AAIRO is a nonprofit agency of operators, licensees
and interested others from public agencies nationwide who manage
Information Radio Stations that broadcast valuable messages to
motorists. The group's mission is to ...
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
Communicate as a group to regulatory agencies
(Congress & the FCC) and related associations about issues affecting
Information Radio station rule-making.
Channel news and issues germane to managing
Information Radio Stations.
Provide a networking forum members may use to
exchange ideas and share information.
Augment operator technological development and
SECAUCUS, NJ: Hudson County New Jersey’s Office of Emergency Management
recently petitioned the FCC for a waiver to operate their information
station at 100 watts instead of the FCC-maximum 10 watts with the
standard field limitations. The FCC turned the application down in
February, stating that the County had failed to make its case. Now, the
County is back, appealing the denial.
more in The Source.