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GB1AO - A Capital Advertisement for Amateur Radio - 07/10/2009

Between 4-5pm on Friday 25th September, Music Publisher and Amateur radio enthusiast, Martin Maynard took his place on the Fourth Plinth in Trafalgar Square. In front of an audience in the square and...

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GB1AO - A Capital Advertisement for Amateur Radio

High-speed D-STAR replaces AX.25 Packet - 07/10/2009

It is reported that the Amateur Radio team supporting the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon has officially retired AX.25 packet in favour of High Speed D-Star DD Mode

The Amateur Team have use...

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School DSTAR linkup UK to USA - 07/10/2009

On the 5th October pupils at St Marys Catholic School in Deal, Kent had a contact via D-STAR with St Marys Catholic School in Temple, Texas.

The children prepared questions to ask each oth...

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School DSTAR linkup UK to USA

Worthing connects with amateur radio enthusiasts worldwide - 01/10/2009

Worthing Borough Council has announced itself as the first Local Authority to host, in conjunction with Worthing & District Amateur Radio Club, a D-Star repeater which allows communication through ama...

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Worthing connects with amateur radio enthusiasts worldwide

Promoting Amateur Radio World-wide from the "Fourth Plinth" - 11/09/2009

Music Publisher and Amateur radio enthusiast, Martin Maynard has been selected for the 'Fourth Plinth.' His intention whilst on the plinth is to promote the hobby of Amateur radio and raise awareness...

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Promoting Amateur Radio World-wide from the "Fourth Plinth"

D-Star in Space! - 02/09/2009

The first D-Star nano-satellite is scheduled to launch into low orbit aboard the Vega rocket in October 2010! Check out Chris Matthieu N7ICE's latest HamBrief TV on 73s.org for more details or visit t...

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D-Star in Space!

Icom D-STAR contest winners announced! - 25/08/2009

The Icom D-STAR contest is now closed and the results of the recent contest can now be downloaded from the D-STAR contest page on the Icom Inc. website.

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Icom D-STAR contest winners announced!

The Rig Register - Amateur Radio stolen equipment database - 11/08/2009

Hugh Golding (G7UOD) has created a national database for stolen amateur radio equipment.

The Rig Register is a simple site that allows users to store their details and serial numbers of v...

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The Rig Register - Amateur Radio stolen equipment database

Icom UK offers to link up online on www.icomuk.co.uk! - 29/07/2009

Icom UK are offering clubs and associations the opportunity to promote their own website from special pages on Icom UK's website.

Each link will give an organisation the opportunity to put ...

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D-Star contacts with Japan made easier - 14/07/2009

Ray, M3ZRJ recently learnt of a new development for those using the D-Star system to contact Japan.

Ray was on air with Kohji Tanaka, JA4NYY, in Hiroshima when he mentioned that contacting...

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D-Star contacts with Japan made easier

D-STAR Worldwide Contest - 06/07/2009

Icom Inc. is to hold the very first worldwide D-STAR contest between 25th July 2009 through to 31st July 2009. Many of us agents/distributors from around the world will be also be involved with the re...

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D-STAR Worldwide Contest

Dundee Amateur Radio Club gets D-Star! - 29/06/2009

Dundee Amateur Radio Club (DARC) were recently awarded a grant of nearly £3,000 by the National Lottery under the AWARDS FOR ALL SCHEME.

This Grant has been used to purchase the equipment r...

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Dundee Amateur Radio Club gets D-Star!

Contest University UK 2009 Sponsored by Icom UK - 29/06/2009

Icom UK will be sponsoring Contest University UK (CTU) at this year's RSGB Convention to be held at the Wyboston Lakes Centre in Bedfordshire, on Saturday 10th October 2009. Contest University UK (CTU...

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Contest University UK 2009 Sponsored by Icom UK

D-STAR repeaters in Japan - 16/06/2009

A new map of Japanese D-STAR repeaters is now available for you to look at on the web and you can also listen to Digital Voice in Toyota City.

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Surf the web on D-Star! - 09/06/2009

Chris Matthieu, N7ICE, has uploaded a video to YouTube showing how to use the Icom ID-1 D-STAR radi...

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Surf the web on D-Star!
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