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The K7RA Solar Update
05/14/2022 09:17 AM

We saw some evidence of sporadic-e propagation this week on 6 and 10 meters, always surprising and exciting.

Solar activity was about the same as last week, at least going by the numbers.

Average daily sunspot numbers rose slightly from 68.6 to 74.4, while average daily solar flux only budged from 120 to 120.3.

Geomagnetic indicators were quieter, with average daily planetary A index shifting from...


Listen to ARRL Audio News for May 13, 2022
05/13/2022 02:54 PM

The latest edition of ARRL Audio News podcast for May 13, 2022 is available for listening now. This week's edition includes an update for the upcoming Dayton Hamvention®, an announcement for the Armed Forces Day Cross-Band Exercise which be held on May 14, and much more.

ARRL Audio News is a summary of the week’s top news stories in the world of amateur radio, along with interviews and other fe...


ARES® Activated in Oklahoma for Tornado Clean-Up Communications
05/12/2022 03:15 PM

To help with emergency communications support following an outbreak of tornadoes that hit this past week, the Oklahoma Department of Emergency of Management and Homeland Security requested support from the Oklahoma Amateur Radio Emergency Service® (ARES®).

During the first week of May, 12 tornadoes touched down in the central and eastern parts of Oklahoma. The tornado that struck Seminole, Oklah...


Día del Radioaficionado Celebrated May 10, 2022 in Puerto Rico
05/12/2022 03:14 PM

On May 10, 2022, radio amateurs in Puerto Rico celebrated 25 years of Día del Radioaficionado (Puerto Rico Amateur Radio Operator Day). The day was designated the second Tuesday in May by Law 50 of June 7, 1996. The Governor of Puerto Rico, Pedro Pierluisi, issued a proclamation to honor the event. Radio amateurs took to social media and the airwaves to celebrate and send good wishes. A special...


Get To 2022 Dayton Hamvention® -- May 20-22
05/12/2022 03:03 PM

The 2022 Dayton Hamvention®, among the world's largest annual amateur radio gatherings, is ready to celebrate its 70th Anniversary event, May 20 - 22, at the Greene County Fairgrounds and Expo Center in Xenia, Ohio. Organizers report that brisk advance sales of tickets and reservations for inside exhibit booths and flea market spaces are an indication that Hamvention 2022 is headed for success....


Annual Armed Forces Day Cross-Band Exercise Set for May 14
05/12/2022 08:57 AM

The US Department of Defense will host this year’s Armed Forces Day (AFD) Cross-Band Test on Saturday, May 14. While Armed Forces Day is May 21, the AFD cross-band military-amateur radio event traditionally takes place 1 week earlier to avoid any conflict with the Dayton Hamvention®. The event is open to all radio amateurs.

The AFD Cross-Band Test is two-way communications exercise between milit...


FCC Has Resolved Technical Issues and Resumes Processing Amateur Radio License Applications
05/09/2022 04:35 PM

Updated 5/9/2022

The ARRL Volunteer Examiner Coordinator (VEC) reports that the FCC Universal Licensing System (ULS) electronic batch filing (EBF) system is back online and functioning normally. A message sent by the FCC ULS EBF Team to VECs explains that the technical issues with ULS EBF filing are resolved, and that VECs may resume submitting files containing amateur radio license applications...


ARRL RF Safety Committee Members To Be Honored By The Radio Society of Great Britain
05/06/2022 12:39 PM
Chairman of the ARRL RF Safety Committee (RFSC) Gregory D. Lapin, N9GL, Ph.D, P.E., will receive an award at the 2022 Dayton Hamvention® from the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB). He will receive the Founders' Trophy, recognizing his outstanding service to the society. He will also be accepting awards for committee members Kai Siwiak, KE4PT; Ric Tell, K5UJU, and Matt Butcher, KC3WD.

