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Re: Horrible world trade center crash, traffic effect (fwd)

  • From: Joe Shaw
  • Date: Tue Sep 11 19:09:47 2001

Apparently I was indeed wrong.

Joseph W. Shaw II
Network Security Specialist/CCNA
Unemployed.  Will hack for food.  God Bless.
Apparently I'm overqualified but undereducated to be employed.

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: 11 Sep 2001 17:24:28 -0400
From: Robert E. Seastrom <[email protected]>
To: Joe Shaw <[email protected]>
Cc: [email protected]
Subject: Re: Horrible world trade center crash, traffic effect

Joe Shaw <[email protected]> writes:

> I know I and others have said it before, but this is an excellent use for
> HAM radios.  There's no license requirements to use in emergency
> situations.

You need to read Part 97 again.  You can't just go firing up on
amateur frequencies because there is a state of emergency declared.

You must be acting to mitigate an immediate threat to human life.
And then any frequency is fair game, not just amateur frequencies.