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  1. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1109 Release Date: May 30, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:44:27 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1109 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Historic SpaceX Launch Carrying Radio Amateur, Fellow Astronaut, Got Scrubbed, Rescheduled 2. Hurricane Exercise Carried Out in Southeastern US 3. Another New Beta Version of WSJT-X is Available 4. IARU Region 2 Workshops and Seminars Are A Success. More to Come 5. Is the Earths Magnetic Field South Atlantic Anomaly Splitting in Two? 6. Temporary Rule Waivers Announced for 2020 ARRL Field Day 7. Global Pandemic Radio Event Set for June 6th and 7th 8. Social Distancing Exam Sessions Demonstrate Pent Up Demand for Testing 9. Moonbounce Contact via FT8 Could be a First 10. Rocky Mountain Vice Director Resigns to Accept Appointment as Colorado Section Manager 11. AO-27 Vintage Amateur Satellite Becomes Partially Active 12. General Electric Is Saying Goodbye To Its 129 Year Old Light Bulb Business 13. Hytera Subsidiary In The U-S Files For Bankruptcy Protection 14. India Hamfest Cancels Event Scheduled For November - More Activities Switch To Virtual Events 15. Virtual Amateur Radio Teams Present 100 Watts and a Wire Tune-Up 16. Strange Recurring Microwave Signal Traced By Scientists To A Black Hole In Space 17. Radio Society Of Great Britain Is Looking For Interference Reports 18. This Week in Amateur Radio Debuts A Brand New Web Site 19. ARRL Director, Vice Director Nominations Invited In Five ARRL Divisions 20. Planning Your ARRL Field Day 2020 Operation. Important tips Not To Forget Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, will talk about web cookies, and the European General Data Protection Regulation. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will give you tips to stay safe while climbing your tower at night. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will talk about how the Antenna and Coax you use really matters. * 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 takes a look at "The Student Information Network" of the seventies. * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain: QSO Today interview with Gordon West WB6NOA. Part One ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  2. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1108 Release Date: May 23, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:51:31 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1108 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL Invites Applications for the Position of Chief Executive Officer 2. FCC to Vote on Plan to Use ATSC 3.0 for Broadcast Internet 3. ARRL Invites Applications for Awards and Programs Assistant 4. Islands On The Air Users May Obtain Award Credits via Logbook of The World 5. IC-705 QRP SDR Transceiver Update From Icom 6. CQ Announces 2020 Hall of Fame Inductees 7. ARISS Multipoint Telebridge Contact via Amateur Radio Concept Proving Successful 8. Director, Vice Director Nominations Invited in Five ARRL Divisions 9. Federal Judge Okays Retrieval of Titanic Marconi Wireless Equipment 10. Florida Hams Ready For Historic Launch of United States Astronauts 11. ABC Network Renews Last Man Standing For New Season 12. Australia's Amateurs Asked To Share Their Views On 60 Meter Band Use 13. Amateur Radio Gearing Up for Predicted Above Average Atlantic Hurricane Season 14. Well-Known HF Operator Herb Schoenbohm, KV4FZ - SK 15. DXCC Convention is cancelled. 16. The Gulf Coast Hurricane Season Special Event is coming up. 17. ARRL seeks clarification of the amended amateur service RF Safety Rules. Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, will talk about a brand new DNS service you can use for free to increase your privacy on-line, and he will also talk about the abundance of dark fiber around the country. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will tell you the proper way to secure the feedline to the tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will talk about Buying and Using Pre-Loved Equipment * 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 talks about the 1974 Proposed FCC Restructuring Plan For Amateur Radio. Part Two, and looks at the Class E Citizens Band Proposal. * SPECIAL REPORT: ESSB "Enhanced Single Sideband" with Art Bell, W6OBB, and a special interview with John Anning, NU9N by George Bowen W2XBS. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  3. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1107 Release Date: May 16, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:44:53 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1107 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL Seeks Clarification of Amended Amateur Service RF Safety Rules 2. New WSJT-X Beta Version Offers Significant FT4 and FT8 Upgrades 3. ARISS to Attempt Second Test of New Multipoint Telebridge Contact System 4. Two New Chinese Ham Satellites Expected to Launch in September 5. Amateur Radio Gains Significant Boost in U-K by Connecting People During Lockdown 6. May 12th was Amateur Radio Day in Puerto Rico 7. Planning Your ARRL Field Day 2020 Operation - Part One 8. Planning Your ARRL Field Day 2020 Operation - Part Two 9. ARRL at Home Hamvention Weekend of Specials Set 10. Amateur Radio Gearing Up for Predicted Above Average Atlantic Hurricane Season 11. Choosing FTx Transmit and Receive Frequencies in Crowded Contest Bands 12. HuskySat-1 HO-107 Transponder is Now Open 13. 