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ARRL Special Bulletin ARLX012 (1996)


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ARLX012 N5FM marks anniversary

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Special Bulletin 12  ARLX012
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT  April 17, 1996
To all radio amateurs

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ARLX012 N5FM marks anniversary

Special event station to mark Oklahoma City bombing anniversary

A special event station to mark the first anniversary of the bombing
of the Murrah Federal Building will take to the air at 9:02 CDT on
Friday, April 19, 1996, using the call sign N5FM.  It will be
operated by the Oklahoma City Autopatch Association, in cooperation
with the Salvation Army.  N5FM plans to stay on the air for at least
24 hours.

The initial operating frequency will be 3900 kHz.  Activity will
move to other bands as conditions require or permit.  N5FM will
transmit a packet message from the bombing survivors association to
the citizens of the world Friday, April 19, 1996, at 9:03 CDT.
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