The 29th meeting of the Permanent Consultative Committee II of the Inter-American Telecommunications Commission (CITEL) started Monday, June 26, 2017 in the city of Orlando, Florida. Among the matters of interest for the radio amateurs to be discussed there are the IARP, emergency communications and satellites.

In the photo (l-to-r):  José Arturo Molina, YS1MS/KD2GXZ, IARU-R2 secretary; Tom Gallagher, NY2RF, ARRL Chief Executive Officer; Flávio Archangelo, PY2ZX, from LABRE/IARU-R2; and  Jonathan Siverling, WB3ERA from ARRL.