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  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2291 for Friday September 24th, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on September 24, 2021 at 12:13 am

    - HOSPITALIZED CHILDREN CONTACT ISS VIA HAM RADIO - RESEARCHER BLAMES SATELLITES FOR NIGHT SKY 'POLLUTION' - ESSEX HAM SPECIAL EVENT SUPPORTS NEW HACKSPACE - NEW MICROCONTROLLER EDITOR AT CQ MAGAZINE - SILENT KEY: EAST COAST REFLECTOR'S RICK BEUTNAGEL, N3RRB - BOUVET 3Y0J TRIP GETS ARRL GRANT - NATIONAL HURRICANE CONFERENCE POSTED ON YOUTUBE - IARU REGION 1 HONORS SIX FOR CONTRIBUTIONS - POPULAR HAMFESTS HOSTED AGAIN WITH CAUTION - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: FOR YOUNG HAMS, A MOUNTAIN MEETING WITH […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2290 for Friday September 17th, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on September 16, 2021 at 11:48 pm

    - COVID SPURS CANCELLATION OF TOKYO HAM FAIR - IARU REGION 3 OPTS FOR VIRTUAL CONFERENCE - AMSAT SYMPOSIUM MOVES FROM HOTEL INTO VIRTUAL MODE - SPACEX RECOVERY VESSELS NAMED FOR 'BOB AND DOUG' - SPECIAL EVENT CELEBRATES BIRTHDAY OF VOA RELAY STATION - ULTRA-TINY BATTERY SHOWS POWER AND PROMISE - SILENT KEY: CHARLIE BYARS, W5GPO, LONGTIME WEATHER SPOTTER - REPLICA TRANSMITTER BEING PREPPED FOR DECEMBER EVENT - US, UK STATIONS ALSO MARK TRANSATLANTIC ANNIVERSARY - POTA ADDS MORE THAN 1,000 PARKS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2289 for Friday September 10th, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on September 10, 2021 at 12:07 am

    - RADIO OPERATORS SUPPORT WILDFIRE ANIMAL RESCUE - GENESIS SATELLITES DESTROYED IN EXPLOSION - MEET ARRL MAXIM AWARD WINNER: KATHERINE FORSON, KT5KMF - US HAMS ACTIVATE THE APPALACHIAN TRAIL - LISATS HAM CLUB TO RETRANSMIT INSPIRATION4 LAUNCH - IN SWITZERLAND, HIGH-FLYING QSOS IN HOT AIR BALLOON - BBC INTERVIEWS DEVELOPER OF WORLD'S FIRST MICROSATELLITE - YL AWARDS INTRODUCED INTO OCEANIA DX CONTEST - AUSTRALIAN HAM CLUB INVITES THE WORLD - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: BROADBAND FOR THE BIRDS? SCRIPT […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2288 for Friday September 3rd, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on September 2, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    - US HAMS STEP IN AS HURRICANE SWEEPS GULF REGION - SOLAR STORMS CALLED THREAT TO INTERNET - AMATEUR RADIO TEAM EYES NASA'S GATEWAY PROJECT - FATHER-DAUGHTER CYCLISTS CONCLUDE RADIO EXPEDITION - BONAIRE AMATEURS FORM NEW AMATEUR RADIO CLUB - SILENT KEY: NEWSLINE'S ROBERT SUDOCK WB6FDF - NORTH CAROLINA RADIO MUSEUM MARKS 20 YEARS - HAMS RAISE PROFILE OF GROUP THAT AIDS DISABLED VETERANS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: SKY HIGH PRIDE FOR HIS COLLEGE-BOUND DAUGHTER SCRIPT AUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2287 for Friday August 27, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on August 27, 2021 at 1:19 am

    - DISPUTE OVER SUSPECTED RFI AND INSULIN PUMP - NASA MAKING PLANS FOR A 'LUNAR ARECIBO' DISH - AMSAT SPACE SYMPOSIUM ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS - SPAIN PREPARES FOR TWIN SATELLITE LAUNCHES - SWEEPING ANTENNA ARRAY DELIVERS GALAXIES IN HIGH-DEFINITION - SPECIAL NYC EVENT MARKS 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF 9/11 - IN NEW ZEALAND, BACKYARDS GO BACK ON THE AIR - WEST BENGAL HAMS MARK 100 YEARS OF RADIO - ACMA SEEKS INPUT ON 2x1 CALLSIGNS - ACMA REVIEWS ARRANGEMENTS FOR AMATEUR REPEATERS, ASSIGNED BEACONS - […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2286 for Friday August 20, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on August 20, 2021 at 12:08 am

    - HAITI IN TURMOIL AFTER EARTHQUAKE, TROPICAL STORM - INTREPID DX GROUP CALLS OFF BOUVET PLANS - FCC DELAYS STARTUP FOR COLLECTING NEW HAM LICENSE FEES - ROMANIA PROPOSES LICENSE CHANGES WITH BROADER IMPACT - US MONITORING PROGRAM SENDS HAMS ADVISORY NOTICES - HAMS HELPING RADIO STATION MARK CENTENNIAL - SILENT KEY: FIRST RESPONDER COLIN McFADDEN KB1YYG - VOUCHERS GOOD FOR RSGB MEMBERS AT BLETCHLEY - HAM RADIO JOINS AQUINO TANK WEEKEND AT ONTARIO MUSEUM - WORLD'S LARGEST TEAPOT EVENT TOTALS UP […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2285 for Friday August 13, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on August 13, 2021 at 1:09 am

