PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1091


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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.

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