Andre Botes, ZS2ACP, in Port Elizabeth worked Willem Badenhorst, ZS6WAB, at Polokwane on 40,682 MHz FSK441 via meteor scatter on 6 August 2015. This is a distance of 1 184 km that is a new South African Radio League record as well as a world record. Ian Roberts, ZS6BTE, and Willem, ZS6WAB set up the first-ever record on this band, over a Tropo distance of around 300 km.
The Sun’s face gets a lot more active this week with two coronal holes and two active regions rotating into Earth view. This means we get two mo... Read more
Icom ID-51 If you were one of the customers who purchased a 50th Anniversary version of the ID-51 or the latter ID-51 Plus, then there is a firmware u... Read more
Audio version Listen to an audio interview with N5UP from the RAIN Report and learn about eQSL.cc Purpose eQSL.cc is the first and only global... Read more
Photo: LX7I teamThe 2016 CQ World-Wide DX RTTY Contest September 24-25 Starts 0000 GMT Saturday — Ends 2400 GMT Sunday I. OBJECTIVE: For amateur... Read more
In an effort to encourage more youngsters and their families to get involved in Amateur Radio, the kids at Ham Radio (dot) World will mount an all-kid... Read more
The Intrepid DX Group has announced its itinerary and operating schedule for its January 2016 South Sandwich/South Georgia VP8SGI/VP8STI DXpedition. S... Read more