The Reason for Amateur Radio Relay

It’s been a long time since MARS phone patches brought peace of mind to thousands of anxious families whose men were fighting a war half a world away.

Here’s an example of amateur radio relay operators bringing peace of mind to anxious loved ones today.

This voice mail message, used with the permission and gratitude of the caller, was left for RRI’s Eastern Area Coordinator Jeff Miller WB8WKQ.  Jeff has been relaying stateside HWI traffic from Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria hit.

Listen here:

This is the reason for amateur radio relay.

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