Amateur Radio Weekly Newsletter


Here are the top Amateur/Ham Radio news items for the week of August 8, 2020, compiled by the “Amateur Radio Weekly Newsletter.”

Views expressed in this post are those of the reporters and correspondents.

Content supplied by the “Amateur Radio Weekly Newsletter.”

Accessed on 08 August 2020, 1446 UTC, Post 1577.

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Saturday, August 8, 2020

  • Ham College 67
    Ham College episode 67 is now available for download. Extra Class Exam Questions – Part 5 E1E Volunteer examiner program: definitions, qualifications, preparation and administration of exams, accreditation, question pools, documentation requirem…
  • ICQ Podcast Episode 330 – Organising a SOTA Weekend
    In this episode, Martin M1MRB is joined by Chris Howard M0TCH, Martin Rothwell M0SGL, Ed Durrant DD5LP, Frank Howell K4FMH and Bill Barnes WC3B to discuss the latest Amateur / Ham Radio news. Colin M6BOY rounds up the news in brief and this episode’s f…
  • Weekly Propagation Summary – 2020 Aug 03 16:10 UTC
    Here is this week’s space weather and geophysical report, issued 2020 Aug 03 0354 UTC. Highlights of Solar and Geomagnetic Activity 27 July – 02 August 2020 Solar activity was very low throughout the period. Three spotted regions populated the disk at various times during the summary period. Region 2767 (S21, L=200, class/area Hsx/120 on […]
  • 13 Colonies wallpaper arrived today.
    The wallpaper arrived today for my participation in the 13 Colonies Special Event from July1-7th. This was a great event and my first time taking part in it, I am looking forward to next years event.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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