5G Cell Towers Around The World Are Under Assault 14. New Study Explores Ways To Broaden Signal Detection 15. 2020 Inductees, CQ Magazine Contest Hall of Fame 16. The league announces new Life 70 plus memberships 17. Amateur radio exams go 'Al Fresco' in Norway and other locations around the world 18: FCC Grants Unlicensed Use on Six Gigahertz for new 6E wifi standard Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, talks about working from home has changed the landscape, and asks if you find Zoom Meetings tiring. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will tell us some good general things to consider before mounting that antenna on your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks how much is a bit worth? * 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 talks about the 1974 Proposed FCC Restructuring Plan For Amateur Radio. Part One. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  4. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1106 Release Date: May 9, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:21:15 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1106 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. FCC Providing Flexibility to Volunteer Examiners in Developing Remote Testing Methods 2. AMSAT Solicits Nominations for the 2020 Board of Directors Election 3. Upcoming Special Events Commemorate the End of World War II 4. Radio Amateur Society of Australia Launches Welcome to Amateru Radio Guidebook For Newcomers 5. Amateur Radio Exams 'Al-fresco' In Norway 6. New SSTV Software Now Available 7. First Guatemalan Satellite Deployed from the International Space Station 8. IARU Region 2 Online Emergency Communication Workshops Get Under Way 9. NASA CubeSat Array to Study Causes of Giant Solar Particle Storms 10. Museum Ships Weekend Cancelled - Ham-Com Cancelled - IOTA and MicroHams Going Forward 11. Trapped Individual Rescued From Amateur Radio Tower 12. First ARISS Contact With A Multipoint Telebridge Is In The Books 13. Space Agencies Announce A Planet Wide Hack-A-Thon 14. FCC Okays Unlicensed Operations In The Six Gigahertz Band 15. RSGB Aims To Promote Health and Wellbeing within the Amateur Radio Community 16. Garmin Seeks an FCC Ruling or Waiver to obtain certification for Part 95/25 Combo Devices 17. Russian DOSARF - RS-44 Amateur Satellite Transponder is now active. 18. First Contact made on the new 8 Meter Bands Between Ireland and Lithuania Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, talks about why your IoT devices don't seem to work on five gigahertz wi-fi, and will also take a close look at our "Fondle Slabs" * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will tell us how to correctly mount electronics on the tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks for permission to be curious. * 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 presents Part Two of "The History of Amateur Radio Repeaters" * Classic RAIN: We will flash back to the 1988 Dayton HamVention and find out about all the "new gear" that arrived, during this weeks, "Classic RAIN" ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  5. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1105 Release Date: May 2, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:22:17 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1105 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. RSGB Aims to Promote Health and Wellbeing within the Amateur Radio Community 2. British Columbia Radio Amateur Finds Another Zombie Satellite 3. Emergency Ventilator Designed and Constructed by Hams Going to FDA 4. Response to IARU Region 2 Online Workshops Exceeds Expectations 5. ARISS to Experiment with School Contacts Using Multipoint Telebridge Approach 6. ARRL Frequency Measuring Test Results Posted 7. FCC Scrutinizes Four Chinese Government Controled Entities Providing Telecom Service In The US 8. NASA Drone Set To Be First Aircraft To Fly On Mars Now Has A Name Thanks To A 17 Year old Girl 9. FCC Confirms That ARS Operator License Examinations May Be Held Remotely 10. Hams in India Provide Communication Assistance during Virus Pandemic 11. Garmin Seeks FCC Ruling or Waiver to Obtain Certification for Part 95/Part 25 Device 12. News Briefs - Special Announcements 13. FCC Adopts a New Official Seal in Anticipation of Relocation 14. Russian DOSAAF-85 - RS-44 - Amateur Radio Satellite Transponder Now Active 15. First Contact Made On The 8 Meter Band Between Ireland and Lithuania 16. Australian Amateur Disappears On A Camping Trip / Amateur Takes First Australian On Line Exam 17. Tokyo Japan radio club special event station first to receive callsign with a brand new prefix 18. Vienna Austria International Center Authorises Use of Special U-N callsign Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT talks about Apple iOS vulnerability to Remote Zero Click, a zero-day hack, that is crashing iOS devices. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will will tell us the corrent way to mount your vertical antenna upside down on your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks for permission to be curious. * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns with another edition of The Ancient Amateur Archives * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain: We take a retrospective look back at CBS Newsman, and fellow radio amateur Walter Cronkite. The late KB2GSD. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  6. