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

A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) farmer.aj at gmail.com
Wed Oct 11 16:53:38 PDT 2006

I just did a little digging and answered my own question. :-)

"The changes will go into effect 30 days after the R&O is published in
the Federal Register."


On 10/11/06, A.J. Farmer (AJ3U) <farmer.aj at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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
> http://www.aj3u.com

A.J. Farmer, AJ3U

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