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Don't worry Bubb... at your age, the hearing starts to go and you'll soon have all the peace and quiet you could possibly want.
Years ago my Dad asked me to take my great aunt to the Dr's. for her check up. She had been hard of hearing for years. You had to shout at her so she could hear you.

In the Dr's office, the Dr. finally got frustrated shouting at her and said sweetheart you need hearing aids. She said DR. I am 91 years old and I have heard enough. LOL

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Even this has gone now, since the introduction of DSC on VHF and MF/HF
Yes, except that it is still in the CFR as of Oct 31, 2008. (47CFR80.304)

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Yes, except that it is still in the CFR as of Oct 31, 2008. (47CFR80.304)

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Thanks Gerhard, I was thinking I was behind the the times. Yes, It is still there.
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Up here, in the great white north, you have to have a Restricted Radio Operators License to legally use a VHF radio. Take a course, pay your money, learn proper rules and protocols. Failure to do so results in a nasty fine.
I would be surprised if the US doesn't have similar legislation.
While not required in US airspace, I went to the trouble of obtaining a Restricted Radio Operators License for myself and a Station License for my aircraft, should I ever decided to fly to the Great White North.

I suppose similar rules might apply for US Documented vessels as for US registered aircraft, but couldn't say for sure.
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