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IARU Reports Another Over-the-Horizon Radar System is Under Construction in India
12/01/2021 08:42 AM

New Section Manager Appointed in Maine
12/01/2021 08:18 AM

Maine Section Manager Robert Gould, N1WJO, has resigned for personal reasons after serving since March 2020. Effective on December 3, ARRL Field Services Manager Mike Walters, W8ZY, has appointed Phil Duggan, N1EP, of Milbridge as interim Section Manager to complete the current term, which ends on June 30, 2022.

Duggan is a retired US Navy electronics technician chief and active in emergency com...


December 2021 Issue of QST to Mail Mid-Month, Arrive Thanksgiving Week
11/30/2021 01:17 PM

Due to the widespread paper shortage and related supply chain issues, the December 2021 issue of QST will mail approximately one week later than usual, arriving in homes the week of November 22.

ARRL members can read the digital edition of the December issue now, at http://www.arrl.org/qst.


YOTA Month Continues to Expand into the Americas
11/30/2021 11:34 AM

December is YOTA Month, celebrating and encouraging Youth On the Air. Amateur radio operators who are 25 years old and younger will be on the air as special event stations around the world throughout December in celebration of youth in amateur radio. YOTA Month stations will be on all bands and modes at various times.

In the US, the call signs will once again be K8Y, K8O, K8T, and K8A. Three ne...


ARISS-USA Announces New Senior Leadership
11/30/2021 11:30 AM

The US segment of Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS-USA) has augmented its senior leadership team with five new members. In May 2020, ARISS-USA created a new 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization to enhance and expand ARISS initiatives in the US. ARISS says the new membership will support the variety of new functions and roles within ARISS-USA.

Martin “Marty” Schulman...


Help ARRL Reach Our $20,000 Goal on #GivingTuesday, November 30
11/29/2021 04:16 PM

ARRL Author, QST Technical Editor Joel Hallas, W1ZR, SK
11/29/2021 01:16 PM

Retired QST Technical Editor Joel R. Hallas, W1ZR, of Westport, Connecticut, died on November 25. An ARRL member, he was 79. Hallas retired in 2013 but remained active as a contributing editor, handling the popular “The Doctor is In” column in QST and the podcast of the same name. He had been a radio amateur since 1955.

“Joel was not only brilliant, he shared that brilliance with the ham radio c...


Slow-Scan TV Transmissions from ISS Set for December 1 – 2
11/29/2021 08:00 AM

The K7RA Solar Update
11/29/2021 07:16 AM

Dayton Hamvention Expects to be Live Event in 2022
11/24/2021 01:37 PM

Fall ARRL Section Manager Election Results
11/24/2021 01:31 PM

The only contested seat for Section Manager (SM) in the fall election cycle was in Kansas, where incumbent Ron Cowan, KB0DTI, of La Cygne, came out on top in the two-person race. Cowan outpolled challenger Lloyd Colston, of Arkansas City, 260 to 225. Ballots were counted on November 23 at ARRL Headquarters. Cowan has served as Kansas Section Manager since 2003. His new 2-year term will begin on...


ARRL Headquarters will be closed Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving holiday
11/24/2021 12:01 PM

ARRL Headquarters will be closed on Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

The ARRL Letter will not be published on Thursday, November 25, and ARRL Audio News will not be produced on Friday, November 26. There will be no W1AW bulletin and code practice transmissions on either day. ARRL Headquarters will reopen on Monday, November 29 at 8 AM EST.

ARRL wishes ...


ARDC Grants Will Expand Emergency Capabilities in Haiti and the US Virgin Islands
11/24/2021 08:33 AM

Grants from Amateur Radio Digital Communications (ARDC) will benefit amateur radio emergency communication networks in Haiti and the US Virgin Islands (USVI).

The $14,864 grant to the Haiti International Friendship Amateur Radio Club (HIFARC) will enable the club to set up a network of HF stations to provide emergency communications to remote areas cut off by the August 2021 earthquake. The 7.2-...


Past ARRL Rocky Mountain Division Director Claude Maer, W0IC, SK
11/24/2021 08:32 AM

Past ARRL Rocky Mountain Division Director Claude Maer, Jr, W0IC, of Denver, Colorado, died on November 16. An ARRL member, he was 102.

Maer grew up in Fort Worth, Texas, and attended Rice University in Houston, graduating in 1940 with distinction and enlisting in the US Army Air Corps (USAAC) during World War II. Maer served at various postings, including Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, as wel...


ARRL Announces Director Election Results
11/19/2021 02:55 PM

The ARRL New England and Roanoke Divisions will have new Directors on January 1. The results of these three-way contested elections for Director were announced on November 19, after ballots were tallied at ARRL Headquarters.

In the New England Division, incumbent Fred Hopengarten, K1VR, received 1,054 votes, past Director Tom Frenaye, K1KI, received 1,026 votes, and challenger Fred Kemmerer, AB1...


THIS WEEK IN AMATEUR RADIO

Via the ARRL: YOTA Month Continues to Expand into the Americas
12/01/2021 12:49 AM
December is YOTA Month, celebrating and encouraging Youth On the Air. Amateur radio operators who are...
Via the ARRL: ARISS-USA Announces New Senior Leadership
12/01/2021 12:45 AM
The US segment of Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS-USA) has augmented its...
via HACKADAY: Analyzing Starlink Satellite Downlink Communications With Software Defined Radio
11/30/2021 07:27 PM
Often, mere curiosity is sufficient to do something. This is also the case with people...
via HACKADAY: Ham Radio Gets Brain Transplant
11/30/2021 01:32 AM
Old radios didn’t have much in the way of smarts. But as digital synthesis became...
Via the ARRL: Slow-Scan TV Transmissions from ISS Set for December 1 – 2
11/29/2021 06:37 PM
Russian cosmonauts on the International Space Station (ISS) plan to transmit slow-scan TV (SSTV) images...
via HACKADAY: Detect Starlink Satellites Passing By
11/29/2021 06:33 PM
The Starlink beta has semi-officially ended, but it seems as though the global chip shortage...
Ham radio operators unite woman with family after 37 years
11/29/2021 06:23 PM
Ham radio operators unite woman with family after 37 years A tribal lady, who had...
Wednesday Is The 100th Anniversary Of The Nation’s First Radio Play By Play Broadcast, Heard On What Would Become WTAW (Texas)
11/27/2021 08:32 PM
Wednesday, November 24, 2021, marks the 100th anniversary of the first play by play broadcast...
Suspect is charged with murder in case of two vanished campers (Australia)
11/27/2021 08:02 PM
Twenty months ago, Russell Hill and Carol Clay disappeared during a camping trip in Wonnangatta...
Solar storm warning: ‘Significant’ radio and GPS issues are expected within hours, according to the Met Office.
11/27/2021 07:55 PM
Solar storm warning: ‘Significant’ radio and GPS issues are expected within hours, according to the...
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio #1187 – Expanded Thanksgiving Edition
11/27/2021 07:25 PM
Release Date: November 27, 2021 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week...
Via the ARRL: ARDC Grants Will Expand Emergency Capabilities in Haiti and the US Virgin Islands
11/27/2021 08:51 AM
Grants from Amateur Radio Digital Communications (ARDC) will benefit amateur radio emergency communication networks in...
Via the ARRL: Past ARRL Rocky Mountain Division Director Claude Maer, W0IC, SK
11/26/2021 12:16 AM
Past ARRL Rocky Mountain Division Director Claude Maer, Jr, W0IC, of Denver, Colorado, died on...
Via the ARRL: Dayton Hamvention Expects to be Live Event in 2022
11/26/2021 12:10 AM
Dayton Hamvention® organizers are planning to mount the first in-person show in 2022, following 2...
Subcarrier Signals: The Unsung Heroes of the FM Dial
11/22/2021 06:43 PM
How subcarrier radio signals made room for hidden FM stations—and helped ensure that everyone has...
via HACKADAY: PSSST! Here’s A Novel SSB Radio Design With Only Seven Transistors
11/22/2021 06:09 AM
When [Pete Juliano] sat down to design a sideband transceiver for the 20 Meter (14...
Argument that began over CB radio ends in man getting shot (Kentucky)
11/21/2021 03:45 AM
MARTIN COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) – More details have been released about a shooting Friday afternoon...
PODCAST: This Week in Amateur Radio Edition #1186
11/20/2021 07:26 PM
Release Date: November 20, 2021 Here is a summary of the news trending This Week...
Via the ARRL: CWops is Inviting Nominees for its Award for Advancing the Art of CW
11/20/2021 04:01 AM
CWops is now accepting nominations for its 2022 Award for Advancing the Art of CW. This...
Via the ARRL: Ham Radio Volunteers Support Communications for Tour de Lincoln Bicycle Event
11/20/2021 03:58 AM
Twenty-two radio amateurs from the Western Placer Amateur Radio Club (WPARC) in Lincoln, California, provided...
Via the ARRL: Registration is Open for the 2022 ARRL National Convention in Orlando
11/20/2021 03:55 AM
ARRL and the Orlando Amateur Radio Club (OARC) will host the 2022 ARRL National Convention and Orlando...
Via the ARRL: IARU Administrative Council Addresses Wide-Ranging Agenda in Virtual Meeting
11/20/2021 03:53 AM
The Administrative Council (AC) of the International Amateur Radio Union (IARU) held its annual meeting...
Via the ARRL: ARRL Announces Director Election Results
11/20/2021 03:48 AM
The ARRL New England and Roanoke Divisions will have new Directors on January 1. The results...
via HACKADAY: Nixie Tube Indicator Tells You How Many Tasks You’ve Got Left to do
11/20/2021 03:47 AM
For busy people, keeping track of all the tasks on your to-do list can be...
Via the ARRL: Russia’s Destruction of an Orbiting Satellite Raises Space Debris Concerns
11/20/2021 03:45 AM
Russia tested an anti-satellite weapon on November 15, destroying one of its own old and...
Hacking Ham Radio for Texting
11/18/2021 01:04 AM
My first exposure to radio communication happened when I was around 5 or 6 years...
What Ham Radio Can Teach Us About Power Efficiency
11/17/2021 05:24 PM
While I was testing a Jackery Explorer 300 power station (the full review for that...
Via the ARRL: AMSAT-NA Elects Officers, Discusses Ongoing and Future Satellite Projects
11/15/2021 11:09 PM
AMSAT-NA President Robert Bankston, KE4AL, told the 2021 AMSAT Dr. Tom Clark, K3IO, Memorial Space...
Via the ARRL: Solo DXpeditioner Says Operating from Crozet is Limited by Nature
11/15/2021 10:54 PM
The recent announcement of a pending 3-month DXpedition to activate Crozet Island (FT5W) in 2022...
via HACKADAY: Mining and Refining: Pure Silicon and the Incredible Effort It Takes to Get There
11/15/2021 10:45 PM
Were it not for the thin sheath of water and carbon-based life covering it, our...

