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Radio amateur brings her hobby to university

Ruth Willet KM4LAO Kettering University reports student Ruth Willet KM4LAO brings her amateur radio expertise to campus. Ruth, who is double majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Physics, was first licensed in June 2015. On her QRZ page she says: “I love getting on the air on amateur radio satellites! I have operated from a…

HamRadioNow interviews AMSAT President Joe Spier K6WAO

AMSAT President Joe Spier K6WAO talks about AMSAT and Satellites with Gary Pearce KN4AQ of HamRadioNow at the Orlando HamCation. Watch HRN 384 AMSAT Update, Live from Orlando HamRadioNow videos https://www.youtube.com/user/HamRadioNow/videos Orlando HamCation https://www.hamcation.com/ Read the full article at https://amsat-uk.org/2018/02/09/hamradionow-interviews-amsat-president-joe-spier-k6wao/. STRAY SIGNALS does not claim ownership of the article. Tweet

Zhou Enlai student satellite launched

Some of the students from Huai’an who helped develop the Zhou Enlai CubeSat The 2U CubeSat Zhou Enlai 周恩来 developed with primary and middle school students was launched at 04:12 UT on Friday, January 19, 2018. Twenty of the students from Huai’an who helped develop the satellite were at the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center for…

Zhou Enlai student satellite to launch

Zhou Enlai CubeSat The 2U CubeSat Zhou Enlai 周恩来 developed with primary and middle school students is expected to launch on Friday, January 19, 2018. The satellite is named after the first Premier of the PRC. Zhou Enlai held office from October 1949 until January 1976. A report on Xinhua Net says: The satellite was…

Ham radio CubeSat launch success

CNUSail-1 Credit KARI-Blog CubeSats carrying amateur radio payloads were among the 31 satellites successfully launched on January 12 at 0359 UT on the ISRO PSLV-C40 mission from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, India. Two of the CubeSats, Fox-1D and PicSat, carry amateur radio FM transponders, but neither is yet available for general amateur use.…

PicSat to launch Friday

Artist’s impression of PicSat in space The PicSat 3U CubeSat carrying an amateur radio 145/435 MHz FM transponder is planned to launch into Earth orbit on January 12, 2018. The primary mission is to study the star Beta Pictoris, its exoplanet and its famous debris disk, thanks to a small telescope 5 cm in diameter.…

BBC TV to show Michael Portillo moonbounce

Noel Matthews G8GTZ, Michael Portillo, Brian Coleman G4NNS, Matthew Crosby Chief Scientist Goonhilly, Ian Jones CEO Goonhilly and Tim Fern G4LOH at Goonhilly in June 2017 BBC TV’s Great British Railway Journeys is expected to show former MP for Enfield Southgate, Michael Portillo, using 5.6 GHz amateur radio to bounce a signal off the surface…

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