Transportation Defined: Highway Advisory Radio (HAR)

Highway advisory radio

When you see signs directing you to tune in to a certain radio station for construction information, do you ever wonder where the signal is coming from?

Chances are a nearby Highway Advisory Radio transceiver is helping to deliver the message.

Used to give special announcements within a short distance, HARs are often used in Arizona for rural road construction.

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