Amateur ham radio operators will be taking part in a weekend-long exercise in Mexico’s Lakeview Park this weekend.
Audrain Emergency Communications, Inc will be participating in a nationwide exercise to practice how they can help people through disasters that knocks out nation-wide communication networks.
The disaster preparedness exercise will have the operators practicing on restoring emergency communication and teaching the public on how ham radio can help.
Over thirty five thousand ham radio operators from all over the United Sates are estimated to participate in this weekend’s exercises.
The event takes place starting tomorrow (Saturday) and will conclude on Sunday.