Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr, most notably was known for piloting the Enola Gay which dropped the first atomic bomb but yet he did have a distinguished career in the US Air Force beginning in the European theater in the early days of WW2. To Find out more (Click Here)
Category: SPARC Trivia
15 Nov 18
NRQZ or National Radio Quiet Zone…
is a large area of land in the United States designated as a radio quiet zone, in which radio transmissions are heavily restricted by law to facilitate scientific research and military intelligence. It is located roughly half each in the Blue Ridge Mountains of west-central Virginia, and the Allegheny Mountains of east-central West Virginia and southernmost tip of the Maryland panhandle.
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14 Nov 18
For more information on the Pentagon Amature Radio Club K4AF (Click Here)
11 November 18
Fred Lloyd AA7BQ founder of QRZ.com was originally working on a project called the call sign project which was to obtain and distribute to hams the FCC database of operating call signs. This project was born out of the internet news group rec.ham-radio. The projects initial sponsor was Rusty, Carruth, N7IKQ.
To learn more about Fred Lloyd AA7BQ … Click Here …
9 November 18
Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi; born 14 March 1958) is the reigning monarch of the Principality of Monaco and head of the princely house of Grimaldi. He is the son of Prince Rainier III and the American actress Grace Kelly.
Prince Albert II’d spent a lot of time in New Hampsire and also attended Amherst Collage in Massachusetts. Competed in the 1988, 1992, and 2002 Winter Olympics bobsled for Monaco.
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7 November 18
4 November 18
Maurice Durieux ( call sign VE2QS) was born in Paris France 3 December 1903, in 1911 he moved to Montreal, Died, Ottawa 11 Nov 1976
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CQ Serenade English version sung by Joyce Hahn, original 45 record Audio…..
ARISS AND ISS
Lots of good reading and information can be found about the ISS as well as the QSL card and form at the ARISS website … (click here for the ISS contact sheet) .
To track any satellite including the ISS … (Click Here)
Last Man Standing Trivia
While I was checking to see what else I can add aside from the the second video on this post I tripped over this video of the Last Man Standing set being used, the second video will pretty much fill ya’ll in on the rest of the story… Just had to throw in the 3rd clip from the show since were just about up to Thanks giving……
The following video’s pretty much sums up everything about The Last Man Standing Show, All videos are from Ham Nation, show is Bob Heil and friends.
Last Man Standing’s Producer Joe Amodeo talks about the Cast and Crew with amateur radio…….. Hosted by Bob Heil and Leo Laporte
The Third video which deals with Thanksgiving…..
I am doing the SPARC Trivia and the rest of the story in a post format, where video is available I will include the video or a link depending on the source. Please use the recent post or Categories on the right