PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #985

This Week in Amateur Radio #985

Here is a summary of the news trending the week of January 13, 2018.

This weeks edition is anchored by, George B, W2XBS, Fred Fitte, NF2F, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.

Produced and edited by W2XBS.

Running Time: 1:12:25

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Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service:

1. NCVEC Releases New Technician License Question Pool into the Public Domain
2. FEMA Region 10 Communication Exercises Will Make Use of 60 Meters
3. Fox-1D Satellite Set to Launch this Week, China to Launch Five New CubeSats
4. Nominations Sought for Philip J. McGan Memorial Silver Antenna Award
5. FCC Cites Auto Dealership for Causing Harmful Interference to Cell Phone Site
6. Radio Amateurs Track Major East Coast Winter Storm
7. Indonesian Pirates on 7 MHz Heard in Europe
8. ZS8Z on Marion Island Off the Air, Science Team in Survival Mode
9. Theme For 2018 HamVention Is Announced
10. Club Group Will Operate W1AW for Winter Field Day
11. FCC to Consider Cellphone ‘Geo-Targeting’ for Emergency Alerts
12. Second Annual AM Rally Special Event Set for February 2-4 Weekend
13. Quantum Radio may offer new twist on communicating in problematic conditions
14. California’s Thomas Fire response demonstrates amateur radios social media value

Plus these Special Features This Week:

Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT,
Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
RAIN: HamVention talk by Frosty Oden on mountain top repeaters
Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP
Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige KK5DO
Weekly Propagation Forecast Report


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