EL-CID Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the definition of the EL-CID acronym?

EL-CID stands for the Equipment Location Certification Information Database. The main purpose of the EL-CID is the creation and maintenance of spectrum certification applications for major U.S. Federal telecommunication systems along with their supporting equipment and location data.

Where can I get a physical copy of the EL-CID software?

Requests for the EL-CID software on a CD should be sent to the EL-CID Help email address: elcidhelp@jsc-eses.com

Can I use the EL-CID software to submit Federal Government equipment certifications to NTIA?

Contact Binyam (Ben) Tadesse (btadesse@ntia.doc.gov) for directions on how to submit Federal Government equipment certifications using EL-CID.