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M1GEO, UK Winner of D-STAR QSO Party 2015 - 07/01/2016

George Smart M1GEO was one of the lucky winners of the recent D-STAR QSO Party 2015. He recently received his prize of an ASUS MeMO Pad 7 tablet from Ian Lockyer, Marketing Manager of Icom UK Ltd.

George got int...

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M1GEO, UK Winner of D-STAR QSO Party 2015

D-STAR, Bargains & Hogroast at ML&S Open Day - 03/12/2015

If you are looking to get into D-STAR, you should visit the ML&S Open Day on Saturday 5th December 2015.

Scheduled for 11am in their Training Academy, Chris Rolinson (G7DDN) will be giving a layman’s presentati...

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D-STAR, Bargains & Hogroast at ML&S Open Day

GB7NI Joins the D-STAR Repeater Network in Northern Ireland - 10/11/2015

A new 2M D-STAR repeater based in Belfast has recently been set up by the Greenisland Electronics Amateur Radio Society. The site overlooks Belfast lough and is proving very popular with the local Amateur community. The...

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D-STAR Parachute Mobile QSOs with US Jumper prove popular in Japan - 05/11/2015

On the 17th of October, Amateur radio enthusiast and skydiver Mark Meltzer, age 66, had an optimistic long shot QSO sked with Amateurs in Japan, hoping to work them on 28.425 KHz with a 5 watt SSB signal.

Poor prop...

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GB7PD D-STAR Digital Repeater, Now Serving the Milford Haven Area - 03/11/2015

GB7PD-C 2 metre digital D-STAR repeater, which is run by the Tenby Radio Repeater Group, is now on air and operating from Pembroke Dock. A 70 CM D-STAR repeater is set to follow and will hopefully go live before Christm...

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New D-STAR repeaters in Scotland - 20/10/2015

Whilst searching the internet, I read an article on www.amateurradio.eu highlighting a number of D-STAR repeaters coming online in Scotland. This is encouraging news, showing renewed interest in the D-STAR mode by our f...

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GB7PP D-STAR repeater Now Live on Air in Suffolk - 16/10/2015

GB7PP 70cm DV D-STAR repeater has now gone live in Kesgrave near Ipswich. The new repeater now provides good coverage for D-STAR operators in the Suffolk area.

For details about its setup and coverage, visit the...

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GB7PP D-STAR repeater Now Live on Air in Suffolk

UKFMWG Repeater Group Digital Amateur Radio Session - 12/10/2015

The UKFMWG Repeater Group are staging a Digital Radio User session on the morning of Saturday 7th November 2015 at the Warrington Amateur Radio Club, Bellhouse Lane, Grappenhall. Warrington WA4 2SG.

User fr...

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For a limited time only, Colour versions of the ID-51E PLUS - 30/09/2015

Such was the success of the 50th anniversary editions of Icom’s D-STAR handportable that Icom has decided to produce a new range of this model, comparable with the features of the ID-51E PLUS.

The new limited ed...

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For a limited time only, Colour versions of the ID-51E PLUS

Take Part in this Weekends D-STAR QSO Party - 15/09/2015

This is a reminder that Icom’s D-STAR QSO Party 2015 will start this Friday, September 18 (00:00 UTC) and will continue all the way through to Sunday, September 20 (24:00 UTC).

The aim of the annual D-STAR QSO pa...

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Take Part in this Weekends D-STAR QSO Party

GB7RN D-STAR Digital Repeater Now on Air at HMS Collingwood - 04/09/2015

A radio society steeped in maritime history is one of the latest organisations to move into the digital arena of Amateur Radio. The Royal Naval Amateur Radio Society, formed in 1960 with over 700 members worldwide has...

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GB7RN D-STAR Digital Repeater Now on Air at HMS Collingwood

Icom Amateur Radio and D-STAR Catalogues, Now Available to Download! - 24/07/2015

The 2015 editions of the Icom Amateur radio and D-STAR catalogues are now available to download from this website. Both catalogues have been updated to include the latest product ranges.

The Amateur radio catalog...

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Icom Amateur Radio and D-STAR Catalogues, Now Available to Download!

GB7TE, D-STAR Repeater in North Essex, Now on Air - 20/07/2015

On Saturday 18th July 2015 at 14:25z, GB7TE owned and run by the Martello Tower Group was connected to the D-STAR network. It is now fully operational and serving the North Essex area.

For more details about...

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GB7TE, D-STAR Repeater in North Essex, Now on Air

Your Invitation to the Biggest D-STAR QSO Party 2015 - 17/07/2015

Icom has announced preliminary details for the 2015 D-STAR QSO Party, an annual contest that promotes the Amateur (Ham) radio hobby around the world through D-STAR (Digital Smart Technologies for Amateur Radio.)

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Your Invitation to the Biggest D-STAR QSO Party 2015

ID-51E PLUS Practical Wireless Review - ‘I was so impressed; I bought the radio!’ - 06/07/2015

Icom’s new ID-51E PLUS was recently given a seal of approval by Chris Lorek in a product review in the July edition of Practical Wireless. The ID-51E PLUS is Icom’s latest Amateur digital/analogue radio allowing access ...

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ID-51E PLUS Practical Wireless Review - ‘I was so impressed; I bought the radio!’
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