WESTCHESTER COUNTY ARES/RACES BIBLIOGRAPHY
The following are a few references you might want to look at.
Part 97 of the FCC Rules (part of Title 47 of the US Code of Federal
Regulations) authorizes the Amateur Radio, Amateur Satellite
and Radio Amateur Emergency Services.
Public Service Communications Manual (PSCM)
describes the ARRL field organization which includes the Amateur Radio
Emergency Service (ARES) and it's relationship to RACES as well as the
National Traffic System (NTS) which is used for routing formal written message
traffic via the airwaves (Radiograms). Printed copies of
the PSCM are available to Westchester ARES/RACES and Southern District
Net participants from the Emergency Coordinator (EC), Assistant Emergency
Coordinators (AECs), or the Southern District NTS Net Manager (NM).
The ARRL Operating Manual (available from
the ARRL catalog
sales department as well as from most amateur radio booksellers)
has sections that cover many aspects of amateur radio including emergency
last updated September 3, 1996.
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