AMATEUR RADIO NEWSLINE

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2300 for Friday November 26th, 2021
11/25/2021 08:50 PM

- BELGIUM CANCELS AMATEUR EXAMs
- SOTA ENTHUSIASTS ACTIVATE DURING JAPANESE VIRTUAL HAMFEST
- REGISTRATION TO BEGIN FOR VIRTUAL HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY
- US VIRGIN ISLANDS BUILDING STRONGER RADIO SYSTEMS
- GRANT TO STRENGTHEN AMATEUR NETWORK IN HAITI
- GET READY FOR ORLANDO HAMCATION
- FCC OKS FIRST FM-CAPABLE CB RADIOS FOR US MARKET
- IARU GIVES HIGH HONORS TO THREE FOR LEADERSHIP
- YOUNGEST AMATEURS READY FOR YOTA MONTH
- RECORD DEAL IS MUSIC TO HAM'S EARS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: THANKFUL IN BRAZIL FOR AMATEUR RADIO

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2299 for Friday November 19th, 2021
11/19/2021 07:06 AM

- WELCOMING THE NEWEST HAMS IN SPACE
- ISS ASTRONAUTS DODGE DEBRIS
- SMALL ANTENNA, BIG POSSIBILITIES
- END OF AN ERA FOR HAM-OWNED BUSINESS IN NEW ZEALAND
- GRANT HELPS IRISH RADIO GROUP UPGRADE STORM-HIT STATION
- WYOMING AMATEURS HELP COUNTY TEST EMCOMM TRAILER
- TWO-DAY CELEBRATION OF INDIAN AMATEURS' 100 YEARS
- FRANCE DROPS FEE FOR AMATEUR EXAM
- NETS OF NOTE: THE ILLINI NET'S BUSY WITH POSTGRADUATE ACTIVITIES
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: REMEMBERING RUDY HUBBARD WA4PUP SK

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2298 for Friday November 12th, 2021
11/11/2021 07:33 PM

- BREAKING NEWS: DAYTON HAMVENTION IS A 'GO'
- HAMS IN JAPAN HOMEBREW THEIR OWN FEST
- THE NATURE OF EXCITEMENT FOR SLOVENIA'S WWFF
- SPEEDWAY QSL CARDS RACE TO THE FINISH LINE
- NORWAY PLANS ENTRY-LEVEL CERTIFICATE
- AUSTRALIAN 2x1 CALLSIGNS DEBUT IN WORLDWIDE CONTEST
- POPULAR DATV MAGAZINE ENDS PUBLICATION
- IRELAND AND INDIA JOIN PARKS ON THE AIR
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A TRANSATLANTIC FRIENDSHIP POWERED BY STEAM

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2297 for Friday November 5th, 2021
11/04/2021 09:56 PM

- INVESTIGATION CONTINUES INTO CRASH THAT KILLED NOTED AMATEUR
- WEBINAR EXPLORES RADIO'S ROLE IN DISASTERS
- EXPERIMENTAL SYSTEM ELIMINATES RFI FOR NAVIGATION SYSTEMS
- HISTORIC TELEGRAPHY STATION HONORED BY POLISH MUSEUM EXHIBIT
- ARISS INITIATIVES RECEIVE $1.3M GRANT FROM ARDC
- OFCOM EXTENDS NOTICE OF VARIATION FOR RANGE IN 2M
- SOUTH AFRICAN WEATHER BALLOON FLIES HIGH
- COMMENTS SOUGHT FOR NEW VP0 PREFIX IN BRITISH TERRITORY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN THE KEY TO ORDERING PIZZA IS A STRAIGHT KEY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2296 for Friday October 29th, 2021
10/28/2021 08:46 PM

- FIRST WOMAN NOMINATED TO HEAD U.S. FCC
- FCC HIRING TELECOMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
- HAMS TAKE PART IN EARTHQUAKE 'SHAKEOUT' DRILL
- ONLINE FORUM CELEBRATES CLASSIC HENRY AMPS
- COUNCIL CREATES GLOBAL UNITY AMONG CW ORGANIZATIONS
- AMSAT-UK HONORS AMATEUR FOR SATELLITE DECODING, TELEMETRY WORK
- ALL EYES ON WESTERN AUSTRALIA'S FIRST HOMEMADE CUBESAT
- RADIO CLUB ARGENTINO MARKS CENTENNIAL WITH SPECIAL EVENT
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: KC5BOO CAPTURES THE SPIRIT OF HALLOWEEN

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2295 for Friday October 22nd, 2021
10/21/2021 08:27 PM

- HAMS RESPOND TO FLOODING IN INDIA
- COMPETITION SET FOR MILITARY RADIO OPERATORS
- DIGITAL SAFETY NET READY TO EXPAND IN PACIFIC NW
- MEMBERSHIP MILESTONE FOR SKCC
- HAMSCI SEEKS VOLUNTEERS FOR ECLIPSE FESTIVAL
- NEW RADIO RULES FOR YACHT RACE
- WIRELESS TRANSFER TECH GETS FCC APPROVAL
- HAMMARLUND RADIOS TAKE SPOTLIGHT IN NOVEMBER EVENT
- NATIONAL RADIO CENTRE SEEKS VOLUNTEERS
- ONLINE 'BOOT CAMP' COVERS RADIO BASICS AND MORE
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: GOOD SIGNAL REPORT FOR NEW HAM MAGAZINE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2294 for Friday October 15th, 2021
10/14/2021 09:55 PM

- NEW CALIFORNIA HAM STATION HAS EDUCATIONAL MISSION
- GIFT PUTS STUDENT CLUB ON AIR IN INDIA
- DEEP SPACE ATOMIC CLOCK ENDS MISSION
- FIRST MODERN MICROSATELLITE TURNS 40
- ARISS CONNECTS DEAF UK STUDENTS TO ISS
- FRANCE CELEBRATES YOUNGEST REUNION ISLAND HAM
- RSGB CONVENTION AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE
- BRAZIL, NORWAY JOIN POTA PROGRAM
- WRTC COMPETITOR LIST RELEASED
- ALEXANDERSON ALTERNATOR TO TRANSMIT ON UN DAY
- IRELAND'S HAM EXAM MAY GET NEW OVERSEER
- AUSTRALIA BEGINS ALLOCATION OF 2x1 CONTEST CALLS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WI-FI? WHY NOT? A DIFFERENT KIND OF DX

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2293 for Friday October 8th, 2021
10/07/2021 09:21 PM

- NEW CALLSIGN PREFIX SETTLES FALKLANDS ISLAND DILEMMA
- WEST BENGAL HAMS ASSIST MOTHERS OF NEWBORNS
- SILENT KEY: ACTIVE NET PARTICIPANT WALTER PAGE PYNE, WA3EOP
- SCHOOL FOR DEAF PREPS FOR UNIQUE ARISS CONTACT
- CQWW DX CONTEST GAINS PLAQUE SPONSORS FOR YOUTH
- IT'S 'FALLOUT' WEEKEND FOR 100 WATTS AND A WIRE
- APPALACHIAN TRAIL ACTIVATIONS LIGHT UP AIRWAVES
- RESULTS ARE IN FOR PORTABLE OPERATIONS CHALLENGE
- CHINA ANNOUNCES LOSS OF SATELLITE
- IN-PERSON EXAMS RETURNING IN UK
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: HAM RADIO FILM SHORT, 'NIGHT,' COMES TO LIGHT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2292 for Friday October 1st, 2021
10/01/2021 07:58 AM