    - BREAKING NEWS: HAMS RESPOND AS ALGERIAN FIRE GROWS - CALIFORNIA AMATEURS STEP UP DURING DEADLY DIXIE FIRE - CATCHING A RADIO RIDE ON THE PERSEIDS - INDIANAPOLIS SPEEDWAY WRAPPING UP W9IMS EVENT - SILENT KEY: LIFELONG AMATEUR, JAZZ 'AMBASSADOR' BOB RINGWALD K6YBV - SPACEX ACQUIRES FIRM COFOUNDED BY RADIO AMATEUR - HOMEBREWERS IN HYDERABAD HELP QO-100 SATELLITE USERS - RULE CHANGES PERMIT SCOUT, GUIDE GROUPS IN YL CONTEST - UK BROADBAND SERVICES PLAN NEW CONNECTIONS VIA WATER PIPES - WORLD OF […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2284 for Friday August 6, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on August 6, 2021 at 1:29 am

    - HAMS STEP IN AS FLOODING SWEEPS THROUGH WESTERN INDIA - WSPR REFINEMENTS CONTINUE IN SEARCH FOR MISSING AIRLINER - FCC APPROVES FM AS OPTION FOR CITIZENS BAND - SILENT KEY: GEORGE BOORER ZL3PN, ACTIVE IN SEARCH AND RESCUE - SILENT KEY: CW TRAINING DEVELOPER RAY BURLINGAME-GOFF G4FON - SILENT KEY: WOLF HARRANTH OE1WHC, ARCHIVE FOUNDER - QSO TODAY VIRTUAL EXPO RETURNS - VP4 PREFIX REPORTEDLY CONSIDERED FOR FORMER FALKLANDS DEPENDENCIES - NAVAJO CODE TALKER EVENT MOVES TO OPERATORS' QTHS - WORLD […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2283 for Friday July 30, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on July 30, 2021 at 10:35 am

    - UK ACTS TO PREVENT SATELLITE CONSTELLATION INTERFERENCE - SWITZERLAND IMPOSES IMPORT RESTRICTIONS ON ELECTRONICS - NASA DEVELOPS ANTENNA TO SURVIVE HARSH ENVIRONMENT - IARU GIVES PRESTIGIOUS AWARD POSTHUMOUSLY TO FORMER REGION 2 PRESIDENT - COAST-TO-COAST ACTIVATION FOR 'WORLD'S LARGEST TEAPOT' - MISSOURI HAMS HAVE A CAPITAL IDEA - SILENT KEY: FRED STONE W8LLY, EMERGENCY RESPONDER - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: MEET YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR FAITH HANNAH LEA KD3Z SCRIPT AUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2282 for Friday July 23, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on July 22, 2021 at 11:55 pm

    - HAMS AT THE READY AFTER WESTERN EUROPE FLOODING - INDIAN AMATEURS HELPING WITH DISASTER RESPONSE TRAINING - SPECIAL EVENT STATION TO HIGHLIGHT CUBAN CRISIS - TOWER BATTLE ENDS IN FAVOR OF MASSACHUSETTS HAM - BATTLE OVER ANTENNA MAST CONTINUES FOR UK AMATEUR - FCC OKS EXPERIMENTAL 40 MHZ STATION FOR HAM IN GEORGIA - COMMERCIAL TELEVISION INDUSTRY RETIRES LAST NTSC TRANSMITTER - ARRL REOPENS CONNECTICUT HEADQUARTERS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: COLORADO AMATEUR RADIO CLUB REACHES A NEW HIGH POINT […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2281 for Friday July 16, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on July 15, 2021 at 11:41 pm

    - HAM RADIO OUTLET OPENING FLORIDA STORE - YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP ENJOYS SUCCESSFUL START - OFCOM REMINDS SWISS HAMS OF SATELLITE-USE FEES - SPECIAL EVENT STATION HONORS AMERICAN COMEDIAN 'RED' SKELTON - UK HAMS RESPOND TO SURVEY ABOUT AMATEURS' CHALLENGES - RESEARCHERS STUDY PIEZOELECTRICITY AS BATTERY REPLACEMENT - SUMMER AM QSO PARTY ATTRACTS EUROPEAN AMATEURS - FINNISH AMATEUR RADIO LEAGUE HOLDS CENTENNIAL SPECIAL EVENT - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: DOUBLE THE AMATEUR RADIO JOY FOR MINNESOTA […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2280 for Friday July 9, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on July 8, 2021 at 11:44 pm

    - DXPEDITION TO THE TOP OF THE WORLD - OBSERVATORY RADIOTELESCOPE TO SPAN TWO CONTINENTS - SILENT KEY: IARU's FAISAL AL-AJMI 9K2RR - SILENT KEY: INDIA'S MAHABALA HEGDE VU2HEG - NEW SUNSPOT EXPLOSION CAUSES SHORTWAVE BLACKOUT - SPAIN'S AMATEUR MAGAZINE MAKES DIGITAL ARCHIVE AVAILABLE - PLUTO SPECIAL EVENT IS BACK IN ORBIT - ONLINE EDITION UPDATED FOR FRENCH AMATEUR DIRECTORY - LIGHTHOUSE SOCIETY HONORS 3 WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: MOBILE ANTENNA HITS A BUMP IN THE ROAD […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2279 for Friday July 2, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on July 2, 2021 at 2:01 am

    - AUSTRALIAN AUTHORITY EXPECTS TO APPROVE 2 X 1 CALLSIGNS - AMSAT-SOUTH AFRICA HOSTING SPACE SYMPOSIUM - NEW OPPORTUNITIES NEXT YEAR FOR CUBESATS - FIRST YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP BEING HELD THIS MONTH - STEM AND SATELLITES FILL KIDS' CAMP AGENDA - TAKING RADIO SCIENCE IN A NEW DIRECTION - MAJOR CW CLUB ORGANIZING CANADIAN VERSION OF K3Y EVENT - NETS OF NOTE: LADIES DIGITAL ROUNDTABLE - FCC UPHOLDS $2.8M PENALTY OVER DRONES - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: HAM RADIO: THAT'S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR SCRIPT AUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2278 for Friday June 25, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on June 24, 2021 at 11:38 pm

