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As one of his final actions during his duty tour aboard the International Space Station, NASA Astronaut Mike Hopkins, KF5LJG, installed and commissioned the Amateur Radio on the International Space Station "Ham Video" system over the March 8-9 weekend.
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An anonymous reader writes "As luck would have it, I was video-attending the monthly meeting of my alma mater's amateur radio club last night and learned that a local Alumnus had passed, leaving a significant amount of equipment to the club, including a 'Big Bertha' tower that the club does not have a home for.
The FCC has cited the otherwise clean record of an Amateur Radio licensee in deciding to reduce his fine for "willfully and repeatedly" violating the Communications Act and FCC rules.
Following the mysterious disappearance of the Malaysian Airline Boeing 777-200ER jetliner with 239 passengers aboard, the airline's Emergency Management Centre at Kuala Lumpur Airport provided hotel accommodations for next of kin.
March 15, the designated birthday of The American Legion, is the day in 1919 when the first American Legion caucus, held by members of the American Expeditionary Force, convened in Paris.
You might think 40 hours a week of 'cop-talk' would be enough for anyone, but I often listen to Visalia PD broadcasts when I'm out and about.
Ventriloquist Bruce Weaver and friends will entertain in Danville this week. They will appear starting at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Montour County Senior Citizen Center at 500 W. Mahoning St. The program is free.
Ryan Trotter, a 27-year-old student at the Louisiana Special Education Center, speaks letters and the number five into a wireless microphone on Thursday.
U.S. Paralympian abandoned at a St Petersburg orphanage aged four in emotional reunion with her Russian birth mother at Sochi 'I wish he had never been born': Adam Lanza's father breaks his silence on 'evil' son who killed 20 children at Sandy Hook school in first interview since tragedy Polygamous family with five wives and 24 CHILDREN says their ... (more)
Both men are members the Limestone Amateur Radio Emergency Services team and are ham radio, also known as amateur radio, operators Ham radio is considered a hobby, but both men are part of the ears and voices that help protect residents during severe storms.
Charlie Ristorcelli is the president of the Poway Amateur Radio club and has been an expert in the craft for over 30 years, including time served in the Navy and with NSA.
The Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club and Amateur Radio Emergency Service will be conducting a ham radio "simplex" test from Milo on Wednesday, March 26 starting at 8:00 PM.
Chartock, who is not a ham, arrives "as the magazine charts new ground as a part-print, part-digital 'hybrid' publication covering the entire communications hobby," the CQ announcement said.