Radio Amateurs

Some articles on amateur, radio, amateurs, radio amateurs:

Dxing - Types of DXing - Amateur Radio DX
... Amateur radio operators who specialize in making two way radio contact with other amateurs in distant countries are also referred to as "DXers" ... On the HF (also known as shortwave) amateur bands, DX stations are those in foreign countries ... On the VHF/UHF amateur bands, DX stations can be within the same country or continent, since making a long-distance VHF contact, without the help of a satellite, can ...
Sport In Saint Pierre And Miquelon - Communications
... Saint-Pierre and Miquelon has four radio stations, all of them on the FM band (the last stations converted from the AM band in 2004) ... The other station (Radio Atlantique) is an affiliate of Radio France Internationale ... The islands are a separate country among radio amateurs ...
4-meter Band - History
... Before World War II, British radio amateurs had been allocated a band at 56 MHz ... after several years of intense lobbying by the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB), the 4-metre band was allocated to British radio amateurs as a replacement for the old 5-metre band allocation ... in Europe and Africa have also allocated the 4-metre band to radio amateurs as a result of the decline in VHF television broadcasts on the 4-metre band ...
List Of Amateur Radio Organizations - National and Local
... Country Organization(s) Comments Algeria Amateurs Radio Algeriens a national non-profit organization for amateur radio enthusiasts in Algeria Andorra UniĆ³ de Radioaficionats ... Versuchssenderverband a national non-profit organization for amateur radio enthusiasts in Austria Bangladesh Bangladesh Amateur Radio League National ... Member society of International Amateur Radio Union ...
Association Royale Des Radio Amateurs Du Maroc
... The Association Royale des Radio Amateurs du Maroc (ARRAM) (in English, Royal Association of Radio Amateurs of Morocco) is a national non-profit organization for ... benefits of the ARRAM include a QSL bureau for those amateur radio operators in regular communications with other amateur radio operators in foreign countries, and a network to support amateur radio ... The ARRAM represents the interests of Moroccan amateur radio operators before Moroccan and international regulatory authorities ...

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