Apparently by the end of the week Italian stations will have access to the 70MHz band again.
Babel Fish translation - for what its worth........
CLASSIFIED MESSAGE TO THE INTERESTED ONES TO THE BAND OF THE 70 MHZ
I wish comunicarvi as the Defense Ministry - in particular the military Agency of allocation of the frequencies - has very recently accepted the demand reached from an eminent titular Ordinary University professor for an university course of telecommunicationses of being able to lead a campaign demonstrative/experiences them in band 70 MHz with the involvement of the students, which will be only possible thanks to the amateur radios operator who will contribute to put it in feet.
Reached by now the permission of the Defense Ministry, the use of the 70 MHz will become lawyer not hardly the Ministry of the Economic Development - Communications will release the relative authorization - presumablly opened the Italian amateur radios operator in general terms - which have orally confirmed me will reach very quickly and therefore in useful time for being able to take advantage of the best propagativo period of the year.
Regarding the operating modalities, the original demand made reference how much was established relatively to the activities in 70 MHz for years 2007 and 2008, that is:
Â· authorized localities: national territory with exception of one wraps wide 30 Km from the borders of France, Switzerland and Austria
Â· authorized frequencies: 70,100 - 70,200 - 70,300 MHz
Â· authorized bandwidth: 25 kHz
Â· authorized modalities: all till the maximum of the authorized bandwidth
Â· authorized antennas: omnidirectional and directives
Â· the admitted maximum power: 25 Watt EIRP
It will be now my cure to contribute to organize of the â€œevents four metersâ€