How did I miss this? From the TAB
“Tennessee Association of Broadcasters”
“TO: All TAB Radio and Television,
The FCC will have a DIRS exercise for
broadcasters on August 23-24, 2018. The purpose of this
exercise is to help users become familiar with the system and
be ready to file DIRS reports when a real disaster strikes.
We will send out the DIRS 2018 EXERCISE
activation letter at 10 AM (EDT) on August 23, 2018. Your
first set of reports will be due at 3 PM on August 23. We
will also ask you to update your reports by 11 AM on August
The URL for DIRS
· If you do not have a login, there is a
link on the login page which will allow you to get a User ID
· When you create a new account, under
“Reporting Company”, please use your company name instead
of station name. By using the company name, you only need
one account to input information on multiple stations that
your company owns.
· If you have a User ID, but do not
remember your password, please use the forgotten password
link on the login page.
· If you have a User ID and a password,
please use them to log into DIRS and update your contact
· There is a User Manual available at the
Anybody else hear of this before today?
Have I been sleeping?