This Week in Amateur Radio

PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1069

An episode of This Week in Amateur Radio

By Greg Williams
Podcast for This Week in Amateur Radio, amateur radio's news magazine of the airwaves. Produced by Community Video Associates, Inc. The program features weekly segments along with news about or related to the Amateur Radio community.
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1076 (Truncated to 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1076 Release Date: October 12, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR,  George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time (Full podcast): 1:22:54 Download full podcast here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1076 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. The ARRL Board of Directors’ Executive Committee will meet on October 12th in Denver, Colorado 2. Anna Brummer, N2FER, Feted on her 105th Birthday 3. Conference Preparatory Meeting Report is now the World Radio Conference 2019 Playbook 4. ARRL Public Relations Committee Invites Nominations for Bill Leonard Award 5. Lynyrd Skynyrd Founding Member, and 38 Special Bassist Larry Junstrom, K4EB, SK 6. Milwaukee Radio Amateurs Club Celebrates Centennial of ARRL Affiliation 7. Ohio Sheriff Observes and Participates in ARES Simulated Emergency Test 8. New Amateur Radio License Conditions in Effect for Australian Radio Amateurs 9. Hawaii ARES Leverages Contest Station and Winlink for 2019 Simulated Emergency Test 10. 75th anniversary of Voice of America Bethany Relay Station 11. FCC Proposes Fining New York Radio Amateur $17,000 for Deliberate Interference 12. US Coast Guard Airs Proposal to End MF Navigational Telex - NAVTEX - Broadcasts 13. Vital work of WWV at Fort Collins, Colorado - 100th Anniversary Sepcial Report 14. Japan's Class 4 ham radio licence, taught in high schools, now has over 3 million licensees 15. FCC Dismisses Three Petitions for Rulemaking Filed By Radio Amateurs Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY - The History Of Repeaters Part 2 * Special Report from KUNC Radio on the 100th Anniversary of WWV * Writing a radio Public Service Announcement to Promote your Club with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP Pt 2 of 6 ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:56
October 13, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1075 (Truncated under 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1075 Release Date: October 5, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Full episode Running Time: 1:31:52 Download full podcast here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1075 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. The Weather Channel Cites 'Old School Tech' Amateur Radio as Storm Resource 2. Belarus Team Dominates 16th IARU High-Speed Telegraphy World Championship 3. Bidding in ARRL Online Auction Begins on October 17th 4. IARU Administrative Council Steps Up Efforts to Combat Radio Spectrum Pollution  5. IOTA DXpedition to Tonga, OC-049 Wraps Up on October 6th 6. NASA Television to air 10 upcoming spacewalks on the Interntional Space Station 7. ARISS Invites Proposals to Host Ham Radio Contacts with Space Station Crew 8. Ten Teams to Compete in Spectrum Collaboration Challenge Championship Event 9. Australian Regulator Reinstates US Amateur Radio License Reciprocity  10. Election for RAC Director Ontario South Region 2019 11. FCC Dismisses Three Petitions for Rule Making Filed by Radio Amateurs 12. Special Event Station and DXpedition listings 13. Cheers to 105 years: Fort Hudson Nursing Center resident celebrates birthday  14. FCC Proposes Fining New York Radio Amateur $17,000 for Deliberate Interference Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * The Ancient Amateur Archives with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 12A * RAIN: Radio historian Scott Childers/W9CHI relates a shsort history of “the Big 89”, WLS.  * Writing a radio Public Service Announcement to Promote your Club with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:58
October 5, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1074 (Truncated under 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1074 Release Date: September 28, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time: 59:56 Full podcast download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1074 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL Thanks Official Observers, as Volunteer Monitor Program is Set to Debut 2. USAF to let hackers try to hijack an orbiting satellite 3. ARRL Sets Facebook Live Event for Collegiate Amateur Radio Clubs 4. Orlando HamCation Accepting Nominations for Carole Perry Educator of the Year Award 5. Nine Schools and Organizations Make the Cut for Ham Contacts with ISS Crew 6. 1921 Solar Event May Have Been Bigger than Carrington Event 7. WWV Centennial Celebration and Special Event Kick Off this Weekend 8. W3V East Coast Special Event Will Also Mark WWV Centennial 9. Storm Area 51 Event Attracts Modest Crowd, Following ARES/RACES Deployment 10. Australia Amateur Radio License Changes and Reciprocity With the US 11. Radio Club of America RCA Announces its 2019 Award Recipients and Fellows 12. ARRL renews request for the FCC to replace Symbol Rate with Bandwidth Limits 13. North Korea is testing digital broadcasting on 80 meters Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 12A * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:56
