Amateur Radio Newsline

Amateur Radio Newsline™ Amateur Radio related weekly news digest

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2181 for Friday August 16th, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on August 15, 2019 at 23:31

    – NEW HAMS IN INDIA PROVIDE BIG ASSIST IN FLOODS – RADIOWAVE PROPAGATION EXPERT LES BARCLAY G3HTF – NEW DETAILS EMERGE AFTER N.H. TOWER ACCIDENT – NETHERLANDS CAMPGROUND PREPARES FOR YOUNGSTERS ON THE AIR – SPECIAL EVENT STATION CELEBRATES ‘HARVEY HOUSES’ – CONTESTER MAKES GENEROUS GIFT TO FOUNDATION – WINLINK OPERATION HELPS MAKE ‘CITADEL RUMBLE’ A SUCCESS – HAM RADIO BANNED AT POPULAR AUSTRIAN AIR SHOW – SISTERHOOD AND TEAMWORK LIGHT UP CZECH REPUBLIC CONTEST STATION – NEW LIST RELEASED FOR DXCC’S MOST WANTED – WORLD OF DX – ‘QSL QUILT’ GIVES BLANKET COVERAGESCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2180 for Friday August 9th, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on August 9, 2019 at 02:31

    – ARIZONA HAMS AID COMMUNICATIONS DURING MASSIVE FIRE – A PLEA FOR AMATEUR RADIO FROM MOUNT ATHOS – SILENT KEY: SWISS SHORTWAVE’s BOB THOMANN HB9GX – SILENT KEY: RADIO ‘GODFATHER’ FRITZ NITSCH W4NTO – AN AMATEUR RADIO RECORD FOR INDIA – RADIO CAROLINE SETS SAIL ON THE HF WAVES – ISS EVENT PAYS TRIBUTE TO SILENT KEY WHO WAS RADIO PIONEER IN SPACE – IRELAND GAINS NEW CROP OF DMR REPEATERS – SMALL BEACON FOUND TO HAVE BIG VIOLATION – FT8 DIGITAL MODE CLUB OPERATES ACTIVITY FOR 2ND ANNIVERSARY – RADIO SCOUTS WRAP UP 24th WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE – THE WORLD OF DX – A VIDEO VOYAGE WITH 3Y0I TO BOUVETSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2179 for Friday August 2nd, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on August 2, 2019 at 10:40

    – TOP STORY: DHRUV REBBA KC9ZJX NAMED NEWSLINE’S 2019 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – GIFTED PROGRAM PROVIDES THE GIFT OF RADIO TRAINING – N1MM LOGGER+ NEEDS HELP GOING MULTILINGUAL – TRAGIC TOWER ACCIDENT KILLS 1, INJURES ANOTHER – HAMS HELP HONOR HOLOCAUST REFUGEES IN NY – SOLAR CYCLE’S NOT A VICIOUS CYCLE AFTER ALL – OHIO CLUB MARKING ITS CENTENARIAN STATUS – ON-AIR EVENT IN UK CALLS ATTENTION TO CHILD’S MEDICAL NEEDS – DX NET HAS A MOMENT THAT’S ONE FOR THE RECORD BOOKS – MASS SHELTERING EXERCISE RELIES ON HAM RADIO IN MAINE – THIS BEACON’S REPAIR WAS FOR THE BIRDSSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2178 for Friday July 26, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on July 26, 2019 at 01:21

