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LORD HOWE ISLAND DXPEDITION

Lord Howe Island

Several JA operators are expected to be active as callsign/VK9L from the Blue Lagoon on Lord Howe Island between January 11-18th (2013)./

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WIA Hosts IARU Region 3 ARDF Championships

98 competitors from teams from Australia, Malaysia, Korea, Kazakhstan, Japan, China and the USA together with 26 international officials and many of the 58 volunteers assembled in the Community Hall in Maldon, Victoria, Australia for the opening of the 8th IARU Region 3 ARDF Championships, being hosted by the Wireless Institute of Australia.

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Year 2010 Valid Members

We are happy to announce that we have currently 168 valid members as for 15th April 2010. The membership cards will be out soon. 

Click here to view the valid membership list

9M2RGJ - 146.2625 MHz

GURUN April 19, 2009 - MARTS repeater team changed the Gunung Jerai (Kedah Peak) repeater frequency to 146.2625 MHz this morning. The previous frequency of 146.8625 MHz was found not suitable due to interference.

5 MHZ... for amateur radio service

In 2002 we drafted demand to have portion of 5 MHz allocated to or shared to Amateur radio service. 5 Mhz is the intermediate band between 3.5 MHz and 7 MHz. We also need this band as this band is popularly used for emergency by international organization responsible for disaster relief e.g. International Committee for Red Cross, hence we can give our hand when required. However it did not go very far, only within Malaysian working group. We also ask for additional 100 KHz in 7 MHz band during this time. Hence that is why 5 MHz take the back seat. In 2015 we will again demand part of 5.25 to 5.45 to allocated (on secondary basis) to Amateur service. Agenda item 1.3 of World Radio Conference 2015. You can support the cause by stating your experience handling communication at this band, legally or otherwise. (Submit using the contact form found on the website... thank you)

YAGI BUILDING WORKSHOP

YAGI BUILDING WORKSHOP


MARTS will be conducting a Yagi building workshop with the following details:

 

Date:                      18 MAY 2013

Venue:                    MARTS Segamat Clubhouse

Yagi:                       2M (11 ele)/6M/10M

Facilitator:                9M2CIO

 

Those who are interested please email your details to admin by using the contact form on

the website.

ARDF Penang Open 2013

The Penang ARDF Community is organising a fox hunt on Sunday June 30th, 2013.

We would like to invite you and your fellow friends to participate in this event.

This time we will be introducing also the 80M class.

Announcement has also been made at :

 www.myardfsport.com/ardfblog/

 Please pass this information to others who are interested.

We would appreciate if we can get early acknowledgement.

 73 de 9M2LC - KC

Malaysian Radio Amateur Examination Series 2, 2013

Calling all SWLs throughout Malaysia, Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission has announced RAE series 2 for 2013.

Closing date for application is 10 May 2013.

Don’t miss the boat.

For further information and application form, visit:

https://sems.skmm.gov.my/sems/exams/examinfo

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