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This Week in Amateur Radio

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PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1124

This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1124

Release Date: September 12, 2020

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

Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS

Running Time: 1:25:25

Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1124

Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service:

  1. Brazil Proposes To End All Amateur Radio Exams
  2. North American CW Sprint is Great Practice for Fall Contesting
  3. National Conference of Volunteer Examiner Coordinators Meets via Teleconference
  4. Ham Radio Wireless Network Camera Detects Washington Wildfire
  5. Preparations Continue for World Radiocommunication Conference 2023
  6. FCC Announces Update List Of Amateur Service Club Call Sign Administrators
  7. University in Poland will Launch Balloon with VLF Transmitter On Board
  8. Hams Provide Situational Awareness as Severe Weather Hits Maryland-DC Section
  9. K1USN Radio Club Announces New Weekly Slow-Speed CW Contest
  10. A Guilty Verdict in The 2018 Murder Of A California Ham Radio Operator
  11. Amateur Radio Assists In Two Rescue Operations
  12. FCC Proposes to Reinstate Amateur Radio Service Fees – – 2nd Update
  13. FCC proposal For Amateur Radio Fees Gathers A Mixed Response On The Comment Filing System
  14. Amateur Radio Op in Arkansas Offers New Amateur Radio Television Channel
  15. US Mail is the Only Way to Vote in ARRL Division Elections
  16. ARRL Technical Service Award Conferred
  17. Science Proves That Plants Grow Faster On The 40 Meter Band

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, asks if you area afraid or worried about up and coming technologies, and the F-C-C has recently ruled to do away with cable cards.
  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO – AMSAT Satellite News
  • Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will talk about how to stay safe when climbing with others on a tower.
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks the question, What is so different using software for signal processing?
  • 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 will present Part Two, the final part on The History
    of Amateur Radio Repeaters.

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