    – HAMS IN INDIA REUNITE AILING MAN WITH FAMILY – RURAL SCHOOL IN TELANGANA GETS AMATEUR RADIO CLUB – SILENT KEY: HAL COMMUNICATIONS’ GEORGE HENRY JR. K9GWT – RADIO SCOUTS ACTIVE AT 24TH WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE – IN UK, HAM RADIO PAYS TRIBUTE TO PIRATE RADIO – SPECIAL EVENT HONORS NAVAJO CODE TALKERS – NEW RECORD SET BY YOUNG HAMS AT CURACAO DX ADVENTURE – PERU EASES RESTRICTIONS FOR NOVICE CLASS – KRENKEL MEDAL AWARDED FOR CONTRIBUTIONS TO HAM RADIO – NOMINEES SOUGHT FOR RAC AMATEUR OF THE YEAR – AMSAT NEEDS HAMS TO SERVE IN AMBASSADOR PROGRAM – WORLD OF DX – MAYOR LEARNS SCIENCE OF WORKING A PILEUPSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2177 for Friday July 19, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on July 19, 2019 at 11:56

    – AMATEUR FEEDBACK NEEDED FOR THAILAND’S FIRST SATELLITE – HAMS IN NETHERLANDS CONDUCT PROPAGATION EXPERIMENT – WARBIRDS OF AMERICA OPERATING SPECIAL EVENT STATION AT AIR SHOW – NEW UPGRADE OPTION EXPLORED FOR HAMS IN BRITAIN – TOP-SCORING STATIONS NAMED FOR 13 COLONIES EVENT – SILENT KEY: DXER, CONTESTER ANANTH PAI VU2PAI – MORE WAYS TO GET IN ON MOONWALK ANNIVERSARY ACTION – ARIZONA CW PRACTICE NET SEEKS NEWCOMERS – OKLAHOMA SCHOOL CLUB NEEDS STUDY GUIDES – THE WORLD OF DX – HOT ON THE TRAIL OF STOLEN TRAILERSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2176 for Friday July 12, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on July 12, 2019 at 02:01

    – BRITISH, SOUTH AFRICAN HAMS AGAINST PROPOSAL FOR 2 METRES – IRAN OPENS HISTORIC SITES FOR DXPEDITIONERS – NEVADA’S ‘BURNING MAN’ EVENT GETTING HAM RADIO ACTIVATION – LUNAR MODULE TRIBUTE IN NY FEATURES HAMS FROM GRUMMAN – AMATEUR RADIO HELPS SATELLITE SEND SOLAR ECLIPSE IMAGERY – DXPEDITIONERS DEBUT ON FRENCH ISLANDS NEAR CANADA – NEW WIRELESS NETWORK USES RADIO AS ALTERNATIVE TO CELLULAR – FAA REVIEWING TOWER-SAFETY MEASURE FOR LOW-LEVEL FLIGHTS – K2B PREPS FOR WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE – WORLD OF DX – HAM RADIO SIBLINGS DECLARE INDEPENDENCE ON JULY 4THSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2175 for Friday July 5, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on July 5, 2019 at 02:32

    – UNPRECEDENTED 2-WAY QSO WITH TRANSPONDER IN LUNAR ORBIT – LIGHTSAIL2 TALKS TO MISSION CONTROL IN CALIF. – SABLE ISLAND DXPEDITION MAKING PROGRESS – SILENT KEY: FORMER IARU REGIONAL DIRECTOR SANGAT SINGH 9M2SS – SILENT KEY: RTTY CONTESTER, REFLEcTOR MODERATOR BILL TURNER W6WRT – MARS MEMBERS UPBEAT OVER RECENT NATIONAL EMERGENCY DRILL – AUSTRALIAN AUTHORITIES SEEK COMMENT ON AMATEUR RADIO ISSUES – NEW COORDINATOR TAKES ON LEADERSHIP FOR DIRECTION-FINDING COMPETITION – IARU REGION 2 INTRODUCES YOUTH ON THE AIR – WORLD OF DX – WORKING ALL BRITAIN, HELPING ALL WHO NEED ITSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2174 for Friday June 28th, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on June 27, 2019 at 23:23

