International Telecommunications Union supports Captioned Radio by pushing ITU standards recommendation ITU-R BS 1894

Back to top

On May 25, 2011 the ITU announced that balloting had been completed by the 192 member countries and that Captioned Radio, a standard that has been in the making for over two years was successfully adopted as a consensus recommendation.  The document strongly encourages all of the internationally recognized digital radio systems to add Captioned Radio transmissions and for consumer electronics manufacturers to build products for the new service.  Click here for the full text of this document.

 

Posted May 25, 2011