Unique and rare Expedition Video of the Ukrainian Voroshilovgrad city Radio Clubs UK5MAA and UK5MAF. in ex USSR Georgian Republic. "CQ WWDX" Contest 1979. The Expedition was located near Tbilisi city (the Capital of the Georga) in about 1500 meters above sea level. Crew members: UF6HV, UB5EC, UY5LK, UB5MCD, UB5MDC, UB5MNM, UB5MBY, UB5MCS, UB5MDA, UB5UN, UB5MOA and others ...
Official List of the Special Events Amateur Radio Stations from Russia (2012). Released by Russian Ministry of Telecommunications.
01.02.2012 - 31.03.2012
85th anniversary of the All-Russian public and state organizations "Voluntary Society of Assistance to the Army, Air Force and Navy of Russia"
Tyumen Region / Siberia
01.05.2012 - 31.05.2012
67th Anniversary of the Victory...
The DXCC Desk Clarifies Russian Prefixes Which Count for European Russia
For the purposes of the DXCC and WAC awards, the following Russian prefixes count as European Russia:
Any call with the prefixes UA through UI and the numbers
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
Any call with the prefix U and the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
Any call with the prefixes RA through RZ and the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7.
Amateur radio has been a part of my life for several decades, as a faithful friend and a dominant hobby.
Of course, there are many other interesting things out there. But it is different from any others because it not only sharpens your technical knowledge, but also gives you many reasons to join the Amateur radio community. One of such reasons is opportunity to meet other fellow amateurs from other...
CNN reported today that Russia has activated a missile defense radar that had been in test mode for much of 2011. The system is based in Kalingrad, Russia and according to CNN will cover all of Europe and the Atlantic. Is this a new Woodpecker?
Here's the CNN story:
CNN-After receiving a report from the Space Defense Troops commander that the Voronezh-DM radar station was fully ready for launch,...
The sample of blatant mismanagement and criminal negligence (!)
Shocking photos of an abandoned military equipment near Moscow / Russia
Most of equipment still functioning. Radio stations, diesel generators, antenna masts, radars and heavy military trucks... All of this "iron" was thrown a few years ago in remote place ('secret' area) deep forest of great Russia. It is no need anymore for the Russian...