[amsat-bb] Re: FCC Part 97 Report and Order - ISS

A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) farmer.aj at gmail.com
Wed Oct 11 16:49:22 PDT 2006

On 10/11/06, Trevor <m5aka at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:
> The recent FCC Report and Order (R&O) has a couple of changes relating to
> Amateur Radio and the ISS.
> ----
> The FCC has issued a Report and Order (R&O) to amend Part 97 of the Amateur
> Radio Service rules, see

Thanks for posting this Trevor!  In addition to rebroadcast of ISS,
this finally makes Kenwood "SkyCommand" legal in the U.S.

I note the document indicates "Adopted:  October 4, 2006".  Am I to
understand that this means these amendments to Part 97 are now in
effect, or is there a further step required by the FCC?

A.J. Farmer, AJ3U

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