PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1058

This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1058
Release Date: June 8, 2019

Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by W2XBS.

Running Time: 1:10:13

Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1058

Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service:

  1. China Set to Launch New Amateur Satellite with Sail Ball Stabilization
  2. Radio ham has ‘day to remember’ at Hamvention
  3. Saturday, June 15th is Kids Day
  4. AMSAT President Joe Spier, K6WAO, Awarded Russian E.T. Krenkel Medal
  5. New FT4 Beta Release is Leaps and Bounds Better than Earlier Iterations
  6. Emergency Messaging Demonstration for Red Cross, FEMA is a Success
  7. Ohio ARES Activates in Wake of Tornadoes that Badly Damaged Hara Arena
  8. Hurricane Michael Investigation Digs into Factors that Hindered Wireless Services Recovery
  9. Mexican amateurs respond during widespread wildfires
  10. Czech radio amateurs could shape the future of six meters
  11. Ham Astronaut becomes a star on NASA TV
  12. FCC adopts rules to allow phone companies to proactively block illegal robocalls
  13. Log Book of The World now accepts FT4 contacts included in recent update

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT – Special Expanded Report
  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL
  • Ancient Amateur Archives Explores Amateur Radios Rich History with Bill Continelli, W2XOY
  • RAIN Report: Lightening Safety and Your Amateur Station

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