PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #986

This Week in Amateur Radio #986

Week of January 20, 2018

Here is a summary of the news trending this week. January 20, 2017. This weeks edition is anchored by, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Jessica Bowen, KB2VWX.

Produced and edited by W2XBS.

Running Time: 1:20:27

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Trending stories in this weeks bulletin service:

1. Two More US Educational Organizations Move into Phase 2 of ARISS Selections
2. Permanent WSPR beacon in Antarctica Now on the Air
3. Department of Defense Interoperability Communication Exercise Deemed a Succes
4. Florida Ham Radio Club Aids Homeless During Cold Snap
5. Registration Now Open for HamSCI Workshop Aimed at Hams and Space Science/Weather Researchers
6. Auction of spectrum in the 2.3 and 3.4 GHz bands In The U.K.
7. ARRL CEO Tom Gallagher, NY2RF, announces his retirement
8. FCC Approves WattUp Long-Range Wireless Charging
9. WKRP In Cincinnati Creator Hugh Wilson SK
10. Congress Wants In On Fake EAS Investigation.
11. ARRL Board of Directors to Meet this weekend
12. FCC Announces Plans for Partial Government Shutdown
13. Theme for 2018 HamVention announced.

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: A gem from the RAIN archive entitled My Early Days by broadcaster Dick Helton, W9CTY
  • 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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