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CD-ROM and DVD Publications 

Individual issues or yearly subscriptions for several titles on CD-ROM or DVD The collection of documents provided on each CD-ROM or DVD are fully indexed and searchable. Add titles to cart or download the associated Publication Notice and return a completed copy to ITU Sales.  Discounts are available for ITU Members, administrations of Least Developed Countries (LDC's) and university libraries. Click here for the license agreement.


 Recent CD-ROM and DVD Publications
List IV - List of Coast Stations and Special Service Stations
This List, contains information (i.e. call sign, MMSI, geographical coordinates, transmitting and receiving frequencies, etc.) of coast stations that; provide watch-keeping using digital selective calling techniques and public correspondence service; transmit medical advice, navigational and meteorological warnings and urgent information (MSI) by means of narrow-band direct-printing techniques, meteorological bulletins, notices to navigators, radio time signals and AIS. It also contains information of Port stations, Pilot stations, Coast earth stations, VTS stations, contact information of Rescue coordination centers, SAR Agencies and Navarea coordinators. It should be noted that no supplements will be printed between two editions. However, a file containing a compilation of changes, notified to this List, will be made available for information, free of charge, through the ITU MARS webpage http://www.itu.int/ITU-R/go/mars
Edition of 2013  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

List IV contains important information for the mariner in relation to radiocommunications, including GMDSS (Global Maritime Distress and Safety System) and CP (Public Correspondence) services. Detailed information is provided in relation to the facilities available at each maritime coast radio station. These stations may provide watch-keeping using digital selective calling (DSC) techniques and radiotelephony. The frequencies for transmitting and receiving and the geographical coordinates for each station are listed. Details of additional services such as medical advice, navigational and meteorological warnings, MSI (Maritime Safety Information), AIS (Automatic Identification System), meteorological bulletins and radio time signals are also provided, along with hours of service and operational frequencies. List IV also contains information on port stations, pilot stations, coast Earth stations, VTS stations, contact information of RCC (Rescue Coordination Centres), SAR agencies, Navarea coordinators and AtoNs (AIS Aids to Navigation). It should be noted that no supplements will be printed between two editions. However, a file containing a compilation of changes, notified to this List, will be made available for information, free of charge, through the ITU MARS webpage http://www.itu.int/ITU-R/go/mars Available.
Available inCD/DVD  
Other editions:   Edition of 2011  
 
List V - List of Ship Stations and Maritime Mobile Service Identity Assignments

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Edition of 2014  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

The List of Ship Stations and Maritime Mobile Service Identity Assignments (List V) is a service publication prepared and issued, once a year, by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), in accordance with provision no. 20.8 of the Radio Regulations (RR). As stipulated in Appendix 16 to the RR, this List shall be provided to all ship stations for which a Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) installation is required by international agreement. Expected in April 2014; now accepting pre-orders.
Available inCD/DVD  
Other editions:   Edition of 2013  
 
BR International Frequency Information Circular (BR IFIC) - Space Service
BR IFIC Space Services is a service publication now on DVD-ROM and published every two weeks by the Radiocommunication Bureau in accordance with provision Nos. 20.1 to 20.6 and No. 20.15 of the Radio Regulations. It contains information on the frequency assignments to space stations, earth stations or radioastronomy stations submitted by Administrations to the Radiocommunication Bureau for recording in the Master International Frequency Register, as well as those that are submitted under the relevant provisions of the Radio Regulations or which are subject to the Appendices 30, 30A and 30B Plans. The information published corresponds to the recorded assignments as well as the notifications still being processed. Each edition published in 2012 will contain the SRS database, which was formerly sold only separately, now available only with the BR IFIC - Space Service DVD.

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Edition of 2014  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

BR IFIC Space Services is a service publication published every two weeks by the Radiocommunication Bureau in accordance with provision Nos. 20.1-20.6 and No. 20.15 of the Radio Regulations. It contains information on the frequency assignments to space stations, Earth stations or radioastronomy stations submitted by administrations to the Radiocommunication Bureau for recording in the Master International Frequency Register, as well as those that are submitted under the relevant provisions of the Radio Regulations or that are subject to the Appendices 30, 30A and 30B Plans. The information published corresponds to the recorded assignments as well as the notifications still being processed. The SRS database formerly sold separately is now available only in this DVD-ROM. The BR IFIC (Terrestrial Services) DVD-ROM is published at the same time (please see Publication Notice No. 282-14). For additional support and information, please see the BR support page at: http://www.itu.int/ITU-R/go/space-brific/en
Available inCD/DVD   electronic file
Other editions:   Edition of 2013  
 
BR International Frequency Information Circular (BR IFIC) - Terrestrial Services

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Edition of 2014  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

The BR International Frequency Information Circular (BR IFIC) Terrestrial Services is a consolidated regulatory publication issued once every two weeks by the Radiocommunication Bureau, pursuant to the Radio Regulations (Nos. 20.1 to 20.6 and No. 20.15) and various regional agreements. It contains information on the frequency assignments/allotments submitted by administrations to the Radiocommunication Bureau for recording in the Master International Frequency Register and in the various regional or worldwide Plans.The information published corresponds to the recorded assignments/allotments as well as the notifications in process. The BR IFIC may be consulted directly from the DVD-ROM without installing the data and software (some 4 GB). The BR IFIC contains the query software TerRaQ, the program TerRaNotices for creation and validation of electronic notices, the program TerRaNV for validation of electronic notice files generated by administrations, and the Preface in PDF format. The BR IFIC (Space Services) DVD-ROM is published at the same time (please see Publication Notice No. 283-14).
Available inCD/DVD   electronic file
 
ITU-T Recommendations and selected Handbooks - DVD-ROM
2014  New!   Publication Notice with Order Form

Each quarterly edition of this DVD-ROM contains the most current set of ITU-T Recommendations in force. Some Recommendations, not yet available in their final edited format, are included in their provisional prepublished form. Associated software programs are in general included in the DVD-ROM, unless their volume prevents it, in which case they should be bought separately. Also included is a collection of technical Handbooks developed by the ITU Telecommunication Sector in fields such as mitigation measures for telecommunication installations and their protection against electromagnetic effects, formal languages, outside plant, network security, quality of service and network planning.
Available inCD/DVD   paper   electronic file
Other editions:   2013