14. MARS Exercise October 2020

The Military Auxiliary Radio System (MARS) will be conducting exercises in conjunction with Department of Defense Drill 20-4 with several amateur radio organizations between October 3rd and 26th. MARS stations will be using 60 meter frequencies to exchange ICS213 messages with Amateur Radio Emergency Services ARES), National Traffic System (NTS) and Radio Relay International (RRI) stations.

Information regarding this exercise will be carried over National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Stations WWV and WWVH throughout the exercise.

Submitted by Michael Schulsinger, N8QHV