- CALIFORNIA HAMS AT FOREFRONT OF PUBLIC-SAFETY INITIATIVE
- RADIO OPERATORS PREP FOR ARRL'S SIMULATED EMERGENCY TEST
- PROPOSAL EYES REMOVAL OF AMATEUR SATELLITE ALLOCATIONS
- CITIZEN SCIENTISTS MARK DECADE OF AURORA-WATCHING
- SILENT KEY: TOM CLARK K3IO, PIONEER IN HAM RADIO SATELLITES
- A DAY OF HERITAGE AND HAM RADIO FOR S. AFRICA'S VOORTREKKERS
- CELEBRATING THE WORLD'S LARGEST HORSESHOE CRAB
- ILLINOIS RADIO CLUB'S EMERGENCY TRAILER MAKES ITS DEBUT
- SATELLITES, ARCTIC DXPEDITION, HIGHLIGHT RSGB'S CONVENTION
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: SOTA SUMMITS BECOME A DOG'S BEST FRIEND

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2291 for Friday September 24th, 2021
09/23/2021 08:13 PM

- 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 THE METEORS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2290 for Friday September 17th, 2021
09/16/2021 07:48 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 TO ITS SYSTEM
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WITH CW, IT'S NO SPEED? NO PROBLEM!

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2289 for Friday September 10th, 2021
09/09/2021 08:07 PM

- 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?

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2288 for Friday September 3rd, 2021
09/02/2021 07:38 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2287 for Friday August 27, 2021
08/26/2021 09:19 PM

- 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
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A SPARK GLOWS BRIGHTLY AT MUSEUM IN FINLAND

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2286 for Friday August 20, 2021
08/19/2021 08:08 PM

- 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 THE CONTACTS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A FRIEND IN NEED

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2285 for Friday August 13, 2021
08/12/2021 09:09 PM

- 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 DX
- KICKER: UP, UP AND AWAY FOR HIS 99th BIRTHDAY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2284 for Friday August 6, 2021
08/05/2021 09:29 PM

- 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 OF DX
- KICKER: TWO FOR THE ROAD

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2283 for Friday July 30, 2021
07/30/2021 06:35 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2282 for Friday July 23, 2021
07/22/2021 07:55 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2281 for Friday July 16, 2021
07/15/2021 07:41 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 TWINS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2280 for Friday July 9, 2021
07/08/2021 07:44 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2279 for Friday July 2, 2021
07/01/2021 10:01 PM

- 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2278 for Friday June 25, 2021
06/24/2021 07:38 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
- KICKER: RADIO RETAILER HAS A FIELD DAY ON FIELD DAY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2277 for Friday June 18, 2021
06/17/2021 07:32 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, A SON AND A REPEATER

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2276 for Friday June 11, 2021
06/10/2021 07:59 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 SMALL STEPS TO FOLLOW SOME BIG FEET

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2275 for Friday June 4, 2021
06/03/2021 08:38 PM

- 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 CELEBRATE ISLANDS' 19th CENTURY KING
- RSGB TO EXPAND NEWS-READER TEAM
- FOX MIKE HOTEL CHALLENGE
- KICKER: RADIO'S BLASTS, NOT NECESSARILY FROM THE PAST

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2274 for Friday May 28, 2021
05/27/2021 10:07 PM

- 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 NET CHANGES CHECK-IN TIME
- GET READY FOR 'TUNE-UP' EVENT
- WEST BENGAL HAMS HELP REUNITE MAN WITH FAMILY
- KICKER: SPACE AGENCY LAUNCHES CONTEST TO NAME SPACECRAFT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2273 for Friday May 21, 2021
05/20/2021 07:33 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 500 RACE
- QSO TODAY VIRTUAL EXPO NEEDS PRESENTERS
- TRANS-ATLANTIC BEACON ON THE AIR IN IRELAND
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: MINNESOTA BIRTHDAY PARTY, HAM RADIO STYLE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2272 for Friday May 14, 2021
05/13/2021 09:06 PM

- 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 APPROACHES FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: RARE GRID HUNTERS FIND THAT THEIR SHIP HAS COME IN

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2271 for Friday May 7, 2021
05/07/2021 06:29 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 TRISTAN WALKER K4LLQ
- VIDEO CELEBRATES UK HAM RADIO DURING PANDEMIC YEAR
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: SHARING THE RAGCHEWS OF A LIFETIME

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2270 for Friday April 30, 2021
04/30/2021 10:44 AM

- 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 ASTRONAUT MICHAEL COLLINS DIES
- KICKER: EARTHBOUND ASTRONAUT OFFERS WELL-GROUNDED OBSERVATIONS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2269 for Friday April 23, 2021
04/22/2021 08:19 PM

- 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 PROBES RELEVANT ISSUES
- PRESENTATIONS NEEDED FOR SOUTH AFRICAN SYMPOSIUM
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A VANISHING FRATERNITY OF RADIO REPAIRMEN

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2268 for Friday April 16 2021
04/15/2021 08:04 PM

- 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 HOLDS DIGITAL GENERAL MEETING
- MEMBERSHIP REBOUNDS IN JAPAN'S RADIO LEAGUE
- KICKER: THE QSL CARD OF A LIFETIME

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2267 for Friday April 9 2021
04/08/2021 09:25 PM

- 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 VAGABOND HAM

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2266 for Friday April 2 2021
04/01/2021 07:57 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 REACH
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: HELPING HIS ALMA MATER GET BACK ON THE AIR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2265 for Friday March 26 2021
03/25/2021 07:54 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 DEPLOYS NEW AMATEUR SATELLITES
- HAM HELPS JAILED MAN RETURN HOME TO NEPAL
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: SOFTWARE DEFINED QSOs? NO FOOLIN' (WELL MAYBE)

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2264 for Friday March 19 2021
03/18/2021 07:50 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
- KICKER: HIS CALL SIGN'S JUST THE TICKET

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2263 for Friday March 12 2021
03/11/2021 07:38 PM

- 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 STATION GOES DX-ING THROUGH TIME

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2262 for Friday March 5 2021
03/04/2021 09:21 PM

- 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
- NOMINATE A YOUNG HAM FOR NEWSLINE'S AWARD
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: DOCUMENTING AN OLD BOAT ANCHOR'S SAIL

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2261 for Friday February 26 2021
02/25/2021 08:12 PM

- 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 PREP FOR DXPEDITION TO WILLIS ISLAND
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: ON MARS, ALL IT TAKES IS A LITTLE INGENUITY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2260 for Friday February 19 2021
02/18/2021 07:46 PM

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 RESPOND TO WINTER WEATHER EXTREMES
- AUSTRALIAN HAM GROUP HELPS MEMBERS SOLVE ACMA ADDRESS REQUIREMENT
- RESEARCHERS DEVELOP SENSITIVE, EFFICIENT TERAHERTZ DETECTOR
- KICKER: A MARS LANDING FOR PENNSYLVANIA CLUB CALL SIGN

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2259 for Friday February 12 2021
02/11/2021 09:06 PM

- 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' EVENT
- CANADIAN SATELLITE CONSTELLATION WOULD PROVIDE NEW INTERNET ACCESS
- RSBG ANNOUNCES AWARD-WINNERS
- WORLD OF DX
- FOX MIKE HOTEL PORTABLE OP CHALLENGE IS RETURNING
- KICKER: RESEARCHERS PUT A NEW SPIN(ACH) ON WIRELESS EMAILING

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2258 for Friday February 5 2021
02/04/2021 07:30 PM

- 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 RESPONSIBILITIES FOR VP8 HAMS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: HIGH-FLYING HUNGER HITS THE ISS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2257 for Friday January 29th 2021
01/28/2021 06:58 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 ZEALAND HAM RADIO
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: IN SWEDEN, A CENTURY OF WISDOM

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2256 for Friday January 22nd 2021
01/21/2021 08:15 PM

- 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 INDIAN RELIGIOUS PILGRIMAGE
- RSGB NOMINATIONS DUE BY JAN. 31
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: LAST HURRAH FOR 'LAST MAN'

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2255 for Friday January 15th 2021
01/14/2021 08:19 PM

- 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 DX
- KICKER: GOT A MINUTE? ER, 59 SECONDS?

