At the International Amateur Radio Union Region 1 2014 General Conference helt in Varna-Albena, Bulgaria from 21–27 September 2014 the following recommendations were made concerning 70 MHz:
- Deleted the RTTY allocation, 70,300 MHz, in the bandplan
- The reference frequency for WSPR transmissions is the center of the four transmitted frequencies.
- It is emphasized that all frequencies in the bandplan refer to the frequency transmitted in the air and not any radio dial etc.
- A 24 hours contest will be held on the same week-end as the 50 MHz contest
- IARU contest logs deadline is the second Monday after the contest