This Week in Amateur Radio #998

This Week in Amateur Radio #998

Here is a summary of the news trending this week. April 14, 2018 This weeks edition, is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.

Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too) by W2XBS.

Running Time: 1:16:15

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Trending stories in this weeks news service:

1. New ISS Crew Member’s Ham Radio Contact to Highlight a Wider Educational Effort
2. More Frequent Spotless Days Now, Can Signal Solar Activity in the Future, Top Contester Says
3. Major Rove by Satellite Ops Could Make Rare Grids Squares Available
4. Second Public Test of FT8 DXpedition Mode Demonstrates High Contact Rates Possible
5. ARRL VEC Conducts First-Ever Amateur Radio Licensing Exam Session in Cambodia
6. World Amateur Radio Day is April 18th!
7. Broadcasting pioneer Clyde Haehnle Becomes A Silent Key At 95
8. IEEE SPECTRUM Report: FCC is Inconsistent Regarding Small Satellites
9. New ARRL CEO Comes Aboard Facing Challenges and Changes in Amateur Radio
10. Kenneth Graham, WX4KEG, is New National Hurricane Center Director
11. ARRL Rookie Roundup SSB Returns on Sunday, April 19!
12. Amateur Radio’s Service and Support Commended on National Volunteer Week
13. ARRL Searching for its Next CEO
14. More than 30,000 new ham licensees and 7000 examination sessions in 2017
15. LATE BREAKING: Art Bell W6OBB is now a silent key.

Plus these Special Features This Week:

On The Rails with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP
Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT,
RAIN: The History Of Morse Code (Part Two of Two) with CW Historian Lewis Coe W9CNY
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO
Weekly Propagation Forecast Report
Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY
Plus these Special Features This Week:

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