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1104 Release Date: April 25, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:26:48 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1104 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. The RSGB Has Launched the Get On The Air To Care #GOTA2C Campaign 2. Internet Router Jams Galileo GPS Signal in Parts of France 3. FCC Seeking World Radiocommunication Conference Advisory Committee Members 4. Hams in India Provide Communication Assistance During the Pandemic 5. Contest University 2020 Will Be Free and Online 6. Ronan O'Rahilly, Founder of Pirate Ship Radio Caroline Passes 7. Amateurs Stay at Home and Self-Isolate 8. Japan’s Radio Amateurs Gain Expanded Access to 160 and 80 Meters 9. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Updates Solar Cycle 25 Prediction 10. ARRL New England Division Convention Postponed to November 11. ARRL Suggests Taking a Creative Approach to Field Day 2020 12. ARRL 2020 Teachers Institute Sessions are Canceled 13. Nomination Deadline Extended for Philip J. McGan Memorial Silver Antenna Award 14. Ballot Counting Postponed in Four ARRL Section Manager Elections 15. ARRL, AMSAT Seek Relatively Minor Changes In FCC Orbital Debris Mitigation Proposals 16. A Welsh Radio Amateur Copied The Titanic Distress Call, But Authorities Did Not Believe Him 17. 2020 TAPR Digital Communications Conference has been postponed 18. ARRL 2020 National Teachers Institute Sessions have been canceled 19. Remotely Administered Amateur Exam Sessions Showing Promise - An Update Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W-Six-T-W-T, will tell us everything you need to know about "Internet Backround Radiation", and of his love of old fashioned keyboards. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will answer the question "What Should I Bring With Me Up The Tower?" * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will tell us about his first "Digital Contact" * 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 continues in Part Two of "The Trial and Tribulations of The Original Technician Class Licensee" ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  7. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1103 Release Date: April 18, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:23:42 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1103 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. New Solar Cycle Likely Began Last December 2. 432 MHz Trans-Atlantic record extended to 4,370 kms, New 144 MHz Transatlantic Record Reported 3. Fresh Crew Arrives on International Space Station 4. Youth Team Postpones its Planned CQ WPX CW Operation from K3LR 5. ARISS Altering its Approach in Light of Virus Pandemic 6. Remotely Administered Amateur Exam Systems Showing Promise 7. ARRL Rookie Roundup SSB Edition Considers Social Distancing 8. ARRL, AMSAT Seek Relatively Minor Changes In FCC Orbital Debris Mitigation Proposals 9. ARRL Announces New Benefits for Members 10. Greater Logbook of The World Database Accuracy is the Goal of TQSL Updates 11. HAM RADIO in Friedrichshafen, Germany, Announces Cancellation of 2020 Show 12. Amateurs Assist In Alabama Storm Response 13. New York Amateurs Prepare A Radio Thank You To First Responders 14. FCC Plans To Act On The Future Of The 6 Gigahertz Band 15. Call Sign Suffix Proposal In Australia Under Review/Poll Seeks Input On Foundation License Syllabus 16. International Space Station Has Now Has Story Time For Kids 17. 2020 Youth on the Air in the Americas Camp is Canceled 18. New Volunteer Monitor Program is Up and Running - More Details Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, this week Leo will answer the question How Reliable Are Modern Solid State Drives, and will explain How To Back Up Windows Ten. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, talks about pre-climbing safety proceedures including Lock Out, Tag Out. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks, "When Was The Last Time You Played?" * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns this week with another edition of The Anicent Amateur Archives, in this edition, Bill looks at at the history of "The Technician Class License." ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  8. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1102 Release Date: April 11, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:37:13 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1102 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Thousands apply to join NASA’s Artemis Generation, #BeAnAstronaut 2. Use of Special Call Sign Suffixes in the U-S and Around The World During Virus Situation 3. Icom Announces Delay in Delivery of New IC-705 Transceiver 4. New TQSL Version 2.5.2 Provides Better LoTW Rover Support, Other Improvements 5. Ned Stearns, AA7A, Appointed as ARRL Southwestern Division Vice Director 6. World Amateur Radio Day on Saturday April 18th Celebrates 95th Anniversary of the IARU 7. How to Participate in World Amateur Radio Day 8. Second Century - QST Magazine - The Future is Fragmented - An Editorial From QST by Steve Ford 9. USA conducts first all-online ham radio exam - An Audio Update 10. Entercom Radio Owner Of WNEW-FM In NYC Faces Penalty for Misuse of EAS Tones in 2018 11. Annual Armed Forces Day Crossband Test Postponed 12. Historic first trans-Atlantic contact made on 432 MegaHertz 13. Hamvention QSO Party Set for Saturday, May 16th 14. Virus Guidelines Could Affect Some IARU HF World Championship Participation 15. New Volunteer Monitor Program is Up and Running On The Bands 16. Japan Gets Extended Access to the 160 Meter Band 17. Spain Grants Unlicensed Individuals Permission To Use Amateur Stations During Lockdown 18. The FCC Grants Temporary Emergency Authority To Wireless ISP's In The 5.8Mhz Band 19. Field Day 2020 - The ARRL Says Its Time To Adapt Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, this week Leo talks about the best ways to improve and extend your wifi signal around your house. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, Greg discusses the best procedure and belts to use when climbing your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will tell us "How To Break The Isolation, One QSO at a Time." * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns this week with another edition of The Ancient Amateur Archives, in this edition, Bill looks at "The Controversy Created By Incentive Licensing" Part Two. * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: We will hear from the late Wayne Green, W2NSD, from the mid 1980's pontificates on the "Save 220" campaign, before it was reassigned to the United Parcel Service. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  9. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1101 Release Date: April 4, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS and and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:40:14 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1101 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. A Message from the Radio Amateurs of Canada President Glenn MacDonell, VE3XRA 2. Spain Grants Unlicensed Individuals Permission to Use Amateur Stations During Lockdown 3. Some Countries Permitting STAYHOME-Suffix Call Signs during Virus Pandemic 4. A Message To All ARRL Members and ARRL VEC Accredited Volunteer Examiners 5. Contest Entry Features Multiple Operator Locations and Remote Transmitter-Receiver Site 6. Western Pennsylvania ARES Group Conducts District-Wide Simplex Drill 7. ARES Members to Support Illinois Emergency Management Agency in Virus Response 8. International Marconi Day 2020 has been Cancelled 9. Virus Has Affects On Space Station Crew Transition 10. FCC Grants Temporary Emergency Authority to WISPs Operating in 5.8 GigaHertz Band 11. Cancelled Ohio ARES State Conference Morphs into Statewide Communication Exercise 12. Field Day 2020 A Time to Adapt - A Second Look 13. HamSCI 2020 Workshop Successfully Reworked as a Virtual Event 14. Friedrichshafen - Ham Radio 2020 Hamfest Update 15. Radio Amateurs of Canada offers new Online Amateur Radio Courses 16. The First Remote, All Online Ham Radio Exam Conducted By Exam Team In The United States 17. DX and Special Event News 18. Marking World Amateur Radio Day 2020 Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, will talk about how China wants to redesign the internet, with a one new special feature...And he'll talk about donating that old computer you have, and trying new flavors of Linux. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, Greg discusses the best procedure for removing rusty bolts on antenna installations on towers. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will tell us how to "Listen From The Ground Up" * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - The History of Amateur Radio. Bill returns this week with another edition of The Ancient Amateur Archives, in this edition, Bill looks at "The Controversy Created By Incentive Licensing" Part One. * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: "Lighten Up" An informative and entertaining talk given at the 2008 Dayton HamVention by then FCC Enforcement Bureau Chief Riley Hollingsworth. K4ZDH. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  10. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1100 Release Date: March 28, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:33:15 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1100 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Club Log Allocates 100% of its Computing Resources to Virus Protein Research 2. International Amateur Radio Union Adjusting to Virus Guidelines 3. Sean Kutzko, KX9X, Appointed AMSAT Volunteer Coordinator 4. Radio Amateurs Team Up to Help University Design Low Cost Ventilator 5. ARRL Headquarters Closes on Order From Conneticut Governor 6. CQ Magazine Offers Free Issues 7. Ofcom Engineers Shine A Light On Interference Issue 8. May QST Going Out to Members on Time, W1AW Adjusts Its Schedule 9. Annual Intrepid Spirit Award Goes to the VP8PJ DXpedition Team 10. FCC to Hold Open Meeting on March 31 by Teleconference 11. Ham Radio Clubs Connect Amid Social Distancing 12. Major Florida Emergency Communication Conference and Exercise are a Major Success 13. Long Island CW Club Offering Free Online Code Instruction for Homebound Youngsters 14. Tower Mounted Christmas Lights Cheer California Neighborhood 15. Radio Socirty of Great Britian No Longer Accepting Multi-Operator Contest Entries 16. Field Day 2020 - A Time to Adapt - IARU Region 1 Reviews Field Day Plans 17. HamSCI 2020 Workshop Successfully Reworked as a Virtual Event 18. The United Kingdom Takes Another Look at Possible EMF Dangers 19. DX News 20. FCC Levies $18,000 Fine On Louisiana Amateur For Intentional Interference, and No Identification 21. Intererst In Amateur Radio Is Increasing As People Are Staying At Home. Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT. Leo talks about working from home, and teleconferencing with friends and family. And discusses why he thinks we are not at the end of Moores Law. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, Greg discusses the correct way to seal antenna coax connections on towers. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks What Level of Preparedness Are You At Right Now? * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #12: this week, Bill returns with another edition of The Anicent Amateur Archives, this week, Bill looks at the 1945 return of the amateur bands to the amateurs following the war. * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: Wayne Green, W2NSD’s “use it or lose it” warning applies today as much as it did 20 years ago. Wayne Pontificates. Originally recorded in 1988. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  11. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1098/1099 Release Date: March 21, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, George Bowen, W2XBS and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:49:33 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1099 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Dayton Hamvention Announces Cancellation of 2020 Show 2. ARRL Suspends Tours and Guest Visits to Headquarters and W1AW, RAC Head Office closes. 3. International Group to Reactivate the Legendary Yasme VP2VB Call Sign 4. Visalia International DX Convention, Other Events Cancelled Due to Virus Worries 5. PSAT3 Launch Cancellation Means No DARPA Launch Challenge Winner 6. ARISS Celebrating Successful Launch Carrying Interoperable Radio System to ISS 7. Nominations Invited for 2020 McGan Silver Antenna Award for Excellence in Public Relations 8. FCC To Hire Substantial Number Of New Agents To Capture Radio Pirates 9. FCC Levies $18,000 Fine on Louisiana Amateur Radio Licensee 10. Canceled Ohio ARES State Conference Morphs into Statewide Communication Exercise 11. One VHF-UHF-Microwave Conference Postponed, Another Canceled 12. Team Exuberance Aims to Lower the Average Age of CW Contesters 13. Interest in Ham Radio Soaring As Country Grips With Virus Outbreak 14. ARRL Calls for Continued Coexistence in 3.4 and 5.9 GHz Bands 15. ARRL Says That Virus May Impact Amateur Radio License Testing 16. Georgia Institute of Technology CubeSat to Feature Amateur Radio Robot Operation 17. The British Amateur Television Club Offers Amateur Radio Clubs Free Streaming Service 18. Ham Radio Clubs Connect Amid Social Distancing 19. Long Island CW Club Offering Free, Online Morse Code Instruction for Homebound Youngsters 20. FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly Nominated for Another Term 21. ARRL Headquarters Remains in Operation, Many Staffers Working Remotely Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT. Leo talks about working from home, and how Microsoft is downsizing its voice assistant, Cortana. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will tell you how to correctly replace your tower guy wires. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will talk about how amateurs stand on the shoulders of giants, and a quick look at all bands, all modes, and all countries. * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #11: this week, Bill returns with another edition of The Ancient Amateur Archives, this week, presenting Part Three of "The 1940's VHF Spectrum Battles" * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: "What is Real Ham Radio?" A special commentary. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  12. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1097 Release Date: March 7, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:25:57 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1097 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. State of Maine Bicentennial Special Event Set for March 16th thru the 22nd 2. Henry Radio Los Angeles Founder Ted Henry, W6UOU, is 100 3. UPDATE: Motorola Wins Multimillion Dollar Theft of Trade Secrets Case against Hytera 4. Dayton Hamvention Officials Keeping an Eye on Coronavirus Situation 5. ARRL Foundation Announces Matching Scholarship Grants by Amateur Radio Digital Comms. 6. Yasme Foundation will Honor 4U1UN Reactivation Team with its Excellence Award on March 6th 7. NASA Seeks Applicants To Become Astronauts To Explore The Moon and Mars 8. Amateur Radio Club President is among Two Killed in Knife Attack 9. IARU Region 2 Seeks Help in Remaking Amateur Radio for the 21st Century 10. Dayton Hamvention Names 2020 Award Winners 11. Electronics Students at Sussex Technical High School Earn FCC Ham Radio Licenses 12. International Space Station Resupply Mission to Carry New ARISS Ham Radio Gear 13. Learning Morse Code The Ludwig Koch Way 14. Coronavirus Fears Spur Cancellation, Postponement of Some Ham Radio Events 15. AMSAT Academy to be Held Prior to Dayton Hamvention 16. FCC Okays Plan To Pay Satellite Companies For Frequencies Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, talks about a massive facial recognition database being hacked, Microsoft announces that it is downsizing Cortana's capabilies, and explains why most people do not need a full service computer when an iPad or Chromebook are a lot more secure. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will tell you how to correctly build an antenna mount for your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will talk about the impersonal nature of digital and other myths. * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #10: Part Two of "The 1940's VHF Spectrum Battle" ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  13. