The IARU R1 invites the HQ-Stations of all IARU Member Socities (MS) and the Stations of Emergency Comunications Groups to participate in a Global Simulated Emergency Test (GlobalSET) on Saturday November 13th, 2010; from 11:00 to 15:00 Local Time.

The objectives of the test are:

1. Increase the common interest in emergency communications.

2. Test how usable the CoA frecuencies are across ITU Regions

3. Create practice for international emergency communications and

4. Practice the relaying of messages using all modes.

The Station HQ-R2 will be QRV at 11:00 – 15:00 local time in all frequencies CoA (80, 40, 20, 17, and 15 meters) of the IARU Region 2 : 3750 or 3895; 7060, 7240 or 7290; 14300; 18160; 21360.

Stations intended to participate are requested to register through their IARU R2 Area/ National Emergency Communications Co-ordinators as follows the link:

http://www.iaru-r2.org/emergencies/

For more information of the GlobalSET Rules Nov 2010; please visit:

http://www.iaru-r1.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=649:globalset-rules-13-november-2010&catid=57:globalset&Itemid=165

And list of Participating Stations follows:

http://www.iaru-r1.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=650:globalset-nov-2010-list-of-participating-stations&catid=57:globalset&Itemid=165