Scouting’s World Jamboree on the Air/Jamboree on the Internet (JOTA-JOTI) Team has announced the theme for this fall’s JOTA-JOTI event: “60 Years Connecting Scouts.” The 2017 theme recognizes the event’s beginnings in 1957 and commemorates its growth in participation and in the expanding communication channels activated this coming October. In addition to Amateur Radio, those channels include Internet-based channels and other Internet-based options, including social media, ScoutLink, IRC chat services, Skype, and more. Continue reading
On Sunday 12.03.2017 the Pancyprian Seascout event “Poseidoneia ” took place. This year, the event was held in Larnaca, and it was dedicated in memory of our dear departed friend Erricos Lanitis 5B4GJ (SK). Continue reading
In an effort to give every single current member, lapsed member and non-member an opportunity to voice your views regarding CARS, and how amateur radio could be improved in Cyprus, we have designed the following survey/questionnaire. It is a little long, however it is probably the first time we are running such a survey, we therefore ask you to be patient, and to make every effort to answer as best as you feel regarding the various issues raised.
The questionnaire shall run for Continue reading
We are very pleased to inform you that the CARS VHF network has received a much needed major upgrade over the past few months. Lot’s of CARS members have worked tirelessly for this upgrade, for who I am especially thankful to. Continue reading
I would particularly like to note the participation of the group of students from the English School, members of the English School Radio Club (5B4ES), for who I am especially proud of. Continue reading
An article on their legacy can be found at the following link.
Quoting from the article amongst other things amateur radio “… has given the marginalized a way to speak and participate in a system that previously prevented them from doing so“.
We’d like to let you know that the next meeting of 5B4NC members – and anyone else that wishes to join – will be held on Thursday, March 16th at 20:30 at the 91st Scouts Group, Agios Andreas.
This will be the Club’s Annual General Meeting, so your presence is important!
We will be QRV on R5 (145.725) half an hour before and during the meeting. Continue reading
For all those planning to participate, please read the following instructions prior to the exam very carefully. Most importantly,
- remember to bring an ID document (identity card or passport), and
- to be at the venue by 11:30 am local time! Continue reading
From Spain, look out for the callsigns AO3ANT, AO4HAG, AO5WAP, EG1WAP, EG5WAP, EG5ANT, EH5WAP, EH5ANT and AO5AN during the period 18th to 26th February 2017.
Alongside this activity is the offer of a nice Award available in 4 Categories – Bronze, Silver, Gold and Platinum. This has been launched by the Union Radioaficionados Españoles Section of Denia and Cullera. More information here