Team Championship, WRTC 2018 in Germany next July, will offer seats on three teams for contesters who are 25 or younger at the time of the event. Prospective participants need only to apply. The international event July 12-16, 2018, will feature 42 competing teams. This will mark Germany’s first time hosting a WRTC, which takes place in conjunction with the IARU HF Cham...
|Geomagnetic Storm Watch Remains in Effect|
Date Published: Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:37:00 -0400
NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction Center (SWPC) says a minor (G1) geomagnetic storm watch remains in effect for April 24-26, due to the continued influence of a large, recurrent, negative-polarity coronal hole high-speed stream (CH HSS). A coronal hole is an area of the Sun where the magnetic field folds back, and solar wind escapes. This follows on the heels of an unexpected coronal mass ejectio...
|The K7RA Solar Update|
Date Published: Fri, 21 Apr 2017 13:24:00 -0400
This just in from the Australian Space Forecast Centre at 2349 UTC on April 20, 2017:
Recurrent coronal hole is expected to be geoeffective.
INCREASED GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY EXPECTED
DUE TO CORONAL HOLE HIGH SPEED WIND STREAM
FOR 23 APRIL 2017
GEOMAGNETIC ACTIVITY FORECAST
23 Apr: Active to Minor Storm
Spaceweather.com reported old sunspot AR2644 returned after a 2-week trip around the Sun, and explode...
|ARRL Hamvention Forum Topics Will Encompass Makers, Youth, HamSCI|
Date Published: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:43:00 -0400
When Hamvention® opens on May 19 for the first time in Xenia, Ohio, the focus of ARRL activities will be the ARRL EXPO in Building 2 of the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Center. ARRL will sponsor a slate of forums on all 3 days of Hamvention.
To highlight the new location, some fresh ARRL forum topics will accompany the old standards. Space is limited at some forum venues.
|Puerto Rico Radio Amateurs Take Part in 2017 Caribbean Tsunami Exercise|
Date Published: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:37:00 -0400
As they have done in past years, radio amateurs in Puerto Rico took part in the Caribe Wave tsunami exercise on March 21. Tsunami Preparedness Week was March 19-25 for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Caribe Wave is the annual tsunami exercise of the UNESCO Tsunami and Other Coastal Hazards Warning System for the Caribbean and Adjacent Regions (CARIBE-EWS). Its major objective is for countri...
|Sebastien Poulenard, F5UFX, is Recipient of Intrepid Spirit Award|
Date Published: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 21:32:00 -0400
From the International DX Convention in Visalia California comes word that DXer and Tromelin 2014 team leader Sebastien “Seb” Poulenard, F5UFX, is the recipient of the Intrepid Spirit Award, sponsored by the Intrepid-DX Group.
“This award is to recognize Sebastien’s outstanding efforts to activate Juan de Nova Island as FT4JA and Tromelin Island as FT4TA,” said Intrepid-DX Group Founder and Vice...
|Ham Radio Club in India Reunites Lost, Injured Pilgrims and Travelers with Families|
Date Published: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:13:00 -0400
For the past 24 years, members of India’s West Bengal Radio Club (WBRC) have helped to reunite lost or injured individuals, many of them pilgrims attending the Ganga Sagar Mela festival each January. The Ganga Sagar fair and pilgrimage, held on Sagar Island’s southern tip in the Ganges Delta on the Bay of Bengal, attracts a huge number of people, and the club typically fields a special event st...
|RARSfest Hosts 2017 ARRL Roanoke Division Convention|
Date Published: Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:19:00 -0400
|WB2REM and K5PA Win the April 2017 QST Cover Plaque Award|
Date Published: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 21:01:00 -0400
The winning article for the April 2017 QST Cover Plaque award is “DIY Remote Radio Now” by Jim Millner, WB2REM, and Gene Hinkle, K5PA. The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the May issue today.
|Motorola Solutions Expands Patent Infringement Complaints against Hytera|
Date Published: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:09:00 -0400
Motorola Solutions on March 29 announced that it had filed patent infringement complaints with the Regional Court of Düsseldorf, Germany, against Hytera Communications of Shenzhen, China, and Hytera Mobilfunk of Bad Munder, Germany.
The legal action in Germany came on the heels of complaints the company filed in the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, alleging that Hytera’s ...
|Tickets Available for TAPR/AMSAT Banquet|
Date Published: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:04:00 -0400
The deadline is May 16 to purchase tickets for the 11th annual joint TAPR/AMSAT Banquet, set for May 19 in conjunction with Hamvention. Tickets ($35) will not be sold at Hamvention, and ticket pick-up will not be available at the AMSAT booth.
A list of tickets purchased online will be maintained, with check-in at the door.
The Banquet will take place at the Kohler Presidential Banquet Center, 457...
|ARISS Gains Visibility at National Science Teachers Association Conference|
Date Published: Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:46:00 -0400
The Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS) program gained some valuable visibility at the 2017 National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) national conference, March 27-April 2, in Los Angeles. ARRL Education Services Manager Debra Johnson, K1DMJ, represented ARISS and ARRL at the annual gathering. The ARISS Team shared a booth with a few other educational programs under the ...