FEMA, ARRL Sign Agreement; FEMA Administrator Calls Ham Radio ‘Resilient’: – eHam.net


FEMA, ARRL Sign Agreement; FEMA Administrator Calls Ham Radio ‘Resilient’:
eHam.net
“Radio is one of the most resilient communications technologies we have,” Fugate said.

Source: www.eham.net

Here’s some more information on the new memorandum of agreement (MOA) signed by the ARRL and FEMA.  According to FEMA Director Craig Fugate, the new document formalizes the working arrangement between FEMA and the ARRL during times of emergency or natural disaster.  Fugate called amateur radio "one of the most resilient communications technologies we have."  Aloha de Russ (KH6JRM.

See on Scoop.itKH6JRM’s Amateur Radio Blog

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