100 years of the Polish Scouting and Guiding Association
12 Feb 2018 author: R4AS

100 years ago after the congress of Lublin, Poland (1918, November, the 1st-2nd) the polish scouting organisations had decided to form The Polish Scouting and Guiding Association (ZHP).
During 2018 special stations will have calls XX100ZHP or XX0ZHP (XX – polish prefix 3Z, HF, SN, SO, SP or SQ).
An award has been established for this event. Rules and QSO search available at:

Milestones of science in the history of radio
31 Dec 2017 author: R4AS

The “MILESTONE SCIENTISTS IN THE HYSTORY OF RADIO” award is an international, worldwide award organized by A.R.I. Fidenza, a group of Radioamateurs affiliated to A.R.I., Associazione Radioamatori Italiani (Italian Radioamateur League), aimed to honour and commemorate some of the most eminent scientists who have given a paramount, fundamental contribution to the theoretical, experimental and technological development of the Radio Communications technology. The award period lasts the whole year 2018 : every month of the year is dedicated to one specific scientist and is associated to a different special callsign.
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20 years of Russian Contest Club
13 Sep 2017 author: R4AS

The Contest marathon: «RCC 20 YEARS» is part of events to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Russian Contest Club (RCC).
Dates of the contest marathon:
Start: 21:00 UTC -13 sep 2017
Finish: 21:00 UTC - 16 sep 2017

Available different awards for participants. Rules, TOP and QSO searching -

New international version
08 Sep 2017 author: R4AS