    - AMATEUR RADIO BEACON ON RETURN TRANSATLANTIC VOYAGE - SPACEWALKING HAMS INSTALL SOLAR PANELS ON ISS - NEW FCC RULES ADDRESS EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM - PETITION ASKS FOR FCC TO ADD FIFTH COMMISSIONER - SILENT KEY: SUBHADEEP CHATTERJEE VU2CSB - CHANGES MADE TO NETHERLANDS' RADIO LICENSE - POSTAL OFFICIALS SAY: HERE COMES THE SUN - GET READY FOR VIRTUAL HAM EVENT IN FRIEDRICHSHAFEN - AUSTRALIAN AMATEUR RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS MEDAL - FINDING RADIO WARMTH IN THE FROZEN ANTARCTIC - WORLD OF DX - […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2277 for Friday June 18, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on June 17, 2021 at 11:32 pm

    - 3Y0J BOUVET ISLAND DXPEDITION CANCELLED - SUSPECTED CYBERATTACK AT RESEARCH FACILITY SITE - UK'S NATIONAL HAMFEST POSTPONED UNTIL 2022 - SLOVENIAN INDEPENDENCE EVENT RUNS THROUGH END OF YEAR - FRENCH HAMS OPERATE NEW BONUS STATION FOR 13 COLONIES EVENT - SWEDEN'S ALEXANDERSON TRANSMITTER PREPARES FOR JULY 4 MESSAGE - WIA ASKS AUSTRALIAN REGULATOR TO REVIEW EXAMS - ISS PREPS TO DEPLOY CUBESAT FROM MAURITIUS - REVIEW: 'HAM RADIO FOR DUMMIES' BY WARD SILVER N0AX - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: A FATHER, […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2276 for Friday June 11, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on June 10, 2021 at 11:59 pm

    - ISS CROSSBAND REPEATER READY FOR FIELD DAY OPERATORS - NASA TO TEST DATA TRANSFER VIA LASER COMMUNICAIONS - PRIDE RADIO GROUP PROJECT HELPS SHACK STARTUP COSTS - NEW UK HAM CLUB SCHEDULES FIRST IN-PERSON MEETING - DATA NETWORK GROUP CHALLENGES FCC BID TO TAKE SPECTRUM - MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND SAILS TO SUCCESS - HAMVENTION FORUM VIDEOS AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE - FOUNDATION GRANT WILL HELP EUROPEAN HAMNET TO GROW - SILENT KEY: ARECIBO'S GORDON PETTENGILL W1OUN - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: TAKING MANY […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2275 for Friday June 4, 2021
    by Contributor Account on June 4, 2021 at 12:38 am

    - ISS GETTING FIRST EUROPEAN WOMAN COMMANDER - AMATEURS IN INDIA HELP COORDINATE CREMATORY LOGISTICS - FCC MAY CONSIDER NEW LOW-POWER FM LICENSES - SILENT KEY: AMSAT's ANDY MAC ALLISTER, W5ACM - ACTIVATION TO BENEFIT NY STATE'S BANNERMAN ISLAND - GERMAN AUTHORITIES CLAMP DOWN ON SOLAR PANEL COMPANY - HAMSCI SEEKING AMATEUR INPUT DURING 'ECLIPSE FESTIVAL' - TURKEY'S NEW COMMUNICATIONS TOWER CALLED EUROPE'S TALLEST - IRISH AMATEURS ASKED TO CHECK IN AT WISCONSIN FESTIVAL - HAWAIIAN AMATEURS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2274 for Friday May 28, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on May 28, 2021 at 2:07 am

    - INDIANA HAMS MOBILIZE IN SEARCH FOR YOUNG BOY - HAMS INVITED TO JOIN IN HONORING WORLD WAR II HERO - SENDING A MESSAGE TO SAMUEL F.B. MORSE - BLETCHLEY PARK REOPENING - SILENT KEY: FORMER MINNESOTA BUSINESSMAN RICHARD PHILSTROM W0TLE - CQ MAGAZINE ANNOUNCES 2021 HALL OF FAMERS - 2020's YHOTY CHRIS BRAULT KD8YVJ WINS ARDC SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE CLOSING FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR - CALIFORNIA AMATEURS LAUNCH BOATS ON THE AIR - RADIO SOCIETY OF GREAT BRITAIN CHANGES 50MHz AWARDS - POPULAR D-STAR […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2273 for Friday May 21, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on May 20, 2021 at 11:33 pm

    - CHINA'S ZHURONG ROVER EXPLORES MARS - ARDC GRANT HELPS PRESERVE USE OF MIT'S 'RADOME' ON CAMPUS - SILENT KEY: MILE SEKULOVSKI Z31JY, MACEDONIA'S OLDEST HAM - BATTERY DEVELOPED IN AUSTRALIA PROMISES IMPROVED ENERGY - BRIDGING THE GAP: HAM CAM INTERNATIONAL - ARISS SELECTS 9 US GROUPS FOR 2022 CONTACTS - ISS RADIO OPERATING IN CROSS-BAND REPEATER MODE - VIRGINIA EMCOMM STARTUP TO COVER 4-COUNTY REGION - ICELAND OFFERING NEXT LICENSE TEST ON JUNE 5 - AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS SUPPORT INDIANAPOLIS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2272 for Friday May 14, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on May 14, 2021 at 1:06 am

