February 24, 2024

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Hurricane Irma

Via the ARRL: Hurricane Idalia: FCC Approves ARRL Petition to Aid Emergency Communications

ARRL  The National Association for Amateur Radio® has received approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for an emergency waiver to facilitate amateur radio emergency communications for hurricane relief.

The request, filed by the ARRL Washington DC Counsel on August 29, 2023, seeks a waiver of HF symbol rate restrictions.

Trained radio amateurs involved with the Amateur Radio Eme…

Read more – via American Radio Relay League | Ham Radio Association and Resources http://www.arrl.org/news/view/hurricane-idalia-fcc-approves-arrl-petition-to-aid-emergency-communications