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Live ISS contact from UK school
An amateur radio contact with the International Space Station, facilitated by ARISS, is planned for Friday, 14 December 2018. The contact with Kenilworth school is scheduled for 1255UTC and will be streamed from around noon at live.ariss.org.

Live ISS contact from UK school 2018/12/07 15:04
Turkey gets 60m and 6m
Turkey’s telecom regulator, BTK, in a government gazette notice on 29 November 2018, released two new amateur radio allocations. They are the new WRC-15 60m band, at 15W, plus an all mode 6m allocation of 50 to 52MHz, with a power limit of 75W.

Turkey gets 60m and 6m 2018/12/07 15:01
RSGB responds to CEPT report
The RSGB has made a submission to CEPT regarding its Draft Report on Wireless Power Transmission for Electric Vehicles. This is the latest step as part of ongoing work by RSGB and IARU that is preparing for WRC-19 next autumn. A copy of the submission can be found at WRC-19 papers on the RSGB website.

RSGB responds to CEPT report 2018/12/07 14:57
Christmas and New Year GB2RS
There will be no GB2RS script for Sunday, 30 December 2018. The last news reading for 2018 will take place on Sunday, 23 December 2018, with normal service resuming on Sunday, 6 January 2019. Individual newsreaders may choose to run a net instead of the news during their slot on the 30th, though this must […]

Christmas and New Year GB2RS 2018/12/07 14:40
Radio workshops still taking bookings
The RSGB is still taking bookings for the Introduction to Amateur Radio workshops running in association with Bletchley Park on 15 and 16 December 2018. These workshops will give an introductory insight into the world of amateur radio, as well as a chance to see the RSGB’s National Radio Centre. So spread the word to […]

Radio workshops still taking bookings 2018/12/07 14:37