PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1167


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PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1167 Release Date: July 10, 2021 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week in Amateur Radio. This week's edition is anchored by Rich Lawrence, KB2MOB, Pat Huba, N2WWW, Terry Saunders, N1KIN, Fred Fitte, NF2F, Eric Zittel, KD2RJX, Don Hulick, K2ATJ, George Bowen, W2XBS, and Jessica Bowen, KC2VWX. Produced and edited by George Bowen, W2XBS. Running Time: 1:51:32 Download Podcast here: https://bit.ly/TWIAR1167 Trending headlines in this week's bulletin service: 1. First X-Class Major Solar Flare Of Solar Cycle 25 Blacks Out HF On July 3rd 2. Amateur Radio Volunteers Prepared For And Tracked Elsa 3. June 2021 Volunteer Monitor Program Report Released 4. Upcoming ARRL Learning Network Webinars 5. Young Caribbean Nation Formalizing Amateur Radio Guidelines And Standards 6. ARRL Is Planning A Rededication Of Operations At Headquarters 7. Registrations Strong For 24th Annual International Lighthouse Lightship Weekend 8. NRRL Receives Grants To Support Online Learning, Emergency Preparedness 9. Filing Extension Has Been Granted In The FCC Space Launch Proceeding 10. DXpedition Planned To Activate The North Pole 11. Square Kilometer Array Observatory To Span Two Continents 12. Spanish Amateur Radio Magazine Makes New Digital Archive Available 13. Special Event Station To Return Pluto Back Into The Solar System 14. Three Amateurs Honored With Lifetime Achievement Awards From The Lighthouse Society Plus these Special Features This Week: * Technology News and Commentary with Leo Laporte, W6TWT, this week Leo will tell you about a new ransomware spreading via a Kasaya supply chain attack, Leo will tell us about the oldest person about to go into space with Jeff Bezos, he will tell us about the problems IBM is having migrating its internal email system, and, he will tell us about a new law past in Norway that stipulates you must label any photo you retouch or filter and post on the internet. * Working Amateur Radio Satellites with Bruce Paige, KK5DO - AMSAT Satellite News * Tower Climbing and Antenna Safety w/Greg Stoddard KF9MP, will conclude his six part series this week on writing a professional public service announcement to publicise your next club meeting our hamfest on local broadcast radio. * Foundations of Amateur Radio with Onno Benschop VK6FLAB, will answer the question, What Mode Is That? * 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, this week, Bill continues his series on amateur radios Fallen Flags, this week he takes a look at the history of Hallicrafters. * Classic RAIN: Classic Rain: RAIN's Hap Holly/KC9RP had with Alex Muzyka/KQ2H, the man and mind behind his KQ2H 10FM repeater in the Catskill mountains of New York on 29.620 MHz. ----- Website: https://www.twiar.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/twiari/ Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/twiar RSS News: https://twiar.net/?feed=rss2 iHeartRadio: https://bit.ly/iHeart-TWIAR Spotify: https://bit.ly/Spotify-TWIAR TuneIn: https://bit.ly/TuneIn-TWIAR Automated: https://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. 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