Along w...
ARRL Forum at Hamvention Will Include FCC Enforcement Bureau's Lark Hadley, KA4A
05/06/2022 12:27 PM

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Enforcement Bureau Regional Director Lark Hadley, KA4A, will participate in an ARRL-sponsored forum at Dayton Hamvention® on Saturday, May 21, 2022. The forum, "Good Operators and the ARRL Volunteer Monitor (VM) Program" will be led by Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH, who heads the VM Program - a joint initiative between ARRL and the FCC to enhance compliance ...


The K7RA Solar Update
05/06/2022 09:07 AM

www.spaceweather.com reported on May 4 at 0859 UTC that an M5 solar flare erupted from sunspot group AR3004, causing a shortwave radio

blackout over the Middle East and Africa.

Please see https://bit.ly/3vKzelk

A recent flare update:

https://bit.ly/3OXvuo8

Solar activity was lower this week, even though we could see
sunspots every day.

Average daily sunspot numbers dropped from 109.3 to 68.6, while
ave...


Mobile App Available to Navigate 2022 Dayton Hamvention
05/04/2022 09:25 AM

Radio Amateurs to Participate in MARS Interoperability Exercise in May
04/29/2022 04:41 PM

Members of the Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) will conduct an HF skills exercise from Monday night, May 2 through Saturday, May 7, 2022 to practice interoperability with the amateur radio community.

A 60-meter high-power broadcast will begin on May 3 at 0200 UTC followed by the FEMA region net. That will continue four more nights at 0200 UTC with the region net. At 1200 local each day (M...


FCC Hiring for Electronics Engineering
04/29/2022 04:25 PM

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has started accepting applications for electronics engineers for Recent Graduates positions in the Pathways Program which is located in the Office of Engineering and Technology in Washington, DC. Candidates should be recent graduates for this one year developmental program which may lead to a term or permanent appointment.

Training will cover the agenc...


Ham Radio Connects Bellefontaine, Ohio Students with Astronaut Kayla Barron
04/29/2022 01:21 PM

Astronaut Kayla Barron, amateur radio call sign KI5LAL, completed a successful, scheduled ham radio contact on April 21, 2022, with students from Bellefontaine High School in Bellefontaine, Ohio via Amateur Radio on the International Space Station (ARISS). The radio contact was streamed on YouTube.

The students were supported by members of the Champaign Logan Amateur Radio Club Inc., W8FTV, an ...


Webinar for ARRL Foundation Club Grant Program on May 4, 2022
04/29/2022 01:16 PM

An informational webinar about the ARRL Foundation Club Grant Program will be held on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 8 PM EDT / 5 PM PDT. This webinar will offer an orientation to the program and provide information on how to apply. Please register in advance for this webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. -- Mike Walters, ...


THIS WEEK IN AMATEUR RADIO

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AMATEUR RADIO NEWSLINE

Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2324 for Friday May 13th, 2022
05/12/2022 07:29 PM

- REPORT: HAM RADIO USED ILLEGALLY ON TOUR BOAT THAT SANK
- BRAZIL PASSES REGULATION LIMITING SOLAR PANEL RFI
- SILENT KEY: AMATEUR NEWS WEEKLY CREATOR PHIL THOMAS, W8RMJ
- NEWSLINE'S GRAHAM KEMP AMONG WIA AWARDEES
- NOMINATION DEADLINE NEARS FOR YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR AWARD
- YOUTH ON THE AIR TO WELCOME VISITORS AT DAYTON HAMVENTION
- GERMANY'S YOUTH MARK SCHOOL CLUB DAY
- 90TH ANNIVERSARY ACTIVATIONS REMEMBER AMELIA EARHART
- UK ORGANIZERS PREP FOR SUMMER 'VILLAGE OF GEEKS'
- PARKS ON THE AIR ADDS 3 DX HUNTER CATEGORIES
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A WORLD OF CONCERN FROM AN OCEAN AWAY

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2323 for Friday May 6th, 2022
05/05/2022 09:08 PM

