FCC Issues Enforcement Advisory: Radio Users Reminded Not to Use Radios in Crimes

01/17/2021 The FCC has released an Enforcement Advisory for licensees and operators across radio services.[Complete text of FCC Enforcement Advisory follows.]FCC ENFORCEMENT ADVISORYDA 21-73Released:  January 17, 2021 WARNING:  AMATEUR AND PERSONAL RADIO SERVICES LICENSEES AND OPERATORS MAY NOT USE RADIO EQUIPMENT TO COMMIT OR FACILITATE CRIMINAL ACTS The Enforcement Bureau (Bureau) of the Federal Communications Commission …

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Transmitter site in Brocken Germany – A Unique Tower

TV and FM radio signals are transmitted by the radio mast from the top of the Brocken. With 1.141 meters in height, the Brocken is the highest peak in the Harz mountains. The radio mast also transmits directional radio and in addition provides two ham radio relays (QTH: JO51HT). The mast itself has a height …

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Left for dead, twice, RadioShack gets another shot online

RadioShack, a fixture at the mall for decades, has been pulled from brink of death, again. It’s the most prized name in the basket of brands that entrepreneur investors Alex Mehr and Tai Lopez have scooped up since the coronavirus pandemic bowled over the U.S. retail sector and sent a number of chains into bankruptcy …

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80th Anniversary Of W2XOY Schenectady, New York

  Radio engineers of the General Electric Company early became interested in the possibilities of FM Broadcasting systems, and have worked closely with Major Edwin H. Armstrong in the development of both receiving and transmitting equipment for various services. In view of this experience, therefore, it seems only natural that the General Electric Company should …

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