July 13, 2024

This Week in Amateur Radio

North America's Premiere Amateur Radio News Magazine

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1320 – Full Version

Release Date: June 15, 2024

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, William Savocool, K2SAV, Eric Zittel, KD2RJX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.

Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.

Approximate Running Time: 1:20:54

Trending headlines in this week’s bulletin service:

Podcast Download: https://bit.ly/TWIAR1320

Trending headlines in this week’s bulletin service

  1. AMSAT: AMSAT Mail Alias Service To End August 1st, 2024
  2. AMSAT: Satellite Shorts From All Over
  3. WIA: Square Kilometre Array Under Construction In Radio Quiet Zone As More Satellites Shout From Above
  4. WIA: South Africa Takes First Steps To World Radio Conference 2027
  5. WIA: A Wiki For Open Source In Amateur Radio
  6. ARRL: 2024 ARRL Field Day is Next Weekend!
  7. ARRL: Amateur Radio Connects Family Members During Utah Boating Emergency
  8. ARRL: ARRL Teachers Institute Kick Off Summer Cohorts
  9. ARRL: New Amateur Extra Class Question Pool Has Been Released
  10. Another Cyber Attack Brings Down Society Of Broadcast Engineers Webpage
  11. Deadly Bangladesh Cyclone Remal Causes A Reunion
  12. The Deutscher Amateur Radio Club Remote Operations In Development
  13. Germany’s New Class N License Exams Will Be Available At Ham Radio Friedrichshafen
  14. World Wide Flora and Fauna Sees Russia Withdraw
  15. 3D Printer Homebrews A Relationship
  16. Amateur Radio Operators and Amateur Astronomers To Share Facility
  17. Celebrate Inclusion On The Air With The Pride Radio Group
  18. Silent Keys In India Include A Noted Author and A Photographer
  19. Robust Lineup Of Vendors and Speakers At The 2024 Northeast HamXposition
  20. Scanning Software Developer N5JMZ SK
  21. IARU: International Amateur Radio Union Region One Ham Challenge is announced
  22. WIA: The fun that’s Ham Radio WInlink has the final word
  23. ARRL: Ham Radio 2024 International Amateur Radio Exhibition Will Be Held June 28-30 In Friedrichshafen
  24. ARRL: Annual Lighthouse and Lightship weekend is coming up in August
    25: ARRL: Special Event Station Operation to celebrate Flag Day

Plus these Special Features This Week:

  • Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO – AMSAT Satellite News
  • Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will talk about “Long Wave Radio”
  • The DX Corner with Bill Salyers, AJ8B with news on DXpeditions, DX, upcoming contests and more.
  • Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL
  • Bill Continelli, W2XOY – The History of Amateur Radio. This week, Bill takes a look at the history of Hallicrafters.

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