Are You Ready? National EAS Test Scheduled For November 9, 2011
FEMA, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), will conduct the first nationwide Emergency Alert System (EAS) Test on November 9, at 2:00 p.m. EST.

Update:  MAB-produced PSAs now available to inform and calm your listeners in advance of the 2+ minute national test on November 9.

Update #2:  FCC mandatory reporting requirements explained here.

Update #3: FCC releases special handbook for November 9 test.  Download here.

For more information and to download PSAs, click here.

Posted on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 (Archive on Wednesday, November 9, 2011)
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