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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2353 for Friday December 2nd, 2022

- ORBIT TROUBLES FOR AMATEUR RADIO MOON LANDER - HOMEBREW CUBESATS ARE A 'FIRST' FOR LAUNCH IN INDIA - SWITZERLAND PREPARES FOR SHUTDOWN OF FM RADIO - 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS SPECIAL EVENT IS BACK - DECEMBER IS YOTA MONTH - AUSTRALIANS ON THE MOVE WITH A PTOTA ACTIVATION - YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP APPLICATION PERIOD OPENS - OFCOM EXTENDS EXPERIMENTAL ACCESS - MUSEUM'S HAM STATION GETS ARDC GRANT - OTTAWA OPERATOR ADDED TO HALL OF FAME - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: HAPPY ENDING FOR PRODUCER OF HAM RADIO DOCUMENTARYSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2352 for Friday November 25th, 2022

- HAMS REUNITE LOST FATHER WITH SONS AFTER 23 YEARS - BIG PROMISE FROM ULTRA-TINY BATTERY - TRANSATLANTIC QSOS RELIVE RADIO HISTORY IN DECEMBER - NEBRASKA EMERGENCY OPERATORS HONORED BY STATESANTA HF NET IS COMING TO TOWN - CATCH UP WITH SANTA ON REPEATERS, ECHOLINK - SKYWARN PROGRAM GOING STRONG IN SEVERE WEATHER - FOR OLDER HAMS, A DIFFERENT KIND OF DXPEDITION - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: A RADIO, A RESCUE AND A QSL CARDSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2351 for Friday November 18th, 2022

- SHORTWAVE GIANT WTWW GOES OFF THE AIR - RESEARCHERS EXPLORE DISK SHAPE FOR SMALL SATELLITES - GERMAN STATE'S LAW BECOMES MORE ANTENNA-FRIENDLY - MARITIME MOBILE NET AIDS DISTRESSED FISHING VESSEL - GRANT SUBSIDIZES RFI-FIGHTING EFFORTS IN NEW ENGLAND - INTERNATIONAL NEWSMAKER AWARD TO BE ANNOUNCED - ISS ASTRONAUT BOB BEHNKEN, KG5GGX, RETIRES - MARCONI IS HONORED BY VIRTUAL REALITY PRESENTATION IN WALES - ACMA SEEKS INPUT ON PROPOSED LICENSE IN AUSTRALIA - HAMVENTION CHOOSES "INNOVATION" AS THEME FOR 2023 - POLICE SAY HAMS' 'PUMPKIN PATROL' HELPED DETER MISCHIEF - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: A THANKSGIVING NET WITH ALL… [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2350 for Friday November 11th, 2022

- CLIMATE CHANGE SPURS MOZAMBIQUE TO FOCUS ON HAM RADIO - SILENT KEY: ELLEN WHITE, W1YL, PIONEERING YL - TAKING A CLOSER LOOK AT TRANSISTORS AFTER 75 YEARS - RSGB SELECTS COORDINATOR OF CW COMPETENCY TEST - NASA CHOOSES HAMS TO HELP COPY ORION'S SIGNAL - FCC SEEKING NEW GRADS FOR ENGINEERS' PROGRAM - ELMERS ORGANIZE TO HELP CANADA'S NEWBIES - DISASTER-RESPONSE STARTUP LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: THANKING A SINGULAR MILITARY VETERANSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2349 for Friday November 4th, 2022

- HAMS AT THE READY IN PHILIPPINE CYCLONE - PILOTS SELECTED FOR 2023 BOUVET ACTIVATION - SILENT KEY: PORTABLE OP PROPONENT JANKO SLIVKA OM3WZ/OM3WCF - OHIO PENN DX BULLETIN HALTS PUBLICATION - "RETIRED REPEATER" LIVES ON IN COLORADO - INTERNATIONAL NEWSMAKER AWARD TO BE ANNOUNCED - GERMAN AMATEURS AWAIT NEW 'N' OPERATOR CLASS - HAMS IN KOLKATA SOLVE RF ISSUE FOR POLICE RADIOS - INDIA LAUNCHES FIRST GROUP OF COMMERCIAL SATELLITES - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: GETTING A BETTER READ ON RADIO, PAGE BY PAGESCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2348 for Friday October 28th, 2022

