This Week in Amateur Radio

By George Bowen, W2XBS

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Podcast for This Week in Amateur Radio, amateur radio's news magazine of the airwaves
June 16, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1007 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, June 16, 2018 This week's edition is anchored by Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Amy Jo Clark, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too the week) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:42.55 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1007 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. CAMSAT Offers More Details on New Satellites, One Carrying HF Transponders 2. Iranian Radars Showing Up on 10 Meters 3. Selection of Schools/Groups to Host Contacts with Space Station Narrowed to Seven 4. Reverse Beacon Network Beta Testing Separate Spot Stream for FT8 5. A Fresh Voice for Broadcast Reporter Jamie Dupree, NS3T 6. Canadian Radio Amateurs Petition Parliament to End Deliberate Interference 7. Space Station Digital Amateur Radio TV System Transmitter Determined to be Defective 8. ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference Invites Technical Papers 9. Sweden's SAQ Announces Annual Alexanderson Day VLF Transmission on July 1st 10. Attendance Dips at Friedrichshafen's HAM RADIO 2018 11. FCC proposes a 2.8 million dollar fine against HobbyKing for non-compliant drone transmitters 12. Politico article raises the visiability of the Amateur Radio Parity Acts progress and challenges in Congress 13. FCC denies petition from radio amateur preventing interference from digital to analog repeaters 14. MARS urges its members to exclusively use computers that are air-gapped from the internet 15. Sailor is grateful for the Maritime Mobile Service Net assistance in time of need Plus these Special Features This Week: National Grid Chase Contest Update with Steve Ford WB8IMY and Bart Jahnke, W9JJ Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY - "Fallen Flags - Hallicrafters" Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT RAIN: Part Two of The Amsat Forum from the 2018 Xenia HamVention Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report w/ WB8IMY ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes for you to legally identify your station. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too on your favorite digital device. You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device directly from our own web site. Visit us today at www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Or, send an email to our Executive Producer at [email protected] Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
June 9, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1006 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, June 09, 2018 This week's edition is anchored by Chirs Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too the week) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:24.33 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1006 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. ARRL Foundation Announces Two New Scholarships 2. President Trump Nominates Enforcement Bureau Official to FCC 3. FCC Denies Petition Aimed at Preventing Interference from Digital Repeaters to Analog Repeaters 4. Politico Article Raises Visibility of Amateur Radio Parity Act Progress in Congress, faces new challenges 5. ARRL and Amateur Radio Highlighted on The Weather Channel 6. ARRL Drone Transmitters Complaint Spurs Proposed $2.8 Million FCC Penalty 7. Young US Radio Amateur Will Be Sole IARU Region 2 Attendee at YOTA Camp 8. Baker Island KH1/KH7Z DXpedition Team Bracing for Grim Propagation 9. South African Radio League says that current regulations remain in force 10. Student grilled for carrying VHF radio in Hyderabad 11. Sailor Grateful for Maritime Mobile Service Network Assistance 12. US Amateur Radio Direction Finding contest and competition announced 13. Amateurs in Hungry get access to 60 meters. Plus these Special Features This Week: National Grid Chase Contest Update with Steve Ford WB8IMY and Bart Jahnke, W9JJ Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT RAIN: Part One of The Amsat Forum from the 2018 Xenia HamVention Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report w/ WB8IMY ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes for you to legally identify your station. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too on your favorite digital device. You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device directly from our own web site. Visit us today at www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Or, send an email to our Executive Producer at [email protected] Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
June 2, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1005 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, June 02, 2018 This week's edition is anchored by George Bowen, W2XBS, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too the week) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:14.10 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1005 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. FCC Denies Petition Aimed at Preventing Interference from Digital Repeaters to Analog Repeaters 2. Politico Article Raises Visibility of Amateur Radio Parity Act Progress, Challenges 3. Five new Section Managers are declared elected 4. MARS Urging Members to Use Computers that are Air Gapped from the Internet 5. South Africa Gets 100 kHz Band at 5 MHz 6. Radio Amateurs to Swap Spots on International Space Station (ISS) Crew 7. Eagles Guitarist Joe Walsh, WB6ACU, Promotes Amateur Radio in Media Announcements 8. WRTC 2018 Reports All Sites Perfect 9. Amateur Radio Emergency Service Teams Activate for Weather-Related Events 10. Ambitious Arizona STEM Planetary Rover Project is a Winner 11. Threat to key part of 70cm ham radio band in Belgium Plus these Special Features This Week: Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report w/ WB8IMY ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes for you to legally identify your station. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too on your favorite digital device. You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device directly from our own web site. Visit us today at www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Or, send an email to our Executive Producer at [email protected] Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