    - INDIAN HAMS ASSIST WITH SUPPLIES TO COVID PATIENTS - BRAZILIAN AMATEURS SEEK EQUIPMENT TAX EXEMPTION - DEBRIS FROM CHINESE ROCKET SCATTERS IN INDIAN OCEAN - PARKER PROBE EXPLORES SUN'S IMPACT ON VENUS' IONOSPHERE - NEW ZEALAND AMATEURS APPROVED FOR 60M OPERATION - RSGB ADDS RESOURCES FOR RADIATION MEASUREMENTS, OPERATOR EXAMS - 100 WATTS AND A WIRE MARKING EPISODE 300 - OHIO CLUB HONORED AS ARRL 'SPECIAL SERVICE CLUB' - HISTORY LESSON HIGHLIGHTS ONE OF AMERICA'S MOST NOTABLE HAMS - DEADLINE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2271 for Friday May 7, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on May 7, 2021 at 10:29 am

    - FRIEDRICHSHAFEN TRADE SHOW TO BE VIRTUAL - MICROWAVE ATTACKS REPORTED IN WASHINGTON, D.C. - SPECIAL EVENT RECALLS DOOMED US SUBMARINE - WIA PRESSES ACMA for GREATER SPECTRUM ACCESS - 'FENCE-TENNA' PROJECT GETS GOOD RECEPTION - NEW FORMAT UNVEILED FOR YOTA ONLINE - 'RADIO WATCH' STIRS INTEREST AT EARTH DAY EVENT - 'SHORTWAVE RADIOGRAM' MARKS 200th BROADCAST - DEADLINE SET FOR NON-RESIDENTS' VP8 CALLSIGN VALIDATION - RSGB SURVEY ASKS HAMS TO WEIGH IN - SILENT KEY: LONGTIME MARS MEMBER LARRY […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2270 for Friday April 30, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on April 30, 2021 at 2:44 pm

    - WRTC POSTPONED UNTIL 2023 - SPECIAL RECOGNITION FOR YOUNGEST CONTESTERS - LAUNCH PLANNED FOR SATELLITE MADE OF WOOD - YOUNG RADIO FRIENDS SHARE EVERYTHING, INCLUDING AN HONOR - SMARTPHONES ANSWER THE CALL OF SOLAR STORMS - NETS OF NOTE: HAMS CHECK IN TO SHARE SOME 'CABIN FEVER' - NEWSLINE IN SEARCH OF 2021 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR - LESSONS IN HOMEBREW FOR SATELLITE LISTENING - INTERNATIONAL YL CONTEST HONORS MEMORY OF A FRIEND - NORWAY RESUMES IN-PERSON LICENSE EXAMS - WORLD OF DX - APOLLO 11 […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2269 for Friday April 23, 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on April 23, 2021 at 12:19 am

    - DRONE MAKES 1ST POWERED FLIGHT ON MARS - REGION 1 YOUTH AMATEUR RADIO CAMP POSTPONED - EXPERIMENTAL SENSOR SHOWS NOISE-REDUCTION POTENTIAL - CALIFORNIA AMATEUR HAILED AS 'GPS SLEUTH' - OREGON UTILITY FUNDS PURCHASE OF SOLAR-POWERED RADIOS - NEW DISCOVERY FOUND IN FAST-RADIO BURSTS - SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR - DISCOVERING SIMPLEX IN 'LIGHT UP 2 METERS' EVENT - STRAIGHT KEY CENTURY CLUB PREPS FOR SPRINTATHON - SWISS AMATEUR SOCIETY SEEKING MENTORS - AMATEUR RADIO CENSUS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2268 for Friday April 16 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on April 16, 2021 at 12:04 am

    - ISLAND HAMS ON ALERT AMID VOLCANIC ERUPTIONS - FCC REQUIRES RF EXPOSURE EVALUATIONS STARTING MAY 3 - TENNESSEE REPEATER SYSTEM AIDS STRICKEN HIKER - HISTORIC SITES BEING ACTIVATED FOR MARCONI DAY - WRTC PLEDGES TO GO FORWARD WITH BOLOGNA EVENT - YOUTH CAMP FOR HAMS MOVES AHEAD CAUTIOUSLY - SEEKING NOMINATIONS FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR - WSPR SIGNALS CONFIRM DOOMED AIRLINER'S ROUTE - COMM ACADEMY'S VIRTUAL CONFERENCE A HIT - TOP HONORS IN GERMANY FOR PIONEER IN HF, SDR - NORWAY AMATEUR LEAGUE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2267 for Friday April 9 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on April 9, 2021 at 1:25 am

    - PAIR OF DX GROUPS SET EYES ON BOUVET ISLAND - ANTARCTIC ASSIGNMENT EVOLVES INTO DXPEDITION - SILENT KEY: HEXBEAM INNOVATOR WALDI SP7IDX - JS8CALL DEVELOPER WINS SPECIAL RECOGNITION - RSGB ANNOUNCES 'FRIENDSHIP ON THE AIR' AWARD - NOMINATE A YOUNG HAM FOR NEWSLINE'S AWARD - CONTEST FOR YOUNG HAMS MAKES DEBUT IN REGION 1 - ECHOLINK NET TO MARK WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY - TWO-WAY RADIOS HELP NEW ZEALAND SEARCH AND RESCUE - CONTEST UNIVERSITY TO BE HELD VIRTUALLY AGAIN - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: THE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2266 for Friday April 2 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on April 1, 2021 at 11:57 pm

