PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1008

This Week in Amateur Radio #1008

Here is a summary of the news trending this week, June 23, 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: 1:27:24

Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1008

Trending stories in this weeks news service:

1. FCC Marks 84th Anniversary
2. DXpedition Team Set to Depart for Baker Island, Ducie Island Preparations on Target
3. Assigning Kosovo Z6 Call Signs Unauthorized and Illegal, ITU Secretary-General Says
4. Role of radio hams in Mumbai monsoons
5. Experiments Look to Leverage Low-Latency HF to Shave Microseconds off Trade Times
6. ARES Continues Move Toward Enhanced Training, Paperless Reporting
7. Amateur Radio Honored in Advance of Field Day 2018 on June 23 – 24
8. With 300kW from Wittenberg via Vienna to North America

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 A Look at Hammerlund”
Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT
RAIN: Digital Modes on HF and VHF – With a look at Packet from the HamVention in Xenia Digital Forum
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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