Ham Radio is There, as Honolulu Hosts a Successful 10th Annual “Geek Meet”

Location, Location, Location! In the middle of Honolulu, with the yacht club, harbor, the ocean, and the beach, Amateur Radio was there on July 2 for the 10th annual “Geek Meet,” at Magic Island. Hawaii’s Geek Meet is a fun, casual, family-friendly, grassroots gathering for people who are curious and have a passion they want to share, including Amateur Radio. Members of the Emergency Amateur Ra...

20-Jul-2017, 22:00:00 (www.arrl.org)

Dream setup!

Drone footage taken on July 14 at the QTH of Stan KE5EE. For sure, it’s certainly a dream station setup! Congratulations Stan on a job well done!
20-Jul-2017, 21:40:00 (https://dx-world.net/dream-setup/?utm_source%3Drss%26utm_medium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3Ddream-setup)

TX5EG – French Polynesia

NEWS UPDATE – The HUAHINE expedition, OC-067 ended on July 17th. We have done everything possible to listen to as many people as possible and make as many contacts as possible with a very bad wave propagation. From July 5, an amplifier went QRT and we had to trade with a single station until July […]
20-Jul-2017, 18:00:12 (https://dx-world.net/tx5eg-french-polynesia/?utm_source%3Drss%26utm_medium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3Dtx5eg-french-polynesia)

The Doctor Will See You Now!

“Power Supplies” is the topic of the latest (July 20) episode of the “ARRL The Doctor is In” podcast. Listen...and learn!

Sponsored by DX Engineering, “ARRL The Doctor is In” is an informative discussion of all things technical. Listen on your computer, tablet, or smartphone -- whenever and wherever you like!

Every 2 weeks, your host, QST Editor-in-Chief Steve Ford, WB8IMY, and the Doctor himself...

20-Jul-2017, 14:00:00 (www.arrl.org)

5W0RR – Samoa

Roly, ZL1BQD (also E51RJR) will again be active from Apia, Samoa between July 26 to August 15, 2017. QRV mostly using JT65, possibly FT8 mode. QSL via H/c.
20-Jul-2017, 10:40:19 (https://dx-world.net/5w0rr-samoa/?utm_source%3Drss%26utm_medium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3D5w0rr-samoa)


Tony Kent G8PBH RSGB ESC Chair

Appointment of Prof. Anthony (Tony) Kent, G8PBH to Chair of the Examinations Standards Committee Tony obtained his callsign, G8PBH, in 1978 and has been active on the bands continuously since. His interests in that time have included home construction, mobile and portable operation and, most recently, DX chasing. His favourite band is 6 m and, […]
19-Jul-2017, 17:29:27 (rsgb.org)

Paul Whatton G4DCV RSGB TEC Chair

Paul Whatton, G4DCV has been appointed as Chair of the RSGB’s Training and Education Committee (TEC). Paul previously held the post of Vice Chair within TEC and is the Project Leader for the Train the Trainers scheme, which recently trained its 200th tutor. First licensed in 1972 as G8FUR, Paul is a member of Windmill […]
19-Jul-2017, 16:41:26 (rsgb.org)

A43FD – Green Mountain, Oman

A team consisting A41KT, A41LE, A41LX, A41MS, A41OF, A41RN, A41SS & A41ZZ will be active as A43FD from Al Jabal Al Akhdar (Green Mountain) in Oman during July 21-22, 2017. QRV on HF bands. QSL via A47RS. More info on Green Mountain can be found here
19-Jul-2017, 12:10:24 (https://dx-world.net/a43fd-green-mountain-oman/?utm_source%3Drss%26utm_medium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3Da43fd-green-mountain-oman)

UR1G – Kalanchakskiye, EU-179

A team consisting UR3GO, UR8GX, US0GM, US0GJ, US3QQ, UV5QR, UV5QQ & UV5QAW will be active from Kalanchakskiye Island EU-179 as UR1G during the IOTA contest (July 29-30). Activity will start July 25 using individual callsigns …/P. QSL UR1G via Radioclub “Sputnik”, 2nd Vinogradnaya str., 11, Kherson 73035, Ukraine.
18-Jul-2017, 20:24:03 (https://dx-world.net/ur1g-kalanchakskiye-isl-eu-179/?utm_source%3Drss%26utm_medium%3Drss%26utm_campaign%3Dur1g-kalanchakskiye-isl-eu-179)