- HAM RADIO ASSISTS IN HUMAN-TRAFFICKING RESCUE
- NEW TEST OF WIRELESS POWER TRANSFER CALLED A SUCCESS
- BIG RESPONSE TO LATEST AUSTRALIAN BALLOON LAUNCH
- ILLEGAL OPERATION OF FT8 REPORTED IN BELGIUM
- INDIANA RADIO GROUP RECEIVES GRANTS FOR EMERGENCY OPERATIONS
- AMANDA ALDEN, K1DDN, BECOMING NEW ARRL COLORADO SECTION MANAGER
- YOUNG HAM AWARD NOMINATING WINDOW TO CLOSE SOON
- HAM STATIONS WARMING UP FOR INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR RACES
- YOUNGSTERS PREP FOR DX ADVENTURE IN CURAÇAO
- SCOUT CAMP ACTIVATION AT WEST POINT RETURNS AFTER 2 YEARS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: THROUGH MUSIC AND MUSINGS, A RADIO DOCUMENTARY ABOUT HAMS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2322 for Friday April 29nd, 2022
04/28/2022 10:02 PM

- BOSNIA'S EARTHQUAKE BRINGS RAPID RADIO RESPONSE
- FCC SEEKS COMMENT ON IMPROVING RECEIVERS' REJECTION OF RFI
- FCC CRACKS DOWN ON 'HAZARDOUS' DRONE TRANSMITTERS
- US GOVERNMENT TO STUDY PROPAGATION USING SATELLITE-BASED SENSORS
- ARRL, RSGB MAKING CHANGES AT HELM OF NEWS MEDIA
- HAM RADIO WORKSHOP FROM HURRICANE CONFERENCE NOW ON YOUTUBE
- HAMS PREP FOR ARMED FORCES DAY CROSS-BAND EXERCISE
- MAINE AMATEURS RECEIVE TRAINING TO ASSIST DISASTER RESPONDERS
- FCC FILING SYSTEM SHUTS DOWN ON FIRST DAY OF NEW FEE
- INDIAN ENGINEERING SCHOOL HOSTS 2-DAY INTRO TO AMATEUR RADIO
- NOMINATE NEXT 'YOUNG HAM OF THE YEAR'
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: TURNING 'CHILDREN'S DAY' INTO 'RADIO DAY'

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2321 for Friday April 22nd, 2022
04/21/2022 08:40 PM

- HAM RADIO GOES SOLO ON THE HIGH SEAS OF THE PACIFIC
- TESLA CENTER HOSTS WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY FORUM
- VOA MUSEUM TO EXTEND HOURS DURING HAMVENTION
- GERMANY'S HAM RADIO FRIEDRICHSHAFEN TO BE A REUNION
- WIRELESS INSTITUTE OF AUSTRALIA PREPS FOR TASMANIA
- NOMINATE YOUNG AMATEURS FOR NEWSLINE AWARD
- ONLINE COURSE GETS UNDER WAY FOR CANADIAN LICENSE
- TEEN EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM GETS HIGH GOVERNMENT HONORS
- NASA SPECIAL EVENT STATIONS HONOR APOLLO 16 ANNIVERSARY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: REMOTE POSSIBILITIES BRING THEM CLOSER TOGETHER

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2320 for Friday April 15th, 2022
04/14/2022 09:30 PM

- SOFTWARE PROJECT TO GUIDE WORLD'S LARGEST RADIO TELESCOPE
- GET READY FOR WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY
- DX MARATHON IN SEARCH OF NEW MANAGER
- MARCONI DAY REAFFIRMS HAMS' CONNECTIONS TO RADIO HISTORY
- CROATIA WILL BE HOME TO IARU REGION 1 YOUTH SUMMER CAMP
- YOUTH ON THE AIR SEEKS HOST VENUE FOR 2023 SUMMER CAMP
- NOMINATE YOUNG AMATEURS FOR NEWSLINE AWARD
- AMATEUR RADIO VETERAN FOCUSES ON SHARING WELL-HONED SkILLSET
- POTA OPERATORS ACTIVATE "SUPPORT YOUR PARKS" EVENT
- DX ASSOCIATION NAMES HUMANITARIAN FUND FOR ITS FOUNDER, NOW A SILENT KEY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: FROM SOCIAL MEDIA, ADVICE FOR THE "ORIGINAL SOCIAL MEDIA"

