This Week in Amateur Radio #1023
Release Date: October 6, 2018
Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This week’s edition is anchored by:
Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Amy Jo Clarke, Fred Fitte, NF2F, George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.
Produced and edited by W2XBS.
Running Time: 1:19:58
Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1023
Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service:
1. ARRL Foundation Invites Scholarship Applications for 2019-20 Academic Year
2. Amateur Radio Volunteers in Indonesia Link Earthquake Zone with Outside World
3. Last Man Standing ratings surge
4. Radio Amateur Among International Space Station Crew Returning to Earth this Week
5. Spray-On Antennas Could Be the Wave of the Future, University Researchers Believe
6. Radio Amateurs among Radio Club of America 2018 Award Recipients and Fellows
7. AMSAT’s Fox-1Cliff CubeSat Ready for Launch
8. Peggy Sue Gerron, ex-K5PSG, of Buddy Holly song fame SK
9. MARS Members to Support Defense Department Radio Communication Readiness Exercise
10. ARRL updates its web site for better security.
11. Black Swan 18 Exercise to Test US Government/Amateur Radio Interoperability on 60 Meters
12. Investigation into International Space Station Leak Continues – may be sabotage
13. IARU Region 1 Volunteers and Partners Getting Behind WRC-19 50 MHz Agenda Item
14. Remembering the Launch of Sputnik 1 – Earth’s First Artificial Satellite
15. ARRL, FCC Discussing Issue of Uncertified Imported VHF/UHF Transceivers
16. Online Fundraising Campaign Backs ISS Radio Upgrades
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: Part One of a talk with the owners of Radio City in Minnesota.
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