This Week in Amateur Radio

This Week in Amateur Radio
By George Bowen, W2XBS
About this podcast
This Week in Amateur Radio is North America's premier news magazine of the airwaves. We're coming back from hiatus! Along with the news, TWIAR has several weekly features including Amateur Radio History and Archives with Bill Continelli, the Random Access Thought with the late Bill Baran, Leo Laporte with tech news from TWiT, AMSAT news with Bruce Paige, and much more!
Episodes (Total: 69 / Page: 1)
Oct. 14, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #972 Week of October 14, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR972 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. October 14, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by,Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:14:53 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Radio Caroline Getting Permanent Perch in MW AM Band 2. ARRL and Local Volunteers in Puerto Rico Working Together in Storm Recovery 3. ARRL Reminds Amateurs to Keep Clear of Frequencies Designated for Puerto Rico-Caribbean Emergency Response 4. ARRL Emergency Preparedness Manager Arrives in Puerto Rico, Volunteers Aid Hospitals 5. FCC Grants Experimental License for Project to Help Provide Cell Service in Puerto Rico 6. JOTA-JOTI Reports More Than 2,500 Registered for October 20-22 Event 7. FCC Affirms Huge Fine in New York Interference Case 8. Ham Radio Bridging the Gap in Wildfire-Stricken California 9. ARRL Expresses Gratitude for Outpouring of Ham Aid Donations 10. FCC Warns Four in Florida 11. CW from Catalonia, Stanag-4285 from Turkey Make IARU Monitoring System Intruder List. 12. Radio amateurs should keep up with modern times Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Interview (Part One) with NY2RF Tom Gallagher Weekly Propagation Forecast Report ----- 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! 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. We are hosted by various podcast aggregators like Stitcher too. 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.
Oct. 7, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #971 Week of October 7, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR971 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. October 07, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ,Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Running Time: 1:09:26 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. North Korea Said to be Aggressively Jamming BBC Korean Language Service 2. ARISS Moves One Step Closer to Flying New Ham Equipment to ISS 3. US Senate Confirms FCC Chairman Ajit Pai for a Second Term 4. The 60th anniversary of the launch of Sputnik 1, Earth’s first artificial satellite, was observed on Wednesday, October 4 5. World Radiosport Team Championship 2018 Announces 63 Teams to Compete Next July 6. World Maker Faire Visitors Urged to Build, Make, Create, Communicate 7. FCC Grants Temporary Waiver to Permit Higher Symbol Rate Data Transmissions 8. Ham Radio Volunteers in Puerto Rico Install Repeater, Work with Hospitals and Reunificatio 9. Hurricane Watch Net Eyeing Tropical Storm Nate 10. In Largest Penalty to Date, FCC Fines Both Pirate Operator and Property Owner 11. Belarus Fields World Champion Team to the 2017 High-Speed Telegraphy Competition Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: The Nut Starter Weekly Propagation Forecast Report ----- 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! 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. We are hosted by various podcast aggregators like Stitcher too. 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.
Sept. 30, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #970 Week of September 30, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR970 =========================================================================== Here is a summary of the news trending this week. September 30, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. ** SPECIAL EXPANDED EDITION ** TEAM COVERAGE OF PUERTO RICO Running Time: 1:18:27 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. **SPECIAL REPORT ON NATIONAL MEDIA COVERAGE OF AMATEUR RADIO IN PUERTO RICO ** with stories from NPR, Fox61 in CT, and WTOP. 2. Amateur Radio Reports: Arecibo Observatory Dish Sustained Serious Damage from Maria 3. Amateur Radio Volunteers Aiding Storm-Ravaged Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands 4. Clubs Active in ARRL Contest Club Competitions Advised to Review Member Eligibility Lists 5. FalconSAT-3 Now Open for Amateur Radio Use 6. Radio Amateurs Volunteer to Support 2017 US Air Force Marathon 7. Round-the-World Flyer Brian Lloyd, WB6RQN, Recruiting Pilots for Dominica Airlift 8. Belarus Fields World Champion Team to the 2017 High-Speed Telegraphy Competition 9. Amateur Radio’s Force of Fifty Answers the Red Cross Call in Puerto Rico 10. In Largest Penalty to Date, FCC Fines Both Pirate Operator and Property Owner 11. IARU President: Traditional Aspects of Ham Radio May Not Be Attractive to Newcomers 12. Advisory: Requests for Information from the Public and the Press Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Interview with Rich Mosseson, W2VU editor of CQ Magazine (Part Two) Weekly Propagation Forecast Report ----- 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! 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. We are hosted by various podcast aggregators like Stitcher too. 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.
