PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1124


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This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1124 Release Date: September 12, 2020 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This week's edition is anchored by Dave Wilson, WA2HOY, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, Chris Perrine, KB2FAF, Will Rogers, K5WLR, George Bowen, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS Running Time: 1:25:25 Download here: http://bit.ly/TWIAR1124 Trending headlines in this weeks bulletin service: 1. Brazil Proposes To End All Amateur Radio Exams 2. North American CW Sprint is Great Practice for Fall Contesting 3. National Conference of Volunteer Examiner Coordinators Meets via Teleconference 4. Ham Radio Wireless Network Camera Detects Washington Wildfire 5. Preparations Continue for World Radiocommunication Conference 2023 6. FCC Announces Update List Of Amateur Service Club Call Sign Administrators 7. University in Poland will Launch Balloon with VLF Transmitter On Board 8. Hams Provide Situational Awareness as Severe Weather Hits Maryland-DC Section 9. K1USN Radio Club Announces New Weekly Slow-Speed CW Contest 10. A Guilty Verdict in The 2018 Murder Of A California Ham Radio Operator 11. Amateur Radio Assists In Two Rescue Operations 12. FCC Proposes to Reinstate Amateur Radio Service Fees - - 2nd Update 13. FCC proposal For Amateur Radio Fees Gathers A Mixed Response On The Comment Filing System 14. Amateur Radio Op in Arkansas Offers New Amateur Radio Television Channel 15. US Mail is the Only Way to Vote in ARRL Division Elections 16. ARRL Technical Service Award Conferred 17. Science Proves That Plants Grow Faster On The 40 Meter Band Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, asks if you area afraid or worried about up and coming technologies, and the F-C-C has recently ruled to do away with cable cards. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will talk about how to stay safe when climbing with others on a tower. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, asks the question, What is so different using software for signal processing? * 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 will present Part Two, the final part on The History of Amateur Radio Repeaters. ----- Website: http://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: http://twiar.net/?feed=rss2 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 identification breaks every 10 minutes or less. 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, weekends on WA0RCR on 1860 (160 Meters), and more. This Week in Amateur Radio is portable too! The bulletin/news service is available and built for air on local repeaters (check with your local clubs to see if their repeater is carrying the news service) and can be downloaded for air as a weekly podcast to your digital device from just about everywhere, including iHeart, iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, TuneIn, AnchorFM, Stitcher, iVoox, Blubrry, Castro, Feedburner, gPodder, Listen Notes, NetVibes, OverCast, Player.FM, PocketCast, Podnova, and RSS feeds. This Week in Amateur Radio is also carried on a number of LPFM stations, so check the low power FM stations in your area. You can also stream the program to your favorite digital device by visiting our web site www.twiar.net. Or, just ask Siri, Alexa, or your Google Nest to play This Week in Amateur Radio! 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 our Executive Producer, George, via email at w2xbs77@gmail.com. Also, please feel free to follow us by joining our popular group on Facebook, and follow our daily feed on Twitter!

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