Victory in Europe Day

The UBA Radio Club of Durnal in Belgium will air thisspecial callsign to remember the end of WW2. Theoperation will be active until the 7th of June. The following operators will be on the air for the duration of the event:ON3AT, ON3NR, ON3ZZT, ON4ANV, ON4BEN,ON4DG, ON4EM, ON4LB, ON5GB, ON5KDX, ON5OO,ON7BH, ON7ET, ON7ZB and ON8MG. They will be active on CW, SSB and digital modes. ThereRead More…

New 2M Transatlantic Record

A new transatlantic record on 144MHz has been reported which now brings the top distance to nearly 4,760 kilometers (2,951 miles). John Desmond, EI7GL in a recent post said “The incredible tropo conditions between Cape Verde Islands and the Caribbean continue to amaze with transatlantic contacts on 144 MHz and 432 MHz being made”. This contact was established between D4VHF in the Cape Verde IRead More…