Possible updates to the HF band plan for North and South
America will be on the agenda at this year's conference of Region 2 of the
International Amateur Radio Union (IARU), and input is sought on suggested
changes … but there is a March 1 deadline. The band plan is voluntary and
specific regulations of government agencies such as the FCC take precedence.
According to the ARRL, interested hams should study the current bandplan at
> and e-mail any suggested changes by
to their national association. A list of contact information is at