The following message has been received from Arnie Coro in Cuba and will be posted to the website now.
IARU Region 1 Emergency Communications Co-Ordinator
From: Prof. Arnaldo Coro Antich
IARU Region II Area C Emergency Coordinator
Subject: Activation of Cuba emergency nets due to Hurricane Michael
Just received a request from Dr. Carlos A. Santamaría, National Emergency Coordinator of the Cuban Federation of Radio Amateurs to pass along information about the activation of the emergency nets on the 40 and 80 meter bands due to the impact on our territory of hurricane Michael.
Frequencies in use until further notice will be:
- 40 meters primary 7110 kHz,
- 40 meters secondary 7120 kHz,
- 80 meters primary 3740 kHz,
- 80 meters secondary 3720 kHz.
Operation is foreseen to be on SSB voice and digital modes as required.
Thanks for your cooperation
Prof. Arnaldo Coro Antich
IARU Region II Area C