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Emergency Communications Workshop (ECW)
In Lima, Peru, on October 3, 2019, an Emergency Communication Workshop (ECW) will be held after the XX IARU R2 Assembly, with the purpose of exchanging information and increasing the response capacity of Member Societies (MS) of Region 2, in …
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Larry Price, W4RA, SK
ARRL and IARU President Emeritus Larry E. Price, Ph.D., W4RA, of Statesboro, Georgia, died September 10, 2019. He was 85. A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Larry was first licensed as WN5TIA at age 16 and subsequently as W5TIA, K9MJA, …
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GOOD NEWS FOR RADIO AMATEURS
August 30, 2019 For immediate release: There has been a concern – understandably – in the Amateur community over a proposal made by France to study reallocating144 – 146 MHz to the aeronautical navigation service at a World Radiocommunication Conference, likely in 2023, …
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IARU at CITEL
IARU at CITEL PCC II meetings in Ottawa, Canada, August 12 – 16. The CITEL PCC II meeting is the final preparatory meeting before the ITU World Radio Conference in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt in October 28 to November 22. …
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IARU Region 2 ARDF Championship
The IARU Region 2 ARDF Championships are underway! Thursday, August 1 was the Foxoring championship near Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. 68 radio athletes ranging in age from 7 to over 70 took to the woods to find low power 3.5 MHz transmitters. In …
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