The special event station GB0AUK will be active on the amateur satellites at the AMSAT-UK Colloquium, part of the RSGB Convention, in Milton Keynes Oct 13-14.
AMSAT-UK members will be running a demonstration amateur radio satellite ground station, using the equipment provided to UK schools for the International Space Station ARISS contacts in 2016.
The station will be operational, as time permits during from Friday, October 12 until Sunday, October 14.
There will also be a ‘Beginners Session’ on Sunday morning at 09:30 BST which, like all the Colloquium presentations, will be streamed live.
The AMSAT-UK Colloquium is part of the RSGB Convention at the Kents Park Conference Centre, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BZ. Colloquium presentations will be in Lecture Room 5. Download the programme schedule from
Tickets to the event are available at the door or you can book in advance at
The live stream of the Colloquium presentations will be at https://batc.org.uk/live/