Sept. 24, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #969 Week of September 23, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR969 Running Time: 1:11:09 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. September 23, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Not All Intruders on the Ham Bands are Illegal, But a Lot of Them Are 2. Reports of Hurricane Devastation on Dominica Relayed by Amateur Radio, Picked up by Media 3. Rockwell Collins to be Sold to United Technologies 4. MCM Electronics Shutters Two Plants, Announces Merger with Newark element 14 5. IARU Administrative Council Considers New Radio Spectrum Pollution Threat 6. Hurricane Redux: Amateur Radio Community Fires Up for Maria 7. Amateur Radio Emergency Net Active in Wake of Earthquake in Central Mexico 8. Hurricane Watch Net, VoIP Hurricane Net, WX4NHC Stand Down from Maria Activations 9. JOTA 2017 Organizers Urge Scout Stations to Register Now 10. MetLife Buys Site of FCC’s Future Home 11. Caribbean Emergency Weather Network Handling High Volume of Post-Storm Traffic 12. HamSCI Presents Initial Eclipse Results at ARRL-TAPR Digital Communications Conference 13. Two radio amateurs are among the new crew on the International Space Station 14. The FCC opens 630 and 2200 meter bands, stations must notify UTC before operating. 15. When will the Voyager missions stop calling home? Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Interview with Rich Mosseson, W2VU editor of CQ Magazine (Part One) Weekly Propagation Forecast Report ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Sept. 16, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #968 Week of September 16, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR968 Running Time: 1:17:22 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. September 16, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Not All “Intruders on the Ham Bands are Illegal But a Lot of Them Are 2. Collegiate Amateur Radio Initiative Holds Second Annual Meeting 3. Two Radio Amateurs are Among Three New ISS Crew Members HURRICANE IRMA TEAM COVERAGE: 4. Hurricane Irma Extensively Damages International Broadcast Station in Florida (WRMI) 5. Amateur Radio Volunteers Respond to Historic Hurricane Irma Recovery 6. When will the Voyager mission stop calling home? 7. Canada's new radio telescope starts mapping the universe 8. FMRE National Emergency Net Active in Mexico - Earthquake response 9. New 10-GHz Earth-Moon-Earth World Record Set 10. FCC Opens 630- and 2200-Meter Bands; Stations Must Notify UTC Before Operating Plus these Special Features This Week: W2XOY NEW SEGMENT! -> Sporatic RF Musings (New monthly feature!) Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Amateur Radio Kit Building Part Two with Joe Eisenburg N0NEB ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Sept. 9, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #967 Week of September 9, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR967 Running Time: 1:00:01 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #967 with a release and air date of September 09, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by,Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. President Trump welcomes home record-breaking NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson 2. FCC Technological Advisory Council Investigating Technical Regulations 3. New Pre-Release Version of WSJT-X Includes FT8 Changes and Improvements 4. NASA Invites CubeSat Launch Initiative Applications 5. FCC’s Updated Rules Governing Personal Radio Services Become Effective on September 28th 6. Estonia, Kenya Join 60-Meter Club HURRICANE IRMA TEAM COVERAGE: 7. VoIP Hurricane Net to Activate 8. ARES Teams in Three West Central Florida Section Counties Ready to Support Shelters 9. Hurricane Irma Amateur Radio Emergency and Priority Traffic is Moving; Health & Welfare Traffic Queued For Later 10. -- ARRL Establishes Hurricane Irma Hotline for ARRL Section Leadership -- Operating Procedures During Hurricane Irma 11. Emergency Net Activated in Wake of Earthquake in Mexico 12. Space Weather Prediction Center Says Solar Phenomena May Continue Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Amateur Radio Kit Building Part One with Joe Eisenburg N0NEB Weekly Propagation Forecast ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Sept. 2, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #966 Week of September 2, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR966 Running Time: 1:14:35 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #966 with a release and air date of September 02, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Produced and edited by W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Top-Level Domain Name Dot radio Now Available 2. FCC Technological Advisory Council Investigating Technical Regulations 3. Maritime Mobile Operation on LF May be a First for Amateur Radio 4. Director, Vice Director Elections Set in Three ARRL Divisions 5. Planned DXpeditions to Rare Entities Report Progress 6. EXCLUSIVE TEAM COVERAGE: Amateur Radio Volunteers Assisting Where Needed in Hurricane Harvey Response 7. Researchers demonstrate high-bandwidth communications capability for ships 8. LATE BREAKING: FCC’s Updated Rules Governing Personal Radio Services Become Effective on September 28th Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: ARRL President Rick Roderick K5UR Dayton Hamvention talk on rebranding and changing amateur radio Weekly Propagation Forecast ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Aug. 26, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #965 Week of August 26, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR965 Running Time: 1:09:43 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #965 with a release and air date of, August 26, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Huricane Harvey Gains Strength, Comes ashore in Texas, Hurricane Watch and VoIP WX Nets Activate 2. Ham Hoping to Crowd-Fund Experimental Time at HAARP Facility 3. Radio Eritrea and Radio Ethiopia Still Battling on 40 Meters 4. Get with the SET: ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET) Fall Classic Just Ahead 5. Solar Eclipse QSO Party a Hit, Science Conclusions Await Additional Analysis 6. Director, Vice Director Elections Set in Three ARRL Divisions 7. ARRL VEC Conducts Another Antarctic Test Session 8. Revised NCVEC Form 605 Must Be Used at Exam Sessions Starting on August 21 9. Arctic radar to probe 'space weather' 10. Driver’s license facial recognition tech leads to 4,000 New York arrests 11. Canada proposes implementing a 60 meter band while retaining discrete channels Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN: Interview with Pontotoc, MS. ham, Matt Hickman/AF5FM, trustee of what is reportedly the first solar-powered UHF repeater in Mississippi Weekly Propagation Forecast ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Aug. 20, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #964 Week of August 19, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR964 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #964 with a release and air date of, August 19, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. RUNNING TIME: 1:14:44 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Solar Eclipse QSO Party Will Facilitate Real Science 2. Ham Hoping to Crowd-Fund Experimental Time at HAARP Facility 3. Radio Eritrea and Radio Ethiopia Still Battling on 40 Meters 4. BBC starts Medium Wave switch-off 5. NASA announces television coverage for Aug. 21 solar eclipse 6. Plane Crash Drill Turns to Major Fire Response 7. Amateur Radio Communication Resources to be Available during Eclipse Day 8. Revised NCVEC Form 605 Must Be Used at Exam Sessions Starting on August 21 9. Cosmonauts Manually Deploy Three Nanosatellites with Amateur Radio Payloads 10. Pirate Radio Warnings Pile Up With Two More Hit In NJ. 11. Amateur Radio Administration Course a success in Mexico. LATE BREAKING NEWS: 12. Canada proposes implementing a 60 meter band while retaining discrete channels 13. Caribbean Emergency and Weather Nets are activated for Tropical Storm Harvey Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB ARRL Amateur News Extra Interview Series Weekly Propagation Forecast ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Aug. 12, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #963 - Expanded Edition Week of August 12, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: https://ia801505.us.archive.org/8/items/TWIAR963HAM/TWIAR_963_HAM.mp3 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #963 with a release and air date of, August 12, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. RUNNING TIME: 1:27:34 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Applicants Must Use FCC Form 605 with Felony Question, Starting on September 7 2. ARRL Releases New Ham Radio Promotional Posters 3. Amateur Radio Participation is Key to University Solar Eclipse Experiment 4. Radio Amateurs in Atlantic Canada Go on Standby During Telephone Outage 5. IARU Region 2 Area G Announces Emergency Communications Exercise 6. Joe Spier, K6WAO, Elected as AMSAT-NA Executive Vice President 7. FT8 Mode is Latest Bright Shiny Object in Amateur Radio Digital World --> SPECIAL TEAM COVERAGE: 8. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART ONE) REGULAR BUSINESS 9. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART TWO) AWARDS 10. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART THREE) OTHER BUSINESS 11. Northern California DX Club Launching Initiative to Get Newcomers on HF Bands 12. ARRL Posts Amateur Radio Parity Act FAQs 13. ARDF Enthusiasts Compete in USA National Championships 14. Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: The Outdoor Antenna 15. Youngsters on the Air International Summer Camp Doubles Down on ARISS Contacts 16. Hara Arena Hamvention’s Former Home to be Auctioned by IRS 17. Election for RAC Director Ontario South Region Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Propagation Forecast Report with ARRL/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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Aug. 12, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #963 - Expanded Edition Week of August 12, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: https://ia801505.us.archive.org/8/items/TWIAR963HAM/TWIAR_963_HAM.mp3 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #963 with a release and air date of, August 12, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. RUNNING TIME: 1:27:34 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Applicants Must Use FCC Form 605 with Felony Question, Starting on September 7 2. ARRL Releases New Ham Radio Promotional Posters 3. Amateur Radio Participation is Key to University Solar Eclipse Experiment 4. Radio Amateurs in Atlantic Canada Go on Standby During Telephone Outage 5. IARU Region 2 Area G Announces Emergency Communications Exercise 6. Joe Spier, K6WAO, Elected as AMSAT-NA Executive Vice President 7. FT8 Mode is Latest Bright Shiny Object in Amateur Radio Digital World --> SPECIAL TEAM COVERAGE: 8. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART ONE) REGULAR BUSINESS 9. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART TWO) AWARDS 10. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART THREE) OTHER BUSINESS 11. Northern California DX Club Launching Initiative to Get Newcomers on HF Bands 12. ARRL Posts Amateur Radio Parity Act FAQs 13. ARDF Enthusiasts Compete in USA National Championships 14. Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: The Outdoor Antenna 15. Youngsters on the Air International Summer Camp Doubles Down on ARISS Contacts 16. Hara Arena Hamvention’s Former Home to be Auctioned by IRS 17. Election for RAC Director Ontario South Region Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY Propagation Forecast Report with ARRL/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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
Aug. 5, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #962 Week of August 5, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR962 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #962 with a release and air date of, August 05, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. RUNNING TIME: 1:27:00 Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Special Event Under Way to Mark 50 Years of Offshore Radio Broadcasting 2. ARRL Releases New Ham Radio Promotional Posters 3. Amateur Radio Participation is Key to University Solar Eclipse Experiment 4. Marty Sullaway, KC1CWF, is 2017 Amateur Radio Newsline Young Ham of the Year 5. Young English Radio Amateur Completes the Wainrights on the Air Challenge 6. Amateur Radio Personality, Broadcaster, Businessman Al Cohen, W1FXQ, SK 7. FT8 Mode is Latest Bright Shiny Object in Amateur Radio Digital World --> SPECIAL TEAM COVERAGE: 8. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART ONE) REGULAR BUSINESS 9. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART TWO) AWARDS 10. ARRL Board Explores Entry-Level License Options, Ways to Face Future Challenges (PART THREE) OTHER BUSINESS 11. Northern California DX Club Launching Initiative to Get Newcomers on HF Bands 12. Canada C3 Expedition WSPR Beacon Reports Continue at High Rate; QSL Available 13. Homelessness Not a Bar to Enjoying Amateur Radio, Hawaii Ham Demonstrates 14. Millennials Unearth an Amazing Hack to Get Free TV: The Outdoor Antenna 15. Senate Confirms Rosenworcel And Carr To FCC, But Delays Voting On Chairman Pai's Re-Nomination 16. Hara Arena Hamvention’s Former Home to be Auctioned by IRS 17. Tiny Sprite Satellites deployed and are transmitting on 70cm 18. First pass of Field Day 2017 submissions is completed ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.