    - ARCTIC DXPEDITION PACKS UP BENEATH NORTHERN LIGHTS - 'LAST MAN STANDING' TRIBUTE WRAPS UP ACTIVATION - IN-PERSON EXAMS TO RESUME IN UK - ALABAMA TORNADOES HIT HOME FOR ONE AMATEUR - RECORDINGS AVAILABLE ONLINE FROM HAMSCI EVENT - WORLDWIDE BALLOON LAUNCHES MARK EQUINOX - AUSTRALIAN REGULATOR SEEKS INPUT ON 5-YEAR PLAN - UTAH AMATEURS CELEBRATE CENTENNIAL - IARU REGION 1 EYES INVOLVEMENT BY YOUNGER GENERATION - MISSILE RANGE DEEMED VULNERABLE TO INTERFERENCE - NEW ZEALAND YOUTH NET EXPANDS ITS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2265 for Friday March 26 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on March 25, 2021 at 11:54 pm

    - SHORTWAVE-LISTENING LEADER GEORGE ZELLER DIES IN FIRE - FCC GRANTS CONTINUED ACCESS BETWEEN 3.3–3.45 GHz - HAMS IN UK GET PREVIEW OF NEW LICENSE DOCUMENT - FIRST-TIMERS SET SIGHTS ON ISLAND DXPEDITION - EMERGENCY BATTERIES HELP HAMS IN CARIBBEAN 'RED ZONE' - NOVICE RIG ROUNDUP CELEBRATES 'YESTERYEAR' - PLEASE PARTICIPATE IN NEWSLINE'S SURVEY - NETS OF NOTE: THE FOOD NET - HAMS TO ASSIST AT POLLING STATIONS IN REMOTE AREAS - SUMMIT AWARD SCHEME EXPANDS TO SOUTHERN GERMANY - SOYUZ ROCKET […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2264 for Friday March 19 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on March 18, 2021 at 11:50 pm

    - TIME-KEEPING BROADCAST SYSTEM GETTING UPGRADE - ARES TEAM DIGS IN DURING COLORADO BLIZZARD - GERMAN 'HEALING' DEVICE BANNED OVER RFI - MAJOR HAM EVENTS MAKE ON-SITE PLANS CAUTIOUSLY - RSGB ELECTIONS BEGIN - PLANS FOR 2 x 1 CONTEST CALL SIGNS IN AUSTRALIA - STARLINK FLEET ADDS 60 NEW SATELLITES - CONTACT THE 'LAST MAN STANDING' SPECIAL EVENT - RADIO PROVIDES TRAFFIC REPORTS FOR COVID VACCINATIONS - UK AMATEURS QUICK TO WELCOME 'SLOW CW' - INDIAN HAMS MARK 100 YEARS OF RADIO - WORLD OF DX - […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2263 for Friday March 12 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on March 12, 2021 at 12:38 am

    - EXPERIMENTERS LAUNCH AN EYE IN THE SKY - ARISS RADIO TROUBLESHOOTING CONTINUES - FRANCE OVERHAULS AMATEUR RADIO TESTING - VIDEO TRAINING GIVES BASIC SKILLS TO UK HAMS - YLS BEING CHALLENGED TO SHARE RADIO STORIES - SPECIAL NET IN INDIA MARKS INT'L WOMEN'S DAY - COVID CONCERNS MODIFY IARU REGION 1 YOUTH EVENTS - SPECIAL EVENT STATION TO HELP AILING AMATEUR - HAMVENTION AWARD-WINNERS ANNOUNCED - GRANTS AVAILABLE FROM CALIFORNIA FOUNDATION - 13 COLONIES ADDS NEW BONUS STATION - KICKER: LOW-POWER […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2262 for Friday March 5 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on March 5, 2021 at 2:21 am

    - WYOMING STUDENTS GET QSO WITH ISS AT LAST - SPACEWALKING AMATEURS PREP FOR POWER UPGRADE - RF INTERFERENCE REPORTS DRAW RAPID RESPONSE FROM OFCOM - THOUSANDS OF QSOS MADE TO HONOR DISCOVERY OF PLUTO - SOLAR PANEL PROMISES MORE STREAMED ENERGY TO EARTH - AMATEUR MAKES PLANS FOR 'FLYING HAMS' PODCAST - SARL PARTNERSHIP TO ASSIST KENYA'S NEWEST HAMS - AMSAT-DL TRACKS MARS SPACE PROBE - HAMS IN BRAZIL CHALLENGE REGULATOR'S LACK OF RESPONSE - OPEN REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP - […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2261 for Friday February 26 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on February 26, 2021 at 1:12 am

    - EARTHQUAKE STUDIES EMPLOY AMATEURS' WINLINK - WIA POLLS AUSTRALIAN HAMS ABOUT ACMA'S LICENSE PROPOSAL - MAJOR ELECTRONICS RETAILER SHUTTING IN U.S. - COLORADO STUDENTS MAKE CONTACT WITH ISS - INDIA HOSTS NET IN THE LANGUAGE OF FRIENDSHIP - MULTI-LINGUAL HAM HANDBOOK GOES ONLINE - TOWERING VICTORY FOR VERMONT AMATEUR - PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION FOR HAMSCI SPACE WEATHER PROJECT - YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP BEGINS PRIORITY REGISTRATION - NOMINATIONS OPENING FOR NEWSLINE'S YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR - HAMS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2260 for Friday February 19 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on February 19, 2021 at 12:46 am

