This is the reaction I got when I ask U2.com
Thank you for reaching out to Fan Club Support. I will be glad to assist you.
I apologize for the delay. I looked into this for you and found that we should expect shipping to start in August.
If you need anything else, please reply to this email and let us know.
then I of course asked the following
Thanks for the reply and the info, As this is known why is this not on U2.com as news item ?.
I am not the only one who has these questions, look in the zooto