PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #943

This Week in Amateur Radio #943

Week of March 25, 2017

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Running Time: 1:12:59

Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #943 with a release and air date of Saturday, March 25, 2017. This week’s edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hulick, K2ATK, Will Rogers, K5WLR, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.

This week’s program was produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.

Trending stories in this week’s bulletin service:

1. Virginia Engineering Students Tackle Satellite, Ground Station Projects
2. ARRL Reiterates its Case for New Band at 5 KHz
3. ARISS Deadline Looms to Accept Proposals to Host Contacts with Space Station Crew
4. ARRL Seeking Synergy with Maker Movement
5. Cuba Institutes New Amateur Radio Regulations
6. New ham radio regulations in the Netherlands
7. Motorola Solutions Sues Hytera Communications, Alleging Patent, Trade Secrets Theft
8. Amateur Radio Gains a Champion in FAA Tower Safety Rules Controversy
9. Odd Call Signs on the Loose — Be on the Lookout!
10. NVIS – Near Viertical incidence Skywave Research Paper Available.
11 Cornell University has a radio-on-a-chip for the whole world
Plus these Special Features This Week:

Amateur Radio Operator Obesity and Health with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP.
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT,
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB

..and to complement our ARRL story on Maker Fair, we will be joined by David Witkowski, W6DTW, who will give us a glimpse into a California Maker Fair, and explain just what the big attraction is to these events.

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