September 28, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1073 (Truncated under 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1073 Release Date: September 21, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.   Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time: 59:52 Download the full podcast here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1073 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. North Korea Testing Digital Broadcasting on 80 Meters 2. Montana's Department of Justice to issue 200 ham radios 3. Mount Diablo Amateur Radio Club Assisting in Restoring Fire-Damaged Repeaters 4. Well-Known Yukon Ham J Allen, VY1JA, is Stepping Away from Amateur Radio 5. Taurus-1 CubeSat with FM-to-Codec-2 Transponder Launched 6. Amateur Radio CubeSats among 15 Set to Launch on October 21st from Wallops Island 7. Festival of Frequency Measurement Set to Honor WWV Centennial 8. ARRL Renews Request for FCC to Replace Symbol Rate with Bandwidth Limit (Team Coverage) 9. ARRL Forms New Ad Hoc Legislative Advocacy Committee to Meet with Lawmakers 10. ARRL Seeking Emergency Management Director 11. Nevada ARES and RACES Members Deploy for Storm Area 51” Event 12. A Portable Radio on Your Belt -- 1930s Style 13. Special Event and Hamfest listings with Steve Ford, WB8IMY 14. The FCC proposes to make all Universal Licensing System filings electronic 15. Dayton HamVention signs a new five year contract with the Greene County Expo Center 16. Contester activities will remain at the Crown Plaza Hotel during the 2020 Dayton HamVention Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 11 * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:51
September 21, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1072 (Truncated under 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1072 Release Date: September 14, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time: 59:35 Download the full podcast here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1072 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. FCC Proposes to Make All Universal Licensing System Filings Electronic 2. Dayton Hamvention Signs 5-Year Contract with Greene County Expo Center 3. Former Cushcraft President Glen Whitehouse, K1GW, SK 4. IARU attends ITU Inter-Regional Workshop 5. ARRL and IARU President Emeritus Larry Price, W4RA, SK 6. Contester Activities to Remain at Crowne Plaza during 2020 Dayton Hamvention 7. Nine Schools and Organizations Make the Cut for Ham Contacts with ISS Crew 8. Federal Communications Commission has no tolerance for the misuse of the Emergency Alert System 9. Unraveling the Mystery of 1 × 1 Call Signs 10. Hurricane Watch Net Sets New Activation Record during Dorian 11. FCC Seeks to Streamline its Hearings Process 12. Amateur Radio Digital Communications Announces Grant to ARISS 13. Upcoming Special Event Stations  Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 10 * Classic RAIN: The 1993 Dayton Awards * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:35
September 15, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1071 (Truncated under 1 hour)
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1071 Release Date: September 7, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fittee, NF2F, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time: 59:53 Download full edition here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1071 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. UN Headquarters 4U1UN Making Slow but Steady Progress in Returning to Air 2. FCC Resolves LED Products Marketing Violations Investigation with Consent Decree 3. FCC petitioned to open up 45 to 50 MHz for DRM+ Broadcasting in the USA 4. 144 to 146 MHz Removed from French Proposal for Additional Aeronautical Applications 5. FlexRadio Teams with Raytheon Team to Develop Airborne HF Radio 6. September is National Preparedness Month  7. Regional Organizations Wrapping Up WRC-19 Preparations 8. Washington State Amateur Radio Club Volunteers Track Interfering Signals 9. QST Congratulates its Morse Key Competition Winners 10. Storm Watch Continues Along Southeastern US Coast for Hurricane Dorian 11. Hurricane Watch Net Activates as Dorian Exits the US for Maritime Canada  12. FCC Grants Temporary Waiver for Use of PACTOR 4 for Hurricane Response and Relief 13. FCC Extends Waiver Permitting Use of PACTOR 4 for Hurricane Relief Efforts 14. Concerns Aired that 5G Spectrum Expansion Could Affect Weather Data Collection 15. Hurricane Watch Net Suspends Operation, May Reactivate on Saturday Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 9 * Classic RAIN: N/A * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