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2319 for Friday April 8th, 2022
04/07/2022 06:59 PM

- FRENCH AMATEUR SENTENCED FOR ON-AIR THREATS
- PENNSYLVANIA AMATEUR FACES NEW CRIMINAL CHARGES
- FCC CLARIFIES NEW AMATEUR RADIO APPLICATION FEES
- HAMS IN INDIA HELP REUNITE MISSING MAN WITH FAMILY
- GET READY FOR WORLD AMATEUR RADIO DAY
- VIRTUAL WORKSHOP HELPS TRAIN HAMS FOR HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS
- SUMMITS ON THE AIR BEGINS ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
- LICENSE DELAYS TEST PATIENCE OF BRAZIL'S RADIO APPLICANTS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A 'CONCERTED' EFFORT AT CW

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2318 for Friday April 1st, 2022
03/31/2022 07:59 PM

- SILENT KEY: YASUO "ZORRO" MIYAZAWA, JH1AJT, DXPEDITIONER AND HUMANITARIAN
- SHORTWAVE STATION SENDS MUSIC, MESSAGES TO COMFORT UKRAINE
- RADIO TRIUMPH ATOP CARIBBEAN'S HIGHEST POINT
- CLUB ASSIGNED CALLSIGN OF SILENT KEY IN HER HONOR
- LICW CLUB LAUNCHES TALKGROUP ON DMR
- RSGB REOPENS NATIONAL RADIO CENTRE AT BLETCHLEY PARK
- HAMVENTION WEEKEND BANQUET WILL HONOR APRS PIONEER
- TELESCOPE'S DETAILED IMAGES CAPTURE 'ODD RADIO CIRCLES'
- POTA ACTIVATION MARKS A SCOUTING 100TH ANNIVERSARY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: APRIL FOOL! HERE'S A RIG THAT CAN TAKE YOU FOR A RIDE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2317 for Friday March 25th, 2022
03/24/2022 09:11 PM

- CHINA'S SPACE STATION TO PUT HAMS IN ORBIT
- EUROPEAN CONFERENCE SUSPENDS RUSSIAN, BELARUSIAN MEMBERSHIP
- SILENT KEY: GILES READ, G1MFG, RSGB's TECHNICAL EDITOR
- AUSTRALIAN HAMS HELP ONE ANOTHER FOLLOWING FLOOD LOSSES
- TWO-DAY DRILL IN INDIA PREPS FOR DISASTER
- AMATEURS FOCUS ON SEVERE WEATHER PREPAREDNESS
- NOMINATE YOUNG AMATEURS FOR NEWSLINE AWARD
- FCC HAM RADIO LICENSE FEE TAKES EFFECT APRIL 19TH
- OREGON LAUNCHES STATE'S FIRST SATELLITE
- NORWAY'S BEGINNERS' LICENSE GAINS TRACTION
- SPECIAL EVENT HONORS AMERICAN MUSIC LEGEND LORETTA LYNN
- HAMS CLIMB UP FOR INTERNATIONAL HEMA SUMMIT DAY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: NO DEFLATED EXPECTATIONS FOR THIS WEATHER BALLOON

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2316 for Friday March 18th, 2022
03/17/2022 10:58 PM

- GRASSROOTS PUSH TO BEAM SHORTWAVE TO RUSSIA, UKRAINE
- NASA: US ASTRONAUT, RUSSIANS TO RETURN TO EARTH TOGETHER
- COVID PRECAUTIONS CANCEL FRIEDRICHSHAFEN HAM CAMP
- ARECIBO REOPENS TO VISITORS IN PUERTO RICO
- OHIO SCHOOL HAM CLUB TRANSMITS WISDOM, WIRELESSLY
- HAMVENTION AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED
- SILENT KEY: SATELLITE ENTHUSIAST RAY SOIFER, W2RS
- SILENT KEY: SOTA'S JOSE-ANTONIO GURUTZARRI JAUREGI, "GURU," EA2IF
- UK BEACON PROJECT GAINS FUNDING FROM RSGB
- WIA WELCOMES YOUTH CORRESPONDENT TO AMATEUR NEWSCAST
- NOMINATE YOUNG AMATEURS FOR NEWSLINE AWARD
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A MORSE CODE MESSAGE, ACCORDION TO HIM

