Ham radio fans from all over the world will be coming together in Friedrichshafen for the 44th time from 21–23 June 2019.
German magazine Radioszene reports the issue of electromagnetic interference from consumer devices, e.g. switched-mode PSU’s and LED lighting, is being raised in the Bundestag (Federal Parliament)
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Alexander Gerst KF5ONO with DLR_School_Lab Braunschweig, Braunschweig, Germany
An ARISS contact is planned for a school in Germany with Alexander Gerst, KF5ONO on Tuesday, 14 August 2018 at approximately 1256UTC. The exchange will be a direct contact operated by DN2DLR and be conducted in German. The downlink signals will be audible in parts of Europe on 145.800 MHz FM.
With 300kW from Wittenberg via Vienna to North America
On the occasion of WRTC 2018 RADIO DARC will broadcast two special programs
The IARU HF Championships and the WRTC-2018 will be on the air from 12:00 UTC Saturday 14 July and ending at 11:59 UTC Sunday 15 July 2018
David Rowe VK5DGR reports Thomas Kurin, a student at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, has developed a version of Codec2 that encodes speech at just 450 bps
The 43rd HamRadio Exhibition at Friedrichshafen attracted 15460 visitors, among them around 20 Emergency Communicators who attended the IARU meeting for Emergency Communicators on Friday 1st June.
After the introduction and Region 1 report, there were interesting presentations followed by a good exchange of information in an Open Forum session which carried on beyond the official closing time of the meeting.
Michal SP9XWM and Chris SP7WME presented on emergency activities in Poland followed by Herbert OE3KJN talking about their activities in ‘Exercise Solar Flare’ where there was good co-operation between Radio Amateurs, the military and service providers. Finally Alberto IK1YLO and Marco IU1GJE spoke about the internet linked DMR network they were working on for disaster use.
The presentations are available on the following links;
( Content is the opinion of the presenters )
The next Ham Radio on the Bodensee is on June 21-23 2019 and will include another emergency comms meeting.
The World Radiosport Team Championship takes place from July 14 (12z) until July 15 (12z) in parallel to the IARU HF Championship. 63 teams will be competing from identical sites south of Berlin
With respect to our world championship, the World Radiosport Team Championship -WRTC-, organizers require that the communities in which the 65 competition stations are to be set up, be fully informed
An International Space Station school contact has been planned for Alexander Gerst KF5ONO with Kardinal Frings Gymnasium, Bonn, Germany
Four students passed their amateur radio exams in preparation for a school contact with the International Space Station in August
Organizers of HAM RADIO 2018 June 1-3 in Friedrichshafen, Germany, report that attendance at this year’s show was down slightly from 2017
The World Radiosport Team Championship takes place from July 14 until July 15 in parallel to the IARU HF Championship. 63 teams will be competing from identical sites south of Berlin
This year’s international amateur radio exhibition takes place from June 1 to 3 at the fairgrounds in Friedrichshafen under the motto “Radio Scouting – The Adventure of Youth Amateur Radio.”
Germany plays host to the world In this spirit HAM RADIO from 01 – 03 June, 2018 will be welcoming international radio amateurs with open arms.
Bundestag member Alois Rainer (CSU-Straubing) attended the 10th international radio amateur meeting, held Saturday, May 12 at the local association of Straubing radio amateurs in Grandsberg
Hamnet is a high-speed digital radio network that interconnects automated ham radio stations and its services, such as Packet Radio, Allstarlink/Echolink/ IRLP, APRS, Paging and Amateur Television using radio links on the higher bands like 13 cm, 6 cm and 3 cm
ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst, KF5ONO, will be launched into space on 6 June at 11:12 GMT (13:12 CEST) alongside Roscosmos commander Sergei Prokopyev and NASA astronaut Serena Auñón-Chancellor
A Google map is available that shows radio amateurs in Germany as at June 5, 2017
Ham Radio/Blogs/Europe/GermanyDMR personal web site. Includes download links for Codeplug for Hytera AR685 PD685G, PD785G, PD785 & X1P with DMR Plus and Brandmeister support with VFO like channels. Repeater maps. In German….
The German Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has presented its report for 2017 …