July 29, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #961 Week of July 29, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR961 Running Time: 1:19:42 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #961 with a release and air date of, July 29, 2017.This weeks edition is anchoredby, Chris Perrine, Rich Lawrence KB2MOB-, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL President Issues Call for Members to Reach Out to their Senators to Support S. 1534 2. ARRL Publishes its 2016 Annual Report 3. ARRL Contest Rule Changes, Clarifications Reflect Best Practices in Radiosport 4. ARISS Reports ISS Packet System is Down 5. Motorola Files Additional Patent Infringement Complaints against Hytera 6. Friedrichshafen’s Ham Radio Attendance Holds Steady 7. Oklahoma Radio Amateur is First to Score Satellite VUCC from Greenland 8. Royal Mint to Welcome Amateur Radio 9. Islands on the Air (IOTA) Officially Launching New Website in September 10. Ham’s Project Amelia Earhart Flight Nears End 11. Virginia Tech Expert to Study August Eclipse for Impacts on Radar, Ham Radio, GPS 12. Traditional ham radio leaves youngsters uninterested 13. FCC’s O’Rielly: Give Us More Tools for Pirate Crackdown 14. Strong ties between broadcasters and amateur radio Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
July 22, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #960 Week of July 22, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR960 Running Time: 1:14:13 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #960 with a release and air date of, July 22, 2017.This weeks edition is anchoredby,Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fitte, NF2F, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. IARU Region 1 President Expresses Concern Regarding Spectrum Challenges in Europe 2. Revised FCC Form 605 Will Ask Applicants “the Felony Question 3. Ham Radio is There, as Honolulu Hosts a Successful 10th Annual Geek Meet 4. Amateur Radio Parity Act is Introduced in US Senate 5. New HAARP Research Campaign to Begin in September 6. Many Special Events Will Be on the Air to Mark the Total Solar Eclipse in August 7. WWV 25 MHz Signal Swapped to Circular Polarization, Reception Reports Invited 8. UK Telecoms Regulator Ofcom to Auction Former Amateur Radio Spectrum 9. Why the Navy Sees Morse Code as the Future of Communication 10. Alaska Broadcaster Faces Proposed $66K Fine From The FCC 11. FCC Eliminates RF Device Labeling Rules 12. Ham's Round-the-World Flight to Resume Following Emergency Return to New Zealand 13. BIRDS-1 CubeSats Deployed from ISS, Carry Amateur Radio Payloads 14. EXCITING NEWS! Bill Continelli, W2XOY Announces His Return To This Week in Amateur Radio! Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
July 15, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #959 Week of July 15, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR959 Running Time: 1:12:13 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #959 with a release and air date of, July 15, 2017. This weeks edition is anchoredby, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fitte, NF2F, and Jessica Bowen,KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Group Selected to Pursue DXpedition to Baker Island National Wildlife Refuge 2. FCC Crackdown on Pirate Broadcasters Targets at Least One More Amateur Licensee 3. WRTC 2018 Teams Prep for the Big Event in Europe 4. Amateur Radio Parity Act is Introduced in US Senate 5. Amateur Radio Volunteers Support Michigan’s One Helluva Ride Bicycle Tour 6. Band Plan Proposed for Eventual 472-479 kHz Use 7. WWV 25 MHz Signal Swapped to Circular Polarization, Reception Reports Invited 8. K2BSA will be On the Air during National Scout Jamboree 9. BIRDS-1 CubeSat Array Deployed from ISS, Carry Amateur Radio Payloads 10. ARISS to Celebrate 20th Anniversary with SSTV Event 11. Amateur Radio Volunteers in British Columbia Reported Assisting Relief Agencies 12. Radio Is The Only Source of News in Blocked Countries 13. Group selected to persue DXpedition to Baker Island National Wildlife Refuge 14. Band Plan proposed for eventual 472-479kHz use 15. Canada C3 expedition award now available for hams and swl's 16. 'Observe' August 21 eclipse with your AM radio Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