May 26, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1004 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, May 26, 2018 This week's edition is anchored by Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fittee, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too the week) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:33:59 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1003 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. Post-Launch Signals Received as Amateur Radio Heads to Moon 2. CQ Announces 2018 Hall of Fame Inductees 3. CQ DX Hall of Fame Inductees Announced 4. CQ Contest Hall of Fame Inductees Announced 5. ARRL Renews Memorandum of Understanding with SATERN, Promotes Partnerships at Forum 6. New Section Managers Elected in Five ARRL Sections 7. Amateur Radio Transponders on Planned Chinese Satellites to Include HF 8. ARRL White Paper Provides Context for Recommended Governance Changes 9. Xenia Enjoys a Second, More Successful Year Playing Host to "Dayton" Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, RAIN: Coverage of the HAMSCI Forum at HamVention 2018 Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report with Steve Ford WB8IMY ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes for you to legally identify your station. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too on your favorite digital device. You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device directly from our own web site. Visit us today at www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Or, send an email to our Executive Producer at [email protected] Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
May 19, 2018 · transcript
This Week in Amateur Radio #1003 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, May 19, 2018. This weeks edition, is anchored by Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fittee, NF2F, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:37:55 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1003 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. Cuba's Operation Meteor will Involve Amateur Radio 2. Maritime Radio Historical Society's Museum Station K6KPH is Back 3. Maritime Radio Historical Society's Museum Station K6KPH History 4. Scouts BSA Program Change Expected to Enhance Ham Radio Opportunities for Young Women 5. Last Man Standing Moving to Fox Network 6. Informal Amateur Radio Nets Being Maintained in Wake of Volcanic Eruptions in Hawaii 7. National Hurricane Center's WX4NHC will be On the Air for Annual Station Test 8. ARRL to Show Off Ham Radio at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018 9. Hamvention to Use AM Information Radio Station to Communicate with Inbound Traffic 10. ARISS Kicking Off 2018 Fundraising Effort at Hamvention 11. Puerto Rico Radio Amateurs Honored by Lawmakers on el Día del Radioaficionado 12. Solar Eclipse QSO Party Research Results Published in Geophysical Research Letters 13. FT8 Activity Bumping Up at Some Expense to Other Modes 14. Amateur Radio Parity Act language is inserted into the National Defense Authorization Act 15. Norway amateurs get 2x1 callsigns 16. Space Station digital amateur television signal is not being seen on the ground 17. Mike Corey KI1U ARRL Emergency Manager interview with KD1ICY 18. Reports from the floor of HamVention 2018 Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, RAIN: What's New At HamVention 2018 w/Brian Martlen N8UDQ Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report WB8IMY/ARRL status update on the National Grid Chase Contest ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube via computer, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
May 12, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1002 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, May 12, 2018 This week's edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:35:59 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1002 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. ARRL Executive Committee hears updates on the Parity Act, various FCC Petitions, and Small Satellites 2. An amateur radio enforcement case attracks the attention of the FCC Commissioner 3. The ARRL Executive Committee hears a status report on the Official Observer Program 4. HamVention organizers increase information efforts via text and social media 5. Third Public Test of FT8 DXpediton Mode Deemed a Success 6. RSGB Hosting Launch of UK New National Health Service Amateur Radio Station 7. ARRL Asks FCC to Protect Amateur Radio Millimeter-Wave Bands 8. ARRL Announces 2018 QST Antenna Design Competition 9. ARRL Foundation Announces New Endowed Scholarship 10. Nevada Governor issues amateur radio proclamation 11. Space Station Digital Amateur Television Signal Not Being Seen on the Ground 12. Iowa National Guard Exercise Pushes Communications Interoperability Boundary 13. Norway Introduces 2 × 1 Contest Call Signs 14. Three CubeSats with Amateur Radio Payloads Deployed from ISS 15. Amateur Radio Parity Act Language Inserted in National Defense Authorization Act Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, RAIN: W5KUB Streaming hours of the HamVention Live Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report WB8IMY/ARRL status update on the National Grid Chase Contest ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube via computer, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
