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|SSTV from the Space Station this week||Fri 22nd Jan 2021 14:51 GMT|
Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station are planning to transmit slow scan TV images on 145.800MHz FM using the SSTV mode PD-120. On the 28th of January, the transmissions will be between 1210UTC and 1715UTC. On the 29th they will broadcast between 1310UTC and 1805UTC. Please note that these times could vary depending on […]
|Orlando Hamcation postponed||Fri 22nd Jan 2021 14:50 GMT|
This year’s Orlando Hamcation has been postponed. Usually held in February, there will instead be online events. Go to hamcation.com to check out all the events and webinars that will be happening. You must register for the webinars that you want to watch, but registration is free.
|Enter Construction Competition||Fri 22nd Jan 2021 14:49 GMT|
Have you entered the RSGB’s ‘Get on the air to care’ construction competition? The deadline is the 1st of February. Send a short description of your project to [email protected] and include a few photographs, a video if possible and any related circuit diagrams.
|Also in GB2RS this week…||Fri 22nd Jan 2021 14:44 GMT|
Nick Redmayne, G6PQW has written an engaging piece in The Telegraph about how the lockdown has reinvigorated a teenage interest in amateur radio. The piece includes a quote from RSGB General Manager, Steve Thomas, M1ACB. Well done Nick. Filmmaker Luka Vukos released his short film ISS_Overs that is available for previewing until the 29th of […]