PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1046

This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1046
Release Date: March 16, 2019

Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF,Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fittee, NF2F, George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by W2XBS.

Running Time: 1:09:09

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Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service:

  1. More Mentors Needed for New ARRL Emergency Communications Course Sessions
  2. VP6R will be Call Sign for October DXpedition to Pitcairn Island
  3. Canada’s Amateur Radio Population Showing Continued Growth
  4. ITU Strengthening Emergency Telecommunications in the Americas
  5. Survey: FT8 Growing as DX Mode in an Era of Waning Propagation
  6. Tyro License Proposal Now Open for Public Comment
  7. FCC Invites Comments on ARRL Technician Enhancement Proposal
  8. Bart Jahnke, W9JJ, Appointed as New ARRL Radiosport and Field Services Manager
  9. ARRL Field Day Web Content Updated for 2019
  10. Hamvention Announces 2019 Award Winners
  11. ARRL Supports No Change to Table of Allocations for 45.5 to 47 and 47 to 47.2 GHz Bands
  12. New West Gulf Division Vice Director Appointed
  13. How to Clean Up after a Battery Leak
  14. DMR Weather Net assists during recent Bomb Cyclone in the midwest
  15. Amateur in Washington In Battle Over Russian Broadcasts

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
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast
  • Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY – “Techs in the Fifties”

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