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.
August 2016 - See details in The Source newsletter.
Info Radio Station Assists Community during Blue Cut Fire
The community's emergency advisory radio station on AM 1610 evacuated residents to the west because routes to the east were ablaze.
Blue Cut Fire
Virginia DOT Upgrades HARs; Higher Quality Audio and Range for Motorists
The first DOT to take advantage of new FCC rules that allow the addition of audio processors to HAR stations.
VDOT HAR Upgrade

Grainger Adds Emergency / Health Info Radio Station to Online Catalog
IRiS is the first portable station that can be controlled via cell modem.

Grainger Emergency Information Radio Station