CELEBRATION OF WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY
2013 AT NIAR.
NIAR cordially invites you to
participate and celebrate “World Amateur Radio Day 2013” followed by
Date:Thursday, 18 April 2013
Time: 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm
Venue: National Institute of Amateur
Road, Somajiguda, Hyderabad 500082.
RSVP: Tel Nos. 040-2331 0287,
S.Ram Mohan, VU2MYH
WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY : 18 April
Each year on 18 April, radio amateurs around the
world celebrate World Amateur Radio Day.On that day in 1925 the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) was founded.
In 1913 there occurred the first recorded
instance of amateur radio being used to provide communications in a
natural disaster, during severe flooding in the Midwest of the United States.
Accordingly, the theme of the event for 2013 is “Amateur
Radio: Entering Its Second Century of Disaster Communications.”
AMATEUR RADIO EXAM ON WORLD AMATEUR
ASOL Exam will be conducted by Wireless Monitoring Station, Ministry of
Communications & IT on 18 April 2013 to coincideWorld Amateur Radio Day at N.I.,University, Kumaracoil,
Kanyakumari District, for candidates trained by
NIGHT 2013, Hyderabad: 12 April 2013
We are pleased to inform you that National Institute of
Amateur Radio jointly with Dhruva Space and VinoothnaGeetha Media are organisingYuri’s Night (not-for-profit event), a global celebration of
humanity’s past, present, and future in space.
Yuri’s Night events are held
around the world each year in the month of April commemorating the
day of cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin’s first manned spaceflight on April
12, 1961 and the inaugural launch of NASA’s Space Shuttle on April 12,
1981. Dhruva Space has signed anMoU with Yuri’s Night to
bring the space party toIndia.
The main event is organized inBirlaScienceCenter,Hyderabadon 12thApril 2013 from 4:00PM onwards.The event has talks/demos by SpaceMasters fromIndia,GermanyandSpain, amateur radio communications
besides Star Gazing, satellite tracking, Music and element of surprise
Yuri’s Night shall be celebrated
in prestigious institutions acrossIndiasuch as IIT Delhi, IIT
Banaras, BITSGoa, UVCE Bangalore. This
annual event of celebration of human spaceflight attracts over 100,000
people in over 75 countries on all 7 continents, while tens of
thousands more watch the 12-hour live Yuri’s Night Global Webcast and participate online in the virtual world.
We also request you to make it
convenient to attend the programme andregister your participation at www.yurisnightindia.net.
of the Year” Award for Mr. S. Suri, VU2MY
We are pleased to inform
you that Mr. Suri, Founder and Chairman, National
Institute of Amateur Radio is selected for the prestigious “Amateur of
the Year” award by the awards committee of the Dayton Hamvention-2012. Click here to know more| Photos |
Amateur Radio Classes at Bharat Scouts & Guides, New Delhi
Training Programme for Amateur Station Operators Licence has started in Bharat Scouts & Guides
NHQ, VU2BSG, New Delhi from 19th to 30th August 2011. The class timings are from
10.00 am to 5.00 pm. The Course coordinators are Mrs.D.Bharathi
Prasad, VU2RBI and Mr.Mukesh Kumar Gola, VU2MCW of NIAR. if any local hams wants to
upgrade their licenses to General licenses, please contact
Amateur Radio Classes at NIAR, Hyderabad
Amateur Radio Classes was conducted at NIAR, Hyderabad from 1.8.2011 as
follows: Batch 1: 10.00 am to 11.00 am Batch 2: 5.00 pm to 6.00 pm
The exam is proposed to be held at the end of October 2011.
For more details please contact on telephone no. 040-23310287, 65167388
Transceiver Assembling Workshop at NIAR
A 40 Meter Transceiver (JOTA model) assembling workshop was held at NIAR, Hyderabad during 7 to 10 July 2011. It was conducted by Mr. Rama Prabhu, VU2DEV and Mr.Sudhindra,
ADCN Station at Chickmagalur
The Amateur Radio Advanced Digital Communication Network (ADCN) Station at Chickmagalur was set up at Mountain ViewCollege on 7th July, 2011. The Incharge
of the station is OMJowhar Azad, VU3HDS.
