WSJT Development Group Releases “Bug Fix” WSJT-X version 2.5.4

01/05/2022 The WSJT development group has released an updated version of WSJT-X — version 2.5.4 — which it’s calling a “bug fix.” The primary fix repairs a defect that caused occasional crashes when contacting stations with non-standard call signs. It also allows MAP65’s “best-fit Delta Phi (Dphi)” solution to be …

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CAMSAT XW-3 (CAS-9) is Designated Hope-OSCAR-113 (HO-113)

01/05/2022 At the request of the Chinese Amateur Satellite Group (CAMSAT), AMSAT Vice President of Operations Drew Glasbrenner, KO4MA, has announced the designation of the new Chinese XW-3 (CAS-9) satellite as Hope-OSCAR-113 (HO-113). Developed by CAMSAT, in cooperation with the Chinese government’s aerospace and education departments, XW-3 was launched on …

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ARRL Welcomes New Director of Emergency Management

01/04/2022 ARRL  The National Association for Amateur Radio® is pleased to announce the hiring of Josh Johnston, KE5MHV, into the role of Director of Emergency Management. Johnston is from Ozone, Arkansas, and comes to ARRL with 16 years of experience as the Director of Johnson County (Arkansas) Department of Emergency …

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Radio Amateurs of Canada Announces New President

01/03/2022 New Radio Amateurs of Canada (RAC) President, Phil A. McBride, VA3QR/VA3KPJ, took office on January 1. He was elected by the RAC Board of Directors. McBride succeeds Glenn MacDonell, VE3XRA, who served the maximum three consecutive 2-year terms in the top post. McBride is the former RAC Ontario South Director. …

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TX5N Raivavae Island. From DXNews.com

TX5N Team will be active from Raivavae Island, IOTA OC – 114, Austral Islands, 16 – 28 April 2022.Team – N7QT, K5GS, N6XG, DJ9RR, W1SRD, N7BX, K0BEE.Recent DX Spots TX5NTX5N Log searchSearch They will operate on 160 – 10m, CW, SSB, Digital modes.QSL via M0URX.DXCC Country – Austral Islands, FO/A.Planned …

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JW0X JW100QO Svalbard. From DXNews.com

JW0X Team will be active from Svalbard, IOTA EU – 026, 19 – 26 April 2022.Team – ON5UR, DJ5MO, ON2BDJ, ON4BR, ON4CKM, ON4DCU, ON4DTO, ON4EC, ON4MA, ON5RA, ON6CC, ON7RU, ON8AK, ON8AZ,Recent DX Spots JW0XJW0X Log searchSearchJW100QO Log searchSearchRecent DX Spots JW100QOThey will operate on HF Bands and QO-100 Satellite.They will …

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EX0DX Kyrgyzstan. From DXNews.com

Andrea, HB9DUR will be active again as EX0DX from Kyrgyzstan, until 10 January 2022.He will operate on HF Bands.Recent DX Spots EX0DXQSL via home call.Ads for direct QSL:Andrea Bianchi, Via Arbostra 23 E, Pregassona 6963, Switzerland. Video Kyrgyzstan [embedded content] EX0DX. Where is Kyrgyzstan located. Map. EX0DX Kyrgyzstan. Sunrise 12-31-2021 …

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