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2254 for Friday January 8th 2021
01/07/2021 07:01 PM

- 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 SCOTIA CONTEST WEATHERS THE STORM
- WHEN THE DX FINDS THE DXer IN FINLAND
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: FOR HUNTING DECOY MARKETER, THE COST OF RFI IS DEAR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2253 for Friday January 1st 2021
12/31/2020 07:35 PM

- 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 DX
- KICKER: PARADE OF A LIFETIME HONORS NY AMATEUR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2252 for Friday December 25 2020
12/24/2020 08:15 PM

- 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 DX?

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2251 for Friday December 18 2020
12/18/2020 05:50 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 CHRISTMAS, HAM RADIO STYLE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2250 for Friday December 11 2020
12/10/2020 10:22 PM

- 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2249 for Friday December 4th 2020
12/03/2020 07:30 PM

- 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: HAM RADIO SAVES THE BACON (AND OTHER GROCERIES)

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2248 for Friday November 27th 2020
11/26/2020 07:35 PM

- 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 TO SANTA

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2247 for Friday November 20th 2020
11/19/2020 07:53 PM

- 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

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2246 for Friday November 13th 2020
11/12/2020 07:43 PM

- 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 SISTERHOOD THAT ENDURES

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2245 for Friday November 6th 2020
11/05/2020 08:35 PM

- 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 HOSTS 'RUN FOR THE BACON' CONTEST
- NEW LIST RELEASED OF MOST WANTED DXCC
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: SOME REAL DX WITH THIS ANTENNA UPGRADE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2244 for Friday October 30th 2020
10/29/2020 08:33 PM

- 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
- PENNSYLVANIA AMATEURS CELEBRATE PROFESSIONALS
- APRIL 18 2021: NATIONAL AMATEUR RADIO OPERATORS DAY??
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: AMATEUR PLANS MEMORIAL DXPEDITION TO HONOR SON

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2243 for Friday October 23rd 2020
10/22/2020 07:23 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 UK HAMS, UPGRADES ACHIEVED REMOTELY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN 'MORNING TEA' BECOMES A MARATHON

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2242 for Friday October 16th 2020
10/15/2020 09:30 PM

- 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: COOKING UP A COMING-OF-AGE SPECIAL EVENT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2241 for Friday October 9th 2020
10/08/2020 08:57 PM

- ORLANDO HAMCATION 2021 CANCELLED
- FCC REMOVES AMATEUR ACCESS TO 3.4 GHz BAND'S FREQUENCIES
- IARU REGION 2 ANNOUNCES PROCEDURAL CHANGES
- AUSTRALIAN SCOUTS ACTIVATE FOR SPECIAL EVENT
- ON-AIR EXCITEMENT FOR WORLD'S LARGEST SCOUTING EVENT
- HAMS ON HIGH ALERT DURING SIMULATED EMERGENCY TEST
- SILENT KEY: ARRL NNJ SECTION MANAGER STEVE OSTROVE K2SO
- RESEARCHERS CLAIM 'LIMITLESS' LOW-VOLTAGE POWER SOURCE
- RSGB VIDEOS GO BACK TO BASICS FOR NEWCOMERS
- HAM'S CLOSE ENCOUNTER OF THE MARTIAN KIND
- THAILAND'S KING GETS LICENSE, SHACK AND ON THE AIR
- CALIFORNIA CLUB SERVES AS RADIO AMBASSADORS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN A PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATOR GOES AMATEUR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2240 for Friday October 2nd 2020
10/01/2020 08:19 PM

- THE FCC WEIGHS IN ON AMATEUR ACCESS TOUSE OF 3.4 GHz BAND
- SINGAPORE HAMS OFFER ONLINE COURSE FOR LICENSE
- SOUTH DUBLIN LECTURE SERIES GOES VIRTUAL
- HOSPITAL HELPS WASHINGTON HAMS EXPAND EMCOMM COVERAGE
- AMATEUR TO CAST HER ABSENTEE BALLOT FROM ISS
- AMATEUR SATELLITE MARKS 27 YEARS IN ORBIT
- DELAYED LAUNCH OF 2 CHINESE AMATEUR RADIO SATELLITES
- TELEPHONE PIONEERS DIAL UP ENTHUSIASM FOR QSO PARTY
- WISCONSIN HAM CLUB's MOBILE UNIT GOES PUBLIC
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: HAM TURNS 103 WITH PARADE OF WELL-WISHERS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2239 for Friday September 25 2020
09/24/2020 08:30 PM

- DEMOLITION SET FOR HARA ARENA
- GLOBAL EMERGENCY-PREP PROGRAM SEEKING HAMS
- HOLDING OUT HOPE FOR 'SUPERBATTERY'
- PRIDE RADIO GROUP LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA
- 'GET ON THE AIR' CAMPAIGN DRAWS NATIONAL EXPOSURE, NEW HAMS
- VISITORS' AMATEUR STATION TO SHUT IN SWEDEN
- CITIZEN SCIENCE CONTRIBUTES TO SPACE WEATHER STUDY
- CW CONTEST IS SLOW SPEED BUT FAST-GROWING
- NEW AUSTRALIAN AMATEURS GET NEW ONLINE RESOURCE
- AN AUTUMN ACTIVITY HAMS WILL 'FALL' FOR
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN 40 METERS KIND OF 'GROWS' ON YOU

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2238 for Friday September 18 2020
09/17/2020 07:57 PM

- AMATEURS RESPOND TO WILDFIRES, HURRICANES
- MILLIMETER WAVE RADAR SHOWS PROMISE
- HAMS REUNITE MISSING MAN WITH FAMILY IN INDIA
- IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON HAM RADIO DISCUSSED AT MINI-CONFERENCE
- TWO HAMS IN INDIA SCORE A 'PERSONAL BEST'
- SILENT KEY: BILL SEXTON N1IN, PROMINENT MEMBER OF MARS
- SILENT KEY: AVUTU NAGI REDDY VU2ANI, LEADER IN INDIAN AMATEUR RADIO
- IN THE UK, A 'VIRTUAL' SUCCESS
- CHECK-IN OPPORTUNITIES EXPAND FOR BLIND HAMS DIGITAL NET
- NETS OF NOTE: THE HOTSPOT, PI, SBC AND ZOOM NET
- QSO PARTY WELCOMES NEWCOMERS, PROMISES 'LOW STRESS'
- KICKER: TOWERING MEMORIES STILL STAND TALL

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2237 for Friday September 11 2020
09/10/2020 09:39 PM

- GUILTY VERDICT IN 2018 KILLING OF CALIFORNIA AMATEUR
- RESCUE BY REPEATER FOR TWO U.S. HAMS
- HAM DIES IN FALL FROM TOWER IN MAINE
- MIXED RESPONSE ON FCC'S PROPOSAL FOR HAM RADIO FEES
- REGULATOR PROPOSES REMOVING LICENSE TEST IN BRAZIL
- DOCTORAL CANDIDATE SENDS UP BALLOON FOR THESIS
- UK NET FOR BLIND VETS ADDS DIGITAL OPTION
- POPULAR DIGITAL NET MOVES TO NEW TIME SLOT
- SOUTH AFRICA ANNOUNCES 119 NEWLY LICENSED HAMS
- ARKANSAS HAM OFFERS NEW AMATEUR RADIO TV CHANNEL
- RESEARCHERS FIND WAY TO 'MAP' SPORADIC-E
- KICKER: 2019 YHOTY DHRUV REBBA KC9ZJX GETS ARRL POST

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2236 for Friday September 4 2020
09/03/2020 08:24 PM

- 'NEXT-GENERATION' RADIO SYSTEM ACTIVE ON ISS
- AFTER STORM, LOUISIANA HAMS FOCUS ON SAFE GENERATOR USE
- BREAK-INS AT AUSTRALIAN MARINE DISTRESS RADIO SERVICE
- HAMS SAVOR TRANS-ATLANTIC TRIUMPHS ON 2 METRES
- HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY CONSIDERS VIRTUAL VERSION
- ANTIQUE RADIO CONTEST GETS A 'VIRTUAL' VIEWING
- LONG-RUNNING INTERNATIONAL D-STAR NET IS ON THE MOVE
- STUDENTS CHALLENGED TO BUILD CUBESATS
- AUSTRIAN AMATEUR CLUB GETS READY FOR FIELD DAY
- SPECIAL EVENT MARKS BATTLE OF BRITAIN ANNIVERSARY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: ENGINEER ARNOLD SPIELBERG, FILMMAKER'S FATHER, A SILENT KEY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2235 for Friday August 28 2020
08/27/2020 08:04 PM

- HAMS ACTIVATE AS HURRICANE SLAMS U.S. GULF REGION
- FINANCIAL CRISIS FOR CODE-BREAKERS' HEADQUARTERS
- AMATEUR ACCUSED OF ESPIONAGE IN GREECE
- WEST BENGAL HAM'S DX: FROM INDIA TO ANTARCTICA
- HAMS HELP IN COVID CONTRACT-TRACING
- FOUNDATION ADDS YOUNG CONTESTER TO ITS BOARD
- AUSTRALIAN YL CONTEST BREAKS THE QUARANTINE ICE
- ARRL BOARD SELECTS NEW CEO
- ANOTHER HAM JOINS STARLINER MISSION TO ISS
- HAMS HELP SHARE EXCITEMENT OVER INDY 500 RACE
- WYOMING CLUB EVENT SAYS 'COME AND GET US'
- ENTHUSIASM FOR DUTCH AMATEURS' DATV EXPERIMENT
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A FAREWELL NET FOR SILENT KEY LONNIE BLAND N6RBR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2234 for Friday, August 21, 2020
08/20/2020 08:20 PM

