August 11, 2022

This Week in Amateur Radio

North America's Premiere Amateur Radio News Magazine

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1220

1. ARRL and TAPR Digital Communications Conference Returns in September 2022 2. Geochron Atlas 2 4K World Clock Donated to ARRL Headquarters Station W1AW 3. ARRL Is Seeking A Public Relations & Outreach Manager 4. FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel Announces Staff Changes 5. Amateur Radio To Be Showcased At 2022 EAA AirVenture In Oshkosh, Wisconsin 6. James Webb Telescope Sends First Deep Field Images To Scientists 7. FCC Relaxes Covid Regulations To Allow In-Person Visits 8. Radio Authority In Switzerland Grants Exemption For Homebrew Transmitters 9. QSO Today Virtual Ham Exposition Is Searching For Presenters and Papers 10. FCC Rolls Out Affordable Connectivity Program To Replace Emergency Broadband Benefit 11. Vehicle Manufacturers Report A Steep Decline In AM Radio Receivers In Cars 12. Bidders Set for FCC's Upcoming 2.5 GHz Auction 13. CW Club Carries A Friendship Message On-Air 14. Richard William Ehrhorn, W4EA, Silent Key 15. Ulrich L. Rohde, N1UL, To Receive Engineering Achievement Award 16. Indonesia Is Set To Launch Its First Amateur Radio Satellite 17. Amateur Radio Operators Are Needed For The Marine Corps Marathon 18. ARRL Technical Innovation Award Honors Wojciech Kaczmarski, SP5WWP 19. British Columbian Amateurs Host Cruise In For Mobile Operators 20. FCC legacy Commission Registration System (CORES) To Be Retired 21. A new general Chairperson is appointed to head the 2023 Dayton HamVention 22. FCC order will help keep americans connected when disaster strikes 23. Hawaii Emergency Management Agency activates State Emergency Operations Center to monitor Hurricane Darby 24. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Recognizes Amateur Radio Club, and Amateurs Across The State

Release Date: July 16, 2022

Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This week’s edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Eric Zittel, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.

Approximate Running Time: 1:43:04

Podcast Download: https://bit.ly/TWIAR1220

Trending headlines in this week’s bulletin service:

  1. ARRL and TAPR Digital Communications Conference Returns in September 2022
  2. Geochron Atlas 2 4K World Clock Donated to ARRL Headquarters Station W1AW
  3. ARRL Is Seeking A Public Relations & Outreach Manager
  4. FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel Announces Staff Changes
  5. Amateur Radio To Be Showcased At 2022 EAA AirVenture In Oshkosh, Wisconsin
  6. James Webb Telescope Sends First Deep Field Images To Scientists
  7. FCC Relaxes Covid Regulations To Allow In-Person Visits
  8. Radio Authority In Switzerland Grants Exemption For Homebrew Transmitters
  9. QSO Today Virtual Ham Exposition Is Searching For Presenters and Papers
  10. FCC Rolls Out Affordable Connectivity Program To Replace Emergency Broadband Benefit
  11. Vehicle Manufacturers Report A Steep Decline In AM Radio Receivers In Cars
  12. Bidders Set for FCC’s Upcoming 2.5 GHz Auction
  13. CW Club Carries A Friendship Message On-Air
  14. Richard William Ehrhorn, W4EA, Silent Key
  15. Ulrich L. Rohde, N1UL, To Receive Engineering Achievement Award
  16. Indonesia Is Set To Launch Its First Amateur Radio Satellite
  17. Amateur Radio Operators Are Needed For The Marine Corps Marathon
  18. ARRL Technical Innovation Award Honors Wojciech Kaczmarski, SP5WWP
  19. British Columbian Amateurs Host Cruise In For Mobile Operators
  20. FCC legacy Commission Registration System (CORES) To Be Retired
  21. A new general Chairperson is appointed to head the 2023 Dayton HamVention
  22. FCC order will help keep americans connected when disaster strikes
  23. Hawaii Emergency Management Agency activates State Emergency Operations Center to monitor Hurricane Darby
  24. Tennessee Governor Bill Lee Recognizes Amateur Radio Club, and Amateurs Across The State

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, The one thing you don’t want to do with our technology reporter, is to ask him about keyboards. And this week, we did.
  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO – AMSAT Satellite News
  • Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will talk about what different climbing devices are and will have their definitions and suggested use.
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will tackle the never talked about Power Supply Connector Dance Contest
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL
  • The latest from Parks On The Air and Summits On The Air (May 2022 Report) with Vance Martin, N3VEM
  • Bill Continelli, W2XOY – The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns with another edition of his summer series entitled “Amateur Radio History Headlines”, with just the headlines, this week he will take us back to the mid 1940’s.

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