Santa visits kids at a Tampa hospital — via ham radio

Radio drivers can listen on the 20- and also 40-meter HF radio bands across the country.

TAMPA FLORIDA, Fla.-- Being in a healthcare facility bed is a challenging method to spend the holidays, specifically if you're a child.

So on Wednesday, the individuals at St. Joseph's Children's Health center in Tampa used their ham radio devices to make an unique link: a one-way web link to the North Pole!

That was a welcome little bit of relief for kids like 12-year-old Daniel Summa.

" I'm a little unfortunate," Summa confessed. Besides, this year, he and a lot of various other children are embeded the healthcare facility, unsure if they would certainly be able to let Santa recognize what's on their wish list.

" Just attempting to make the best of it as well as have as much enjoyable as I can," he stated.

Rather than them checking out Santa at the neighborhood shopping mall this year, St. Nick is checking out Summa and o…

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