Amateur Radio Newsline

Amateur Radio Newsline™ Amateur Radio related weekly news digest

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2164 for Friday, April 19, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on April 19, 2019 at 01:11

    – HAMS ASSIST IN EFFORTS TO AID STRICKEN MARATHONERS – AMATEUR AT THE READY, EVEN WITHOUT HIS RADIO – SILENT KEY: OWEN GARRIOTT W5LFL, WHO TOOK HAM RADIO INTO SPACE – WHERE MARCONI MADE HIS MARK – RADIO SCOUTS ARE COUNTING DOWN – SEEKING THE 2019 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – TEXT ALERTS IMPROVE THE HAMVENTION EXPERIENCE – WIRELESS INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA PREPS FOR ANNUAL MEETING – FOX HUNTERS PREPARE TO HIT CHAMPIONSHIP TRAIL – HAM RADIO TO ASSIST IN INDIA’S ELECTIONS – WORLD OF DX – HEARING THE GLOBAL CALL OF RADIO WOMEN’S VOICESSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2163 for Friday, April 12, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on April 12, 2019 at 00:42

    – PETITION TO FCC TARGETS DIGITAL MODES – GIVING MILITARY COMMUNICATIONS THE TIME OF DAY – TAKING WEATHER PREPAREDNESS BY STORM IN NEW ORLEANS – ART PROJECT BREAKS THE ICE WITH HAM RADIO – AWARDS PROGRAM IS REBRANDED WITH DIGITAL FOCUS – HELP US HONOR A YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – POLAND DX CONTEST GOES THE DISTANCE – SPECIAL EVENT STATION REMEMBERS YURI GAGARIN – SPANISH OPERATORS PERMITTED ON SATELLITE’S FREQUENCIES – INTERNATIONAL GIRLS’ EVENT HAS ROLE FOR AMATEUR RADIO – WORLD OF DX – A MESSAGE FROM THE 3Y0I TEAM’S CAPTAINSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2162 for Friday, April 5, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on April 5, 2019 at 01:03

    – GLOBAL EVENT HONORS RADIO OFFICERS THROUGHOUT HISTORY – BODY OF PENNSYLVANIA RADIO OPERATOR FOUND – WEAPONS TEST CRITICIZED FOR POSSIBLE EFFECT ON ISS – WASHINGTON LAWMAKERS GRILL OFFICIAL’S WIFE ABOUT HAM RADIO – NEW ZEALAND TRAFFIC STOP LEADS TO RADIO VIOLATIONS – RADIO AMATEUR CAPTURES CRUISE SHIP’S DISTRESS CALL – NOMINATE OUR NEXT YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – AN AGREEMENT TO HELP FLORIDA WHEN STORMS HIT – NET DEVOTES 24 HOURS TO DIGITAL MARATHON – NEW WEAK SIGNAL MODE RELEASED – MORE DIGITAL: VHF ‘SUPER’ CONFERENCE NEAR WASHINGTON D.C. – EVEN MORE DIGITAL: A ‘NEXT GENERATION’ QSO PARTY – WORLD OF DX – HAM HAS A COMET TO CALL HER OWNSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2161 for Friday, March 29, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on March 29, 2019 at 10:41

    – BOUVET ISLAND DXPEDITION POSTPONED – SHORTWAVE STATION GOES SILENT IN SOUTH AFRICA – AMATEUR RADIO RETURNS TO SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION – BEFORE HAMVENTION, TRY AMSAT ACADEMY – GERMAN AMATEURS CHOSEN TO COORDINATE IN CRISIS – FOR ARIZONA CAMPERS, A RADIO SAFETY NET – NCOs NEEDED BY CENTRAL GULF COAST HURRICANE NET – NOMINATE OUR NEXT YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – HAMS HAVE WINNING MOMENT AT MARATHON IN HAWAII – HAMS NEEDED TO ASSIST AT OKLAHOMA CITY MARATHON – IRISH RADIO TRANSMITTERS SOCIETY HOLDING ANNUAL MEETING – WORLD OF DX – APRIL FOOL! NEWSLINE’S PIERRE PULLINMYLEG ATTRACTS EXPEDITIONERSSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2160 for Friday, March 22nd, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on March 22, 2019 at 03:38

