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2017-12-06 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Thu, 11/23/2017 - 01:34
Date: Wednesday Dec 6, 2017
Time: 5:55 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 12°
Approach: 10° above NNW
Departure: 10° above NNE

SKYWARN Recognition Day Webinar Set for November 27

ARRL News - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 12:28

A free webinar, “What is SKYWARN™ Recognition Day and how can you participate?” will take place on November 27 at 8 PM EST (0100 UTC on November 28). Register online. After registering, you will receive a confirmation e-mail containing information about joining the webinar

SRD this year takes place on Saturday, December 2 from 0000 until 2400 UTC (starts on the evening of Friday, December 1, in ...

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Major New Edition of The ARRL Handbook is Now Available!

ARRL News - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 08:27

The 2018 edition of The ARRL Handbook for Radio Communications has undergone a complete makeover. First published in 1926, the most widely used one-stop reference and guide to radio technology principles and practices over the years since has documented the state-of-the-art in Amateur Radio as well as emerging technologies in radio experimentation, discovery, and achievement. The 95th edition o...

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Year-Long NASA On The Air Event Kicks off on December 11

ARRL News - Wed, 11/22/2017 - 08:23

The Amateur Radio clubs at National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) centers around the US have invited the Amateur Radio community to join the NASA On The Air (NOTA) special event. NOTA gets under way in December 2017 and continues through December 2018. In addition to being the agency’s 60th anniversary, 2018 will mark 50 years since NASA orbited the first human around the moon, an...

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2017-11-25 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Saturday Nov 25, 2017
Time: 7:24 PM
Duration: less than 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 16°
Approach: 10° above SW
Departure: 16° above SW

2017-11-26 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Sunday Nov 26, 2017
Time: 6:33 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 28°
Approach: 11° above SSW
Departure: 28° above SE

2017-11-27 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Monday Nov 27, 2017
Time: 5:41 PM
Duration: 4 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 15°
Approach: 11° above SSE
Departure: 10° above E

2017-11-27 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Monday Nov 27, 2017
Time: 7:17 PM
Duration: less than 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 33°
Approach: 22° above WSW
Departure: 33° above W

2017-11-28 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Tuesday Nov 28, 2017
Time: 6:25 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 74°
Approach: 23° above SW
Departure: 36° above ENE

2017-11-29 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Wednesday Nov 29, 2017
Time: 5:32 PM
Duration: 5 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 36°
Approach: 13° above SSW
Departure: 11° above ENE

2017-11-29 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Wednesday Nov 29, 2017
Time: 7:10 PM
Duration: 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 27°
Approach: 18° above WNW
Departure: 27° above NW

2017-11-30 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Thursday Nov 30, 2017
Time: 6:18 PM
Duration: 3 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 45°
Approach: 30° above W
Departure: 21° above NNE

2017-12-01 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Friday Dec 1, 2017
Time: 7:01 PM
Duration: 2 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 17°
Approach: 10° above WNW
Departure: 17° above NNW

2017-12-02 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Saturday Dec 2, 2017
Time: 6:09 PM
Duration: 4 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 24°
Approach: 15° above WNW
Departure: 13° above NNE

2017-12-03 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Sunday Dec 3, 2017
Time: 6:54 PM
Duration: 1 minute
Maximum Elevation: 13°
Approach: 10° above NW
Departure: 13° above NNW

2017-12-04 ISS Sighting

SpotTheStation - Sightings for Marysville - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 19:34
Date: Monday Dec 4, 2017
Time: 6:02 PM
Duration: 4 minutes
Maximum Elevation: 16°
Approach: 11° above NW
Departure: 10° above NNE

W8TEE and K2ZIA Win the November 2017 QST Cover Plaque Award

ARRL News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 13:08

The winning article for the November 2017 QST Cover Plaque award is “Build Your Own Arduino-Based Antenna Analyzer” by Jack Purdum, W8TEE, and Farrukh Zia, K2ZIA. The QST Cover Plaque Award -- given to the author or authors of the most popular article in each issue -- is determined by a vote of ARRL members on the QST Cover Plaque Poll web page. Cast a ballot for your favorite article in the De...

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Mysterious Signals Did Not Come from Missing Submarine; MF/HF Frequencies Listed

ARRL News - Mon, 11/20/2017 - 10:52

Satellite signals heard over the weekend did not come from a missing Argentine Navy submarine San Juan that went missing on November 15, dashing hopes that the vessel could be located. The submarine had reported a malfunction, had surfaced, and was headed back to its base when the Navy lost contact with it. The sub, built in Germany in the 1980s, carries a crew of 44.

Vessels from Argentina, the...

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