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1096 Release Date: February 29, 2020 - LEAP YEAR DAY EDITION Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:29:36 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1096 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Pennsylvania Law Protects Ham Radio Operator, and Frustrates Neighbors 2. NASA Selects Proposals For Student Aeronautics, Space Projects 3. AMSAT Cites Need for Adequate Spectrum in Opposing Deletion of 3.4 GHz Band 4. ARRL Opposes FCC Plan to Delete the 3.4 GigaHertz Band 5. A Sun City Arizona amateur proves that "It’s Never Too Late to Upgrade" 6. FCC Turns Down Amateur Licensee’s Appeal 7. ARRL Seeks a New Chief Executive Officer 8. Partially Submerged NEMO-1 WSPR Buoy Retrieved by Fishing Vessel 9. Auxiliary Communications Training to Be Held in Conjunction with Dayton Hamvention 10. Working Scale Model Of An H-F Curtain Array On Display At Voice Of America Museum 11. Interference From Smart Meters Still An Issue For Hams On Saint Kitts 12. New British Made Antenna Arrives On The International Space Station 13. UK Telecoms Regulator Ends Policy of Granting Two-Letter Call Sign Suffixes 14. International Space Station Resupply Mission to Carry New ARISS Ham Radio Gear 15. FAA Proposed Remote Identification Rules Would Effect Drones and Hobby Aircraft Alike 16. Motorola Wins Lawsuit Against Hytera for $765 Million in Intellectual Property Theft 17. Northern Florida amateurs Prepare for Emergency Communications Exericise 18. A New Distance Record Is Set on 122 Gigahertz 19. DX News and Special Event Station Listings for this week. Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, talks about the passing of the creator of cut and paste, and asks if we are reaching the end of Moore's Law. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP will talk about replacing that old rusty rotor on your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB will answer the question, which comes first, the antenna or the radio? * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #8: this week, takes a look at "The 1940's VHF Frequency allocation battles." * The Random Access File with Bill Baran, N2FNH/SK - Bill thinks we should change the image of 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  14. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1095 Release Date: February 22, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:28:22 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1095 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. A Radio Frequency Exposure Test Finds an iPhone 11 Pro Exceeds the FCC's Limit 2. AMSAT Declares End of Mission for Pioneer AO-85 CubeSat 3. Down Under Special Event Will Use Former Radio Australia Antennas 4. Yasme Foundation Announces Grants and Excellence Awards 5. VP8PJ South Orkney Team En Route to Signy Island 6. KX9X Offers Five Tips on Satellite Operating Etiquette 7. Emergency Communication Exercise Set in Northern Florida 8. Mississippi ARES Emergency Coordinator Credits Training for Effective Tornado Response 9. New World Distance Record Claimed on 122 GigaHertz 10. FAA's Proposed Remote Identification Rules Would Affect Drones, Hobby Planes and Flying 11. Motorola Wins Lawsuit Against Hytera For $765 Million 12. College Ham Radio Club (W5YD) Marks its Centennial 13. Lighthouse QSO Coming Up On Prince Edward Island in Canada 14. France Authorizes Amateur Use of 60-Meter Band 15. FCC Invites Comments on 5.9 GigaHertz Proceeding 16. The 5mHz GB3WES beacon in Westmoreland England is closing down 17. DX News and Special Event Station Listings Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - takes a look back at radio when he was a kid, and takes a look at "The Kessler Effect" * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - talks about climbing your tower at night. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - will be exploring an understanding of filters and circuits. * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  15. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1094 Release Date: February 15, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Rich Larence, KB2MOB, Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:10:30 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1094 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL Board Grants Awards and Recognitions 2. ARRL Board of Directors Re-Elects President Rick Roderick, K5UR 3. ARRL Board of Directors Meeting Items Considered and Meeting Wrap-Up 4. U-S Marines Sponsor Ham Radio Licensing Course 5. CubeSats Deployed from the International Space Station/ISS 6. ARRL Creates New HF Band Planning Discussion Group 7. HuskySat-1 Gains Enthusiastic Following 8. WOW Signal Documentary Now Available Online 9. Successful 47 GHz Amateur Radio Moonbounce Test Reported 10. Not An Everyday Find: German Archaeologists Came Across A Russian Spy Radio 11. DX News - Work Tanzania 12. Cary Rubenfeld, VE4EA, is Radio Amateurs of Canada Amateur of the Year 13. FCC Invites Comments on 5.9 GHz Proceeding 14. Amateur Radio Community Has New Questions Over Testing For RF Exposure 15. DX News and Special Event Station Listings 16. QRZ dot com Ends Identity Verified Program 17. Dayton HamVention 2020 Web Portal Opens For Tickets and Exhibit Spaces 18. The Northeast HamXposition, formerly Boxboro, Announces New Location and Dates Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - talks about new bugs and problems that have recently occured with Windows 7. