PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #975

This Week in Amateur Radio #975

Week of November 4, 2017

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Here is a summary of the news trending this week. November 04, 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: 1:13:16

Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service:

1. Tennessee RadioShack Re-Opens, Partners with Local Ham Radio Club
2. New BBC Amateur Radio Station G8BBC Officially Opened
3. American Red Cross Hails New Partnership with ARRL Following Puerto Rico Deployment
4. Joe Spier, K6WAO, Ascends to AMSAT-NA Presidency, Announces Next CubeSat Initiative
5. Major antenna manufacturer ends its production
6. 630-Meter Special Operating Event on November 11 Commemorates Berlin Treaty
7. CQ World Wide SSB Event Inaugurates Fall Contest Season
8. ARRL Executive Committee Updated on Entry-Level License, Amateur Auxiliary Revision
9. Other Business Covered at The ARRL Executive Committee
10. New Digital Modes Changing Complexion of Bands and Perhaps of Ham Radio
11. Department of Defense nationwide communications blackout drill sparks social media frenzy
12. The Wireless Institute of Australia proposes to “Reinvent” 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
RAIN: Dayton 2017 Presentation Part Two with Mitch Stern, W2VU
Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP
Weekly Propagation Forecast Report


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