AMSAT Announces 2020 Field Day Rules

The Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation(AMSAT) promotes its own version of FieldDay for operation via the amateur satellites,held concurrently with the ARRL event. For 2020, the event takes place during a 27-hour period from 18:00 UTCon Saturday June 27th, 2020 through 2100 UTC on SundayJune 28th, 2020. Those who set up prior to 18:00 UTC onJune 27th can operate only 24 hours. AMSAT DirecRead More…

IRTS VHF Manager’s Report

There was major tropospheric propagation which occurredon 2m and 70cm opening over May 5th and 6th betweenD4VHF (Cape Verde) and the Caribbean. On 5th of MayD4VHF worked 9Y4D (4,006km) & KP4EIT (4,393km)on 2m using FT8. D4VHF also worked 9Y4D (4,006km)and FG8OJ (3,867km) on 70cm using FT8.On 6th of MayD4VHF worked NP4BM (4,450km) & WP3DN (4,363km)on 2m using FT8. On 29th of April Tim EI4GRead More…