I received a couple of inquiries from my local media about the recent statement from the FCC about Amateur Radio being used in unauthorized manners. If you are contacted by your local media, or is you simply have questions on the current media coverage flying around, I strongly encourage you to contact Bob at his email above or at pr He is a wealth of information and ideas on how to appropriately handle this and shed a positive light on amateur radio and our service to the public. Jacksonville Skywarn Association President. This cannot be undone.
This link is listed in our web site directory since Wednesday Feb 5 , and till today " Shy-Wy Amateur Radio Club " has been followed for a total of times. So far received 2 votes for a total score of The scale is 1 - 10, with 1 being poor and 10 being excellent.
While it was probably not the intent, the bill modifies the law so that it bans the use of "an electronic wireless communication device" - whether or not it is handheld - except, possibly, if it uses VOX which is impractical in noisy mobile settings. Hams should contact the sponsors of the bill and their legislators, note its possible negative impacts on hams' public service activities, and ask for an exemption for amateur radio equipment and activities. This cannot be undone.