- IARU REGIONS COLLABORATE ON REVIEW OF DIGITAL BAND PLANS
- PUERTO RICO OBSERVATORY ASSESSES DAMAGED REFLECTOR DISH
- NEW ZEALAND YOUNGSTERS PREP FOR FIELD DAY
- SILENT KEY: GLEN ZOOK K9STH
- SILENT KEY: NASA ENGINEER JOHN CHITWOOD K3RGB
- CANADIAN AMATEUR RADIO HALL OF FAME SEEKS NOMINEES
- PRISON FOR HAM AFTER GUILTY PLEA TO PORN CHARGES
- COURT UPHOLDS FCC FEE EXEMPTION TO WIRELESS CARRIERS
- CALIFORNIA HAM CLUB REJUVENATING MEMBERSHIP ONLINE
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: YOUTHFUL OPTIMISM FROM MAXIM AWARD WINNER

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2233 for Friday August 14 2020
08/13/2020 09:24 PM

- QSO TODAY VIRTUAL HAM RADIO EXPO
- HAMS IN SOUTHERN INDIA AID AFTER MONSOONS
- NEW ZEALAND EFFORT EXPLORES WIRELESS POWER DISTRIBUTION
- UK EXAMS ARE BOOKED THROUGH SEPTEMBER
- SWISS AMATEUR RADIO GROUP OFFERS RECRUITMENT INCENTIVES
- SPECIAL EVENT RECALLS 2 DEVASTATING U.S. HURRICANES
- PORTABLE OPERATIONS CONTEST LEVELS THE PLAYING FIELD
- WHITE HOUSE PULLS NOMINATION OF FCC COMMISSIONER
- SOTA ACTIVITY WEEKEND ATTRACTS HAMS IN ENGLAND
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: TRANSMITTING WITH THE POWER OF LOVE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2232 for Friday August 7 2020
08/06/2020 09:15 PM

- SILENT KEY: NEWSLINE'S BOBBY BEST WX4ALA
- U.S. ASTRONAUTS RETURN TO EARTH
- U.S. HAMS ACTIVATE FOR HURRICANE, TORNADO
- PLANE CALLED A 'GAME-CHANGER' FOR SATELLITE LAUNCHES
- AMAZON'S KUIPER SYSTEM GETS FCC'S OK
- SILENT KEY: BOB REYNOLDS WB3DYE
- EXTRA ONLINE SUPPORT FOR NEW HAMS IN THE UK
- EARLY REGISTRATION FOR 2021 YOTA CAMP IN THE AMERICAS
- HE'S LICENSED FOR A LIFELONG LOVE OF RADIO
- THE MILLENNIUM NET GOES QRT
- AMSAT OF SOUTH AFRICA HOSTING SPACE SYMPOSIUM
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN BUILDING A SUPERCAPACITOR BEARS FRUIT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2231 for Friday July 31 2020
07/30/2020 07:31 PM

- ACTIVATIONS ASSIST AS HURRICANE HANNA STRIKES
- AMATEURS IN INDIA STAFF A COVID-19 'WAR ROOM'
- ANTIQUE WIRELESS GROUP PRESENTATIONS GO VIRTUAL
- AMSAT SYMPOSIUM SEEKS PRESENTERS ON SATELLITE TOPICS
- NEW ZEALAND HAMS GET 3-MONTH EXTENSION FOR 60M BAND
- SILENT KEY: GRADY FERGUSON W5FU
- IN INDIA, A REUNION AMID A PANDEMIC
- CHANGES MADE TO AUSTRALIAN CALL SIGNS
- 2ND SATELLITE JOINS EUROPEAN DATA RELAY SYSTEM
- MAINE TO GET STATE'S FIRST CUBESAT
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: HE'S DOWNRIGHT PROPER ABOUT PROPAGATION

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2230 for Friday July 24 2020
07/23/2020 09:18 PM

- TOKYO HAMFAIR CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 CONCERNS
- HAMS IN PERU ASSIST DISTRESSED AIR AMBULANCE
- ON THE TRAIL OF 'PARASITE ANTENNAS'
- MARS INTEROPERABILITY EXERCISE SCALES DOWN
- CHANGES FOR ILLINOIS D-STAR NET
- AMSAT LAUNCHES REFLECTOR FOR D-STAR USERS
- SIGNAL REPORTING NETWORK EXPANDS IN WESTERN AUSTRALIA
- SILENT KEYS: TWO FROM LONG ISLAND MOBILE AMATEUR RADIO CLUB
- LOCKDOWN BOOSTS ROSTER OF HAMS IN UK
- HAM RADIO ASTRONAUTS TAKE 300th U.S. SPACEWALK
- AUSTRALIAN AMATEURS PUBLISH FREE DOWNLOADABLE E-MAGAZINE
- NO RE-ELECTION BID FOR ARRL GREAT LAKES DIVISION EXEC
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT? TRY AN ARDUINO NANO

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2229 for Friday July 17, 2020
07/16/2020 07:51 PM

- YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR: MEET CHRIS BRAULT KD8YVJ
- HAMS FILE OBJECTION TO SHORTWAVE PLANS NEAR CHICAGO
- GALWAY DIGITAL RADIO GROUP COMPLETES DMR NETWORK
- HAMS PAY TRIBUTE TO HISTORY'S 'BUFFALO SOLDIERS'
- NEW ZEALAND RADIO OPERATORS FIND BIG POWER IN QRP
- AMSAT-DL EYES EUROPEAN MOON LANDER FOR TRANSPONDER
- TWO EVENTS OFFER HAMS A VARIED VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE
- SILENT KEY: MICHAEL JOHN CALHOUN KI4KIC
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: NO GARDEN-VARIETY MESSAGES IN TOMATOES' TRANSMISSIONS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2228 for Friday July 10 2020
07/09/2020 08:31 PM

- SAILOR IN DISTRESS GETS HAM RADIO HELP
- SWISS SOTA ACTIVATORS MARK 15 YEARS ON AIR
- WIRELESS INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA MEETING SET THIS MONTH
- TOWERING OPPOSITION FOR VERMONT HAM'S PLANS
- UK REGULATORS DELAY RADIO SWITCHOVER TO DIGITAL
- KIDS' CW CLUB GETS VANITY CALL SIGN
- NEW ARES TO SERVE RURAL WEST VIRGINIA
- IARU NAMES NEW COORDINATOR OF ELECTROMAGNETIC COMPATIBILITY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: EXCHANGING VOWS AND SIGNAL REPORTS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2227 for Friday July 3 2020
07/02/2020 10:00 PM

- NO 'NIGHT OF NIGHTS' EVENT AT HISTORIC MORSE STATION
- SOTA ENTHUSIASM REACHES NEW HEIGHTS IN EUROPE
- HAMS IN INDIA KEEP WATCH DURING QUARANTINE
- SILENT KEY: FORMER NEWSLINE ANCHOR DON CARLSON KQ6FM
- MOVING DAY FOR HAM EXHIBIT AT NASA FACILITY
- CHINESE LAUNCH COMPLETES NETWORK OF NAVIGATION SATELLITES
- ADVOCATE SPEAKS OUT FOR INDIAN SATELLITE USE
- CQ MAGAZINE NAMES NEW CONTESTING EDITOR
- NETS OF NOTE: THE BBC BROADCASTERS NET
- INTREPID-DX GROUP HOLDING YOUTH ESSAY CONTEST
- USING PUBLICITY TO BOOST AMATEUR RADIO
- WORLD OF DX
- SPECIAL EVENT N4J - HF BANDS BECOME WEDDING BANDS
- KICKER: HIKER'S TRAIL LEADS TO RESCUE BY RADIO

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2226 for Friday June 26 2020
06/25/2020 08:05 PM

- HAMS AT HOME WITH FIELD DAY 2020
- IN-PERSON EXAMS RETURN TO AUSTRALIA
- MORE AMATEUR RADIO EVENTS MOVE TO ONLINE PLATFORMS
- VINTAGE RADIO MUSEUM CURATOR BECOMES SILENT KEY
- HAMS HELP INDIAN YOUNGSTER REJOIN FAMILY
- RESEARCHERS FIND POWER IN TROPICAL HUMIDITY
- REMEMBERING ARIZONA'S FIREFIGHTING HEROES
- HAM GROUPS NEED HELP GETTING THE (PRINT) WORD OUT
- 'CLUBS AS HUBS' PLAN DESIGNED TO REVIVE UK RADIO
- WORLD OF DX
- IN FINANCE, THEY'RE TRADING THEIR MODE OF TRANSMISSION

