August 22, 2017
- May 31, 2017Hello EDR
REGULATION 2017 “THE BEST HAM RADIO 2017”
The Tango Whisky Italia Group is setting up a diploma called “THE BEST HAM RADIO 2017” open to all Radio Amateurs of any Nation.
The event will take place from 1.6.2017 to 31.12.2017.
Operating amateur bands and operating modes are at complete discretion of the only one calling station, IUØFBK, that will give different points depending on which mode and band is used, will use unusual bands for diplomas, for VHF and UHF will call from locations favorable to long-distance communication and mainly in vertical polarization.
The IUØFBK calling station can be contacted more than once only on different days or in different bands and modes (including SSTV).
If you get minimum 100 points you can get the Diploma of participation, free of charge in PNG format, but there will be only one award winner who will also receive the Diploma to certify that he/she is “THE BEST HAM RADIO 2017”.
You do not need to send the log, just ask marcoiu0fbk [dot] it .
The general ranking can be consulted – for your possible check - on the frequently updated website www.iu0fbk.it .
The regulation is written and drafted by QSLM IUØFBK Marco.
- March 18, 2017
ARI 90 YEARS AWARD
To celebrate the 90th Anniversary of the A.R.I. the main Italian Radioamateur Association, since March 1st 2017 to December 31st 2017, many Italian Clubstation will be on air on all bands and all modes.
These Stations can be easily detected from prefix IQ. They will give a code called SASC. Each SASC has this structure:
Letter ARI90 Number
The letter identifies the Italian Region and the number identifies the Clubstation among same Region.
Each month 2 Italian Regions will be on air. The Italian Regions are 20. On March 2017 the Regions involved are: Piedmont - P and Sicily - T
To claim this Award European Stations must work at least 15 Italian Regions, Extra-European Stations at least 10 Regions. QSL cards are not requested. GCR list accepted.
The Award is free of costs and it will be sent as PDF file.
From May to December there will be on air also 2 Headquarter Special Event Stations that will give a SASC starting with letter H
On April 22nd only (during the Marconi Day) there will be on air 10 Marconian Stations (detectable from prefix IY) that will pass 10 SASC starting with letter Y
One missed Region can be replaced by one SES or by one Marconian Station
Two missed Regions can be replaced by one SAS and one Marconian Station.
All these SASC will be valid also for ASC-Award.
more info in english language at:
Thank you for your attention. Please spread this info to your members that could be interested in this Award
73 de Pier Luigi, IK2UVR / N2UVR
ARI HF Award Manager
ik2uvrari [dot] it