This Week in Amateur Radio #1007
Here is a summary of the news trending this week, June 16, 2018 This week’s edition is anchored by Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Amy Jo Clark, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.
Produced and edited (and a little anchoring too the week) by W2XBS.
Running Time: 1:42.55
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Trending stories in this weeks news service:
1. CAMSAT Offers More Details on New Satellites, One Carrying HF Transponders
2. Iranian Radars Showing Up on 10 Meters
3. Selection of Schools/Groups to Host Contacts with Space Station Narrowed to Seven
4. Reverse Beacon Network Beta Testing Separate Spot Stream for FT8
5. A Fresh Voice for Broadcast Reporter Jamie Dupree, NS3T
6. Canadian Radio Amateurs Petition Parliament to End Deliberate Interference
7. Space Station Digital Amateur Radio TV System Transmitter Determined to be Defective
8. ARRL/TAPR Digital Communications Conference Invites Technical Papers
9. Swedens SAQ Announces Annual Alexanderson Day VLF Transmission on July 1st
10. Attendance Dips at Friedrichshafen’s HAM RADIO 2018
11. FCC proposes a 2.8 million dollar fine against HobbyKing for non-compliant drone transmitters
12. Politico article raises the visiability of the Amateur Radio Parity Acts progress and challenges in Congress
13. FCC denies petition from radio amateur preventing interference from digital to analog repeaters
14. MARS urges its members to exclusively use computers that are air-gapped from the internet
15. Sailor is grateful for the Maritime Mobile Service Net assistance in time of need
Plus these Special Features This Week:
National Grid Chase Contest Update with Steve Ford WB8IMY and Bart Jahnke, W9JJ
Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP
Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY – “Fallen Flags – Hallicrafters”
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT
RAIN: Part Two of The Amsat Forum from the 2018 Xenia HamVention
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO
Weekly Propagation Forecast Report w/ WB8IMY
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