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2225 for Friday June 19 2020
06/18/2020 08:37 PM

- MUST-SEE TV: HIGH-FLYING HAMS WALK IN SPACE
- SOLAR ORBITER MAKES CLOSEST APPROACH TO SUN
- NEW ENTITY CREATED TO OVERSEE ASTRONAUT-STUDENT QSOS
- SPEEDWAY SPECIAL EVENT STARTS ITS ENGINES
- BAVARIAN CLUB OFFERS FRIEDRICHSHAFEN ALTERNATIVE
- VIRTUAL HAM EXPO SET FOR AUGUST
- NEW LEADERSHIP FOR HAMVENTION
- IRELAND GETS NEW NATIONAL RADIO SOCIETY
- REWARDS FOR GOOD OPERATING BEHAVIOR
- DREAMS OF A SUMMER HAM CAMP DOWN UNDER
- WORLD OF DX
- UP UP AND AWAY - TO VICTORY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2224 for Friday, June 12, 2020
06/11/2020 09:34 PM

- WELCOMING SOLAR CYCLE 25 - AT LAST
- WILDLIFE DRAMAS IN HAMS' CYCLONE RESCUES
- YOUNG WOULD-BE HAM DESIGNS HIS FIRST YAGI
- HAM EXPO 2020 CANCELLED IN FRANCE
- U.S. SOTA ENTHUSIASTS PROCEED WITH NEW ENGLAND CAMPOUT
- FREE ONLINE TRAINING DRAWS RECORD NUMBERS IN UK
- WEEKLY SIDEBAND CONTEST LAUNCHED TO SHARPEN SKILLS
- AMERICAS YOTA CAMP IS ABOUT TO OPEN - VIRTUALLY
- JAMMING PLAGUES CHICAGO POLICE RADIOS
- TOP HONOR FOR AUSTRALIA'S ARISS LINCHPIN
- NEWSLINE REMEMBERS BILL PASTERNAK WA6ITF

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2223 for Friday June 5 2020
06/04/2020 09:52 PM

- HISTORIC SPACE LAUNCH FROM U.S. SOIL
- STUDENTS COMPETE IN CROSS-CONTINENT SPACE RACE
- HAM IN UTAH SUMMONS RESCUERS TO MINIVAN IN RIVER
- NEW YORK AMATEURS GIVE 24,447 ON-AIR 'THANK YOUS'
- RECORD-SETTING CONTACT ON UHF FOR POLAND, CAPE VERDE ISLANDS
- IRISH HAM GROUP ISSUES WORLDWIDE CHALLENGE
- NETS OF NOTE: INFORMATION AS AN AGENT OF HEALING
- SILENT KEY: CALIFORNIA'S WILLIAM MAHNCKE KB6QEX
- TEMPORARY WAIVERS GRANTED FOR FIELD DAY HOME STATIONS
- WORLD OF DX
- BOUNCING BACKWARDS ON KANGAROO ISLAND

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2222 for Friday May 29 2020
05/28/2020 10:39 PM

- HYTERA'S U. S. SUBSIDIARY FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY PROTECTION
- SLOW-SCAN TV ASSISTS FAMILIES AFTER INDIAN CYCLONE
- RUSSIAN SATELLITE ENABLES RECORD-SETTING QSO
- HAMFEST INDIA CANCELS NOVEMBER EVENT
- MORE AMATEUR ACTIVITIES SWITCH TO VIRTUAL EVENTS
- VIRTUAL TEAMS TAKE ON 100WAW TUNE-UP
- LI CW CLUB LAUNCHES YL-ONLY CODE CLASS
- HAMS REPORT FIRST CONTACT ON FT8 USING MOONBOUNCE
- UK TESTING ROLLS OUT AUTOMATED RESERVATIONS
- COUNTDOWN FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- MICROWAVE SIGNAL TRACED TO MASSIVE BLACK HOLE
- RSGB SEEKS INTERFERENCE REPORTS FROM AMATEURS
- COURT OKS SALVAGE OF TITANIC'S TELEGRAPH STATION
- WORLD OF DX
- MOUNTAINTOP MEMORIES FOR COLORADO AMATEUR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2221 for Friday May 22 2020
05/21/2020 10:06 PM

- ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON SEEN AS MORE ACTIVE
- INDIAN AMATEURS PREP FOR MONSOON SEASON
- FLORIDA HAMS READY FOR HISTORIC LAUNCH OF U.S. ASTRONAUTS
- HAM SENDS MICROWAVE-BEAM EXPERIMENT INTO SPACE
- HAM HOLIDAY CONFERENCE GOES ONLINE, HAMCON 2020 CANCELLED
- RSGB SEEKS INTERFERENCE REPORTS FROM AMATEURS
- NETWORK RENEWS 'LAST MAN STANDING' FOR 3RD SEASON ON FOX
- DEADLINE IS HERE FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR NOMINATIONS
- AUSTRALIA'S AMATEURS ASKED TO SHARE VIEWS ON 60M USE
- COLLINS AND L3HARRIS SHARE $203M ARMY RADIO CONTRACT
- CQ MAGAZINE GIVES RADIO AMATEURS TOP HONORS
- SILENT KEY: THERESA MARIE KORN K7JGU
- SILENT KEY: WEATHER-WATCHER HERB SCHOENBOHM KV4FZ
- WORLD OF DX
- A NET GAIN FOR YOUNG NEW ZEALAND AMATEUR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2220 for Friday May 15 2020
05/14/2020 08:45 PM

- TOWERS AROUND THE WORLD UNDER ASSAULT
- FOR THESE HAMS, ASTRONOMY MEETS AMATEUR RADIO
- STUDY EXPLORES WAYS TO BROADEN SIGNAL DETECTION
- RADIO FRIENDSHIP REKINDLED FROM CANADA TO AUSTRALIA
- SILENT KEY: PORTUGAL'S PEDRO CARVALHO CT1DBS
- YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR LENDS HELPING HAND
- YOTA SUMMER CAMP CANCELLED BUT OTHER EVENTS CONTINUE
- HAMS IN AUSTRALIA MARK WORLD TELECOMMUNICATION AND INFO SOCIETY DAY
- 'DAY OF THE YLs' CONTEST GEARS UP FOR LATE MAY
- MAKING A CONTACT WITH HUSKY-SAT 1
- WORLD OF DX
- CALIFORNIA HAMS PUT 'SOCIAL' BACK INTO 'SOCIAL DISTANCING'

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2219 for Friday May 8 2020
05/07/2020 09:23 PM

- LICENSE TEST IN LOCKDOWN GETS CREATIVE IN NORWAY
- MUSEUM SHIPS WEEKEND CANCELLED
- HAM-COM CANCELLED; IOTA AND MICROHAMS GOING FORWARD
- TRAPPED MAN RESCUED FROM AMATEUR RADIO TOWER
- FIRST ARISS CONTACT WITH MULTIPOINT TELEBRIDGE
- FCC ADOPTS NEW SEAL TO PREP FOR RELOCATION
- NEWSLINE SEEKS 'YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR' FOR 2020
- EXPANDED 6M ACCESS IN GERMANY
- SPACE AGENCIES ANNOUNCE GLOBAL HACKATHON
- FCC OKs UNLICENSED OPERATIONS ON 6GHz BAND
- NEW ZEALAND YL GROUP STRUGGLING TO SURVIVE
- WORLD OF DX
- FROM A QUICK CONTACT TO AN ENDURING ONE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2218 for Friday May 1 2020
04/30/2020 08:42 PM

- AUSTRALIA AMATEUR, FRIEND DISAPPEAR ON CAMPING TRIP
- VENTILATOR DESIGN STILL EYES AGENCY APPROVAL
- SURGE IN CANDIDATES FOR FOUNDATION ONLINE COURSES
- AMATEUR TAKES AUSTRALIA'S FIRST ONLINE EXAM
- SILENT KEY: LIMARC MAINSTAY DICK KNADLE K2RIW
- CLOSE ENCOUNTER OF THE MILITARY KIND
- FINAL WEEKS TO NOMINATE YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- AWARD RECOGNIZES SATELLITE OPERATORS' ACHIEVEMENTS
- HAMS COACH CALIFORNIA RESIDENTS ON USE OF GMRS
- SOME HAM RADIO ACTIVITIES ARE STILL GOING ON
- LIGHTHOUSE ACTIVATIONS READY TO HAPPEN IN AUGUST
- KICKER: CANADIAN AMATEUR FINDS A 'ZOMBIE' IN THE SKY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2217 for Friday April 24 2020
04/23/2020 08:07 PM

- LOCKDOWN GETS CREATIVE FOR SOTA OPERATORS
- QUARANTINE INSPIRES NEW CERTIFICATE FOR UK HAMS
- HAMS IN INDIA AID STRANDED CANCER PATIENTS
- RADIO OUTREACH PUTS MORE HAMS ON THE AIR
- NEW D-STAR NET STARTS UP IN AUSTRALIA
- FCC APPROVES 5G USE OF 'L-BAND' FREQUENCIES
- NEWSLINE'S YHOTY SEARCH CONTINUES
- SILENT KEY: MICHIGAN RADIO MAINSTAY JOHN MC DONOUGH WB8RCR
- LEGENDARY RADIO CAROLINE FOUNDER DIES
- CROSS-ATLANTIC TRIP FOR TROPO
- SIMPLEX FM NET EXPANDING IN PENNSYLVANIA
- WORLD OF DX
- MOVIE MAGIC IN A STORY STARRING AMATEUR RADIO

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The following is the short film referenced in the final story for this week:

After repairing his HAM radio using parts found in the forest, a recluse radio operator receives a distress call from a stranded Soviet cosmonaut in orbit.


Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2216 for Friday April 17 2020
04/17/2020 08:09 AM

- HAM RADIO FRIEDRICHSHAFEN IS CANCELLED
- AMATEURS ASSIST DURING ALABAMA STORMS
- NY HAMS PREPARE A RADIO THANK-YOU TO PANDEMIC HEROES
- ARMED FORCES DAY CROSSBAND TEST CANCELLED
- YOTA REGION 2 SUMMER CAMP CANCELLED
- FCC TO ACT ON FUTURE OF 6 GHz BAND
- TOWERS DESTROYED BY FIRE IN NETHERLANDS
- IN SEARCH OF NEWSLINE'S YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- NEW HAM ON BOARD THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION
- AUSTRALIAN CALL SIGN SUFFIX PROPOSAL UNDER REVIEW
- WIA POLL SEEKS INPUT ON FOUNDATION LICENCE SYLLABUS
- SPACE STATION 'STORY TIME' TELLS A HAM RADIO TALE
- NEW DIRECTOR FOR CQ WPX CONTESTS
- WORLD OF DX
- PLANNING FOR THE MOST "DX" OF THE DXPEDITIONS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2215 for Friday April 10 2020
04/09/2020 09:14 PM

- CALIFORNIA HAM SAVED BY THE SAFETY NET
- NETS PROVIDE WELLNESS, FRIENDSHIP CHECKS DURING PANDEMIC
- WEST BENGAL HAMS SAFEGUARDING PUBLIC HEALTH
- NEW ZEALAND MEMORIAL MARATHON RETURNS
- NEWSLINE'S CLUB TO ACTIVATE WA6ITF TO SUPPORT QSO PARTY
- STILL TIME TO NOMINATE YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- DURING PANDEMIC, A GESTURE OF CONCERN
- SILENT KEY: DXer, CONTESTER JIM McCOBB K1LU
- BRITISH LICENCE CANDIDATES PREP FOR ONLINE TESTING
- CALIFORNIA AMATEUR MAKING 2ND BID FOR STATE OFFICE
- WORLD OF DX
- WITH HAM RADIO, YOU'RE NEVER ALONE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2214 for Friday April 3 2020
04/02/2020 09:06 PM

- 'VIRTUAL TESTING' DAWNS FOR LICENSES AMID PANDEMIC
- SOCIAL-MEDIA MENTORIING IN INDIA FOR HAM HOPEFULS
- ANSWERING THE QRZ OF A 'Z M' CONTACT IN NEW ZEALAND
- SEA-PAC CANCELLED IN OREGON
- LIGHTHOUSE WEEKEND ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS FOR LATE-SUMMER EVENT
- YLS CHOSEN FOR LEADERSHIP SPOTS IN BRAZIL
- IN SEARCH OF YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR FOR 2020
- END OF ORBIT FOR VENEZUELAN TELECOMMUNICATIONS SATELLITE
- MARKING WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY, EVEN WITHOUT HF
- SILENT KEY: FORMER DXCC ADMINISTRATOR DON SEARCH W3AZD
- WORLD OF DX
- APRIL FOOL'S - IT'S PIERRE PULLINMYLEG

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2213 for Friday March 27th 2020
03/27/2020 07:16 AM

- HamSCI'S VIRTUAL WORKSHOP ATTRACTS INTERNATIONAL 'ATTENDANCE’
- HAMVENTION'S READY TO PARTY
- INDONESIAN SATELLITE SENDS MESSAGE OF HOPE
- NY AMATEURS TEACH CW TO SCHOOL KIDS ONLINE
- IARU REGION 1 ASKS SOCIETIES TO REVIEW FIELD DAY PLANS
- HAMS THROUGHOUT U.S. MIDWEST CANCEL PLANS
- COVID-19 CLAIMS LIFE of PROMINENT HAM IN PHILIPPINES
- NEWSLINE IN SEARCH OF TALENTED YOUNG AMATEUR
- FT8 OPERATORS LOG 100 DXCC ENTITIES
- MEMORIAL DXPEDITION RECREATES ADVENTURER'S TRAVELS
- FORMER QUARTZFEST ORGANIZER BECOMES SILENT KEY
- UK TAKES ANOTHER LOOK AT EMF DANGERS
- SPECIAL EVENT ACTIVATION HONORS GERMAN HAM RADIO SOCIETY
- A CONSTELLATION OF COSTS FOR HIGH-FLYING SHACK

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2212 for Friday March 20th 2020
03/19/2020 09:37 PM

- DAYTON HAMVENTION CANCELLED
- PLANS GO FORWARD FOR FRIEDRICHSHAFEN IN GERMANY
- GEORGIA HOSPITAL NET MAKES BIG CONNECTIONS
- UPDATE ON AUSTRALIAN LICENSE RENEWALS
- A HIGH-FLYING SHACK TAILOR-MADE FOR THE ISS
- THE MARKET IS BRIGHT FOR SDR
- IN SEARCH OF YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR FOR 2020
- LOUISIANA HAM FINED $18,000 BY FCC
- TIME FOR RSGB MEMBERS TO VOTE
- COLLEGE STUDENTS' CUBESATS CHOSEN BY NASA
- EMERGENCY-RESPONSE SKILLS GET FINE-TUNED IN CARIBBEAN
- WORLD OF DX
- IN SEATTLE, RFI GOES UNDERGROUND

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2211 for Friday March 13th 2020
03/13/2020 06:40 AM

- CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS CAUSE CANCELLATIONS
- SILENT KEY: HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY'S PHIL LEWIS N2MUN
- SKYWARN TRAINING BEGINS IN MASSACHUSETTS
- WWII VETS HONORED DURING FLORIDA SPECIAL EVENT
- GET READY FOR WIA'S ANNUAL CONFERENCE
- SEEKING 2020 YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- A CUBESAT WITH DREAMS OF MEMES
- PORTUGUESE HAMS PROPOSE OVERHAUL FOR CALL SIGNS, LICENSES
- AUSTRALIA CHANGING TERMS OF RECIPROCAL LICENSES
- NEW ZEALAND DEFENCE FORCE GETTING NEW HF RADIOS
- U.S. ARMY RETHINKS ITS USE OF RADIOS
- WORLD OF DX
- 'NOW VOYAGER' - AN ANTENNA UPGRADE AS BIG AS THE UNIVERSE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2210 for Friday March 6th 2020
03/05/2020 09:02 PM

- STABBING CLAIMS LIFE OF CALIFORNIA AMATEUR
- CORONAVIRUS CONCERN POSTPONES KIRIBATI ACTIVATION
- VOA 'CURTAIN ARRAY ANTENNA' IS HISTORY LESSON
- HAMVENTION ANNOUNCES AWARD WINNERS
- SILENT KEY: GEORGE MUHA N2XM
- SILENT KEY: CQ MAGAZINE'S EDDIE DE YOUNG KS4AA
- FCC OKS PLAN TO PAY SATELLITE COMPANIES FOR FREQUENCIES
- LOOKING FOR THIS YEAR'S YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- 36TH ANNUAL CHARLESTON HAMFEST READY TO ROLL
- INDIAN SPACE CONCLAVE HIGHLIGHTS SATELLITE USE
- DISASTER PREPAREDNESS, GMRS-STYLE
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: NEVER TOO LATE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2209 for Friday February 28th 2020
02/27/2020 08:33 PM

- CHALLENGES FOR SOUTH ORKNEY DXPEDITIONERS
- A MILESTONE FOR WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA D-STAR NET
- SILENT KEY: CONNIE BALLANTYNE KB0ZSG
- FCC REJECTS CALIF. HAM'S RENEWAL APPLICATION
- 'SMART METER' INTERFERENCE STILL AN ISSUE FOR ST. KITTS
- INSTITUTE FOR BROADCASTING TECHNOLOGY TO SHUT
- FOR THE ISS, ANTENNA ASSISTANCE FROM THE UK
- NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR
- NZART LOOKING FOR HISTORIAN FOR NEW ZEALAND'S RADIO STORY
- MAINE EMERGENCY NETWORK EXPANDS
- FINDING (AND RESCUING) NEMO
- A TOWERING VICTORY IN PENNSYLVANIA
- WORLD OF DX
- ELECTRICITY THAT COMES FROM THIN AIR

