The Fred M. Link Award

Fred Link founded Link Radio Corp, known from 1931-1950 as a leading manufacturer of two-way radio equipment used by police departments around the world. He was also known for his enthusiastic and long standing support of the Radio Club of America. The Fred M. Link award recognizes notable achievements in land mobile radio communications.

Recipients:

1986 – Fred M. Link
1987 – Frank A. Gunther
1988 – Stuart F. Meyer
1989 – Mal Gurian
1990 – Raymond C. Trott, P.E.
1991 – Gaetano Amoscato
1992 – Al Gross
1993 – Jerry S. Stover, P.E.
1994 – Robert L. Mattingly
1996 – Martin Cooper
1997 – John E. Brennan
1998 – Henry B. Kreer
1999 – Roger R. Block
2000 – Manuel A. Alvarez
2001 – Peter Mailandt, Ph.D.
2002 – James W. Campbell.
2003 – Arthur E. McDole
2005 – William F. Lieske Sr.
2006 – Sir Angus Tait
2008 – Michael W. Hunter
2009 – Terry G. Daniels
2011 – Carl “Bernie” Olson
2013 – Curtis Quinter
2014 – Raymond Schulenberg & Olin G. Shuler
2016 Dan Clark, W9VV
2017 – Peter J. Madsen, K2PM

Upcoming Events
Nov
17
Fri
7:30 am 2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
2017 RCA Technical Symposium @ Omni William Penn Hotel
Nov 17 @ 7:30 am – 4:30 pm
At this year’s Technical Symposium in Pittsburgh we have an exciting lineup of presenters.  In keeping with our Saturday tour of KDKA, the first broadcast radio station in the nation, a number of presentations will[...]
5:30 pm 2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
2017 RCA Awards Banquet @ Duquesne Club
Nov 17 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
For more information, and to register, please click here. Cocktail Reception: 5:30 – 7:00 pm Banquet: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Dress is black tie optional. Men can choose to wear a tuxedo or a[...]
Nov
18
Sat
9:00 am KDKA Tour
KDKA Tour
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
KDKA Tour
RCA is planning an extensive tour of radio station KDKA, the first commercial radio station in the U.S.!  The tour will commence on Saturday November 18th at 9:00 AM and end at 1:00 PM. Everyone attending[...]