May 6, 2018 · transcript
This Week in Amateur Radio #1001 Here is a summary of the news trending this week, May 05, 2018 This weeks edition, is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FGAF, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:28:31 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1001 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. Second 3Y0Z Bouvet DXpedition Attempt Unlikely for 2018 - 2019 Austral Season 2. Deadline Approaching to Submit Philip J. McGan Memorial Silver Antenna Award Nominations 3. Collegiate Radio Amateur Wins Radio Club of America Young Achiever Award 4. Amateur Radio Case Attracts Attention of FCC Commissioner 5. Lunar-Orbiting Microsats with Ham Radio Payloads Will Make Use of WSJT JT4G Sub-Mode 6. Radio Amateur Engaged in Puerto Rico Recovery is among Crash Victims 7. Former Hamvention Home Hara Arena Getting a New Owner 8. ARRL Counting Down to Hamvention 2018 9. Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Communication Test Set for Saturday, May 12th 10. Demonstration proves nuclear fission system can provide space exploration power 11. Amateurs in Ireland to receive additional frequencies 12. Status Report of ARRL Official Observer Program Review 13. Hamvention Increases Information Efforts 14. ARRL Executive Committee Hears Updates on Parity Act, FCC Petitions, Small Satellites Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, RAIN: A "Before and After" talk with Bob Heil K9EID Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY ----- ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube via computer, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
April 28, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #1000 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. April 28, 2018 This weeks edition, is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Amy Jo Clark, Fred Fitte, NF2F, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:36:41 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1000 Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. The Royal Mint to Host June Amateur Radio Special Event 2. Hams on Dominica Conduct Preparedness Field Day in Advance of Hurricane Season 3. International Amateur Radio Regulatory Developments Announced 4. D-STAR ONE Phoenix Declared Lost, More D-STAR CubeSats Planned 5. Look for Ham Radio 2.0 Innovation and Discovery at Hamvention 6. Logbook of The World has Online Status Monitor 7. JK Antennas Donates 40-Meter Yagi Antenna to W1AW 8. FCC Releases Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Small Satellites 9. Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Communication Test Set for Saturday, May 12th 10. New ARRL Santa Barbara Section Manager Starts Early 11. ARRL Raises Amateur Radio's Profile at 2018 National Association of Broadcasters Convention 12. Hamvention 2018 live stream on the net. Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, RAIN: new FT8 drone operating in the Pacific Ocean, that you can work! Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report SPECIAL: Ancient Amateur Archives/The Random Access File with Bill Continelli, W2XOY and Bill Baran N2FNH ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube via computer, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.
April 21, 2018
QSO Today Podcast - Full Interview with Art Bell, W6OBB - Former overnight talk show host, writer, and popular ham operator on the 80m band. It was announced on April 13, 2018 that Art Bell died surrounded by family at his home in Nye County, NV. https://www.qsotoday.com for the QSO Today podcast
April 21, 2018
This Week in Amateur Radio #999-Expanded 2-hour Edition Here is a summary of the news trending this week. April 21, 2018. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 2:01:56 Download full podcast here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR999 Art Bell Interview (No ID breaks, 55 minutes via QSO Today podcast: http://bit.ly/TWIAR999-W6OBB 1-Hour TWIAR Podcast (minus Art Bell, no ID breaks, 59:55):http://bit.ly/TWIAR999-1hr Trending stories in this weeks news service: 1. Radio Amateurs in Canada to Get New 100 W 5 MHz Allocation 2. IARU President Extends Greetings for World Amateur Radio Day 2018 3. The Wireman, Press Jones, N8UG, SK 4. Former Coast to Coast AM Radio Show Host Art Bell, W6OBB, SK 5. FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn Stepping Down 6. Space Station Commemorative Slow-Scan TV Transmissions Prove Extremely Popular 7. Virginia Radio Amateur Completes Contacts on All 29 Ham Bands 8. W5KUB to Stream Hamvention 2018 Worldwide 9. School's Ham Contact with Space Station Raises Amateur Radio Visibility in Alabama 10. New 630-Meter Band Reported Very Busy 11. Amateur Radio featured at National Assocation of Broadcasters Show 2018 in Las Vegas 12. Ham radio license changes in Norway 13. Network Radio channel on the Zello Two Way App Plus these Special Features This Week: On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Interview with Art Bell W6OBB conducted by Eric Guth, 4ZIUG of the QSO Today Podcast Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO Weekly Propagation Forecast Report Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar Google+: http://bit.ly/Gplus-TWIAR RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. The program can also be found on YouTube via computer, RoKu, Apple TV, and Chromecast, the podcast is also available on Blubrry Podcast Hosting, Stitcher, and we are historically archived by The Internet Archive. We are also hosted by various podcast aggregators. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio. Follow our special groups on FaceBook and Twitter! Search for This Week in Amateur Radio.

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