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2208 for Friday February 21st 2020
02/20/2020 09:45 PM

- MOTOROLA WINS $765 MILLION IN LAWSUIT AGAINST HYTERA
- FCC'S COMMENT DEADLINE ON 5.9 GHz IS MARCH 6
- CHECKING IN WITH A MARATHON CHALLENGE
- AMSAT'S OSCAR 85 REACHES END OF ITS MISSION
- THIS BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION IS A MAINE EVENT
- COLLEGE RADIO CLUB MARKS CENTENNIAL
- PROGRESS FOR STUDENT-BUILT SATELLITE IN ARIZONA
- PHOENIX CUBESAT NEEDS HAMS TO TRACK ITS PATH
- SILENT KEY: GERALD KLATZKO ZS6BTD, ARISS TELEBRIDGE OPERATOR
- AM QSO PARTY IS A HIT WITH HAMS
- MUSEUM RAISES FUNDS AND RADIO-CONSCIOUSNESS
- MANITOBA AMATEUR HONORED FOR RADIO EFFORTS IN CANADA
- CONSIDER A LIGHTHOUSE QTH ON PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
- WORLD OF DX
- FASTER THAN THE SPEED OF FLIGHT

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2207 for Friday February 14th 2020
02/14/2020 07:38 AM

- NEW QUESTIONS RAISED OVER TESTING FOR RF EXPOSURE
- HAMS IN INDIA FIELD-TEST FLOOD, CYCLONE READINESS
- THAILAND PREPS FOR YOUNG AMATEURS' RADIO CAMP
- CALIF. MARINES LOG DX CONTACT ON HF MOBILE
- MARINES CONSIDER HF FOR ALTERNATE COMBAT COMMUNICATIONS
- WITH THANKS FROM WA6ITF - REMEMBERING BILL PASTERNAK
- BAND PLAN COMMENTS DUE BY FEB. 19th
- A NEW VOYAGE (ON LAND) FOR RECORD-SETTING YL
- BUILDING A RADIO COMMUNITY, ONE HUT AT A TIME
- WORLD OF DX
- REALLY PUTTING THE "D" INTO "DX"

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2206 for February 7 2020
02/06/2020 08:11 PM

- FCC APPOINTS FIRST FEMALE CHIEF TECH OFFICER
- NAVAJO CODE TALKER JOE VANDEVER DIES AT AGE 96
- NEWSLINE's 2018 YHOTY IS A DAYTON KEYNOTER
- HAMS CREDITED WITH HELPING AVERT BUSHFIRE TRAGEDIES
- AMSAT ELECTS NEW PRESIDENT
- NEW ZEALAND SUMMIT OUTING ACTIVATES FRIENDSHIP
- FOUNDATION FOR AMATEUR RADIO OFFERS SCHOLARSHIPS
- SCHOOL CLUB ROUNDUP HAPPENING FEBRUARY 10th-14th
- A MILITARY VET'S BIG FOOTBALL SCORE
- FRANCE CRACKS DOWN ON MARITIME RADIO INTERFERENCE
- WORKING GROUP TACKLES GROWING INTERFERENCE IN SPAIN
- AMAZON BEGINS HIRING FOR MASSIVE SATELLITE PROJECT
- PENNSYLVANIA CLUB PROPOSES NET ON 2M SIMPLEX
- WORLD OF DX
- WEATHER NEWS FROM THE UNDERGROUND

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2205 for Friday January 31st 2020
01/30/2020 09:18 PM

- HAMS STEP IN TO ASSIST AFTER TURKEY'S EARTHQUAKE
- TURKEY'S QUAKE BELIEVED TO SHAKE UP PROPAGATION FOR NET
- PILOTS ON ALERT DURING U.S. NAVY JAMMING EXERCISE
- DXPEDITIONER RESPONDS TO HAMS WHO ACKNOWLEDGED SON'S DEATH
- HAMS MARK ANNIVERSARY OF LITTLE-KNOWN WORLD WAR TWO BATTLE
- AMATEUR RADIO NEWSLINE CELEBRATES BILL PASTERNAK WA6ITF
- FCC APPROVES PART OF 9 CENTIMETER BAND FOR WIRELESS
- BAVARIAN CONTEST CLUB CHOOSES NEW PRESIDENT
- A DOUBLE CELEBRATION FOR AMATEURS IN POLAND
- SUCCESSFUL FIELD TEST FOR HAMS IN INDIA
- GET READY FOR THE VP8PJ DXPEDITION
- WORLD OF DX
- WHEN YOUR 'BENCH' IS OUT IN SPACE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2204 for Friday January 24th 2020
01/23/2020 08:52 PM

- ARRL VOTE OUSTS CEO HOWARD MICHEL WB2ITX
- U.S. MILITARY REPORTEDLY SCAMMED BY ANTENNA DEAL
- YEAR-LONG EVENT CELEBRATES THE DAWN OF SDR
- RADIO GETS READY FOR ANNUAL AM RALLY
- GERMAN AMATEURS GRANTED ACCESS TO 4 METRE FREQUENCIES
- NETS OF NOTE: THE HAM STRINGS NET
- AUSTRALIA CELEBRATES OSCAR 5'S 50th ANNIVERSARY
- YOUTH CAMP GETS MATCHING DONATIONS
- FRIENDS HELP FULFILL DREAM HELD BY A SILENT KEY
- TIGHTER SECURITY SURROUNDS SWEDISH LICENSES
- WORLD OF DX
- DIVING DEEP FOR ‘THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS RADIO’

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2203 for Friday January 17th 2020
01/16/2020 08:53 PM

- TRAGIC DROWNING HALTS ROTUMA DXPEDITION
- HAMS STEP UP AFTER PHILIPPINE VOLCANO ERUPTS
- AMATEURS HELP IN POST-QUAKE PUERTO RICO
- SILENT KEY: SULTAN QABOOS BIN SAID A41AA
- SILENT KEY: DXER PETER GLASMACHER DK5DC/AA6M
- HAM LOSES BATTLE TO BUILD TOWER OUTSIDE MASSACHUSETTS HOME
- ROOSTING VULTURES CAUSE TROUBLE FOR TEXAS TOWER
- HAMS KEEP WATCHFUL EYE AT INDIA'S GANGA SAGAR MELA
- WALMART GRANT ASSISTS NEW MEXICO HAM CLUB PROJECT
- YOTA STATIONS IN THE AMERICAS COUNT NEARLY 12,500 QSOs
- AURORA BOREALIS A BRIGHT SPOT FOR EYEBALL QSOS
- RADIO SOCIETY PRESENTS FIRST MEMORIAL TROPHY
- WORD OF DX
- HAM IS AT HOME BEING ‘CITIZEN OF THE YEAR’

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2202 for Friday January 10th 2020
01/10/2020 06:42 AM

- EARTHQUAKE RATTLES PUERTO RICO
- FLOOD-STRICKEN INDONESIA RELIES ON HAMS
- SOTA OPERATORS TURN TALENTS TOWARD BUSH FIRE CRISIS
- CLASS WAS IN SESSION AT HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY
- SOUTH AFRICAN OPERATOR QUALIFIES FOR DXCC AWARD ON 2M
- YL RAISA SHARES HER RADIO JOURNEY VIA YOUTUBE
- TUNISIAN AMATEURS GAIN INDIVIDUAL LICENCES
- HAMS REGAIN ABILITY TO SEARCH FOR AVAILABLE AUSTRALIAN CALL SIGNS
- SILENT KEY: PACKET RADIO PIONEER DAVE EDMUNDS VK4FUY
- PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND GETS A SECTION OF ITS OWN
- DX HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS DUE SOON
- WORLD OF DX
- SRI LANKAN AMATEUR'S NOVEL RECOMMENDATION

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2201 for Friday January 3rd 2020
01/03/2020 06:22 AM

- AS AUSTRALIA'S BUSH FIRES INTENSIFY, HAMS RAMP UP EFFORTS
- HAMS REUNITE MENTALLY DISABLED MAN WITH FAMILY
- NEWSLINE'S YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR CHOSEN FOR MLK JR. AWARD
- INDIA PREPARES TO LAUNCH STUDENT-BUILT MINI-SATELLITE
- TROPO CREDITED FOR NEW UHF WORLD RECORD FROM SCOTLAND
- SILENT KEY: WALTER WENZEL KA2RGI
- IARU GAINS NEW EMCOMM COORDINATOR IN NETHERLANDS
- COMMUNITY SCIENCE PROJECT BUILDS BACKYARD RADIO TELESCOPES
- NONPROFIT GROUP THAT DISTRIBUTED RADIOS SET TO CLOSE
- TEST-TAKERS SCORE BIG ON AMATEUR RADIO EXAM IN CUBA
- WORLD OF DX
- COLLEGIATE FOOTBALL SCORES A BIG INSPIRATION FOR RADIO

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