- DEADLY CYCLONE SLAMS BANGLADESH - AUSTRALIAN HAM CLUB REVIVES AID FUND - LATEST HAARP EXPERIMENT TO INCORPORATE HAMS' INPUT - SILENT KEY: MINNESOTA'S MIKE SIGELMAN, KØBUD - SILENT KEY: INFLUENTIAL FINNISH AMATEUR PETER TIGERSTEDT, OH5NQ/OH2BM - SILENT KEY: SOUTHGATE AMATEUR NEWS' RICHARD BRUNTON G4TUT - POLISH AMATEURS HOSTING ON-AIR MEMORIAL - HAMS WORLDWIDE PREP FOR CQWW COMPETITIONS - CALIFORNIA AMATEURS EXPAND TRAINING FOR EMERGENCY RESPONSE - YOUNG HAM FROM INDIA SET FOR ANTARCTIC TRIP - WORLD OF DX - NEW POSTAL SERVICE MESSAGE NEEDS NO DECODINGSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2347 for Friday October 21st, 2022

- BOOST FOR MAKING TESLA LAB A GLOBAL SCIENCE CENTER - BOOK SHOWCASES QSL CARDS' DESIGN AND TYPOGRAPHY - LATEST HONOR CONFERRED FOR WORKED ALL BRITAIN FOUNDERS BOWL - SPECIAL EVENT STATION COMMEMORATES LAKE SUPERIOR TRAGEDY - NO BARE-BONES OPERATION FOR HALLOWEEN - NEW YOUNG AMATEURS LICENSED IN SOUTH AFRICA - HAM RADIO ARCHIVE TO DIGITIZE CLUB, PERSONAL DOCUMENTS - WEST VIRGINIA STUDENTS FORM COLLEGE HAM CLUB - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: HAMS' HALLOWEEN RADIO PLAY HAS JUST THE SPIRITSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2346 for Friday October 14th, 2022

- ISS LOGS A QSO WITH STUDENTS IN ANTARCTICA - APPLY NOW FOR CONTACTS WITH ASTRONAUTS IN 2023 - HURRICANE IAN RESPONDER CREDITS HAM TEAM - HAMS AID STRANDED TOURISTS IN MONSOON - SUDAN GROUP ELECTED TO IARU MEMBERSHIP - SILENT KEY JOHN MUELLER K2BT - PROGRESS FOR IRELAND'S FIRST SATELLITE - AUSTRALIAN RADIO GROUP CYCLES FOR CANCER RESEARCH - HISTORIC SITE HOSTS L.I. RADIO CLUB CELEBRATION - SEVEN-DAY EVENT FOCUSES ON ENGLISH LIGHTHOUSES - RADIO BOOT CAMP WELCOMES NORTH AMERICAN HAMS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: HORRORS! ZOMBIES SEEKING QSOs WITH CW OPSSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2345 for Friday October 7th, 2022

- TWO MORE HAMS TO BE ABOARD FOR STARLINER'S 1st FLIGHT - SWEDISH AMATEUR TO RECEIVE GOLD MEDAL - GET READY FOR SCOUTING'S JOTA-JOTI EVENT - FISTS CW CLUB PREPS FOR QSO PARTY - SKCC SEEKS DESIGNS FOR ANNIVERSARY QSL CARD - 1st WOMAN TO LEAD ITU IS AMATEUR RADIO OPERATOR - DEADLINE APPROACHES FOR CLUB GRANT PROGRAM - EXTRA CLASS 'GERATOL' NET TURNS 50 - STUDENTS IN UKRAINE AWAIT THEIR SATELLITE'S LAUNCH - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: WITH HAMS' HELP, A FESTIVAL OF HOMECOMING JOYSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2344 for Friday September 30th, 2022

- HAMS MUSTER SUPPORT DURING HURRICANE IAN - REPORT PINPOINTS FACTORS IN ARECIBO COLLAPSE - AMATEURS HELP WITH REUNION ACROSS BORDERS - TENNESSEE AMATEURS DONATE RADIO BOOKS TO LIBRARY - AUSTRALIAN AMATEURS INVITE THE WORLD TO PORTABLE EVENT - ACMA SEEKS INPUT ON NEW LICENCE CLASS - FAMILY OF HAMS LAUNCHES EDUCATION PROGRAM IN ROMANIA - AM QSO PARTY CELEBRATES ORIGINAL VOICE MODE - RSGB UNVEILS UPDATED TOOL TO MEASURE EMF - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: RADIO RIDES ALONG FOR MOUNT WASHINGTON HILLCLIMBSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2343 for Friday September 23rd, 2022

