July meeting presentation by KM4UWO on Puerto Rico deployment

During our July club meeting Mike Logan KM4UWO, Head of the Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Laboratory at NASA Langley, presented his experiences supporting the federal response to Puerto Rico last year following Hurricane Maria.  Deploying as a volunteer under the federal government’s SHAred RESources (SHARES) High Frequency (HF) Radio Program he provided critical communications support to federal agencies.  Mike arrived as follow on to the ARRL’s volunteer deployment and shared his lessons learned and recommendations for our own preparedness in the event of natural or man-made disasters here at home.