RAC members and Canadian amateurs are invited to go to URL http://arrl.org/fcc/morse/ to read of FCC's notice "deleting any Morse code examination for United States Amateur Radio Licence applicatants that would go into effect Friday Feb. 23/07. ARRL
cautions that this date is tentative, pending official confirmation and publication.
RAC President Earle Smith VE6NM attended the ARRL Board of Directors meeting Jan 19-20/07 and reports that attendees there were
very positive about this announcement, anticipating an increase in the number of US amateurs becoming active on HF phone after Feb
Earle Smith - VE6NM
President Radio Amateurs of Canada &
Chair Board of Directors