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Latest Amateur Radio News from around the world
  1. An International Space Station school contact has been planned with participants at Primary School Jovan Jovanovic Zmaj, Sremska Mitrovica, Serbia
  2. Lexington's LEX 18 TV News reports local amateur radio operators are training for the worst-case scenario. The Bluegrass Amateur Radio Society is camping out at the Kentucky Horse Park this weekend to train for any potential natural disaster or emergency
  3. OK2KKW reports Michael Kuhne DB6NT and Roland Becker DK4RC have achieved a new record on 134 MHz
  4. On Friday, January 24, 2020, the US President signed into law: H.R. 583, the “Preventing Illegal Radio Abuse Through Enforcement Act” or the “PIRATE Act"
  5. The January 2020 issue of the Dutch Amateur Radio Union's magazine is now available for free download
  6. Radio Amateurs of Canada has received the sad news that former RAC Ontario North Regional Director Doug Leach, VE3XK, became a Silent Key on January 15, 2020
  7. 50 days to go.... The preparations are part of the fun too. An amazing load of work is done by all team members. Antennas, hardware, software, the camp set up, medical well being, transportation, satellite connections, inter camp communication, operating schedules, vaccinations to name just a few..
  8. During the month of February, the Polish national amateur radio society PZK will have 14 different special event stations on the air to mark the 90th anniversary of PZK and the 95th anniversary of the International Amateur Radio Union
  9. Michael, Mike, Foerster, W0IH, loves to ragchew with his friends on 80 meters in the evening
  10. Wireless Institute of Australia News reminds members that nominations for Board are needed and says it would be good to have some female directors
  11. Last Thursday's 'In Our Time' on BBC Radio 4 had a useful discussion on the Solar Wind which radio amateurs might find interesting
  12. Landing and camping at South Orkney requires permission from several government agencies. This multi step process takes months to complete. We recently received our final approval, the "Antarctic Conservation Act Permit" from the National Science Foundation
  13. According to the Amateur Radio Cluster Network for the week of Friday, 17th January, through Friday, 24th January there were 205 countries active
  14. Hannes Coetzee, ZS6BZP, reports that the solar activity is expected to remain at low levels
  15. Weekly IOTA News - compiled by Tedd Mirgliotta, KB8NW, editor of the Ohio/Penn DX Bulletin