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - The safest way to haul cargo up your tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - "How To Take Care Of Your Connectors" * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #6: this week, we look back at the history and development of amateur radio call signs from 1912, to the present. ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  16. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1093 Release Date: February 8, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:24:22 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1093 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Undersea Expedition Planned to Retrieve Titanic’s Radio Gear 2. The Maine Bicentennial Special Event takes place March 16th thru the 22nd 3. Special Event to Commemorate Amateur Radio Newsline Cofounder Bill Pasternak, WA6ITF 4. ARISS Announces Hosts for Space Station Ham Radio Contacts 5. President Trump Signs PIRATE Act to Combat Illegal Broadcasting 6. QRZ dot com Ends Identity Verified Program 7. The Auroral Connection to be Focus of 2020 HamSCI Workshop 8. ARRL HF Band Planning Committee Seeks Comments on Recommendations 9. IARU Region One Youngsters on the Air Summer Camp 2020 will be in Croatia 10. International Amateur Radio Union Debuts New Websites 11. Clayton Coleman, W5PFG, Elected AMSAT President 12. Dayton Hamvention 2020 Web Portal Opens for Tickets, Exhibit Spaces 13. FCC Appoints First Female Chief Technology Officer - FCC Commish Calls For ITU Replacement 14. Joe Vandever, Famous Navajo Code Talker Passes At 96 15. Maritime Radio Interference in France Causes Concern - Group In Spain Also Tackles Interference 16. Amazon Begins The Hiring Process For Its Upcoming Satellite Project 17. Amateur Radio Volunteers in Turkey Support Earthquake response. 18. DX and Special Event Station Listings Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - talks about artificial intelligence, and why the F-C-C recently issued Notices to three cell carriers. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - Working On Side-arms * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - "How I Host A Weekly Net For New and Returning Amateurs." * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio #6 * The Random Access File with Bill Baran, N2FNH/SK - A Visit back in time with Radio Shack HT's ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  17. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1092 Release Date: February 1, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Paul Kolacki, K2FX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:26:06 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1092 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. New Amateur Extra Question Pool Released 2. Youth on the Air Camp 2020 in the Americas Donations are being Matched 3. Winlink Development Team Members Awarded Tennessee Military Department Patriot Medals 4. HuskySat-1 with VHF/UHF Linear Transponder Set to Deploy Soon 5. State QSO Party Challenge Announced 6. Northeast HamXposition, Formerly Boxboro, Announces New Location and Dates 7. ARRL Expands its Roster of Online Discussion Groups 8. Foundation for Amateur Radio Invites 2020 / 2021 Academic Year Scholarship Applications 9. ARRL to Argue for Continued Access to 3-GHz Spectrum as FCC Sets Comment Deadlines 10. Yukon's VY1JA Plans to Be Back for 2020 ARRL November Sweepstakes CW 11. Iowa State Parks on the Air 2020 Celebrates Centennial of Iowa State Parks 12. Dayton HamVention 2020 Web Portal Opens 13. W8S DXpedition team readies to head to Swain Island 14. Amateur Radio Volunteers in Turkey Support Earthquake Response 15. Pilots On Alert. As U.S. Navy Conducts GPS Signal Jamming Exercises 16. FCC Approves A Segment of the 9 Centimeter Band For Wireless 17. AMSAT-NA President Joe Spier, K6WAO, Steps Down 18. ARRL AM Rallyis being held this weekend 19. DX News 20. Special Event Station Listings Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - Tower Coax Support * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - Is The Frequency In Use? * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio * Classic RAIN: Recorded in the 1980's The Russian OTH Woodpecker ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  18. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1091 Release Date: January 25, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Paul Kolacki, K2FX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:32:34 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1091 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. American ISPs Fined $75,000 For Interfering With Airport's Weather Radar By Stealing Spectrum 2. AMSAT Says its GOLF-TEE Initiative Has Met a Major Milestone 3. ITU Development Sector Publication Highlights Amateur Radio’s Role in Emergency Communication 4. Spanish Radio Amateurs May Exchange Current Call Signs for Permanent 2 × 1 Call Signs 5. ARES Volunteers Establish Plan B Communication Network in Puerto Rico 6. ARISS Opens Window for ISS Ham Radio Contact Proposals on February 1st 7. ATT is Racing to Prevent a DIRECTV Satellite from Exploding After a Malfunction 8. Barry Shelley, N1VXY, is ARRL Interim CEO 9. Massachusetts Club Offers Support to Arecibo Observatory Following Earthquakes 10. IARU Region 1 Youngsters On The Air Summer Camp 2020 Will Be in Croatia 11. ARRL to Argue for Continued Access to 3-GHz Spectrum as FCC Sets Comment Deadlines 12. United States Military Scammed By Antenna Manufacturer 13. German Amateurs Are Granted Access To The 70mHz Band 14. Higher Security Checks For New Amateur Licensees in Sweden Causing Delays 15. SAQ Alexanderson Alternator 2019 Transmission Heard By More Than 400 Listeners 16. Contest University will be at Dayton HamVention. Top Band and Contest Dinner Dates Announced 17. WinLink Development Team Members Receive Awards 18. The annual AM Rally Operating Event is coming up next weekend 19. DX and Contesting News Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - will talk about how pervasive the internet has become in our lives, and how to achieve secure email and messaging. