Thursday
Feb062014

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 1904 February 7 2014

  • The Dayton Hamvention announces its 2014 award winners; the 
  • FCC opens a short window to comment on WRC 2015 preparations 
  • An FCC reform measure is introduced in the United States Senate 
  • Think-tank says its time to merge the FTC with the FCC 
  • Russian Special Events Station celebrates the 2014 Winter Olympics 
  • New ham radio video podcast will be coming soon from the UK
  • CQ Editor W2VU answers questions about the future of publishing
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Thursday
Jan302014

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 1903 January 31 2014

  • Two hams in Europe monitor the Rosetta spacecraft over a 500 million path
  • Severe weather forces the  cancellation of ARISS contact
  • Some new propagation forecasts for the current solar cycle
  • Cuba gives hams access to 5 MHz but with strings attached
  • Ham radio and Facebook team up to find a sailor out of touch with his family
  • A permanent makeover for the FCC’s home website page
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Thursday
Jan232014

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 1902 January 24 2014

  • Two meter DXCC comes to a ham in South Africa
  • A ham radio news service takes issue with UK licensing figures 
  • Canadian newspaper says ham radio is the right fit for emcomm
  • NCDXFannounces grant to the upcoming Tromlin Island DXpedition 
  • the ARRL releases its 100th anniversary video  
  • Russia ends an era of long-wave broadcasting
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Thursday
Jan162014

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 1901 January 17 2014

  • Russia’s Over The Horizon radar returns to the ham radio bands
  • Appeals Court throws out the FCC’s definition of an Open Internet
  • FT5ZM team interviewed just before they depart for Amsterdam Island 
  • Hams asked to help the widow of a radio amateur  murdered in 2011
  • Coweta County Georgia introduces new ham radio CERT team
  • Special event station ZS9MADIBA celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela
  • NYC broadcasting legand Bruce Morrow talks satellite radio and more
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Thursday
Jan092014

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 1900 January 10 2014

  • Czech hams return to 5 MHz but in limited numbers 
  • APRS helps rescue a ham involved in an automobile accident down-under
  • NASA offers schools on-line webcast with Kennedy Space Center 
  • What its like living in the United States radio free quiet zone
  • Sharks that tweet may save lives.  
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