July 8, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #958 Week of July 8, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR958 Running Time: 1:12:49 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #958 with a release and air date of, July 08, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen,KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Group Selected to Pursue DXpedition to Baker Island National Wildlife Refuge 2. FCC Crackdown on Pirate Broadcasters Targets at Least One More Amateur Licensee 3. Bouvet Island 3Y0Z DXpedition Organizers Planning for 14 to 16 Days on the Air 4. Belize, Cyprus, and Philippines Open 60-Meter Bands 5. Microwave Update 2017 Issues Call for Papers, Presentations 6. Band Plan Proposed for Eventual 472-479 kHz Use 7. WRTC 2018 Conducts New Round of Testing at 15 Sites 8. K2BSA will be On the Air during National Scout Jamboree 9. Canada C3 Expedition Award for Hams, SWLs, Announced 10. Ham Radio Aviator WB6RQN Reaches Approximate Half-Way Point of Round-the-World Flight 11. IARU Revises Satellite Coordination Guidelines to Align with WRC-15 Decisions 12. New ARRL Section Manager Appointed in Eastern New York 13. GB5RC - Live from the Ross Revenge, home of Radio Caroline 14. Amateur Radio Poised to Retain Full 76-81 GHz Band, Sharing with Vehicular Radars 15. Region 1 Intruder Watch Reports the Usual Suspects 16. ARRL CEO, Technical Relations Specialist Represent US at Pre-WRC-19 Session 17. President Names FCC General Counsel Brendan Carr to Fill Vacant Republican Seat 18. International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend Registrations Top 200 and Rising 19. 'Observe' August 21 eclipse with your AM radio Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB RAIN SPECIAL: Talk by Ron Gallager President/CEO ARRL ----- 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. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
July 1, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #957 Week of July 1, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR957 Running Time: 1:09:46 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #957 with a release and air date of, July 01, 2017. This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL CEO, Technical Relations Specialist Represent US at Pre-WRC-19 Session 2. President Trump Names FCC General Counsel Brendan Carr to Fill Vacant Republican Seat 3. Boy Scouts’ Jamboree on the Air Announces Theme for 60th Annual Event 4. ARRL Foundation Announces Two New Scholarships 5. W8CDX Takes Field Day Back to its Roots, activates 1930's equipment 6. Germany Welcomes the World to Friedrichshafen's Ham Radio 2017 7. Pikes Peak ARES at Right Place, Right Time 8. Amateur Radio Poised to Retain Full 76-81 GHz Band, Sharing with Vehicular Radars 9. International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend Registrations Top 200 and Rising 10. Region 1 Intruder Watch Reports the Usual Suspects 11. RAC NEWS: Update on Distracted Driving: Consultations with Ontario Ministry of Transportation 12. IARU Aligns Satellite Coordination Guidelines with ITU WRC-15 Decisions 13. The ARRL to hosst 2017 Hurricane season webinar Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Random Access File with the late Bill Baran, N2FNH "The Future Is Here You Just Can't See It" ----- 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 Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
