Travel

The spy plane that disappeared

Friday, June 13, 1952, a DC-3 takes off from Bromma airport. On board are eight people on a top secret operation. The plane never returns and remains gone for over 50 years.

Travel

Frankfurt am Main: Main Tower and Frankfurt Zoo

Frankfurt am Main is the largest city in the German state of Hessen and the fifth largest city in Germany. The city has a lot to offer; From the top of the Main Tower there is a wonderful view of the city and in the Frankfurt Zoo you can meet around 450 different species of animals.

  • Technology

    WannaCry: Hacker attack without simile

    Friday night it became known through the media that at least 99 countries and 57,000 businesses were affected by a data attack. These include hospitals and Norwegian businesses.

Today

22 October 2017
Today is this year's day number 294. We are in week 42, and have 71 days left of 2017.

At this day in history:
741Karl Martell, French Governor died.
1383King Ferdinand of Portugal died.
1797Andrý-Jacques Garnerin performed the first famous parachute jump from 960 m. Above Paris.
1811Franz Liszt, Hungarian composer and pianovirtuos was born.
1836Sam Houston was deployed as first president of the Republic of Texas.
1844Sarah Bernhardt, actress (d. 1923) was born.
1906Paul Cezanne, painter died.
1920Doris Lessing, British author was born.
1949Arsène Wenger, French football coach was born.
1953Laos became independent.
1962The Cuban crisis broke out when US President John F. Kennedy published the findings of Soviet nuclear weapons in Cuba.
1972Carl-Christian Ferner, son of Princess Astrid was born.
1975Bjørn Esben Almaas, Norwegian author was born.
1999Maurice Papon, French politician, imprisoned for crimes against humanity committed during World War II.

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Field Day 2011. QTH: Bygdøy Sjøbad, Oslo.

LA4O Field Day 2011

The purpose of the Radio Day's Field Day is to promote recruitment of new radio amateurs and to strengthen the cooperation between Norwegian radio amateurs. This year, the Oslo group had its Field Day at Bygdøy Sjøbad.

HarbourEx15 – Norway’s Largest Civilian Exercise

In April 2015 NRRL Sambandstjenesten attended HarbourEx15. This exercise is the largest civilian exercise that is carried out in Norway.
Karneval i Rauma URK. Foto: Pål Stagnes

Carnival in Rauma Youth’s Red Cross

Rauma Youth's Red Cross arranged carnival once in the early 90's.

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Field Day 2011. QTH: Bygdøy Sjøbad, Oslo.
Amateur Radio

LA4O Field Day 2011

28 December 2011

The purpose of the Radio Day’s Field Day is to promote recruitment of new radio amateurs and to strengthen the cooperation between Norwegian radio amateurs. This year, the Oslo group had its Field Day at Bygdøy Sjøbad.

Technology

WannaCry: Hacker attack without simile

13 May 2017

Friday night it became known through the media that at least 99 countries and 57,000 businesses were affected by a data attack. These include hospitals and Norwegian businesses.