AY4E – Martin Garcia Island, SA-055

A multi-op team will be active as AY4E from Martin Garcia Isl SA-055, Argentina between October 16-19, 2014. QRV on 160-6m, all bands/mode. QSL via LU4QQ. Webpage FIRST FOR DX NEWS – DX-WORLD.NET
19-Sep-2014, 21:47:39 (www.dx-world.net)

The K7RA Solar Update

On September 11 and 12 two powerful CMEs hit Earth, producing a G3 class geomagnetic storm. The result was a planetary A index of 44 on Friday, and during the final three hours of the UTC day (2:00 PM to 5:00 PM PDT) the planetary K index reached 7, which is very high.

Overall solar activity is down, with the average daily sunspot number declining from 152 to 124.9 in the latest reporting period...

19-Sep-2014, 16:19:00 (www.arrl.org)

Updating the Amateur Radio Licence

The discussion forum on the RSGB website is now open (more…)
19-Sep-2014, 11:53:10 (rsgb.org)

International Air Ambulance Week

International Air Ambulance Week will be on the air from (more…)
19-Sep-2014, 11:51:46 (rsgb.org)

RSGB Legacy Fund

The RSGB Legacy Fund exists due to the generosity of (more…)
19-Sep-2014, 11:50:46 (rsgb.org)

Also in GB2RS this week…

The RSGB Convention takes place between the 10th and 12th (more…)
19-Sep-2014, 11:49:34 (rsgb.org)

RSGB Convention 2014

The RSGB Convention takes place between the 10th and 12th (more…)
19-Sep-2014, 11:49:22 (rsgb.org)

J79L, J79X and J79F – Dominica

  UPDATE – Janusz SP9FIH, Kazik SP6AXW and Bogdan SP2FUD will be active from Dominica as J79L, J79X and J79F between October 18-26, 2014. QRV on HF bands, special attention to Asia and entry in CQ WW SSB contest. QSL both calls via SP9FIH. Webpage FIRST FOR DX NEWS – DX-WORLD.NET
19-Sep-2014, 11:34:43 (www.dx-world.net)

E30FB – Eritrea 2014

listen to ‘E30FB Eritrea’ on Audioboo September 19, 2014 – Zorro made almost 1,400 QSOs by 02Z today, providing ATNOs with his pleasure. He has been not sleeping very much, maybe only two or three hours everyday, as you see the cluster’s spots. Activities were on 15 and 20m so far, but planning to be […]
19-Sep-2014, 05:13:37 (www.dx-world.net)

ARRL Website Will Be Unavailable on September 19 Starting at 2000 UTC

The ARRL website is scheduled to be offline on Friday, September 19, starting at 2000 UTC. The length of the outage could run for several hours and possibly into Saturday, September 20. The ARRL IT Department will be performing maintenance in the process of testing and, if feasible, switching the site to a new server.

A “Down for Maintenance” message will appear for the duration of the outage wh...

19-Sep-2014, 00:43:00 (www.arrl.org)