[amsat-bb] Ham Radio are permitter on Carnival Cruises

Paul Stoetzer n8hm at arrl.net
Thu Jan 14 15:11:06 UTC 2016

The Carnival Liberty is registered in Panama. An IARP will suffice:


Paul, N8HM

On Thu, Jan 14, 2016 at 10:09 AM, Glen Zook via AMSAT-BB
<amsat-bb at amsat.org> wrote:
> Except the fact that all the Carnival ships are of Bahamian registry and that, under international regulations, one must have a Bahamas reciprocal license to operate aboard the ship.  Such a license is available but does cost $25.00.
> http://www.waterwayradio.net/intl_operating.htm
>  Glen, K9STH
> AMSAT 239 / LM 463
> Website: http://k9sth.net
>       From: Douglas Phelps <dphelps1 at ameritech.net>
>  To: AMSAT BB <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
>  Sent: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 8:59 PM
>  Subject: [amsat-bb] Ham Radio are permitter on Carnival Cruises
> I just read the complete list of prohibited and confiscated items.  Under EXCEPTIONS I found the following:
>   - Ham Radios/Amateur Radio Equipment: Permitted to be used on board.
> Looks like we do not even need to ask permission.  Terrific!!!!!
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