August 11, 2020

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This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1115

Release Date: July 11, 2020

Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS

Running Time: 1:12:21

Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1115

Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service:

  1. Maritime Mobile Service Network Comes to the Aid of Vessel in Distress
  2. QSO Today Virtual Ham Expo Announces Full Lineup of Speakers
  3. Annual KPH Night of Nights Has Been Canceled
  4. Web Hosting Service Now Available For Radio Amateurs of Canada Affiliated Clubs
  5. Russian-Ukrainian Radio War Remains at a High Level
  6. ARRL Seeks Awards and Programs Assistant
  7. IARU HF World Championship is Major Mid-Year Event for Everyone
  8. Newer Solar Cycle 25 Forecast Runs Counter to Consensus
  9. Washington Club Conducts Outdoor Amateur Exam Session
  10. New Indiana Hands Free Driving Law Exempts Amateur Radio
  11. The Rebirth of HF
  12. Software Defined Radio Academy Goes Virtual
  13. Amateur In Vermont Runs Into Opposition On Twin Tower Erection
  14. Regulators In The U.K. Delay Analog Radio Broadcast Switch To All Digital
  15. Long Island Kids Amateur Radio CW Club Gets A Freshly Minted Callsign
  16. Rural West Virginia Gets a New Amateur Radio Emergency Network
  17. DX News Shorts
  18. Intepid Amateur Radio Club Sponsors A Youth Amateur Radio Essay Contest
  19. The ARRL Plans To Hold National Convention At The Orlando HamCation in February 2021

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, will discuss security on your Chromebook computer
  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO – AMSAT Satellite News
  • Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, talks about precautions that you
    should be taking when working on a sidearm on your tower.
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will answer the question, ‘What is a repeater offset, and how does it work?’
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL
  • Bill Continelli, W2XOY – The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns with another edition of The
    Ancient Amateur Archives, this week, Bill takes a close up look at the state of amateur radio in the year

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