ARRL Audio News – January 20, 2017

ARRL Audio News is a weekly compilation of news stories from the ARRL Letter. Hosted by ARRL’s Sean Kutzko and Carla Pereira, ARRL Audio News features no music or advertising, and is suitable for playing over Amateur Radio repeater systems.

In this week’s report:

  • A New “Amateur Radio Parity Act” Bill is Introduced in US House of Representatives;
  • The ARRL Board of Directors Meets in Connecticut January 20-21;
  • Hamvention says they are Ready to Deal with Anticipated Traffic Flow at the New Venue in Xenia, Ohio

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ARRL Audio News – January 13, 2017

ARRL Audio News is a weekly compilation of news stories from the ARRL Letter. Hosted by ARRL’s Sean Kutzko and Carla Pereira, ARRL Audio News features no music or advertising, and is suitable for playing over Amateur Radio repeater systems.

In this week’s report:

ARRL files a complaint with the FCC, asserting that Illegal Drone Transmitters Could Interfere with Air Traffic Control;

Nevada ARES Stand Down as the  Flood Threat Abates from the “Pineapple Express” weather system

 

The Radio Club of America Announces a New “Wireless Women” Section on the RCA Website.

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ARRL Audio News – January 6, 2017

This week in ARRL Audio News:

December’s FEMA Interoperability Exercise is Deemed a Success with Monthly Exercises Set for 2017;

The FCC Denies Expert Linears’ Request for a Waiver of the “15 dB” Rule;

HamSCI Members Showcase Amateur Radio-Related Research at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall Meeting.

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ARRL Audio News – December 16, 2016

This week in ARRL Audio News:

  • The Amateur Radio Parity Act Bill is Unable to Overcome a Florida Senator’s Objections;
  • IARU Continues Preparations for the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019
  • A Commemorative Special Event Reenacts the first Amateur Radio Transatlantic Reception

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ARRL Audio News – December 9, 2016

This week in ARRL Audio News:

  • Greg Walden, W7EQI, to Chair the Powerful House Energy and Commerce Committee;
  • ARRL is Transitioning to a New Digital Publishing Platform;
  • And the ARRL Foundation Board Approves Two New Scholarships for Young Radio Amateurs

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ARRL Audio News – December 2, 2016

This week in ARRL Audio News:

ARRL Issues an Urgent Last Call to Press for Senate Passage of the Amateur Radio Parity Act

Amateur Radio Volunteers Provide Shelter Communication Support in Tennessee

A Transatlantic Reception Anniversary Special Event is Set for December 11

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ARRL Audio News – November 18, 2016

This week in ARRL Audio News:

ARRL Calls on Members to Press for US Senate Passage of Amateur Radio Parity Act.

A rundown of the The ARRL Executive Council’s meeting on October 22 in Illinois.

The New ARRL Repeater Directory Will Leverage Crowdsourcing Technology.

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ARRL Audio News – November 11, 2016

This week on ARRL Audio News:

TAPR Convention attendees are told Amateur Radio is “Uniquely Situated” to be at Leading Edge Again;

Latest Edition of the ITU Radio Regulations is Available Online

 

And Participation was up in the 2016 Jamboree On The Air.

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ARRL Audio News – November 4, 2016

This week on ARRL Audio News:

ARRL President Emeritus Jim Haynie, W5JBP, is a silent key

The IARU General Assembly Adopts Revisions to the Region 2 Band Plan

The National Geographic Channel’s new series “Mars” prominently features ham radio in its BeforeMARS Prequel.

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ARRL Audio News – October 28, 2016

This week in ARRL Audio News:

  • Philippine Hams Team Up to Confront Back-to-Back Typhoons
  • Ecuador Radio Club Recognizes ARRL’s Ham Aid Program
  • The Battleship Missouri Serves as a venue for an Amateur Radio Licensing Class and Test Session

 

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