June 25, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #956 Week of June 24, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR956 Running Time: 1:10:16 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #956 with a release and air date of Field Day Weekend, June 24, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Andre Wald, KC0MMY, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. FCC Chairman to Appoint New Enforcement Bureau Chief 2. ARRL to Sponsor 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Webinar 3. ARISS Commemorative SSTV Activity Planned for Mid-July 4. US Fish and Wildlife Service Okays Baker Island DXpeditions, with Strict Conditions 5. 13 Colonies Special Event Returns July 1-7 6. INSPIRE-2 Ground Controllers Turn to Amateur Radio, Rescue Stalled Satellite 7. Automotive industry embraces DAB+ radio 8. ARRL Public Relations Committee Chair Discusses Ham Club Public Relations/Outreach 9. FM broadcasting stations as VHF beacons 10. 'Last Man Standing' talks at Country Music Television break down 11. A New Jersey man faces a $25,000 fine from the FCC in a pirate radio case 12. Fifth annual experimental MF/LF outreach and demonstration happens this field day weekend 13. Vermont radio club (RANV) will be activation that states parks 14. FCC publishes changes to Part 97. 15. You coould work for the FCC - they are looking for a Chief Engineer Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli W2XOY ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
June 17, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #955 Week of June 17, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR955 Running Time: 1:11:05 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #952 with a release and air date of Saturday, June 17, 2017.This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence KB2MOB, Don Hewlick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX. This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Hamvention Reports Second-Largest Attendance Ever for 2017 Show 2. Federal Register Publishes New MF/LF Rules, But Operation is Not Yet Legal 3. President to Name Jessica Rosenworcel for New FCC Term 4. Quicker-Turnaround Digital Modes in Experimental Stage for WSJT-X Suite 5. Bear is Unwanted Volunteer, as ARES Team Supports Colorado Road Race 6. Hundreds of Stations Report Hearing WSPR Signal from Canada C3 Expedition 7. Spacecraft Probe to Listen for ARRL Field Day Signals 8. Fifth Annual Experimental MF/LF Outreach and Demonstration Set for Field Day Weekend 9. Amateur Radio Mesh Network Brought into Mix as Volunteers Assist in South African Fire Disaster 10. Vermont Radio Amateurs Putting Green Mountain State’s Parks on the Air 11. South African Telecoms Regulator Cancels 2,100 Ham Licenses 12. State and Local Governments Honor Amateur Radio in Advance of Field Day 2017 13. FCC Part 97 Ham Radio RuleChanges Published in the Fedderal Register 14. Iran radar back on 28960 kHz 15. FCC Keeps Up Pressure on Pirates With Additional Warnings 16. Scientists experimenting with roadways with built-in wireless charging. Plus these Special Features This Week: SPECIAL: 2003 Flashback with Bill Baran, N2FNH/SK Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB ----- 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 Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.
June 10, 2017
This Week in Amateur Radio #954 Week of June 10, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR954 Running Time: 1:04:26 This weeks program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. 1. Hamvention improvements for 2018 already underway 2. New distracted driving law in Washington State exempts hams 3. Online trial of Australian radio exams getting a lot of use 4. Mexico demands activation of FM broadcast chip in cell phones 5. Buildout of Nationwide First Responder Broadband Network Could Drive ARES Changes 6. Our Sun’s 11-Year Magnetic Cycle Destined to Disappear 7. Centenarian ARRL Member Claiming Oldest Active Radio Amateur Crown Plus these Special Features This Week: Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB The Ancient Amateur Archives 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 Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. 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. Download the free Tunein.com app today. This Week in Amateur Radio is also available on the internet as a podcast on iTunes, Google Play, Tune-In.com, Stitcher, and various other mp3 aggregators. 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.