    BREAKING NEWS: After we went to production, it was announced that Ham Radio Friedrichshafen will be held in-person this year. More details at https://www.hamradio-friedrichshafen.com/ - SURGE IN DEMAND FOR HAM RADIO IN UK - HUNTSVILLE HAMFEST GOING FORWARD IN ALABAMA - VARIETY OF EVENTS MARK WORLD RADIO DAY CELEBRATIONS - REVIVED ANTENNA RECONNECTS WITH VOYAGER 2 - SILENT KEY: LIGHTHOUSE ACTIVATOR HANDEL 'ANDY' BLUER G3UUZ - YOUNGSTERS' FORUM IN IARU REGION LOOKS AT SOTA, IOTA, WWFF - U.S. HAMS […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2259 for Friday February 12 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on February 12, 2021 at 2:06 am

    - PANDEMIC GIVES LOCAL EMCOMM CONFERENCE INTERNATIONAL REACH - HAMS SEE THREAT IN PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO AUSTRIAN TELCOM LAW - FIELD DAY RULES MODIFIED AGAIN THIS YEAR FOR PANDEMIC - YOUNG CALIFORNIA AMATEUR WINS CONGRESSIONAL RECOGNITION - QSO PARTY BRINGS ADDITIONAL CHALLENGES IN MINNESOTA - MARS MEMBERS AND HAMS PREP FOR INTEROPERABILITY EXERCISES - U.S.-BUILT RF JAMMERS TO ASSIST AUSTRALIA'S MILITARY - HAMSCI PROPOSAL DEADLINE APPROACHES - AUSTRALIA'S WYONG FIELD DAY REPLACED BY 'MAYHAM' […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2258 for Friday February 5 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on February 5, 2021 at 12:30 am

    - TECHNICAL TROUBLES FOIL ARISS SCHOOL CONTACT - FRENCH AMATEUR RADIO SATELLITE PART OF SPACEX RECORD LAUNCH - DEVICE PREVENTS 'SPACE JUNK' BY ALTERING SATELLITE ORBITS - RESTORATION BEGINS ON WORLD WAR II ENIGMA MACHINES - HAMS IN INDIA HELP ID MISSING MAN AS AUSTRALIAN CITIZEN - CLUB OFFERS MICROWAVE NETWORK TO BOOST BRITISH COLUMBIA EMCOMM - GEORGIA AMATEURS DEMONSTRATE RADIO SCIENCE ON FIELD DAY - SPECIAL EVENT STATIONS MARK ROYAL AUSTRALIAN AIR FORCE CENTENARY - OFCOM CLARIFIES LICENSE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2257 for Friday January 29th 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on January 28, 2021 at 11:58 pm

    - REBEL DX GROUP POISED FOR BOUVET ISLAND - INTREPID-DX GROUP SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR INTREPID SPIRIT AWARD - HAM RADIO FRIEDRICHSHAFEN OUTLINES COVID PRECAUTIONS - FIRST DIGITAL SYSTEM OPERATIONAL IN NORTH DUBLIN - QCWA IN SEARCH OF TREASURER - SKYWARN PREPS FOR SEASON'S STORMY WEATHER - CLOSE ENCOUNTER OF THE SOLAR KIND - FRENCH MILITARY SEEKS RADIO RECEIVERS, JAMMERS - YOTA MONTH ACTIVATIONS TOP TOTALS FROM PREVIOUS YEAR - MICHIGAN AMATEUR ISSUES PLEA FOR KIDNEY - MARKING 100 YEARS OF NEW […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2256 for Friday January 22nd 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on January 22, 2021 at 1:15 am

    - U.S. RESEARCHERS ENVISION AN ARECIBO REPLACEMENT - ACMA REPORTS PROGRESS ON CALL SIGN BACKLOGS - AMSAT CUBESAT PART OF UNUSUAL VIRGIN ORBIT LAUNCH - CITY ANTENNA LAW UPTURNED BY FCC RULING - PROPOSAL TO SUPPORT JAPAN'S STUDENT RADIO OPERATORS - FCC REMINDER ISSUED DAYS BEFORE U.S. INAUGURATION - GOLD RUSH SPECIAL EVENT STATION IS MINING FOR CONTACTS - UK TV CHANNEL RECOUNTS AMATEUR'S NOTORIOUS, BRUTAL KILLING - CALIFORNIA HAMS DEDICATE COMMUNICATIONS FACILITY - HAMS SUPPORT COMMUNICATIONS AT […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2255 for Friday January 15th 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on January 15, 2021 at 1:19 am

    - HAMVENTION 2021 CANCELLED - IARU EVENT ADOPTS THEME SPURRED BY PANDEMIC - EARLY-BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR QSO TODAY'S 2ND VIRTUAL EXPO - REVERSE BEACON NETWORK ADDS NODE IN FINLAND - POPULAR TV PERSONALITY GETS HAM RADIO LICENSE - LAUNCH OF SPAIN'S HAM RADIO SATELLITE POSTPONED TO MARCH - SPACECRAFT COPIES FM SIGNAL NEAR JUPITER'S MOON - HAMCATION NAMES NEIL RAPP WB9VPG 'EDUCATOR OF YEAR' - COUNTDOWN TO PLUTO'S BIG ANNIVERSARY - FANS OF RADIO'S FIRST VOICE MODE PREP FOR AM RALLY - WORLD OF […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2254 for Friday January 8th 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on January 8, 2021 at 12:01 am

    - FCC EYES ADDING VOLUNTEER EXAMINER COORDINATORS - BREXIT DOESN'T CUT ALL UK TIES TO EU SATELLITES - WOODEN SATELLITES SEEN AS FIX TO 'SPACE JUNK' - SEA-PAC ANNUAL CONVENTION CANCELLED - LAWMAKERS SEEK PROBE INTO ARECIBO COLLAPSE - IOWA STUDENTS' BALLOON CIRCLES EARTH A THIRD TIME - PROJECT EYES DIRECT WAY TO GATHER SOLAR POWER - SILENT KEY: JAMES GOLDEN KD0AES - SILENT KEY: LOGGING SOFTWARE DEVELOPER DAVE PRUETT K8CC - SILENT KEY: FORMER RAC PRESIDENT FARRELL (HOPPY) HOPWOOD VE7RD - NOVA […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2253 for Friday January 1st 2021
    by Kevin Trotman on January 1, 2021 at 12:35 am