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2315 for Friday March 11th, 2022
03/10/2022 07:52 PM

- FCC TO STUDY RECEIVERS' ROLE IN REJECTING RFI
- HAMS AFFECTED BY WEST BENGAL INTERNET OUTAGES
- SILENT KEY: IVAN LYSENKO UR8GX, POPULAR DXER
- SILENT KEY: ETHERNET NETWORKING'S DAVID BOGGS, WA3DBJ
- SILENT KEY: DISASTER RELIEF VOLUNTEER EDWARD WARREN COX, KE3D
- REGISTRATION OPENS FOR SEA-PAC
- HAWAIIAN HAMS PREP FOR STATEWIDE DRILL
- LEADER NEEDED FOR RSGB CONVENTION
- YOUTH CATEGORY ADDED TO CQ MAGAZINE'S DX MARATHON
- NOMINATE YOUNG AMATEURS FOR NEWSLINE AWARD
- POTA ADDS NEW DX ENTITIES INCLUDING THOSE ON FALKLAND ISLANDS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: AUSTRALIAN MIGHT 'ROO' THE FATE OF HIS DIPOLE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2314 for Friday March 4th, 2022
03/03/2022 08:14 PM

- MEDIUM and SHORTWAVE CARRY MESSAGES TO EMBATTLED UKRAINE*
- IARU REGION 1 EMERGENCY TEST TAPS INTO SATELLITE
- HAMS IN EMCOMM GROUP FEAR NEW FEE WILL HAMPER OPERATION
- TRANSATLANTIC TRIUMPH FOR REPLICA TRANSMITTER
- GERMAN YL BECOMES NEW YOUNGEST ADVANCED LICENSEE
- NEWSLINE'S YHOTY 2022 NOMINATIONS OPEN
- IN NEW ZEALAND, GOING TO ANY LENGTH FOR A QSO
- REGISTRATION OPENS FOR SOUTH AFRICAN RADIO LEAGUE SYMPOSIUM
- THOUSANDS MAKE CONTACT DURING PLUTO SPECIAL EVENT
- ACTIVATORS GET TO NAME NEW UNNAMED SUMMITS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: IN AUSTRALIA, A WATERBORNE CONTEST STAYS AFLOAT

*NOTE: Correction on WRMI broadcasts to Ukraine - frequency is 5010KHz, not 510KHz

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2313 for Friday February 25th, 2022
02/24/2022 07:52 PM

- UKRAINE BANS AMATEUR RADIO AS PART OF STATE OF EMERGENCY
- PENNSYLVANIA HAM CHARGED WITH FALSE INFORMATION, BOMB THREATS
- DIGITAL VOICE EMERGENCY NETWORK PLANNED IN MAINE
- AMATEURS ENJOY TWO QSO PARTIES IN ONE
- HAM RADIO UNIVERSITY WORKSHOPS NOW ONLINE
- VOICE OF AMERICA EVENT LOGS 3,665 QSOs
- HISTORIC MARCONI HUT DEPICTED IN VIRTUAL 3D MODEL
- AUSTRALIA PREPARING FOR A WHOLE LOT OF 'MAYHAM'
- ARISS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR ISS CONTACTS
- COLLECTOR IN ENGLAND ENJOYS MORE THAN 200 RADIOS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: DRAKE RECEIVER'S WINDFALL IS ITS.....WATERFALL

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2312 for Friday February 18th, 2022
02/17/2022 08:30 PM

