Tag: Tower

500-foot communications tower collapses in north Lincoln (Nebraska)

A 500-foot-tall communications tower in north Lincoln collapsed Friday morning, knocking out television, phone, internet and other service for some customers. The tower at 4100 Industrial Avenue, near 27th and Superior streets, was leased by a number of companies. “It’s just chaos,” said a woman who works at the tower site who declined to give […]

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #943

This Week in Amateur Radio #943 Week of March 25, 2017 DOWNLOAD HERE: http://bit.ly/TWIAR943 Running Time: 1:12:59 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This is for Edition #943 with a release and air date of Saturday, March 25, 2017. This week’s edition is anchored by, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, […]

Proposed 40-foot ham radio antenna tower causing static in Marblehead (Massachusetts)

A group of neighbors banded together over concerns regarding a 40-foot aluminum ham radio operator tower going up in their neighborhood got some good news when the Zoning Board of Appeals voted to revoke the permit. “It is the best we could have hoped for,” Cathyann Swindlehurst, said referring to the outcome of the Sept. […]

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #916

Week of September 17, 2016 Download here: https://archive.org/details/TWIAR916HAM This podcast is suitable for air on amateur radio frequencies. Here are the stories making news … This Week in Amateur Radio: Amateur Radio Parity Act Passes in the US House of Representatives WIA Seeking new radio spectrum New Jersey appoints new Section Manager HF bands expected to […]

Northbrook man gives up fight for 63-foot ham radio antenna (Illinois)

After hearing discouraging words from the Northbrook Village Board about his request to erect a ham radio antenna in his front yard, resident Gregg Salomone decided that limited reception was better than trying to change their minds. “I can’t fight City Hall,” he said Wednesday, a short time after withdrawing his bid to put up […]

Radio enthusiast Robert Dodson facing fresh planning challenge over 14m tall mast in his Rodborough garden (UK)

A RADIO enthusiast who lost a protracted battle with Stroud District Council over a nine-metre aerial is now facing fresh challenges over an even taller mast. In 2009 Robert Dodson was ordered to dismantle an eight metre tall mast he erected without permission in the back garden of his home in Middleyard, near King’s Stanley. […]

National Association of Tower Erectors on the Front Lines of Wireless Innovation

Advances in wireless are changing the landscape and delivery models for industries as diverse as health care, financial services, higher education, agriculture, energy, aviation, utilities, public safety, government and the military. Did you know that the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE), a national trade organization, is providing the “muscle” behind this mobility revolution? NATE’s […]

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