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http://www.fwjinglebellrun.org/ Communicators, It’s time for the annual Jingle Bell Run/Walk for Arthritis.  We have supported this event for many years.  Unfortunately, last year it was “iced out” by the “Cobblestone Ice.”  This year it will headquarter at Burnett Park in downtown Fort Worth and will go out and back from there.  It is an afternoon/evening…

 

SpinSat   Fri Sep 19, 2014 11:52 am (PDT) . Posted by: n6jsx   Per QRZ…. This SAT will be deployed form ISS 09/20/14. IARU Satellite Coordination Panel report that SpinSat carries a 2 watt RF output AX.25 packet radio store and forward system on 437.230 MHz Other items I found put the life of SpinSAT at >6mo….

 

  The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has a  story:  "RadioShack reports big loss, says bankruptcy is possible."   BY STEVE KASKOVICH skaskovich@star-telegram.com RadioShack reported a big loss for its second quarter on plunging sales today and warned that it may have to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy if it cannot obtain new financing. For the 13-week…

 

For anyone interested, we will have a Broadband Ham Network (BBHN) / High-Speed Multimedia Mesh (HSMM-MESH) technical & learning session on Sunday, August 17th    between approximately 3:00PM and approximately 5:30PM at the new K5COW clubhouse near downtown Fort Worth, 2712 White Settlement Rd.  This is a come-and-go as you please type of meeting . . . feel…

 
 

SB SPACE @ ARL $ARLS003 ARLS003 India’s VO-52 Satellite Goes Dark ZCZC AS03 QST de W1AW Space Bulletin 003  ARLS003 From ARRL Headquarters Newington, CT  July 22, 2014 To all radio amateurs SB SPACE ARL ARLS003 ARLS003 India’s VO-52 Satellite Goes Dark Despite efforts to keep the flagging VUSat OSCAR-52 (VO-52) Amateur Radio satellite in…

 

AMSAT News Service Bulletin 199.01 >From AMSAT HQ KENSINGTON, MD. DATE July 18, 2014 AMSAT Fox-1C Launch Opportunity Announced AMSAT is excited to announce a launch opportunity for the Fox-1C Cubesat. AMSAT has teamed with Spaceflight Inc. for integration and launch utilizing Spaceflight’s SHERPA system to a sun-synchronous orbit in the third quarter of 2015….

 
 
 

Date: Mon, 23 Jun 2014 09:52:57 -0700From: John Langridge <jlangridge@sbcglobal.net>Reply-To: John Langridge <jlangridge@sbcglobal.net>Subject: CQ FD! 2014! de WG2XIQ To: “info@cowtownamateurradioclub.org” <info@cowtownamateurradioclub.org>Greetings Cowtown club!  I wanted to extend this on-air demo opportunity to you and your group at Field day!Starting with Field Day 2013, I transmitted a CW field day message on the 630-meter band for…