- AUSTRALIAN HAM'S BODY IDENTIFIED IN DOUBLE MURDER
- RFI ISSUES TIED TO PLANES' OLDER ALTIMETERS
- SILENT KEY: HAMVENTION VOLUNTEER GREGORY DEAN, N9NWO
- SOLAR STORM DISABLES SOME STARLINK SATELLITES
- UK HAMS MARK 100 YEARS OF BRITISH BROADCASTING
- AMSAT SOUTH AFRICA SEEKS PAPERS FOR SYMPOSIUM
- SPECIAL EVENT BRINGS PLUTO A LITTLE CLOSER TO HOME
- REGISTER NOW FOR ST. PATRICK'S SPECIAL EVENT
- AMSAT SEEKS VOLUNTEER ENGINEERS FOR PROJECTS
- TIME TO SIGN UP FOR ARDF YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: IN PENNSYLVANIA, HERE'S TO THE NEXT 100 YEARS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2311 for Friday February 11th, 2022
02/10/2022 07:42 PM

- ONE HAM'S HF RADIO 'FIRST' ON HIGHEST PEAK IN THE AMERICAS
- PROMINENT US MIC COMPANY HEIL SOUND IS SOLD
- INDIA'S NEWEST HAMS PREP FOR DISASTER
- ISS TO BE DISPOSED OF IN WATERS OF 'POINT NEMO'
- PROBE CONCLUDES THAT RADIO WAVES SICKENED US DIPLOMATS
- SILENT KEY: PACKET RADIO PIONEER BOB BRUNINGA, WB4APR
- SPECIAL EVENT MARKS 80 YEARS SINCE VOA'S 1ST BROADCAST
- TIME TO APPLY FOR YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP
- CONTEST SEEKS YOUNG AMATEURS WITH COMMUNITY SPIRIT
- RSGB PUBLISHES NEW BAND PLANS
- BOUVET, MARS HELICOPTER ON QSO TODAY EXPO AGENDA
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN MORSE CODE HAS A FAMILIAR RING

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2310 for Friday February 4th, 2022
02/03/2022 06:59 PM

- PLANS ARE ON ICE (AND SNOW) FOR RUSSIAN ISLAND ACTIVATION
- CARIBBEAN ISLAND HAMS MARK 27 YEARS SINCE CLUB'S FOUNDING
- STRAIGHT KEY MONTH MARKS 16TH YEAR OF SPECIAL EVENT
- CANADIAN AMATEURS RECEIVE GRANT FOR EMCOMM WORK
- PILOTS FAULT ELECTRONIC 'SPOOFING' OF GPS SIGNALS
- PANEL ASSESSES JAPAN'S EFFORT TO ATTRACT YOUNGER HAMS
- AM RALLY PAYS TRIBUTE TO ORIGINAL VOICE MODE
- AMATEURS CLAIM NEW QSO DISTANCE RECORDS USING SATELLITES
- SPECIAL EVENT MARKS 90 YEARS OF AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORP
- SPECIAL EVENT STATION BEING HELD AT LINCOLN HISTORIC SITE
- MYSTERIOUS PULSES DETECTED BY AUSTRALIAN RADIO TELESCOPE
- WRTC ORGANIZERS TO ATTEND ORLANDO HAMCATION
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WATCHING THEIR QSOS LIKE A HAWK

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2309 for Friday January 28th, 2022
01/27/2022 06:58 PM

- PROGRESS IN RESTORING TONGA'S COMMUNICATIONS
- FAA SETTLES INTERFERENCE ISSUE WITH MAJORITY OF AIRCRAFT
- PORTUGAL CRACKS DOWN ON RADIO INTERFERENCE
- HAMS IN UK PREP FOR PLATINUM JUBILEE SPECIAL EVENT
- HAMS JOIN FCC'S TECH ADVISORY COUNCIL
- DEADLINE NEARS FOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT NOMINATIONS
- SILENT KEY: SPACE ADVOCATE CHUCK BIGGS SR., WA5GNB/KC5RG
- RESEARCHERS' TRANSISTORS OPERATE USING SOUND WAVES
- CYBERATTACK HITS GERMANY RADIO CLUB WEBSITE
- NORDIC RADIO SOCIETY PLANS FOR LATEST HF CONFERENCE
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: NO MORE 'PI' IN THE SKY FOR 'ED AND IZZY'

