PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #964

This Week in Amateur Radio #964

Week of August 19, 2017

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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.


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.


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


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