    - HAM RADIO IS PART OF MAURITIUS' FIRST SATELLITE - NEW FCC FEE REQUIRES US HAMS TO PAY $35 - COMMUNITY RALLIES TO REPAIR CALIFORNIA RADIO TOWER - PROJECT KUIPER UNVEILS ANTENNA DESIGN - SILENT KEY: TORONTO'S ALBERT VANDERBURG VE3ARV - SILENT KEY: CW MENTOR ROY CLAYTON G4SSH, SOTA MAINSTAY - 'GET ON THE AIR' CW KEY AUCTION BENEFITS UK CHARITY - JAPAN'S HAM COMMUNITY SHRINKS BUT SOUTH AFRICA GAINS NEWCOMERS - SWISS REGULATOR CHANGES LICENSE PROCEDURES - SWLs AND HAMS AWAIT YOTA AWARDS - WORLD OF […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2252 for Friday December 25 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on December 25, 2020 at 1:15 am

    - FCC HOLDS LANDLORDS ACCOUNTABLE FOR RADIO PIRATES - TEXAS' HAM-COM CALLING IT QUITS - IN AUSTRALIA, SPORADIC-E GOES THE DISTANCE - EXTENSIONS GRANTED FOR GERMAN RADIO OPERATORS - AUSTRIAN HAMS GAIN ACCESS TO 60 AND 630 METRE BANDS - WHEN MORSE CODE GROWS ON TREES - SOMETIMES SATELLITES GROW ON TREES TOO - EUROPE PREPS FOR SATELLITE CONSTELLATION - CHINA'S RADIOTELESCOPE WELCOMES THE WORLD - RADIO EQUIPMENT STOLEN FROM RUSSIAN 'DOOMSDAY' PLANE - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: IN AUSTRALIA, THE ULTIMATE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2251 for Friday December 18 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on December 18, 2020 at 10:50 am

    - RF TRANSMISSIONS EYED AS SOURCE OF ILLNESSES - PREP CONTINUES FOR WINTER FIELD DAY - REGISTRATION FOR HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY, PROPAGATION SUMMIT - VIDEOS AVAILABLE FROM QRP VIRTUAL CONVENTION - SOLAR CELL SETS UNPRECEDENTED EFFICIENCY - CHANGES TO NEW ZEALAND'S GENERAL USER RADIO LICENSE - SILENT KEY: COLIN HORRABIN G3SBI - REMEMBERING FIRST HAM RADIO SATELLITE - NEW VHF HANDBOOK AVAILABLE FROM IARU - BRAZILIAN REGULATOR CLARIFIES EQUIPMENT APPROVALS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: NIGHT BEFORE […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2250 for Friday December 11 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on December 11, 2020 at 3:22 am

    - SOLAR FLARE BRINGS VISIBLE AURORA TO NORTHERN U.S. - FACTORY FIRE EXPECTED TO AFFECT AUDIO SUPPLY CHAIN - AUSTRALIAN HAMS DENIED 60M ACCESS - ARISS CONTACT TOUCHES DOWN IN OKLAHOMA - '12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS' RETURNS FOR 3RD YEAR - CHRISTMAS EVE A SILENT NIGHT FOR SAQ TRANSMITTER - FORMER HAM IN ILLINOIS GETS PRISON FOR CHILD PORN - AMSAT IRELAND SEEKING MEMBERS - CALIFORNIA CLUB NURTURES NEW, RETURNING AMATEURS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: MEET NEWSLINE'S INTERNATIONAL NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR SCRIPT […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2249 for Friday December 4th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on December 4, 2020 at 12:30 am

    - COLLAPSE DESTROYS NOTED ARECIBO RADIOTELESCOPE - WELCOME TO DECEMBER - IT'S YOTA MONTH - FCC CHAIRMAN AJIT PAI STEPPING DOWN IN NEW YEAR - DISCOVERY EXTENDS LIFESPAN OF SOLAR PANELS - MARKETER OF MOBILE RADIOS AND HTS CHARGED BY FCC - CHANUKAH SPECIAL EVENT LIGHTS UP THE AIRWAVES - MEET ARN'S INTERNATIONAL NEWSMAKER AWARD WINNER FOR 2020 - IN LONDON, A TOWER OF GRATITUDE - U.S. POST OFFICE SUSPENDS ACCEPTING SOME INT'L MAIL - HONORING RADIO'S FIRST VOICE TRANSMISSION - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2248 for Friday November 27th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on November 27, 2020 at 12:35 am

    - INDIAN EMERGENCY OPERATIONS GAIN SATELLITE ACCESS - HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY GOING VIRTUAL - UNIVERSAL RADIO CLOSING ITS DOORS - EVENT HONORS HAMMARLUND RADIO'S FOUNDER - GOING OFF ROAD AND ON AIR IN KENTUCKY - IOWA STUDENTS TRACK BALLOON'S GLOBAL TREK - ISS PREPS FOR SLOW-SCAN TV TRANSMISSION - AM ENTHUSIASTS IN EUROPE SET DATE FOR QSO PARTY - SOTA ACTIVATION, WYONG FIELD DAY ON AUSTRALIA'S HAM CALENDAR - 2 NEW CANADIAN AMATEUR RADIO HALL OF FAMERS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: TIS THE SEASON TO TALK […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2247 for Friday November 20th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on November 20, 2020 at 12:53 am