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2308 for Friday January 21st, 2022
01/20/2022 09:04 PM

- DISASTER CUTS TONGA'S COMMUNICATIONS WITH REST OF WORLD
- RESEARCHERS BUILD WORLD'S SMALLEST ANTENNA USING DNA
- ISRAELI STUDENTS' SATELLITES ENTER ORBIT
- DXERS PUSH TO RETAIN ACCESS TO ISLAND GROUP
- ONLINE DX MUSEUM PRESERVES RARE AND VINTAGE QSLs
- CLUB CREATES MAP TO CONNECT HAMS IN CANADA
- AUSTRALIAN CLUB BEGINS DISASTER COMMUNICATION SESSIONS
- SVALBARD ACTIVATION TO INCLUDE SATELLITE CONTACTS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: A MODERN TRIBUTE TO AN ANCIENT WALL

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2307 for Friday January 14th, 2022
01/13/2022 09:47 PM

- COVID CONCERNS SCRAP INTERNATIONAL DX CONVENTION
- WEBB SPACE TELESCOPE DEPLOYS KEY REFLECTOR
- AMATEURS PREP FOR WINTER FIELD DAY
- US TECH CLASS EXAM GETS NEW QUESTION POOL
- SILENT KEY: MIKE SUBOCZ, VK3AVV/VK3JV, DEVELOPER OF LOGGING SOFTWARE
- SILENT KEY: SAIF SHAHID, S21A, BANGLADESH LEAGUE FOUNDER
- 1ST INTERNATIONAL WINNER OF EDUCATOR AWARD
- CLUB CREATES MAP TO CONNECT HAMS IN CANADA
- YOUNG AMATEURS' WINNING ESSAYS AVAILABLE ONLINE
- PARKS ON THE AIR TALLIES UP ITS 2021 CONTACTS
- PRIDE RADIO GROUP TO HOST FIRST CONTEST
- DXING COMES TO THE DESERT AT QUARTZFEST
- HAMSCI WORKSHOP GETS GRANT, SEEKS PRESENTERS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: WHEN A HAM HAS THE METTLE FOR A MEDAL

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2306 for Friday January 7th, 2022
01/06/2022 09:25 PM

- AMATEUR RADIO RESPONDS TO COLORADO WILDFIRES
- GERMAN AMATEURS TEST-DRIVE WI-FI NETWORK
- US FOREST SERVICE SEEKS FEES FROM WIRELESS INSTALLATIONS
- HAM RADIO SALUTES 100 YEARS OF THE BBC
- NAVY VET PREPS CAMPING TRAILER FOR DISASTER RESPONSE
- NEW LEADERSHIP FOR RADIO AMATEURS OF CANADA
- ARRL REDEFINES 'LOW POWER' FOR CONTESTS
- ANNUAL PORTABLE OPS CHALLENGE BECOMES OPEN SOURCE
- FM BROADCAST INTERFERENCE HALTED AT DUTCH AIRPORT
- ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO AID RADIO TRANSCRIPTION FOR MILITARY
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: THIS SHOPPING LIST INCLUDED A SURPRISE QSO

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2305 for Friday December 31st, 2021
12/30/2021 06:54 PM

- HAMS MOBILIZE AS DEADLY TYPHOON HITS PHILIPPINES
- NASA LAUNCHES JAMES WEBB TELESCOPE
- CHINA SENDS CAMSAT XW-3 INTO SPACE
- AWARDS PROGRAM PROMOTES WRTC 2023
- NEW LINKED SYSTEM MAKES CROSS-MODE DIGITAL CONNECTIONS
- RSGB REVIVES 80M NET WHILE RADIO CENTRE IS SHUT
- HAMS HELP REUNITE MISSING WOMAN WITH FAMILY IN INDIA
- YOUTH ON THE AIR CAMP PREPS FOR JUNE
- SILENT KEY: ROBERT PRIEZ, WB5FBS, OF LOUISIANA ARES
- SILENT KEY: KEITH MILLER SR., N9DGK, FORMER TENNESSEE ARRL SECTION MANAGER
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: SUMMING UP A LIFE OF PUBLIC SERVICE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2304 for Friday December 24th, 2021
12/23/2021 07:44 PM

