This Week in Amateur Radio #990
Here is a summary of the news trending this week. February 17, 2018 This weeks edition, is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen,KB2VWX.
Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS.
Running Time: 1:13:40
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Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service:
1. Radio Amateur Named as Next President of Harvard University
2. Great Club Log Hardware Shuffle Complete
3. Ducie Island 2018 DXpedition Plans Coming Together for this Fall
4. ARRL Announces 2018 Teachers Institutes on Wireless Technology Sessions
5. Z60A Operation Has Moved Kosovo Down the Most-Wanted List a Few Notches
6. Nominations Now Open for CQ Amateur Radio, Contest, and DX Halls of Fame
7. ARRL Receives Byrd Antarctic Expedition Morse Key, Historical Materials
8. Ham Radio a Special Hobby, Young ARRL Member Tells College Publication
9. Awesome Activity for the 2018 ARRL International Grid Chase
10. ARRL Announces Mobile DXCC Operating Award
11. 3Y0I Bouvet Island DXpedition Revived
12. Sony likely to cease production of shortwave radios
13. Fine of $50K imposed on amateur op in Trinidad and Tobago
14. Wi-Fi-connected 3D-printed objects communicate without electronics
15. NBC News LeftField report says hams could save our lives in a disaster
16. D-Star One Phoenix – First D-Star communications satellite launched
Plus these Special Features This Week:
Ancient Amateur Archives Special on Hospital Radio with Bill Continelli, W2XOY
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT,
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
RAIN: Vermont native Mitch Stern W1SJ on breaking those large HF pileups. From 2017 HamVention
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO
Weekly Propagation Forecast Report
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