    – TOP STORY: BOUVET ISLAND DXPEDITION SETS SAIL – RED RIVER VALLEY HAMS PREP FOR FLOODING – SILENT KEY: BRAZILIAN DXER ALENCAR PV8ADI – FCC OKS LICENSES ON EXPERIMENTAL SPECTRUM – TOUGHER FCC SANCTIONS AGAINST CALIFORNIA AMATEUR – GLOBAL NET WILL MARK WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY – AMATEURS IN GREECE GET NEW 60 METER PRIVILEGES – REPORT SAYS FT-8 GAINS POPULARITY AS PROPAGATION FLAGS – A WAY TO MAKE SOME NOISE ABOUT QRM ISSUES – NETS OF NOTE: YOUNG OPERATORS DIGITAL VOICE NET – IN SEARCH OF OUR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – WORLD OF DX – INDIAN AMATEUR’S RECOGNITION WAS IN THE CARDS SCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2159 for Friday, March 15th 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on March 15, 2019 at 10:31

    – DMR WEATHER NET ASSISTS IN COLORADO ‘BOMB CYCLONE’ – SILENT KEY: QRP PIONEER GEORGE DOBBS G3RJV – U.S. AMATEUR WHO OWNS WASHINGTON STUDIO IN BATTLE OVER RUSSIAN BROADCASTS – “UPLIFTING EXPERIENCE” FOR WEATHER BALLOON – YOUTH DX ADVENTURE PREPS FOR CURACAO – “LAST MAN STANDING” HAS ONE MORE HAM – IN SEARCH OF THE 2019 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – ARRL HELPS FCC TARGET RULE VIOLATORS – WEST VIRGINIA SECTION CONVENTION IS BIG HAMFEST – ICELANDIC CONTESTERS GET A BOOST – WORLD OF DX – HIGH IN THE SKY BUT NOT ON AMATEUR RADIOSCRIPTAUDIOEXTRA […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2158 for Friday, March 8th 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on March 8, 2019 at 00:39

    – CONCERN OVER HIKE IN AUSTRALIAN AMATEUR RADIO FEES – AIMING HIGH FOR SATELLITE HONORS – INDIANA CLUB HAS 35 YEARS OF PUBLIC SERVICE – THEY’RE YOUNG, THEY’RE COMPETITIVE AND THEY’RE YARC – IN SEARCH OF THE 2019 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – SILENT KEY: CAROL HALL WD8DQG – FINDING A BRIGHT SPOT ON 2 METERS SIMPLEX – PENNSYLVANIA HAMS SUPPORT THEIR LOCAL REPEATER – A QST: YOUR OPINION PLEASE! – WORLD OF DX – GETTING 50 STATES ON 60 METRES – FROM SOUTH AFRICASCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2157 for Friday, March 1st 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on March 1, 2019 at 00:51

    – YACHTSMAN SANCTIONED FOR MISUSE OF AMATEUR RADIO – SEA-PAC OPENS EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION – TWO SILENT KEYS: KRISHNAMURTHY NAGARAJAN VU2KNN, BILL THOMPSON W2MTA – YOUNG CONTESTERS OF TEAM EXUBERANCE LIVE UP TO THEIR NAME – IN SEARCH OF NOMINATIONS FOR THIS YEAR’S YHOTY AWARD – LONG CLIMB LEADS TO HISTORIC SOTA ACTIVATION – MIT HAM CLUB PUTS RADIO STUDIES ONLINE – IN DENMARK, CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF AMATEUR RADIO – WORLD OF DX – IN LONDON, HAM RADIO IS WORK OF ARTSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2156 for Friday, February 22nd, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on February 22, 2019 at 11:17

    – SOLO YL AT SEA IS WELL ON HER WAY – FCC REMINDS ELECTRONICS RETAILERS OF NEW COMPLIANCE RULES – SILENT KEYS: ‘ANDY’ ANDERSON K7GEX AND TIM ARMAGOST WB0TUB – WIA SEEKS PAPERS FOR CONFERENCE PRESENTATION – BRITISH YLS SEND INVITATION TO YEAR-LONG PARTY – CINCINNATI AMATEURS PREP FOR MAKER FAIRE – OSCAR SATELLITE SUCCESS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN AMATEURS – HAMS SIMULATE CYCLONE RESPONSE IN INDIA – WORLD OF DX – NOMINATIONS OPENING FOR NEWSLINE’S ‘YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR’SCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2155 for Friday, February 15th, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on February 15, 2019 at 01:42

    – TOP STORY: 1ST GEOSTATIONARY SATELLITE GOES LIVE ONLINE – SATELLITES NOT JUST ACADEMIC ON VILLANOVA CAMPUS – HONORING YOUNG HAMS WHO LEND A HAND – ICELANDIC HAMS PRESS FOR LICENSE EXAM IN MAY – NORWAY LICENSE IDs ARE NOT IN THE CARDS – BRAZILIAN REGULATOR AFFIRMS HAMS’ SAFETY CRITERIA – DOWN TO HAM BASICS AT NAVY BASE – FCC SEEKS COMMENT ON PETITION TO CHANGE STATION ID RULES – HOPING FOR A BOUNCE FROM THE MOON – WORLD OF DX – WHEN IMAGINATION AND SOME CANDY ARE KEY TO THE KEYERSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2154 for Friday, February 8, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on February 8, 2019 at 00:27