- NEW IOTA ACTIVATED BY TEAM FROM INDIA
- NASA SOLAR PROBE 'TOUCHES' THE SUN
- OPEN SOURCE WORKSHOP AVAILABLE ON YOUTUBE
- NEW LICENSE LEVEL PROPOSED FOR IRELAND
- HAM INVOLVEMENT SOUGHT FOR MOON MISSION
- CONTEST UNIVERSITY ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS
- DUTCH REGULATORS CRACK DOWN ON ANTI-5G DEVICES
- ALL HE WANTS FOR CHRISTMAS IS SOME DX
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS, HAM RADIO STYLE

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2303 for Friday December 17th, 2021
12/16/2021 08:16 PM

- CENTRAL US TORNADOES BRING HAMS INTO ACTION
- AMATEURS MARK 2 MARCONI ANNIVERSARIES
- MINNESOTA HAM GETS SPECIAL RECOGNITION
- INDIAN HAM CONVENTION IN HYDERABAD DRAWS CROWD
- FOXHUNT ENTHUSIASTS PREP FOR BIG CHALLENGE IN TURKEY
- HANDBOOK'S 76TH EDITION TO BE ITS FINAL ONE
- KIDS GIVE SANTA 10 OVER ON THESE NETS
- HOP ABOARD THE CHRISTMAS TRAIN
- FINNISH HAMS PUT OF9X AND HIS 'ELVES' BACK ON THE AIR
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: THE BEST CARDS AREN'T ALWAYS QSL CARDS

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2302 for Friday December 10th, 2021
12/09/2021 08:47 PM

- ROSENWORCEL BECOMES FCC'S FIRST WOMAN LEADER
- WSPRNET DATA STUDIED FOR CLUES TO AIRLINER
- HAMS TURN OUT FOR 22ND SKYWARN RECOGNITION DAY
- NEW AMSAT GROUP LAUNCHES IN SWITZERLAND
- JAPAN'S SPACE AGENCY SEEKING ASTRONAUT CANDIDATES
- SILENT KEY: BILL SOMERVILLE G4WJS, PART OF WSJT-X TEAM
- WEBINAR CELEBRATES INDIA'S WIRELESS PIONEER BOSE
- FCC NIXES HAM CLUB'S EDUCATIONAL FM CHANNEL PROPOSAL
- QSO TODAY VIRTUAL HAM EXPO SEEKS PRESENTERS
- POTA PLANNING TWO WINTER EVENTS
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: GOING UP - VERY HIGH UP - FOR ANTENNA WORK

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Amateur Radio Newsline Report 2301 for Friday December 3rd, 2021
12/02/2021 07:42 PM

- AMATEUR RADIO'S 100 YEARS OF TRANSATLANTIC SIGNALS
- RADIO CAROLINE SEEKS REPORTS ON NEW TRANSMITTER
- CYCLING HAMS HELP RAISE FUNDS TO BEAT CANCER
- FINDING POWER WITHOUT RELYING ON BATTERIES
- SILENT KEY: QST COLUMNIST JOEL R. HALLAS, W1ZR
- BELGIUM PLANS TO OFFER EXAMS IN EARLY 2022
- ARISS NAMED NEWSLINE'S INT'L NEWSMAKER OF THE YEAR
- SUCCESS WAS IN THE (QSL) CARDS
- CHANGES COMING FOR AUSTRALIAN LICENSEES
- SPECIAL ACTIVATION MARKS PEARL HARBOR'S BOMBING
- WORLD OF DX
- KICKER: CELEBRATING A YOUNGSTER WHO'S IN (AND ON) THE AIR

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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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