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Latest Radio communications during the September 11 attacks Stories

2011-01-06 14:00:00

Mount Sinai researchers coordinating the largest clinical study to date of "Sarcoid Like" Granulomatous Pulmonary Disease in World Trade Center (WTC) responders have found that the rate of the condition was increased in this group as compared to the records of pre-9/11 FDNY personnel. The study is published online in the American Journal of Industrial Medicine. The Mount Sinai researchers studied almost 20,000 responders who had an initial exam in the Mount Sinai World Trade Center Medical...

2010-11-16 07:30:00

WEST MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE Amex: RWC) today announced that it has received a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) from the U.S. Navy. This BPA includes the Company's trunked KNG portable radios, mobile radios, repeaters and related accessories, operating in the VHF, UHF and 700/800MHz frequency bands. The BPA has a maximum value of $5.5 million, with a term that commenced on October 28, 2010 and expires on October 27, 2015. The BPA...

2010-11-15 12:21:59

Major factors contributing to a rapid spread of fire at the Sofa Super Store in Charleston, S.C., on June 18, 2007, included large open spaces with furniture providing high fuel loads, the inward rush of air following the breaking of windows, and a lack of sprinklers, according to a draft report released October 28, 2010, for public comment by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The fire trapped and killed nine firefighters, the most firefighter fatalities in a single...

2010-09-29 09:00:00

WEST MELBOURNE, Fla., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE Amex: RWC) today announced the achievement of a new product development milestone for the Company; introducing the first trunked versions of its expanding KNG-line of digital P-25 radio models. Trunked units are immediately available in the VHF, UHF and 700-800 MHz frequencies. These products expand RELM's addressable market and enable it to compete for a wide range of new opportunities. RELM President and...

2010-09-07 08:00:00

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- On September 26, 2010, at 9:30 a.m., New York City will once again celebrate firefighter Stephen Siller's bravery, and the indomitable will of all the fallen heroes of 9/11, at the ninth annual FDNY Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run/Walk. More than 20,000 participants from all parts of the metropolitan area, across the country and from as far away as England and Hawaii are expected to attend the Run/Walk, which retraces the path Siller took...


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