Íslenskir Radíóamatörar

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Íslenskir Radíóamatörar
Icelandic Radio Amateurs
Íslenskir Radíóamatörar (logo).png
Abbreviation ÍRA
Formation August 14, 1946[1]
Type Non-profit organization
Purpose Advocacy, Education
Region served
Official language
Jón Þóroddur Jónsson, TF3JA
Affiliations International Amateur Radio Union
Website http://www.ira.is/

The Íslenskir Radíóamatörar, ÍRA, in English, Icelandic Radio Amateurs is a national non-profit organization for amateur radio enthusiasts in Iceland. Key membership benefits of the IRA include the sponsorship of amateur radio operating awards and radio contests, and a QSL bureau for those members who regularly communicate with amateur radio operators in other countries. IRA represents the interests of Icelandic amateur radio operators before Icelandic and international telecommunications regulatory authorities. IRA publishes a monthly membership magazine called CQ TF.[1] IRA is the national member society representing Iceland in the International Amateur Radio Union.[2]

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  1. ^ a b Íslenskir Radíóamatörar (2008). "About ÍRA". Retrieved Aug. 24, 2017.
  2. ^ International Amateur Radio Union (2008). "Member Societies". Retrieved Aug. 1, 2008.