    – AUSTRALIAN AMATEUR SERVICES MOVE FROM WIA TO MARITIME COLLEGE – ARRL’S EMERGENCY PREP MANAGER STEPS DOWN – HAMS IN CUBA RESPOND AFTER HISTORIC TORNADO – SILENT KEY: ALFRED TRIBBLE W3STW OF PENNSYLVANIA – IN INDIANA AND NEW JERSEY, THE GREAT ANTENNA DEBATE – HIGH HONORS FOR 2 AUSTRALIAN AMATEURS – NEW JERSEY SEMINAR TAKES ON TOWER SAFETY – CHILE AGREES TO RECIPROCITY FOR RADIO – WORLD OF DX – NUMBER 100 IS AN OSCAR-WINNING SATELLITESCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2153 for Friday, February 1, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on February 1, 2019 at 14:34

    – FCC RESUMES OPERATIONS AFTER PARTIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN – ARIZONA’S QUARTZFEST SETS NEW RECORD – ‘PERTH TECH’ RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA FOR 2ND YEAR – LAMAKAAN ANNUAL RADIO CONVENTION DRAWS HUNDREDS IN INDIA – TEAMS PREP FOR YOTA SUMMER CAMP IN BULGARIA – U.S. ISLANDS PROGRAM ADDS NEW AWARD – HAMS’ LIBRARY GIFT IS ONE FOR THE BOOKS – INDIANA AMATEURS TAKE NEW LICENSEES TO NEXT STEP – WORLD OF DX – HAWAII AMATEUR HELPS TV SPECIAL EXPLORE EARHART MYSTERYSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2152 for Friday, January 25 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on January 25, 2019 at 02:24

    – ITC IMPORT BAN TAKES EFFECT ON SOME HYTERA MODELS – THOUSANDS ARE PACKING FOR FLORIDA ‘HAMCATION’ – BUILD-A-THON GETS HAMS READY FOR WYONG FIELD DAY – ROLLING BACK THE CLOCK FOR A RALLY ON AM MODE – PLANS UNDER WAY FOR D-DAY COMMEMORATIVE EVENT IN WALES – NEW AWARDS PROGRAM TO DEBUT IN RADIO SCOUTING – TWO SILENT KEYS IN NEW ZEALAND – VOA’S BETHANY RELAY STATION MARKING A MILESTONE – WORLD OF DX – GIFTS FROM THE HEART OF THE HAM COMMUNITYSCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2151 for Friday, January 18 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on January 18, 2019 at 00:52

    – U.S. MOURNS DEATH OF NAVAJO CODE TALKER – HAMS DONATE TO HELP SAVE LIBRARY MEETING PLACE – HORROR FILMS AND HTs, THEY GO TOGETHER – A WEEKEND OF IONOSPHERIC INQUIRY – SOMETHING SPECIAL ON MENU FOR SUMMITS ON THE AIR – IT’S ACADEMIC: COLLEGIATE CONTEST EXPANDS TO COVER RTTY – AIDING A FAMILY IN AFTERMATH OF POST-HURRICANE ACCIDENT – FROM CANADA TO SPACE VIA ARISS CONTACT – CANADIAN AMATEUR RECEIVES TOP RECOGNITION – WORLD OF DX – IS IT A FAMILY REUNION – OR A HAMFEST?SCRIPTAUDIO […]

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2150 for Friday, January 11 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on January 11, 2019 at 11:41

    – ARRL’S NEW CEO ADDRESSES HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY – ITALIAN AMATEURS CELEBRATE NATION’S WIRELESS PIONEERS – 2 NEW FCC COMMISSIONERS CONFIRMED – WYONG FIELD DAY PREPARATIONS ARE UNDER WAY – ON FACEBOOK, HAM RADIO TAKES A PAGE FROM…KINDERGARTEN? – COLORADO YOUNGSTERS HAVE SKY-HIGH AMBITIONS – GET READY FOR WORLD RADIOSPORT TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP 2022 – OHIO CONTEST IS COMPETITION WITH A PURPOSE – WORLD OF DX – THE QSL CARD IS IN THE MAIL – EVENTUALLYSCRIPTAUDIO […]