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The 92nd RSGB AGM will be held at Jurys Inn, 24 Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2HQ on Saturday the 27th of April, commencing at 12 noon. Details for the 2019 AGM appeared in the April RadCom. Arrangements have been made for Members who are unable to attend the AGM to cast their votes by proxy. […]

RSGB AGM 2019/04/18 16:04

Owen Garriott, W5LFL, SK

Former US astronaut and long-duration spaceflight pioneer Owen Garriott, W5LFL, who operated the world’s first amateur radio station from space, died at the age of 88 on the 15th of April 2019. He spent a total of 70 days in space and 13 hours and 43 minutes in three separate spacewalks. According to his family, […]

Owen Garriott, W5LFL, SK 2019/04/18 16:02

International Marconi Day

International Marconi Day 2019 will take place on the 27th of April. Last year 74 stations were registered, all operating from a site that Marconi operated from or had a personal connection with. To see the stations involved this year, go to

International Marconi Day 2019/04/18 15:59

The IARU represented in Turkey

The IARU was represented in Turkey, where committee SE24 on Short Range Devices met to undertake further work concerning Wireless Power Transmission, or WPT. SE24 is considering both WPT for electric vehicles and also generic WPT applications. The IARU has made extensive input on the potential impact on radio communications from spurious emissions from WPT […]

The IARU represented in Turkey 2019/04/18 15:59

GB2RS News Script for 21 April 2019

Tap or click the link below to download this week’s GB2RS news script GB2RS News Script for 21 April 2019 updated (11-page/62KB Microsoft Word document)

GB2RS News Script for 21 April 2019 2019/04/18 15:52