RADIO SOCIETY OF
UPDATED: 18th JANUARY, 2016
Applications for Society membership should be sent to the Secretary at P. O. Box 45681, Nairobi 00100. Fees are:
Entry Fee Annual Subscription Total
Full member (licensed) 1000/= 2,000/= 3,000/=
Associate member (unlicensed) 500/= 1,000/= 1,500/=
Student member 75/= 200/= 275/=
Joint members (husband & wife) - 150% of applicable rate
Note: Subscriptions are for the calendar year, renewable each January.
are only about 75 Full amateur licenses issued and
current in Kenya, plus some Novices, but many of the holders live abroad. Only
about 8 are now regularly active within
The usual Region 1 amateur band limits are authorised in Kenya, but NOT 4 meters. On VHF the 2 meter band is confined to the Region I limits 144 - 146 MHz. 160 meters is limited to 1.81 to 1.85 MHz. The 40 meter band is now extended from 7.0 - 7.2 MHz.
Whenever possible the Society supports Radio Scouting and the annual Jamboree
on the Air (JOTA) in conjunction with the
Radio Clubs exist at Starehe Boys Centre & School, Nairobi and Friends School Kamusinga, in western Kenya.
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