Hawaii ARRL SEC NPR Interview, 09 October 2018

Accessed on 09 October 2018, 1424 UTC, Post #721.

Email from Joseph Speroni (AH0A), ARRL Pacific Section Manager.

Comment:  The 2018 ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET) scheduled for this Saturday (13 October 2018) got some excellent publicity earlier this week.

Here’s the full text of Joe’s message:

Hawaii ARRL SEC NPR Interview

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Mon, Oct 8, 11:20 PM (5 hours ago)
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Hi all,

National Public Radio (NPR) interviewed Clem Jung (KH7HO), the Hawaii
ARRL Section Emergency Coordinator (SEC), about the Saturday Oct 13th
ARRL Simulated Emergency Test (SET). Clem appeared on “The Conversation”
hosted by Catherine Cruz.  Their conversation gives a good picture of
the services Hawaii hams provide to served agencies and communities and
the need for emergency preparedness.

A copy of the ten minutes interview audio is available at,

http://hawaiiarrl.info/stories/2018/KH7HO-HPR-Interview.html

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ARRL Pacific Section
Section Manager: Joseph Speroni, AH0A
ah0a@arrl.org

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Excellent program!  Clem did an excellent job of describing on how radio amateurs serve our communities in times of emergency.  The 2018 ARRL SET will be held Saturday, 13 October 2018, from 0900 to 1200 HST.
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Aloha es 73 de
Russell Roberts (KH6JRM)
Public Information Coordinator
Hawaii County, ARRL Pacific Section

Retired News director of Pacific Radio Group Radio Stations on Hawaii-the Big Island. I have more than 40 years of broadcast experience, including positons at KTUH-FM (UH-Manoa), KPOI-FM (Honolulu). KHLO-AM (Hilo), KKBG-FM (KBIG-FM)(Hilo/Kona), KAPA-FM (Hilo-Kona). Native-FM (Hilo-Kona), and ESPN Hawaii (Hilo-Kona). Former University of Hawaii-Hilo librarian. Retired Air Force Officer. Amateur (Ham) Radio operator since 1977 (currently holds the Amateur Extra Class License from the FCC-KH6JRM).... Can read, write, and speak Russian. Retired on 30 September 2011, but still maintains a Hawaii Island News Blog.

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