Save WWV

Save WWV and The Death of Old Time? – NIST Cutting WWV   This is another mind-bogglingly short sighted move to save a few budget dollars at the expense of an irreplaceable service. The U.S. government has been responsible as the nation’s clockmaster since the U.S. Navy established Naval Observatory Washington. As we’ve seen since […]

OCEANIA: ZL1NZ QSP ZL Land

ZL1NZ posted this video record to You-Tube on Aug 14, 2018. From the description, It is a short recording from 20m featuring great signals from WB8WKQ and K6TOP, recorded at ZL1NZ/ZM50MAUQ. Each station sent and received formal traffic (although that’s not on this recording). Since this test, regular skeds were established and formal record traffic’s […]

RRI Third Quarter EmComm Exercise 18 August 2018

On Saturday, August 18, Radio Relay International will be conducting its Third Quarter Emergency Communications Exercise in cooperation with REACT International. This exercise is open to all RRI Registered Radio Operators, individual radio amateurs and local EmComm organizations. The exercise, held in conjunction with Earth Ex 2018, is designed to expose RRI personnel to the […]

New Documents added to Hamwatch Section

A recent Amateur Radio Newsline article has generated interest in Radio Relay International’s National SOS Radio Network and Hamwatch programs. These closely related programs are part of an integrated approach to leverage FRS and GMRS radio communications assets to build organic and responsive networks and relationships, which extend into the neighborhood and community service level. The […]

RRI Board Member Panelist at FCC EmComm Workshop

RRI Board member Marty Ray (N9SE) represented RRI as a panelist at the Dayton FCC Emergency Communications Workshop. Panelists included representatives from FEMA, the Federal SHARES program, US Air Force and US Army MARS and the Federal Communications Commission. During the workshop, the FCC outlined concerns and recommendations being considered to improve emergency communications response […]

First and Second Quarter, 2018 Exercise Evaluations Posted

The RRI first and second quarter, 2018 exercise evaluation reports have been posted to the RRI Web Page at: http://radio-relay.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/RRI-2018-Q1-and-Q2-Exercise-Evaluation.pdf Additional evaluation reports for prior exercises are available on our publications page at: http://radio-relay.org/about/publications/ If you would like to participate in upcoming EmComm training and exercising activities, please complete a radio operator registration form. Local EmComm organizations […]

K3RF appointed RRI solicitor

For Immediate Release Download PDF version of the press release here. ROBERT B FAMIGLIO K3RF APPOINTED SOLICITOR FOR RADIO RELAY INTERNATIONAL Radio Relay International is pleased to announce Robert B. Famiglio, Esq., K3RF of Media, Pennsylvania was unanimously confirmed as its solicitor by the board of directors at its recent meeting. Bob will serve pro […]