    – IARU REGION 3 CHAMPIONSHIP CANCELLED – FRENCH PROPOSAL FOR 2M BAND PROGRESSES ON AGENDA – HAM RADIO REMEMBERS ARIZONA’S GRANITE MOUNTAIN HOTSHOTS – RADIO MARKS CENTENNIAL OF EPICENTER OF UK SCOUTING – A ROYAL WELCOME FOR JAPANESE AMATEURS IN THAILAND – CHANGES EYED FOR DUTCH NOVICE LICENSES – AT POINT MUGU, A FOXY WAY TO LEARN – WALMART PARKING LOTS BACK ON THE AIR – PARKS ON THE AIR LAUNCHES ‘PLAQUE SEASON’ – MOONWALK ANNIVERSARY: AUSTRALIA CELEBRATES ITS ROLE – MOONWALK ANNIVERSARY: NASA RADIO CLUBS GET IN ON THE ACTION – THE WORLD OF DX – A HIGH-FLYING FIELD DAY CONTACTSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2173 for Friday June 21st, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on June 21, 2019 at 00:46

    – PENNSYLVANIA AMATEUR KILLED IN TOWER ACCIDENT – N.J. HAM SURRENDERS LICENSE AFTER FCC INVESTIGATION – MONTEVERDE CONTEST TEAM GOES THE DISTANCE ON 2M – HAMS ASSIST DURING HISTORIC OUTAGE IN SOUTH AMERICA – ARIZONA SCOUT PROJECT FLIES LIKE AN EAGLE – RADIO SCOUTS READY FOR FIELD DAY – IN INDIA, CYCLONE RESPONSE IS A FAMILY AFFAIR – YOTA TO PROVIDE A SUMMER TO REMEMBER – SRI LANKA’S FIRST HAM RADIO SATELLITE IS IN ORBIT – WORLD OF DX – PIZZA AT THE SPACE STATION IS JUST PIE IN THE SKYSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2172 for Friday June 14, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on June 14, 2019 at 01:45

    – FRENCH PROPOSAL TO RELINQUISH 2 METERS GETS REBUFFED – SPEAKERS NEEDED AT AMSAT-UK COLLOQUIUM – GETTING YOUNGSTERS INTO THE GAME – AMSAT PRESIDENT RECEIVES MEDAL OF RECOGNITION – NY HAM HAS HIGH HOPES FOR HIGH ALTITUDE BALLOON – INTEREST CONTINUES TO BALLOON AT FRIEDRICHSCHAFEN – NEW BRANDMEISTER TALKGROUP TAKES ON AVIATION – CHANGING OF THE GUARD AT OFCOM – HAMS IN KUWAIT GAIN 60 METRE PRIVILEGES – GIFT OF HAM RADIO ENCOURAGES DOMINICA’S DISABLED – WORLD OF DX – COMPOSING A TRIBUTE TO GREECE’S MUSICAL GENIUSSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2171 for Friday June 7 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on June 7, 2019 at 10:31

    – HAMS GET THE MESSAGE OUT DURING MEXICAN WILDFIRES – CZECH AMATEURS’ EXERCISE COULD SHAPE FUTURE OF 6 METRES – INDIAN HAMS CREATE INTERNET SAFETY NET – THIRD NAVAJO CODETALKER DIES: WILLIAM TULLY BROWN – NEW USA-COUNTIES AWARD CUSTODIAN FOR CQ MAGAZINE – RADIO SCOUTS MAKE ON-AIR SUMMER PLANS – FIELD DAY: THINK ABOUT TRYING SATELLITE – FIELD DAY: THINK ABOUT TRYING DIGITAL – OBSERVATORY EVENT IN AUSTRALIA CELEBRATES APOLLO 11 ANNIVERSARY – HAM’S TELEVISED TRIP WASN’T LOST IN SPACE. – WORLD OF DX – THE FIRST HAM IN SPACE DIDN’T HAVE AMATEUR RADIOSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2170 for Friday, May 31, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on May 31, 2019 at 10:34