59:53
September 7, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1070
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1070 Release Date: August 31, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF,Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS.  Running Time: 1:18:03 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1070 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Amateur Radio Resources Ready as Dorian Poised to Become a Major Hurricane 2. UN Headquarters 4U1UN Making Slow but Steady Progress in Returning to Air 3. Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) Station Registration Now Available 4. FCC Resolves LED Products Marketing Violations Investigation with Consent Decree 5. ARRL HF Band Planning Committee Reactivated to Address Spectrum Issues 6. YOTA 2019 Summer Camp in Bulgaria Spawns Sub-regional Camps 7. FCC petitioned to open up 45 to 50 MHz for DRM+ Broadcasting in the USA 8. 160 Years Since The Carrington Event 9. 144 to 146 MHz Removed from French Proposal for Additional Aeronautical Applications 10. Florida Division of Emergency Management Seeking Qualified Amateur Radio Volunteers 11. The Department of Defense message prompts listeners to take WWV/WWVH Surveys 12. Upcoming special event stations Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 8 * Classic RAIN: The 220 Megahertz Grab of the past * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built-in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Spotify and Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
1:18:03
September 1, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1069
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1069 Release Date: August 24, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.   Produced and edited by W2XBS.  Running Time: 1:12:57 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1069 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. LATE BREAKING: France Stands its Ground on 144 – 146 MHz Aeronautical Mobile Sharing Proposal 2. WWV Centennial Committee Prepares for Trial Run of WW0WWV Special Event 3. Radio Amateurs in India Support Rescue and Relief Operations in Wake of Flooding 4. Candidates for ARRL Directors and Vice Directors Announced 5. Somalia Operation Set for September 6. Alexanderson Alternator Station SAQ Hails Incredible Number of Listener Reports 7. ARRL-TAPR Digital Communications Conference Presentations Announced 8. Efforts Continue to Enhance ARES Program, Add Resources 9. Inter-American Proposal Removes 47 to 47.2 GHz from Bands under Study for 5G Services 10. ARRL Contest and DXCC Rules Now Prohibit Automated Contacts 11. Two Meter Sharing Proposal is on CEPT Conference Preparatory Group Agenda 12. Ending the Great Radio Silence after The Great War 13. FCC Staff Recommends Designating 988 as National Suicide and Mental Illness Crisis line 14. The FCC dismisses the joint ARRL/AMSAT requests in the small satellite proceeding 15. The Chinese Lunar Satellite PathFinder completes its mission at end of life 16. Several Special event stations are coming up in the next week 17. Department of Defence Message Prompts Listeners to Take WWV/WWVH Survey Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 7 * Classic RAIN: N/A * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in IDbreaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
1:12:50
August 24, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1068
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1068 Release Date: August 17, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by  Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB,Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.   Produced and edited by W2XBS.  Running Time: 1:11:05 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1068 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Young Radio Amateurs from around the World Gather for YOTA Summer Camp 2. ARRL Foundation Scholarship Program Application Window Opens on September 1st 3. ARRL Board Confers Awards 4. Results Posted for USA, IARU Region 2 ARDF Championships in North Carolina 5. Dayton Hamvention Radio Club of the Year to Hold Ham Bootcamp at New England Convention 6. ARRL Board Pledges to Oppose French Proposal for 2 Meters 7. ARRL Board Covers Digital Communication Issues 8. ARRL Board Meeting - Other Actions and Reports 9. Parks on the Air - now in England 10. FCC Staff Recommends Designating 988 as National Suicide, Mental Health Crisis Hotline 11. Two Meter Sharing Proposal is on CEPT Conference Preparatory Group Agenda 12. FCC Dismisses ARRL, AMSAT Requests in Small Satellite Proceeding Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 6 * Classic RAIN: Flashback to 1989 when hams first acquired the WARC Bands ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ID breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, and all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregates like Stitcher too. Visit our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