Inauguration of Radio Messaging Server at VU2IIH, Bangalore
The Amateur Radio Messaging Server
(RMS) Gateway Station was inaugurated by Mr.B.M.Baveja,
VU2BMB, Group Coordinator, Department of Information Technology, Ministry
of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India at
Indian Institute of Hams, (VU2IIH), 2nd Floor, Gate No.2, SreeKanteerava Outdoor
Stadium, Kasturba Road, Bangalore 560001 on
Wednesday, 6th July 2011.This project is implemented by National Institute
of Amateur Radio (NIAR), Hyderabad.
for NIAR Dxpeditions
Plaques were recently received from CQ Magazine,
USA for the two Dxpeditionsorganized simultaneously by NIAR to
celebrate its Silver Jubilee.
2008 CQ World
Wide DX Contest:
1. World Winner in Contest Dxpedition: Single Operator Single
Transmitter : CallsignVU4RG
OM Norbert DJ7JC/VU3NLF) QTH: Port Blair,
Winner in Contest Dxpedition : Multi Operator Single Transmitter : CallsignVU7SJ
(Operators: OM Franz DL9GFB / VU3RYE & OM Jose
VU2JOS) QTH: AgattiIsland, Lakshadweep
to niarindia group or follow the link for latest
updates on Amateur Radio
Quotations are invited from reputed agencies /
dealers for the supply of Amateur Radio HF/VHF/UHF Transceivers, HF
Antennas, VHF/UHF Transceivers, VHF/UHF Yagi
Antennas, Radio Modems and Computers for a
project being implemented by NIAR with the support of Department of
Information Technology, Ministry of Communications & IT, Govt. of
India. Last date for submission of quotation is 15 June 2011. Please
contact NIAR office for details.
AmateurRadioMuseum at NIAR
Inauguration of AmateurRadioMuseum,
knowledge and awareness center on April 18, 2010 at NIAR. | Invitation |Brochure
- Foreign Hams may get ready to operate from VU4
Institute of Amateur Radio (NIAR), Hyderabad had earlier
organized a successful Dx-pedition
(VU4NRO/VU4RBI) in Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
during December, 2004. The team members prematurely stopped the Dx-pedition activity after tsunami disaster struck
the South Asian region on 26th December 2004 and mobilized
their communication resources to provide humanitarian service to support
essential rescue and relief operations. The services of these amateur
radio operators were appreciated by several agencies in India
HEARTY CONGRATULATIONS TO ISRO, AMSAT-INDIA & HAMS 'HAMSAT' First Indian Amateur Radio
Satellite Lanched Successfully from SatishDhawan Space Centre,Sriharikota AP on
05th of May 2005 at 10:14 am. PSLV C6 PUTS HAMSAT INTO ORBIT.
His Excellency the President of India Dr. A.P.J.AbdulKalam congratulates all Hams at a press
conference immediately after successful launch of HAMSAT.
an International Seminar on 'Amateur Radio Communication' in
"Disaster Management " on 18 April, 2005 at Hotel Savera, Chennai,
From Left to Right:
Singh, IAS, VU2UJS, ShriR.K.Arora,
Group Coordinator, DIT, ShriAjeerVidya, JS &FA,
IAS (Retd.)VU2NVO, Mr. SeppoSisatto, OH1VR, ShriN.G.Nanda, VU2NG, ShriE.Radhakrishna, VU3LRE, ShriS.Suri, VU2MY at mic.
Delegation meets the Prime Minister of India
Dr. Manmohan Singh on 5
March 2005 at New
From Left to Right:
Ms.Bharathi Prasad, VU2RBI, Chief Coordinator & Team
Leader VU4 Dxpedition, Dr. Manmohan Singh, Hon'ble Prime Minister of India, Mr.S.Suri,VU2MY
Founder, Chairman, NIAR, Mr.S.B.Ram, VU2LIC,
Addl. Director & Mr.D.N.Prasad, VU2DBP,
Deputy Adviser, Planning Commission, Govt. of India
Release of VU4 Dxpedition
QSL Card by Hon'ble Minister of Comm. & I.T