    - FOUR AMATEURS IN SPACEX CREW DRAGON LAUNCH - AMATEUR INPUT SOUGHT FOR PROPAGATION EXPERIMENT - PROMINENT CROATIAN AMATEUR DIES OF COVID-19 - REALTIME SPECIAL EVENT HIGHLIGHTS VIRTUAL SCI-FI CONVENTION - FLORA & FAUNA ACTIVATIONS SWEEP AUSTRALIA - ON-AIR TRIBUTE BEGINS TO INDIA'S PIONEER BOSE - UK 'CARE' CAMPAIGN ADDS FOCUS FOR HOLIDAY SEASON - COLORADO HAM CLUB HOSTS FIVE DAYS OF SANTA - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: WHEN A SPECIAL CALLSIGN COMES A-CALLING SCRIPT AUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2246 for Friday November 13th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on November 13, 2020 at 12:43 am

    - A SATELLITE 'FIRST' FOR UNIVERSITY TEAM IN ISRAEL - FREQUENCIES ON 3 GHZ BAND FACE AUCTION IN UK - ARRL DEFENDS SECONDARY USE ON MICROWAVE BANDS - SILENT KEY: NOTED LOW-BAND DXER JOHN DEVOLDERE ON4UN - HAMS HELP CHILDHOOD FRIENDS HAVE ONLINE REUNION - NEW MARIANAS ISLANDS CLUB HAS AMBITIOUS AGENDA - FLORIDA CLUB'S HOMEBREW PROJECT IS ITS TRAILER - NETS OF NOTE: THE AUSTRALIAN CULTURE NET, 'DINKY DI' - WORLD OF DX - HONORS FOR QRP PERFORMERS AND ONE 'HOMEBREW HERO' - KICKER: A HAM RADIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2245 for Friday November 6th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on November 6, 2020 at 1:35 am

    - JAPAN'S HAM FAIR OFFERS REAL-TIME SOTA EXPERIENCE - SPACE STATION MARKS 20 YEARS WITH ONBOARD CREW - NY HAM CLUB DONATES TO HOSPITAL FOR COVID RESPONSE - SILENT KEY: JIM TIEMSTRA K6JAT, ARRL PACIFIC DIVISION DIRECTOR - TURNING TO VINTAGE PUBLICATIONS ABOUT VINTAGE GEAR - FCC OKS DIGITAL OPERATIONS FOR COMMERCIAL AM RADIO - IRELAND'S 1st SATELLITE SEEKS AMATEUR RADIO INPUT - PERU SELLING AMATEUR RADIO FREQUENCIES - HAM RADIO CYCLING ENTHUSIASTS RAISE FUNDS FOR RESEARCH - FLYING PIGS QRP CLUB […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2244 for Friday October 30th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on October 30, 2020 at 12:33 am

    - VANDALS DESTROY FIREFIGHTERS' RADIO REPEATER - NEW ZEALAND AMATEURS LOSING 5 MHz BAND - RESEARCHERS DEVELOP 'GAME-CHANGING' SOLAR PANEL - VERMONT AMATEUR PREPARES TO DEFEND REVISED TOWER PLAN - BUSINESSMAN CLOAKS ANTENNAS SPROUTING UP IN NETHERLANDS - THE GERATOL NET IS BACK FOR WINTER OPERATION - FRENCH AMATEUR LOGS RECORD CONTACTS VIA SATELLITE - SILENT KEY: CLIFF KAYHART W4KKP - GERMAN TOWN PREPARES FOR 'GOLDEN ANTENNA' HUMANITARIAN AWARD - TIME FOR HAMVENTION AWARD NOMINATIONS - […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2243 for Friday October 23rd 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on October 22, 2020 at 11:23 pm

    - FCC OPENS COMMENT PERIOD FOR $50 FEE PROPOSAL - NEW LEADERSHIP FOR IARU REGION 1 YOUTH - WORLD'S YOUNG AMATEURS PREP FOR YOTA MONTH - BALLOONS ARE JAMBOREE HEADLINERS FOR INDIANA SCOUTS - COMPETITION IS IN THE CARDS FOR STRAIGHT KEY CENTURY CLUB - THE LAST OF TV'S 'LAST MAN STANDING' - DEADLINE APPROACHES TO APPLY FOR ARISS CONTACTS - ASSAULT IN UK AMATEUR OPERATING PORTABLE - NO RESISTANCE TO THIS NEWFOUND SUPERCONDUCTOR - AN ECHOLINK NET CELEBRATES ACTRESS HEDY LAMARR - RSGB ANNOUNCES NEW […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2242 for Friday October 16th 2020
    by Kevin Trotman on October 16, 2020 at 1:30 am

    - HAMS IN SPACE: ANOTHER TRIP TO THE ISS - MID-ALTITUDE BALLOONS BEGIN JOURNEY EAST -SPECIAL TRIBUTE STATION TO EDDIE VAN HALEN - HAMS PREP TO COMMUNICATE WITH HAWAIIAN RESEARCH SATELLITE - CLASSES BEGIN (VIRTUALLY) AT ARES ACADEMY - BELGIUM HALTS HAM RADIO EXAMS - HISTORIC TRANSMITTER TO MARK UNITED NATIONS DAY - HAMS IN AUSTRALIA MARK POLIO'S END IN AFRICA - AUSTRALIA MAKES CHANGES IN AMATEUR RADIO SYLLABUS - NETS OF NOTE: ADVANCED CLASS PRESERVATION GROUP NETS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: […]