Government Entities

Census  U.S. Census Bureau 
FAA  Federal Aviation Administration 
FCC - Enforcement  Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - Enforcement Bureau 
FCC - International  Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - International Bureau 
FCC - Media  Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - Media Bureau 
FCC - Wireless  Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - Wireless Telecommunications Bureau 
FEMA  Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) 
GPO FCC Rules  FCC Rules - From the G.P.O. 
NIST  National Institute of Standards & Technology 
NTIA  National Telecommunications Information Administration - NTIA - (NRC) 
USGS  U.S. Geological Survey 

 

  Broadcast Industry Groups & Associations

AFCCE  Association of Federal Communications Consulting Engineers 
AIB  Association for International Broadcasting 
ANSI  American National Standards Institute 
APCO  Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials 
APTS  Association of Public Television Stations 
ARRL  The American Radio Relay League, Incorporated 
ATSC  Advanced Television Systems Committee 
AWRT  American Women in Radio and Television, Inc. 
BEA  Broadcast Education Association 
BKSTS  The Moving Image Society 
CAB  Canadian Association of Broadcasters 
CBI  Collegiate Broadcasters, Inc. 
CEA/CES  Consumer Electronics Association 
CPB  Corporation for Public Broadcasting 
CRB  Country Radio Broadcasters 
FCBA  Federal Communications Bar Association 
IBC  International Broadcasting Convention 
ICCE  IEEE Consumer Electronics Society 
IEEE  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc 
IEEE-BTS  IEEE Broadcast Technology Society 
IEEE-COMSOC  IEEE Communications Society 
IRTS  International Radio & Television Society Foundation 
MSTV  Association for Maximum Service Television, Inc. 
MTR  Museum of Television & Radio 
NAB  National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) 
NABA  North American Broadcasters Association 
NAFB  National Association of Farm Broadcasters 
NATPE  National Association of TV Program Executives 
NCTA  National Cable Television Association 
NFCB  National Federation of Community Broadcasters 
NRB  National Religious Broadcasters 
OITP  Order of the Iron Test Pattern 
RTNDA  Radio-Television News Directors Association 
RTS  Royal Television Society 
SBE  Society of Broadcast Engineers, Inc. 
SCTE  Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers 
SMPTE  Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers 
WCA  Wireless Communications Association International 
WICT  Women In Cable & Telecommunications 

 

  Broadcast Entities

BBC  British Broadcasting Corporation 
CBC  Canadian Broadcasting Corporation 
NPR  National Public Radio, Inc. 
PBS  Public Broadcasting Service 
PRI  Public Radio International 
VOA  Voice of America 

 

  Service Providers

VTS  Vertical Technology Services 

 

  Manufacturers & Vendors

BE  Broadcast Electronics 
Cielo  Cielo Networks, Inc. 
Delta Electronics  Delta Electronics, Inc. 
Dielectric  Dielectric Communications 
ERI  Electronics Research, Inc. 
Gates Air (was Harris)  Gates Air 
Jampro  Jampro Antennas Inc. 
Kintronics  Kintronic Labs 
Nautel  Nautel Limited 
Phasetek  Phasetek Inc. 
Potomac  Potomac Instruments, Inc. 
Shively  Shively Labs