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Magazine - Radio and Communications, Mar 1999 Object Reg. No: HT 5604

Summary:
Magazine titled 'Radio and Communications: Incorporating AMATEUR RADIO ACTION and CB ACTION'.

The magazine includes an article (pages 9 - 11) about the end of morse code transmissions by maritime radio stations on 1 February 1999.

This magazine was collected from the Melbourne Coastal Radio Station after it was closed in July 2002. In addition to communications equipment and documentation, items in general office use were collected in order to represent as far as possible the working environment at the time of closure.
Description:
A4 sized magazine. Colour cover featuring two photographs of a Formula One Grand Prix race car.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS) Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), 2002
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 275 mm (Width), 209 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: communications, magazines, wireless, radio stations
Themes this item is part of: Information & Communication Collection, Melbourne Coastal Radio Station, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2002, Melbourne Coastal Radio, Reminiscences of an OTC Technician, 1969-1992, Australian Coastal Radio Service, 1912-2012
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Radio
Tertiary Classification: media coverage
Inscriptions: Cover:
Radio and Communications / Incorporating AMATEUR RADIO ACTION and CB ACTION / MARCH 1999 $4.95 / Don't miss the COLLINS RADIO story! / Meet VKS-737 / Get into all the Grand Prix action!
User: Telstra - Australian Maritime Communication Service (Australian MCS) Melbourne Maritime Communication Service (Melbourne MCS), Cape Schanck, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1999
Publisher: ACP Action Pty Ltd, Oakleigh, Victoria, Australia, Mar 1999
References: Melbourne MCS (Melbourne Maritime Coastal Service) accessed 13 March 2012 http://coastradio.info/vim.html

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