Four Australian Ground Stations Provide HAMTV Chain For ARISS Contact

Four Australian Ground Stations Provided a Chained HAMTV service for a successful ARISS school contact for 'Ilaria Alpi' in Italy with Astronaut Paolo Nespoli IZØJPA   Want to know more ?

WIA policies, regulations and procedures

The Wireless Institute of Australia (WIA) board of directors in their meeting each month are reminded of the established policies, which are reviewed by directors at least once every three years.   Want to know more ?

Australis Oscar 5 history

A well-researched and illustrated story on Australia’s first home-grown satellite will appear in the WIA journal Amateur Radio magazine.   Want to know more ?

Amateur licensee numbers remain stagnant, sustained by churn

Recent amateur licence statistics reveal a small growth over the past year, restoring licensee numbers close to where we were over a decade ago.    Want to know more ?

Armistice Day Centenary to be commemorated

The end of WWI came when Armistice was declared on the 11th hour, of the 11th day of the 11th month, in 1918.   Want to know more ?

Hurricanes shine light on emergency communications

The Atlantic hurricane disasters this year left more than 260 dead with $300 billion in damages, making them the costliest ever.   Want to know more ?

Australian Presented With Yasme Foundation Excellence Award

These prestigious awards, which began in 2008, recognise individuals and groups who have made a significant contribution to Amateur Radio.   Want to know more ?

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