July 17, 2024

This Week in Amateur Radio

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Archive 1960 TV report on ham radio in Germany

On December 8, 1960, German TV broadcaster Norddeutscher Rundfunk (NDR) aired an 8 minute report about amateur radio

The radio amateur needs a lot of operational and technical knowledge for the design and operation of the transmitting and receiving devices. In a tent camp of the Deutscher Amateur Radio Club (DARC) in Bad Zwischenahn, radio amateurs from Germany and abroad can exchange ideas and a radio “fox hunt” is organized.

Watch the German language video on the NDR site at

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