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Summerside Amateur Radio Club

Sat Oct 03, 2015

DKARS Magazine October 2015....

DKARS Magazine October 2015 is now ready for download

The DKARS (Dutch Kingdom Amateur Radio Society) issues its own free PDF Magazine once every month.

It contains articles written in English and Dutch.

In case you would like to receive the free magazine, please register via: and you will automatically receive the magazine via an email with a download link.

This month the Magazine is 41 pages we present lots of interesing articles and other news of course.

Downloading can be done direct from this link :

And browsing online is also possible,

Or go to:

73 - Peter PJ4NX
Secretary of the DKARS

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IARU 90 Award....

In order to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the founding of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) in 1925, a very nice IARU award is being issued

The award is available to those stations who have contacted 10 member-society jubilee stations from January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015.

Details regarding the award can be found at:

The award is being administered by Soyuz Radiolyubitelei Rossii [SRR], the Russian Amateur Radio Union and any inquiries about the award can be directed to:


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Jamboree On The Air Stations Urged to Register....

The ARRL report as of October 1, more than 350 US amateur radio stations had signed up to take part in the 2015 Jamboree On The Air (JOTA)

The 58th annual event takes place October 16-18, and JOTA organizers are urging all who plan to participate to register, so they can provide a list of participating stations and their locations.

JOTA is aimed at fostering Scout-to-Scout communication across borders and is the largest Scouting event in the world with some 1.3 million participants worldwide.

The K2BSA call sign will be in use for JOTA from every US call district as well as from KH6 and KL7.

Read the full ARRL story at

List of US registered stations:

Worldwide registration and station list:

UK Radio Scouting Yahoo Group:

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TX Factor GB2RS News....

All the very latest Amateur Radio news is now available via
the TX Factor GB2RS weekly podcast.

Need to catch up with all the latest developments and news in amateur radio?

Make sure you subscribe by visiting:
or, via iTunes by searching the iTunes Podcast section for TX Talk.

News broadcasts are made available every Saturday and the TX Factor website also holds an archive of previous podcasts should you wish to recap on a previous weeks’ news!

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