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - Coax Support on Towers * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - Lessons That We Teach * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio * Classic RAIN: Chris Rolinson G7DDN, "What is Real Ham 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  19. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1090 Release Date: January 18, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Paul Kolacki, K2FX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:31:41 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1090 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Puerto Rico Volunteers Deployed to Red Cross, ARRL Sending Equipment 2. Nominations Solicited for Six ARRL 2020 Awards 3. Youth On The Air Month Reported a Success in the Americas 4. Puerto Rico Earthquake Relief Effort Continues, with Help from Ham Radio 5. AM Rally 2020 Gets Under Way on February 1st 6. Brand new ARRL On the Air Podcast Premiered on January 16th 7. Germany Special Event Recognizes Anniversary of Software Defined Radio Development 8. Tragic Drowning Cuts Short DXpedition to Rotuma 9. Leadership Elections to Highlight January 17th and 18th ARRL Annual Board Meeting in CT 10. Massachusetts Amateur Club Offers Support to Arecibo Observatory Following Earthquakes 11. US Air Force's New Space Fence Nearing Operational Acceptance 12. Marijuana Grow Lights Causing Interference To Amateur Operators 13. Hams Step Up To Help After A Volcano Eruption in the Philippines 14. Amateur Loses Battle To Build Tower Outside Massachusetts Home 15. Walmart Grant Assists New Mexico Ham Club Project 16. Digital Edition of ARRL Magazine Is Now Available 17. West Central Florida Section Marks Its 20th Anniversary 18. DX News and Special Event Station Listings 19. Handi-Hams Is Looking For Amateur Radio Magazine Readers For The Print Handicapped 20. Iowa State Parks On The Air, Year Long Special Event Stations are on the air Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - Report from CES in Las Vegas * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - Proper Tower Belting/Climbing * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - What is In A Band Plan? * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: Flashback To The Pre 220 Band Reallocation Battle ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.
  20. This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1089 Release Date: January 11, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending this week. This weeks edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Will Rogers, K5WLR, Paul Kolacki, K2FX, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:37:15 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1089 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. ARRL DX Advisory Committee is Seeking Comment on Award Criteria, DXCC Annual List 2. ARISS Next-Generation Radio System Ready for Launch 3. US tests ways to sweep space clean of radiation after nuclear attack 4. Tickets on Sale for Dinner Events during Dayton Hamvention 5. Strong Earthquakes Shake Puerto Rico, ARES and amateur operators standing by 6. Swains Island W8S DXpedition Set for March 10th to the 25th 7. CAMSAT Says CAS-6 Activation for Amateur Use has been Delayed 8. ARRL’s New On the Air Magazine is on its Way to Members 9. China Telecoms Regulator Proposing to Delete Some Current Amateur Allocations 10. Norway Experiences Unexpected Ground Current Shockwave 11. ARRL West Central Florida Section Celebrating its 20th Anniversary this Year 12. John Litz, NZ6Q, Appointed as San Joaquin Valley Section Manager 13. W1AW to be on the Air for Winter Field Day 14. 91 Year Old Florida Amateur Submits His Three Page Obituary To Newspapers In Advance 15. Volunteer Monitor Program Coordinator Looks Forward to a Positive 2020 16. ARRL CEO Challenges Members to Dare to Imagine 17. Radio Amateurs of Canada Announces a New Section 18. Over The Horizon Radars continue to plague the HF bands in Region 1 19. DX news and Upcoming Special Event Station Listings Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT - 2020 is a year in the future - Scams * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP - New Years Tower Inspections * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB - Where to start in amateur radio * Weekly Propagation Forecast from the ARRL * Bill Continelli, W2XOY - Ancient Amateur Archives - History of Amateur Radio * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain Edition #: Wayne Green, W2NSD Pontificates ----- 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 iHeartRadio: http://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: http://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR 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.