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2019 News Releases



Yet More 122 GHz Records

29/ 04/ 2019   The 122GHz amateur band is getting a hammering recently with records being set and falling around VK states and nationally.
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2019 WIA Annual Conference Sydney Presenters

28/ 04/ 2019   The WIA AGM and Conference is only 4 weeks away and, as is customary, we would like to start to introduce some of the learned presenters.
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EHF Records Keep Coming!

25/ 04/ 2019   From the WIA Records Manager John VK3KM - new 122GHz records from Andrew Anderson VK3CV and Noel Higgins VK3NH.
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Australian Military Radio Operators weekend

19/ 04/ 2019   2019 is the second year of Australian Military Radio Operators weekend. It occurs on the weekend after Anzac Day. This year the Australian Military Radio Operators weekend is in honour of WINNIE-THE-WAR-WINNER-Wireless of WW2.
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AX prefix for ANZAC Day

19/ 04/ 2019   The ACMA automatically allows all radio amateurs to substitute their normal VK callsign prefix with the letters AX, on ANZAC Day, April 25.
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Australian CubeSat to use 76 GHz

12/ 04/ 2019   The IARU Satellite Coordination Panel has announced the amateur radio frequencies for the Australian 76 GHz CubeSat CUAVA-1 that is expected to launch in July 2019.
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2019 WIA Annual Conference Sydney Reminder

12/ 04/ 2019   It is that time of the year again and the WIA 2019 AGM is just around the corner.
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The ACMA announces 2019–20 Compliance Priorities

09/ 04/ 2019   The ACMA has announced its Compliance Priorities for 2019–20. This Authority-wide strategic approach to setting annual Compliance Priorities helps to streamline their work and provides greater transparency and clarity for industry. Of particular interest to amateurs is the focus on solar inverter interference on 5.6GHz and 400MHz bands
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ACMA Amateur Licence Fee Increases

07/ 04/ 2019   The ACMA has just released their latest Apparatus licence fee schedule and amateur licence fees have increased.
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Russian SSTV Transmission Event Planned

07/ 04/ 2019   ARISS Russia is planning Slow Scan Television (SSTV) image transmissions from the International Space Station.
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ACMA seeks views on its latest five-year work plan

05/ 04/ 2019   The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released a consultation draft of its Five-year Spectrum Outlook for 2019–23, which sets out the work that it plans to do in spectrum management over the next few years.
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05/ 04/ 2019   The WIA Returning Officer, Mr John Marshall has advised detail of the election for the WIA Board.
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New Microwave & Optical Records Set

03/ 04/ 2019   John Martin VK3KM - WIA Records Keeper lets us know that there have been many new microwave records and a new optical record set in VK.
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02/ 04/ 2019   This year 2019 marks the 70th anniversary of the "Unión de Radioaficionados Españoles", in order to commemorate this important event, the URE, the Spanish IARU member society, announces the following Special Prize to all licensed radio amateurs and SWL from all over the world.
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