American Association of Information Radio Operators AAIRO

AAIRO American Association of Information Radio Operators
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  AAIRO strives to . . .
  • Sustain a Unique Medium
    Support the enhancement and protection of Information Radio, the sole medium public officials have for reaching motorists directly with localized information — often critical to saving lives.
  • Speak with One Voice
    Communicate as a group to regulatory agencies (Congress & the FCC) and related associations about issues affecting Information Radio station rule-making.
  • Learn about Relevant Issues
    Channel news and issues germane to managing Information Radio Stations.
  • Exchange Ideas with Other Operators
    Provide a networking forum members may use to exchange ideas and share information.
  • Advance Professional Expertise
    Augment operator technological development and broadcasting skills.
December 2015

VoiceStar with Lit Sign

Safety agencies disseminate incident information instantly.
Emergency and transportation safety managers are employing a novel system called VoiceStar to get critical information to motorists. This solar-powered, wirelessly programmed, portable public information tool rolled out in 2015.

TIS Beauty Competition.
Sorry, no swimsuits on these radio antennas! It's all about the scenery that surrounds them that qualifies them for this fun-loving photo contest. 

When is interference not really interference?
When interference among radio stations is buried deep in ambient noise, does anyone care? Proposed FCC rules might make some kinds of low-level interference irrelevant especially when buried below the logical level of listening.

Read more in The Source info radio newsletter for December 2015.