Armando Martins, 73, has also had to fight off accusations the signal from the 10-metre aerial is interfering with people?s pacemakers and hearing aids.
One well-known such device is called the “StingRay,” made by Florida-based Harris Corporation, and its existence and specifications are classified despite widespread use by law enforcement.
In 2010, the FCC initiated a proceeding to update and modernize its Part 17 rules regarding antenna structures. That effort resulted in a Report and Order 14-117, released August 8, 2014. Tower structures over 200 feet (less in some circumstances) require FAA notification and a determination of no hazard before FCC antenna structure registration (ASR). The Report and Order harmonizes FCC rules with FAA recommendations on antenna structure lighting and marking, construction notification requirements, and the accuracy of the data provided by antenna structure owners.
They crackled with exotic dialects and alluring unfamiliarity. They emanated from the mysterious little wood-framed box before him – an old ham radio he’d found in the musty basement of his Cambridge home.
The hunt is on Saturday, Aug. 16, and the kids won’t actually be looking for a fox.
A group of amateur ham radio operators will wind back the clock at Loop Head Lighthouse this weekend when they attempt to communicate via radiotelephony and Morse code with hundreds of radio clubs throughout the world.
Regarding Barbara Holland?s recent homeowners association commentary (Bill would allow radio towers in backyards, Aug. 2 Review-Journal), the federal government is not taking away the right of HOAs. Rather, it is supporting the right of federally licensed amateur radio operators to use their own property outside the interference of HOA managers and directors.