    – TORNADOES DESTROY FORMER HAMVENTION HOME – INDIANA REPEATER SYSTEM IS GOING DARK – ON JUNE 1, A TEST OF HURRICANE READINESS – SILENT KEY: ARISS, SATELLITE ENTHUSIAST KEITH PUGH W5IU – WWII NAVAJO CODETALKER, FORMER LAWMAKER, DIES – HAMS TEAM UP FOR CRICKET WORLD CUP – ARISS RUSSIA TEAM PREPS FOR SSTV – HAMS STILL HELPING IN AFTERMATH OF CALIF. WILDFIRES – RSGB REPUBLISHING RADCOM BASICS FOR RADIO NEWCOMERS – GLOBAL GATHERING RETURNING TO FRIEDRICHSHAFEN – AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS GET OUT THE VOTE IN PENNSYLVANIA – WORLD OF DX – NEW YOUTH COORDINATOR TAKES THE ‘YOUTH’ PART SERIOUSLYSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2169 for Friday May 24 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on May 24, 2019 at 02:04

    – LOOKING BACK AT HAMVENTION 2019 – MORE FROM DAYTON: NEW HALL OF FAMERS – IT’S AUSTRALIA’S TURN WITH WIA CONFERENCE WEEKEND – SILENT KEY: QRP PIONEER JOE EVERHART N2CX – TOWER TRAGEDY IN MISSISSIPPI – EYE ON 60 METRES FOR AUSTRALIA? – FORTIFY YOUR EFFORTS FOR CASTLES ON THE AIR – NEW RESOURCES FOR HAMS IN DUNDALK, IRELAND – TASMANIAN PARKS GET WITH THE PROGRAM – DEADLINE APPROACHING FOR IARU YOUTH CONTEST PROGRAM – STILL TIME TO NOMINATE YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – WORLD OF DX – ANTENNAS GO RIGHT TO THIS YL’S HEADSCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2168 for Friday May 17, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on May 17, 2019 at 10:16

    – WIA PRESENTERS TO FOCUS ON MICROWAVES, RF MANAGEMENT – RAIN REPORT NOW ARCHIVES ONLY – ANOTHER LEAP OF FAITH BY PARACHUTE MOBILE – W9IMS SET FOR 500-MILE RACE – TUNE UP YOUR ANTENNA WITH 100 WATTS AND A WIRE – WW2 NAVAJO CODE TALKER DIES IN ARIZONA – SILENT KEY: SCHOOL CLUB ROUNDUP’S DAVID PAUL VONDIELINGEN AD8B – LOOKING FOR NEWSLINE’S NEXT YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – SOTA ACTIVATION BY TRIO ON MOUNT ETNA – SOUTH AFRICAN AMATEURS PREPARE FOR NEW BEACONS – HONORS FOR THOSE WHO PUT OSCAR 100 IN SPOTLIGHT – WORLD OF DX – COLORADO SCHOOL LEARNS REALITY OF RADIO RESCUESCRIPTAUDIO

  • Amateur Radio Newsline 2167 for Friday May 10, 2019
    by Kevin Trotman on May 10, 2019 at 02:49

    – HAMS ASSIST AS CYCLONE FANI BEARS DOWN ON INDIA – SILENT KEY: MONK APOLLO SV2ASP/A – COUNTDOWN TO HAMVENTION – AND AN APP TO PACK – WIA PREPS FOR ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING -ARIZONA HOA GRANTS ANTENNA PRIVILEGES TO RESIDENTS – ARIZONA HOA GRANTS ANTENNA PRIVILEGES TO RESIDENTS – RALPH SANGSTER SHIELD TESTS CW SAVVY OF NEW ZEALAND HAMS – SCHOLARSHIP HONORS BELOVED ELMER IN NEW YORK – DON’T FORGET NEWSLINE’S YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR – IN HAWAII, AN ELUSIVE TRANSMITTER JUST FOR FUN- HAMS TOAST AMERICA’S WHISKEY REBELLION WITH SPECIAL EVENT – INTERFERING WITH INTERFERENCE ITSELF – WORLD OF DX – WHEN HOMEBREW BREWS HAVOCSCRIPTAUDIO