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Canada 150: Special Event Prefixes for Canada’s Sesquicentennial

At the Dayton Hamvention, Radio Amateurs of Canada announced that it has secured permission for all Canadian Radio Amateurs to use special call sign prefixes to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada’s Confederation. 212 more words

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Amateur satellite launch from India

Mineo Wakita JE9PEL reports on the Indian ISRO PSLV-C34 amateur radio satellite launch planned for June 10, 2016 at 0355 UT into a 500 km 98 degree inclination orbit. 124 more words

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GK4LOH received over 3467 km on 144 MHz

A reflection from the structure of the International Space Station enabled a 144.175 MHz signal from Tim GK4LOH in Cornwall to cross the Atlantic.

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WOW Or Not? FT-891 Impress You?

Overnight a link has come in to a small video that has been made at the Dayton Ham Show 2016. It shows the soon to be released FT-891 with its 6-10m coverage, no UHF no VHF and no C4M. 110 more words

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Fitting in at Hamvention.

Deer In Headlines

By Gery L. Deer

We all have it; that one single thing about ourselves that makes us either feel different or seem weird to other people. 714 more words

RMS Express to become "Winlink Express"

Changes are coming Winlink and RMS Express.  For full details click.

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Tomsk-TPU-120 CubeSat Video

The Russian space agency Roscosmos has released a video of the Tomsk-TPU-120 CubeSat commemorative transmission from the International Space Station.

The satellite was developed by students at the Tomsk Polytechnic University to test new space materials technology and is the world’s first space vehicle with a 3D-printed structure. 206 more words

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