- HAMS AID IN EFFORTS AFTER HURRICANE FIONA - SWITZERLAND AMATEURS SHARPEN THEIR RADIO READINESS - CHINA PREPS NEXT AMATEUR RADIO SATELLITE - YOUTH ON THE AIR TO GO CAMPING IN CANADA - VOICE OF AMERICA SITE MARKS 78TH ANNIVERSARY - UK AMATEURS ACTIVATE FOR RAILWAYS ON THE AIR - REGISTRATION OPENS FOR TASSIE HAM RADIO CONFERENCE AND EXPO - CUB SCOUTS TO GET HAM RADIO PREVIEW - UK HAM LOGS FIRST-TIME 8M CONTACT WITH SOUTH AFRICA - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: ON LONG ISLAND, A TOWER OF POWERSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2342 for Friday September 16th, 2022

- US FCC SEEKS STRICTER DISPOSAL PLAN FOR SATELLITES - SMALLER ANTENNAS, BIGGER PERFORMANCE - REPEATER DEDICATED TO 6 WHO DIED ON 9/11 - RSGB CANCELS JUBILEE ACTIVITIES AFTER QUEEN'S DEATH - ACCESS TO 60M BAND GROWS ON AFRICAN CONTINENT - GERMANY PROPOSES ENTRY LEVEL AMATEUR CLASS LICENSE - ARRL GRANT MAKES ARKANSAS SCHOOL CLUB A REALITY - CHINA RESCHEDULES LICENSE EXAMS FOR 'C' CLASS - EQUIPMENT SETS SAIL FOR PALAU DXPEDITION - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: HISTORIC PAGODA IN PENNSYLVANIA COMES ALIVE WITH RADIOSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2341 for Friday September 9th, 2022

- WEBB TELESCOPE TRANSMITS DIRECT IMAGES OF EXOPLANET - SATELLITE WILL BE FIRST OF ITS KIND FOR ROMANIAN STUDENTS - CONNECTICUT CW CLUB HOSTS FIRST CONTEST - AMATEUR RADIO MENTORS TRAIN CANDIDATES ON INDIA'S 'TEACHERS DAY' - BRAZIL REPORTS HIGHEST NUMBER OF HAMS ON AIR - W1AW MARKS ANNIVERSARY OF ITS SHACK'S DEDICATION - YOUTH PLAQUES ENCOURAGE PARTICIPATION IN OCEANIA DX CONTEST - OBSERVATORY EDUCATOR HONORED FOR WORK IN ASTRONOMY - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: THEY GOT ON THE AIR TO SAY FAREWELL AND THANKSSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2340 for Friday September 2nd, 2022

- EQUIPMENT RULES CHALLENGE CAMBODIAN AMATEURS - IARU RAMPING UP ADVOCACY OF AMATEUR USE OF 23CM BAND - PRISON FOR RADIO AMATEUR AND HIS SON CONVICTED IN ASSAULTS - ROUTE 66 SPECIAL EVENT KICKS OFF ON SEPT. 10TH - STARLINK SATELLITES TO ASSIST T-MOBILE SERVICE IN US "DEAD ZONES" - RSGB PREPARES FOR RE-ENACTMENT OF TRANSATLANTIC CENTENARY TESTS - EAST COAST RADIO OPERATORS PUT APPALACHIAN TRAIL ON THE AIR - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: THIS HAM'S MEMORY ISN'T FOOL-HEARTEDSCRIPTAUDIO Skeeter’s Full Interview of Byron Hill - KD4KMQ on our EXTRA Page [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2339 for Friday August 26th, 2022

- US EMERGENCY BROADCAST NETWORK DEEMED VULNERABLE TO HACKERS - NEWSLINE PRESENTS YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR AWARD IN HUNTSVILLE - ROMANIAN STUDENTS RETURN FROM 4-DAY SOTA EXPEDITION - TOP HONORS FOR CALIFORNIA AMATEUR'S DOCUMENTARY AT LOS ANGELES FILM FEST - INDIAN AMATEURS MARK NATION'S 75 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE - ITCHING TO WORK THE SCRATCHIN' POST QSO PARTY - VOLUNTEER MONITORS SEND HAMS COMMENDATIONS, NOTICES - SPECIAL 9/11 EVENT MARKS TERROR ATTACKS' 21st ANNIVERSARY - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: ONE ANTENNA THAT'S A-MAIZE-INGSCRIPTAUDIOFULL YHOTY 2022 PRESENTATION [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2338 for Friday August 19th, 2022

