Southgate Amateur Radio News

QSO Today Otis Vicens, NP4G

Otis Vicens, NP4G, grew up in Puerto Rico, with an appreciation for radio, a love of learning, and an eventual career in orthodontics

Apogee View

In this 'Apogee View' I want to highlight two important topics: this year's AMSAT Symposium; and volunteers' significant role in AMSAT's accomplishments

WIA say AX prefix use is illegal

Australia's WIA have said the use by some stations of the AX prefix to commemorate the death of Queen Elizabeth II is illegal

Amateur radio operators track Hurricane Fiona

The ARRL report the National Hurricane Center (NHC), the Hurricane Watch Net (HWN), the Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) Hurricane Net, and the Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio Network (SATERN) all have been engaged in tracking Hurricane Fiona

VK6WIA NewsWest

NewsWest for Sunday the 25th of September 2022 is the new amateurs edition, where we have information that's useful to new and old amateurs alike

Keplerian data

Special thanks to AMSAT-NA (AMSAT.ORG) for the following Keplerian data

Propagation de K7RA

Geomagnetic disturbances were down this week, but so were sunspot numbers and solar flux

Radio ham's role in Red Cross

When Cathy Goodrich W4CMG signed up to volunteer with the Red Cross in 2017, she planned to lend a hand with her amateur radio skill she had no idea how quickly her time and talent would make an impact

Updated RSGB EMF Calculator

The RSGB have released an updated version of their online EMF Calculator to enable radio amateurs to check EMF exposure limits

Ham Radio Simulated Emergency Test

Severe Weather, Natural Disasters, Terrorism, and Intro-Structure Systems disruption, such as power and internet, cause the loss of critical services that overwhelm our lives