Emergency Communications Exercise in Portugal - 17 April

Radio Amateurs in Portugal belonging to the Emergency Communications Group REP-SCERA will be taking part in a Civil Protection exercise on 17th April between 0800 - 1200 UTC. The exercise will focus on VHF/UHF frequencies in the Lisbon area but HF will also be used to establish a nationwide communications network, including the Azores.

The IARU Emergency Centre of Activity frequencies 7110 and 14300kHz are expected to be the primary HF frequencies used in this event.

Sources: CT1END, EA9CD