FEMA Administrator Calls Amateur Radio “The Last Line of Defense”

My father, K9RJ, recently came across the following article on ARRL.org, which really shows the validity of Amateur Radio as a mean of providing effective emergency communications… something the Church has always recognized. Enjoy!



The ARRL Article: In an FCC forum on earthquake communications preparedness, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate described the Amateur Radio operator as “the ultimate backup, the originators of what we call social media.” Continue reading