1:11:05
August 19, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1067
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1067 Release Date: August 10, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, and Fred Fittee, NF2F, and George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by W2XBS.  Running Time: 1:07:44 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1067 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Global Institutions Support Amateur Radio Communication and Experimentation 2. AMSAT and ARISS Designing Amateur Radio System for Lunar Gateway 3. Arizona ARES Volunteers Support Communication during Arizona Wildland Fire 4. ARRL Member Had Role in Promising RF Treatment Device for Alzheimer’s 5. First ARRL Centurion Award Winner Fritz Nitsch, W4NTO, SK 6. World Scout Jamboree Ham Radio Balloon Crosses Atlantic 7. Ninth YOTA Summer Camp Gets Under Way on August 11th 8. Former ARRL Headquarters Staff Member John Nelson, K0IO (ex-W1GNC), SK 9. The OSCAR 7 Satellite Died And Was Reborn 20 Years Later 10. FCC Fines North Carolina Man for Unauthorized and Misleading Public Safety Transmissions 11. One Dead and one severely injured in ham radio tower collapse in New Hampshire Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 3 * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP  * Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, on the new Volunteer Monitoring Program (talk from Dayton HamVention) ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregators like Stitcher too. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
1:07:44
August 11, 2019
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1066
This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1066 Release Date: August 3, 2019 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX.  Produced and edited by W2XBS.  Running Time: 1:23:30 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1066 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARISS Owen Garriott Commemorative SSTV Event Under Way 2. One Dead, One Injured in New Hampshire Ham Radio Tower Mishap 3. Dhruv Rebba, KC9ZJX, is 2019 Newsline Young Ham of the Year 4. ARISS Next Generation Radio System Completes Critical Flight Certification Tests 5. Free Hiram Percy Maxim 150th Birthday Event Logging Software Now Available 6. DXpedition Team Donates Part of QSL Fees to Galapagos Conservancy 7. Ham radio volunteers assisted in the search for a missing teen 8. ARRL is seeking a Development Manager for full-time employment at ARRL Headquarters 9. The FCC is seeking to hire an electronics engineer 10. Cape Cod ARES and SKYWARN Provide Support in Rare Cape Cod Tornado Event 11. CASS DX Award winners are announced 12. RSGB Announces A New FT4 Based Contest 13. St. Paul Island CY9C DxPedition hits the airwaves 14. ARRL Field Day 2019 Attracks nearly 3100 entries 15. Some European Telecommunications Regulators are keeping an open mind on the French 2m proposal 16. REC Networks proposes an 8 meter amateur band and its up for comment at the FCC 17. A new device crearted at MIT makes electricity from snowfall Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB  * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Amateur Radio History Headlines with Bill Continelli, W2XOY 3 * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety with Greg Stoddard, KF9MP  * Talk with Norm Fasaro W3IZ at ARRL Headquarters on the new Morse Proficency Award * Classic RAIN #1 A New Bi-weekly feature from This Week in Amateur Radio! ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/twiar.rss TuneIn: http://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: http://twiar.net/TWIARHAM.mp3 (Static file, changed weekly) ----- Visit our website at www.twiar.net for program audio, and daily for the latest amateur radio and technology news. Air This Week in Amateur Radio on your repeater! Built in ident breaks every 10 minutes. This Week in Amateur Radio is heard on the air on nets and repeaters as a bulletin service all across North America, ands all around the world. on amateur radio repeater systems, the low bands, and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! You can find us among talk radios best on TuneIn.com, or via iTunes and Google Play. We are hosted by various podcast aggregators like Stitcher too. Vist our site for details. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net.  This Week in Amateur Radio is produced by Community Video Associates in upstate New York, and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. If you would like to volunteer with us as a news anchor or special segment producer please get in  touch with us via our Facebook group. Search for us under This Week in Amateur Radio.
1:23:30
August 3, 2019
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