- ARISS OPERATES ON VOICE REPEATER, APRS AT SAME TIME - INAUGURAL EVENT FOR WORLDWIDE YOUNG AMATEUR CLUB - FINNISH HAM RADIO PUBLICATIONS GO DIGITAL - AUTOMAKERS LOSE COURT BATTLE OVER 5.9 GHz BAND - A CENTURY OF PROUD CHALLENGES FOR WISCONSIN AMATEUR - SCIENTISTS ANNOUNCE KEY TO SMALLER CAPACITORS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: 8-YEAR-OLD WAKES UP TO HER DREAM QSOSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2337 for Friday August 12th, 2022

- STUDENTS' AMATEUR SATELLITE SUFFERS FAILED LAUNCH - ANGOLA DXPEDITION PROMISES AMATEURS THE MOON - CANCER RECOVERY INSPIRES SPECIAL EVENT IN UK - PENNSYLVANIA CLUB MARKS 10TH ANNIVERSARY 'ABOARD' MARS ROVER - ARDC GRANT PROVIDES STEM, TECH SCHOLARSHIPS - IARU REGION 1 ANNOUNCES WINNERS IN 1st HAMCHALLENGE CONTEST - RADIO PREPAREDNESS PROJECT BEGINS IN TRIPURA - HAMS TOLD TO SHARE FREQUENCIES DURING PARIS OLYMPICS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: WE NEVER SAUSAGE A THINGSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2336 for Friday August 5th, 2022

- HAMS RESPOND TO DEADLY FLOODS IN KENTUCKY - NY ELECTRONICS MARKETER FACES NEARLY $700,000 FCC FINE - AMATEURS IN CANADA GAIN EXPANDED ACCESS ON 60M - ILLINOIS CLUB GETS GRANT FOR ORIENTEERING PROJECT - SILENT KEY: JOHN DILKS, VK6CJW/MØCJW, FRIEND AND MENTOR - HAMFEST INDIA RETURNS WITH IN-PERSON EVENT - 'TEAPOT' SPECIAL EVENT BREWING In WEST VIRGINIA - DV SCOTLAND, PHOENIX UK MERGE DMR NETWORKS - ALARA CONTEST ENCOURAGES INTERNATIONAL FRIENDSHIP - CROSS-COUNTRY SKI TRIP TO WARM UP THE BANDS - INDIAN SCHOOLGIRLS' SATELLITE LAUNCHED WITH 75 EXPERIMENTS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: YLs STILL CELEBRATE THE MESSAGE… [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2335 for Friday July 29, 2022

- RUSSIA TO WITHDRAW FROM ISS FLIGHTS - BRAZIL REGULATOR PROPOSES MANDATORY LOTW FOR UPGRADES - OBSERVATORY'S RADIO CURRICULUM FOR MINORITIES GETS ARDC GRANT - SILENT KEY: BEN HENLEY KI4IGX, LEADER IN FLORIDA EMERGENCY WORK - APRS MAP SERVICE BECOMES MOTORIST RESOURCE IN NORWAY - UK MAKES FAST TRACK TO FULL LICENSE AVAILABLE - BENDIGO CLUB ADDS FOCUS GROUP FOR FIELD WORK, EMERGENCY RESPONSE - HAMS IN BELGIUM TAKE QSO PARTY TO THE AIR - SPANISH MAGAZINE SPONSORS INTERNATIONAL YL EVENT - PROGRAM OFFERS HANDS-ON LEARNING TO FOUNDATION LEVEL HAMS - WORLD OF DX - KICKER: NO NEED TO DECODE… [...]

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2334 for Friday July 22, 2022

- YOUTH DX ADVENTURE TEAM BREAKS RECORD - WEBB TELESCOPE SUSTAINS UNCORRECTABLE DAMAGE - GRANT SUPPORTS SATELLITE PROJECT IN SPAIN - GRANT WILL HELP EXPAND NETWORK SERVING ALABAMA HEALTHCARE - SILENT KEY: MENTOR, EDUCATOR HERB COLEMAN, W4AVX - AMATEUR NUMBERS DECLINE IN AUSTRALIA - HF PROPAGATION PROJECT GOING FORWARD - RADIO SEIZED FOR INTERFERING WITH POLICE TRANSMISSIONS - WISCONSIN EVENT CELEBRATES FLIGHT, HOSTS SPECIAL EVENT STATION - STATIONS SIGNING UP FOR LIGHTHOUSE AND LIGHTSHIP WEEKEND - PROS TO MENTOR TEEN RADIO ENTHUSIASTS - KICKER: WHEN HOME-BREW GIVES A TASTE OF HISTORYSCRIPTAUDIO [...]

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