1MT Giulio Salom, Palazzo Spinelli, Venice 1925
Giulio Salom 1MT, later I0ACL, was the first in Italy to obtain a special licence from Posts and Telegraphs to construct his own equipment, on 1st December 1923. On 9 December 1923 on a wavelength of 200 metres he carried out a two hour telegraphy contact with 2HF near Birmingham, England. He made the first Atlantic crossing from Italy in 1924, and in 1925 received a gold medal for the greatest number of contacts with the U.S.A..He was the Italian representative during the formation of the I.A.R.U. Later he became President of the A.R.I.
Palazzo Spinelli - Venezia (Venice) Italy