April 17, 2024

This Week in Amateur Radio

North America's Premiere Amateur Radio News Magazine

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1263 – Expanded Dayton Preview/Interview with CQ Magazine

Release Date: May 13, 2023

Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This week’s edition is anchored by Denny Haight, NZ8D, Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, William Savacool, K2SAV, Bob Donlon. W3BOO, Eric Zittel, KD2RJX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.

Approximate Running Time: 1:59:26
Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: * SPECIAL DAYTON PREVIEW EDTION *

Podcast Download: https://bit.ly/TWIAR1263

Trending headlines in this week’s bulletin service:

  1. Saudi Arabia to launch largest radio telescope in Middle East
  2. ARRL Ready to Welcome Attendees at Dayton Hamvention 2023
  3. ARRL Helps Radio Amateurs Comply with New RF Exposure Evaluation Rules
  4. New World Distance Record Is Set On 430 MegaHertz
  5. Reminder: Complete the ARRL Dues Survey Before May 31st 2023
  6. Dayton Hamvention 2023 Ready To Go – A Close Up Look At The ARRL Forums At Dayton – PART ONE
  7. Dayton Hamvention 2023 Ready To Go – A Close Up Look At The ARRL Forums At Dayton – PART TWO
  8. Dayton Hamvention 2023 Ready To Go – A Close Up Look At The ARRL Forums At Dayton – PART THREE
  9. National Hurricane Center Amateur Radio Station Annual Test
  10. Virginia Beach Amateur Radio Club Receives Commendation
  11. Ohio’s Rooster Net Has Good Company
  12. Dr. Nathaniel Frissell, W2NAF, Will Be The Guest Speaker at the 2023 TAPR/AMSAT Hamvention Banquet
  13. Puerto Rico’s Amateurs Celebrated Dia del Radioaficionado on Tuesday, May 9th
  14. 2023 National Hurricane Conference Was Held April 4th and 5th
  15. Amateurs In West Bengal Help A Family Reconnect
  16. Youth DX Adventure Has Been Cancelled For 2023
  17. RF Exposure Compliance Is Now Mandatory and The ARRL Can Help
  18. Amateurs In The Caribbean Area Gear Up For The Upcoming Storm Season
  19. AMSAT Releases Its 2023 Commemorative Coin
  20. Amateur Radio Museum Opens In Ohio
  21. Scientists Create Denser and Thinner Computer Chips
  22. LATE BREAKING: Congresswoman Lesko Reintroduces Bill to Replace Symbol Rate Limit with Bandwidth Limit
  23. Upcoming Conventions, Hamfests, and Contest listing
  24. The 2023 Dayton HamVention Awards Are Announced – Part One
  25. The 2023 Dayton HamVention Awards Are Announced – Part Two
  26. The Digital Library Of Amateur Radio and Communications Surpasses 75,000 Items On Ham Radio and More
  27. Australia’s ACMA Moves Ahead On Starting A New License Class
  28. Maine’s plan to study 5G worries amateur operators in the state
  29. Bryan Rawlings VE3QN is inducted into the Radio Amateurs of Canada Hall of Fame

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Our technology reporter Leo Laporte, will discuss the transition between analog and ones and zeros, that has fueled the digital revolution.
  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO – AMSAT Satellite News
  • Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, leaves his climbing gear in the shack again this week for Part Five of his Six part series on producing a successful public service announcement to publicize your clubs upcoming event on local broadcast radio.
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, is looking forward to and will talk about propagation during the 2023 Australian Solar Eclipse
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL
  • Bill Continelli, W2XOY – The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns to begin his series, The Ancient Amateur Archives, this week, Bill takes us back to 1978. The year the FCC banned non-type accepted 11 meter rigs, curtailed the sale of RF amplifiers between 24 and 35 Megahertz, and it was the year that technicians finally got allocated the entire two meter band and more.
  • SPECIAL: Courtesy of The Rain Report, we will have an interview with Rich Moseson, W2VU – The Man Behind CQ Magazine.

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